Pleasant Ridge

Resources for Adults Seeking Counseling

December 28th 2015

Resources for Adults Seeking Counseling (Nan Kerr-Mueller, Dec. 28, 2015) Oakland County, MI – Last month I started a quest to find some counseling help for a young adult in my life. They did not currently have health insurance and were having trouble finding someone that would see them. I started with Easter Seals as […]

Oakland County Parks Taking Applications for Summer Jobs

December 27th 2015

Oakland County Parks Taking Applications for Summer Jobs (Oakland County Parks and Recreation Press Release, Dec. 27, 2015) Oakland County, MI – Calling all college students, senior citizens, high school students age 16 and older, and adults who enjoy working outdoors! Now is the time to start thinking about 2016 summer employment opportunities at Oakland County Parks.* Applications […]

Pleasant Ridge Residents Enjoy Tree Lighting Ceremony

December 22nd 2015

Pleasant Ridge Residents Enjoy Tree Lighting Ceremony (Thomas Treuter, Dec. 22, 2015) Pleasant Ridge, MI – The people of Pleasant Ridge gathered last week to celebrate the season with the traditional lighting of the holiday tree and a visit from Santa Claus and one of his trusty reindeer. Thank you to Thomas Treuter for capturing […]

Novelty Lighters Could be Dangerous Holiday Choice… (video)

December 16th 2015

Novelty Lighters Could be Dangerous Holiday Choice Fire Marshal Says (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 16, 2015, orig. Dec. 15, 2014)   Lighters are not toys. It seems like an obvious statement for adults, but for Ferndale Fire Marshal Brian Batten it is a lesson that cannot be stated enough. Even in the Ferndale area […]

Ferndale: Love and Logic Parenting Education Presentation Jan. 20

December 15th 2015

Ferndale: Love and Logic Parenting Education Presentation Jan. 20 (EVENT page) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Youth Assistance is sponsoring a Family Education Program, “Parenting the Love & Logic Way”. This is a parenting program that is geared towards assisting   parents by teaching them practical parenting techniques. The facilitator is prepared to provide real-life examples of […]

Ferndale: Coolidge Principal Gets Gerstacker Fellowship

December 14th 2015

Ferndale: Coolidge Principal Gets Gerstacker Fellowship (Ferndale Schools Press Release, Dec. 14, 2015) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Schools is proud to announce that Mr. Eric Bruner, Principal of Coolidge Intermediate School, has been selected for the Saginaw Valley State University Gerstacker Fellowship. Mr. Bruner will join nine other K-12 educators from across Michigan to participate in this […]

LGBT Community Considers 2016 Ballot Initiative (video)

December 8th 2015

LGBT Community Considers 2016 Ballot Initiative (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 8, 2015) Ann Arbor, MI – In Michigan it is illegal to discriminate against people based on factors such as race, religion, age and disability. However, discrimination continues against people in the LGBT community because it is legal to do so. In Michigan people […]

Ferndale Schools Seeking New Board Member

December 6th 2015

Ferndale Schools Seeking New Board Member (C. Proxmire, Dec. 6, 2015) Ferndale, MI – With Raylon Leaks-May being elected to City Council, a vacancy on the Ferndale School Board will be coming open at the beginning of the year. Residents who live in the Ferndale School District (which includes part of Ferndale, part of Oak […]

Pleasant Ridge Tree Lighting Dec. 7

November 27th 2015

Pleasant Ridge Tree Lighting Dec. 7 (EVENT page) Pleasant Ridge Tree Lighting at Memorial Park takes place Monday, Dec. 7 at 6pm. Come together as a community to light our Christmas Tree, share in song, enjoy cocoa & cookies, have your picture taken with Santa, and get to meet his reindeer! For any questions, please […]

Make a Holiday Greens Centerpiece at PR Community Center Dec. 4

November 25th 2015

Make a Holiday Greens Centerpiece at PR Community Center Dec. 4 (EVENT page)   Pleasant Ridge Community Center 4 Ridge Road, Pleasant Ridge , MI 48069 Friday, Dec. 4, 2015 at 6:30 pm Enjoy a Raffle, Door Prizes, Appetizers, Dessert & Beverages Create a centerpiece using a square Lucite container (Sample is in Event photo) […]