15 Pictures from the Ferndale Green Cruise

15 Pictures from the Ferndale Green Cruise (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 14, 2016) Ferndale, MI – With legs pumping instead of pistons and wheels being spun with exercise instead of gasoline, the annual Sierra Club Green Cruise in Downtown Ferndale is a demonstration of people-powered transit. The community’s answer to the massive Dream Cruise event…

Holly Area Murder Still Unsolved, Family Raises $20,000…

Holly Area Murder Still Unsolved, Brueger Family Raises $20,000 for Funeral (CrystalA. Proxmire, Aug. 13, 2016) Holly, MI – A pile of running shoes and flowers forms a memorial on Fish Lake Road where 31-year-old Alley Brueger [Alexandra Nicollette Brueger] was shot four times in the back while she was on her daily 10-mile-run on…

Restaurant Worker at Social in Birmingham Tests Positive for Hepatitis A

Restaurant Worker at Social in Birmingham Tests Positive for Hepatitis A (Oakland County Health Division, Aug. 10, 2016) Birmingham, MI – Oakland County Health Division and Wayne County Wellness Services Division, in coordination with the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services, have identified Hepatitis A infection in a food service worker at the Social…

Berkley Gearing Up for Cruisefest Classic Car Parade Aug 19

Berkley Gearing Up for Cruisefest Classic Car Parade Aug 19 (Event Page) Berkley, MI – Start your engines! Organizers are revving up for the Woodward Dream Cruise kickoff event.  The City of Berkley CruiseFest Planning Committee, city officials and volunteers are working hard to finalize arrangements for the 21st Annual Classic Car Parade that will…

2016 Candidate Interview State Rep Tim Greimel 29th District (video)

2016 Candidate Interview State Rep Tim Greimel 29th District (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug 9, 2016) Auburn Hills, MI – Democratic State House Chair and the State Representative for the 29th District Tim Greimel is running for re-election.  He has served for nearly five years and is eligible for one more term. Greimel is being…

Dems Nominate Suzanna Shkreli to Replace Gilbert on 8th District Congressional Ballot

Dems Nominate Suzanna Shkreli to Replace Gilbert on 8th District Congressional Ballot (Compiled  Aug. 8, 2016) Clarkston, MI – With actress Melissa Gilbert being unable to run due to medical issues, the Democratic Party has nominated Suzanna Shkreli of Clarkston to serve as the Democratic nominee against Republican incumbent Mike Bishop. A statement by the…

Police Search for Killer, Ask Public to Be Aware of Behavior Changes

Police Search for Killer, Ask Public to Be Aware of Behavior Changes (Michigan State Police, Aug. 8, 2016) Rose Township, MI – We are seeking the public’s assistance in identifying further information related to the shooting of 31 year old Alexandra Brueger that occurred on Saturday, July 30th, which was only a week ago, at…

15 Pictures from the Royal Oak Chamber 80th Birthday Celebration

15 Pictures from the Royal Oak Chamber 80th Birthday Celebration (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 6, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Members of the Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce gathered to celebrate the organization’s 80th birthday at a party held Tuesday evening at Strada.  The friendly business owners and representatives mingled while they enjoyed snacks and…

Melting Pot(luck) in Ferndale to Raise Money for Freedom House Detroit Aug. 13

Melting Pot(luck) in Ferndale to Raise Money for Freedom House Detroit Aug. 13 (Event Page) Ferndale, MI – Join us for the inaugural Melting Pot(luck) event series celebrating diversity in our communities! Aug. 13  Renaissance Vineyard Church 1841 Pinecrest, Ferndale, MI 48220 We invite you to register to join us for an exciting new community…