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Food Inspection Phone Scams

Oakland County Alerts Food Establishments of Food Inspection Phone Scam Oakland County Health Division and the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office are alerting restaurant and food establishment managers about a health inspection scam. Officials report that local restaurants have received calls from individuals claiming to be a health inspector and … [Read More...]

The Women’s Fund is Looking for Grant Recipients

The Women’s Fund is looking for non-profit organizations that are in need of assistance and can benefit from their grants. The Women’s Fund provides grants to local non-profit organizations throughout Oakland County that help improve the lives of women in need. Their goal is to help women in need become financially independent and to have a “purse … [Read More...]

Missing Coonhound McKenzie

Just South of Rochester Hills, mostly in the Troy Area, poster for a lost dog named McKenzie are still up and sightings are still coming in. The wandering Treeing Walker Coonhound went missing June 22, 2016 from a residence in Ferndale. She was spooked by fireworks being set off and jumped a fence. She ran in a blind panic and has been lost ever … [Read More...]

Showcasing Android Apps Created at Avondale High School this Thursday

Teenagers Apply Themselves to Applications Development Avondale High School Computer Programming I students will be showcasing computer games and story programs they have been developing over the past two weeks this Thursday, September 28 from 11:00 a.m. – 12 noon and from 12:35 p.m. – 1:30 p.m. at Avondale High School, 2800 Waukegan … [Read More...]

Rochester Rotarian Walking Across America to Help Prevent Heart Disease

The 1.2 million global members of Rotary are People of Action. From taking on the mission to eradicate Polio to providing clean drinking water, they see possibilities everywhere. That’s why no one should be surprised when, on October 1, local Rochester Rotarian Chuck Woolaver takes the first of over 5 million steps in a walk across America. As a … [Read More...]

Cinematic Movie Characters Come to Life in Downtown Rochester

Downtown Rochester’s fifth annual Rochester Posed event is scheduled for Thursday, October 5 from 7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Participating Downtown Rochester businesses will turn their storefront windows into live mannequin displays. This year’s theme for Rochester Posed is Science Fiction, including timeless favorites such as Ghost Busters and Star … [Read More...]

Brooksie Way Celebrates Ten Years with $30,000 Grant

Innovation Hills to Name Trail the Brooksie Way In celebration of the 10th anniversary, the Brooksie Way has elected to fund one exciting mini-grant application. Thanks to their support, $30,000 will be given to Innovation Hills, formerly known as Riverbend Park, to name a section of trail the Brooksie Way (different from the event of the same … [Read More...]

Dear Crabby, What’s Up with Jim Carrey?

Dear Crabby, What's Up with Jim Carrey? Sincerely, Fannie Funny   Ms. Funny, I'm sure you're referring to the craziness that flowed out his mouth during an interview at New York's Fashion Week, where actor/comedian Jim Carrey spoke about how there really wasn't a Jim Carrey and "there are just things happening ..." I had to look … [Read More...]

Fifth Annual Dutton Farm Fashion Show Sunday October 22

Dutton Farm will host Fifth Annual Fashion Show-Decades at the Royal Park Hotel to Raise Funds for Employment Program Expansion Dutton Farm Inc. is hosting its 5th Annual Fashion Show Fundraiser Sunday, October 22, starting at 12:30 at the Royal Park Hotel to raise funding for their special needs employment program which provides dignified and … [Read More...]

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