2016 Candidate Interview Congressperson Sander “Sandy” Levin 9th District

2016 Candidate Interview Congressperson Sander “Sandy” Levin 9th District (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2016) Roseville, MI – US Congressperson Sander “Sandy” Levin has been in Congress since 1983 and is running for re-election to the 9th District. He is being challenged by Republican Christopher Morse, Libertarian Matthew Orlando and Green Party Candidate John V.…

2016 Candidate Interview Carol Foster for W. Bloomfield Twp. Library Board

2016 Candidate Interview Carol Foster for W. Bloomfield Twp. Library Board (Crystal A. Proxmire Nov. 6, 2016) West Bloomfield Twp, MI – There are seven people running for six seats on the West Bloomfield Township Library Board.  Incumbents Karen Eickmeyer, Judith A. Holtz, Carol A. Kravetz, Ken Macon, Thomas Meyer and Wendy Bidgood are running…

Using Taser, Deputy Subdues Man w/Gun in his Mouth

Using Taser, Deputy Subdues Man w/Gun in his Mouth (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Nov. 6, 2016)   Springfield Twp, MI – INCIDENT: 01:19 hrs. – Springfield Township – Domestic Assault / Suicidal Subject Armed with Rifle / Resisting & Obstructing a Police Officer / – #16-195181 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to 9700 Block of Windsor Lane…

Commissioner Takes Trip to Experience Transit Ahead of RTA Vote

Commissioner Takes Trip  to Experience Transit Ahead of RTA Vote (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 2, 2016) Huntington Woods, MI – With one week to go before the Nov. 8 election, County Commissioner Helaine Zack of Huntington Woods decided to take a non-driving trip herself to see what challenges people without cars face, and to contemplate…

2016 Candidate Interview Deborah Thomas for Michigan Supreme Court Justice

2016 Candidate Interview Deborah Thomas for Michigan Supreme Court Justice (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 1, 2016) Detroit, MI – Deborah Thomas is one of three candidates for Michigan Supreme Court, which is a nonpartisan position.  She is running against Kerry L. Morgan and incumbent Joan Larsen. Thomas has been a Judge in the Third Judicial…

2016 Candidate Interview John McCulloch for Oakland County Treasurer

2016 Candidate Interview John McCulloch for Oakland County Treasurer (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 31, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Republican John P. McCulloch is running for Oakland County Treasurer on the Nov. 8 ballot.  He is running against the current County Treasurer, Democrat Andy Meisner. McCulloch is a former County Commissioner representing Royal Oak and…

Berkley Mayor Stands Up for Staff, State Funding in Annual Speech (video)

Berkley Mayor Stands Up for Staff, State Funding in Annual Speech (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 31, 2016) Berkley, MI – While the State of City address was full of accomplishments and accolades, Berkley Mayor Phil O’Dwyer also used his opportunity to be heard on some of the more difficult challenges facing the community. He…