Family Seeks Tips in Bicyclist’s Death, Funds for Funeral Expenses (video)

Family Seeks Tips in Bicyclist’s Death, Funds for Funeral Expenses (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2016) Ferndale, MI – The mother of 49-year-old Michael Proxmire spoke to the media on Monday about her son’s death.  Marie Winekoff of Royal Oak cried as she sat on camera with Ferndale Police Sgt. Baron Brown and asked…

Smiles and Sculptures from Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival

Smiles and Sculptures from Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 11, 2016) Ferndale, MI – Paige Ayer and her family came all the way from Amherstburg Canada to check out the ice sculptures and reindeer of the Ferndale Holiday Ice Festival.  “I like seeing the sculptures. They’re neat,” she said.  “I take pictures…

Rats, Leaves, Recycling, & Bikes: Ferndale’s New Civic Tech Solutions

Rats, Leaves, Recycling, & Bikes: Ferndale’s New Civic Tech Solutions (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 7, 2016) Ferndale, MI- How can technology help residents and their local government to connect and solve problems in communities? That’s what students at the University of Michigan Citizen Interaction Design Program explored for the last three months in a partnership…

Shift Ensemble Holiday Concert in Huntington Woods Dec. 18

Shift Ensemble Holiday Concert in Huntington Woods Dec. 18 (EVENT page) Huntington Woods, MI – The newly formed Shift Ensemble Detroit will be presenting “Christmas Time is Here: A Concert of Holiday Reflection and Celebration” on December 18, 2016 at 3:00 p.m. in the Sanctuary of Huntington Woods Lutheran Church. Featuring holiday favorites from A…

Berkley Rotary Holiday Concert Dec. 21

Berkley Rotary Holiday Concert Dec. 21 (EVENT page)   Berkley, MI – Berkley Rotary Holiday Concert – Wed. Dec. 21, 2016 at 7pm Berkley High School Auditorium 2325 Catalpa Drive  FREE concert and light refreshments sponsored by Berkley Rotary Club, Lions Club International and Berkley Chamber of Commerce.  The concert features students from Berkley Schools.…

Vietnam Vets Lapel-Pinning Ceremony in Holly Dec. 16

Vietnam Vets Lapel-Pinning Ceremony in Holly Dec. 16 (EVENT page) Holly, MI – Michigan Senate Majority Floor Leader Mike Kowall and Sen. Dave Robertson on Tuesday announced they are sponsoring a Vietnam veteran lapel-pinning ceremony on Friday, Dec. 16 in commemoration of the 50-year anniversary of the war. Kowall, R-White Lake, and Robertson, R-Grand Blanc, are hosting the second “Welcome Home…

Pontiac Community Calendar – Dec. 8, 2016

Pontiac Community Calendar (Mike McGuinness, Dec. 8, 2016) – Goldner Walsh Garden & Home Wreaths Workshop (Saturday, December 10th) – If you’re looking to create a stylish item for the holiday season, come pay them a visit on Orchard Lake Road. For information, contact them at (248) 332-6430.   – Pontiac Creative Arts Center Panda Express Fundraiser, with Proceeds from…

Ferndale Resident Donates… to Almost Home Animal Rescue League

Ferndale Resident Donates Giving Tuesday Funds to Almost Home Animal Rescue League (Citizens Bank, Dec. 6, 2016) FERNDALE, MI ­– For his outstanding commitment to the community, Ferndale resident John Stanaszek has been selected by Citizens Bank to receive its annual Credo Champion for Community Award. As part of the award and in celebration of…