Clawson

State Senate 13th District and State Rep. 41st District Forum Oct. 13

October 3rd 2014

State Senate 13th District and State Rep. 41st District Forum Oct. 13 (LWV Press Release, Oct. 3, 2014) League of Women Voters Troy Area Presents Candidate’s Night for State Senate District #13 & State Representative District #41 Location: Clawson City Hall (south entrance), 425 N. Main Street October 13, 2014: 7 – 9pm The League […]

Education Advocates Connect Across District Borders (video)

September 30th 2014

Education Advocates Connect Across District Borders (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 30, 2014) “It was about one month ago that I went to my mailbox and I opened it to find a letter from the EAA [Educational Achievement Authority]… This was a letter that was inviting my child to attend an EAA school, or shall […]

Clawson Chamber Hosts Fall Auction Oct. 2

September 26th 2014

Clawson Chamber Hosts Fall Auction Oct. 2 (Clawson Chamber of Commerce Press Release, Sept. 26, 2014) The Clawson Chamber of Commerce is hosting their annual Fall Auction, Raffle and Strolling Dinner on Oct. 2, 2014 from 6-10pm at Club Venetian (29310 John R, Madison Heights). The event raises money for Chamber activities, including providing min-grants […]

President Signs Disaster Declaration, FEMA Funding Available

September 25th 2014

President Signs Disaster Declaration, FEMA Funding Available (White House Press Release, Sept. 25, 2014) The President today declared a major disaster exists in the State of Michigan and ordered federal aid to supplement state, tribal, and local recovery efforts in the area affected by severe storms and flooding during the period of August 11-13, 2014. […]

Royal Oak Waits on Waiving Permit Fees, Vote in October

September 23rd 2014

Royal Oak Waits on Waiving Permit Fees, Vote in October (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 23, 2104) The Royal Oak City Commission has not yet decided if they will waive building permit fees for residents impacted by the Aug. 11 flooding. Clawson, Ferndale, Huntington Woods and Oak Park have given windows of opportunities for residents to […]

August Trash Totals Are In, Claim Deadline Approaches

September 20th 2014

August Trash Totals Are In, Claim Deadline Approaches (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 20, 2014)  NOTE: An earlier version said Ferndale was the third highest in terms of trash.  This was an error and has been corrected. -cp SOCRRA (South Oakland County Resource Recovery Authority) has released the trash tally for the month of August, showing […]

Flood Follow Up…Push for Presidential Declaration of Disaster

September 19th 2014

Flood Follow Up: Most Michigan Members of Congress Push for Presidential Declaration of Disaster (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 19, 2014) With over a billion dollars’ worth of damage to Michigan communities in the wake of the Aug. 11, 2014 flood, Michigan’s elected officials are reaching out to Washington for help. Earlier this week Governor Rick […]

Special Effects Makeup Demo in Clawson Oct. 6

September 16th 2014

Special Effects Makeup Demo in Clawson Oct. 6 Oh the Horror! Special Effects Makeup Demo will take place at Blair Library in Clawson on Monday, Oct. 6 at 7pm. Professional FX artists Keith Faychak and Paula Matney from Kepa FX will demonstrate how to make latex scars with fake blood. Faychak is well-known for his […]

Sweetness and Strength at Downtown Clawson Block Party (video)

September 14th 2014

Sweetness and Strength at Downtown Clawson Block Party (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 14, 2014) Family fun came in multiple flavors at the Downtown Clawson Block Party on Saturday. Dozens of Clawsonites picnicked in the closed-off section of Main Street, enjoying food from local restaurants and playing games for kids and adults. New this year […]

Acting Out Kids Community Theater’s: 30 Reasons Not to be in a Play, Sept 19-20

September 11th 2014

Acting Out Kids Community Theater’s: 30 Reasons Not to be in a Play, Sept 19-20 (press release, Sept 11, 2014) Acting Out Kids Community Theatre is proud to present: 30 REASONS NOT TO BE IN A PLAY! Performances will be at the Clawson High School Auditorium Performance Dates: Friday, Sept. 19 – 7:00pm Saturday, Sept. […]