Saturday Jul 26
Detroit Free Press
Marijuana questions head for city ballots
Eugene Telan, left, of Oak Park stands outside the Grosse Pointe Park Public Library with Tim Beck, cofounder of the Safer Michigan Coalition.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Road funding a key issue for Oakland Dems in state House primary
A licensed medical marijuana caregiver, an investment adviser, an attorney, a union leader and an insurance agent are the Democrats competing for an Oakland County state House seat in the Aug. 5 primary.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Marijuana ballot proposal, Vinsetta Garage parking issue highlight Berkley meeting tonight
It's going to be a busy night for the Berkley City Council as they tackle a pair of controversial issues in the city.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Ernest Hemingway 1899-1961: A timeline
Ernest Miller Hemingway born in Oak Park to Clarence E. Hemingway, a family doctor, and Grace Hall Hemingway, a singer and music teacher.
Sun Jul 13, 2014
Affluent community may be player in marijuana debate
Just outside Detroit, in a lakeside Eden of mansions, blue blazers and yacht shoes, Michigan marijuana advocates are testing the waters.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Detroit Free Press
Man arrested after stealing bottle of tequila from Ferndale restaurant
A 34-year-old Oak Park man was arrested Tuesday morning after he stole a bottle of tequila from a Ferndale restaurant and drank it in a city parking lot just one building over from the Ferndale Police station.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Authorities: Tossed cigarette caused Berkley pizzeria fire
Authorities determined a fire that damaged two pizzerias situated side by side in a strip mall Tuesday morning was caused by the careless disposal of a cigarette by a patron the night before.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Greenfield repaving delayed 1-2 weeks
The start of the reconstruction of southbound Greenfield Road, from 8 Mile Road to just north of 9 Mile Road on the Southfield/Oak Park border, has been delayed slightly.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Petitions submitted to legalize marijuana in Berkley
Andrew Cissell, state representative candidate for the 27th District, and Debra Young talk about why marijuana should be legalized in Michigan.
When Votes Roll In, It May be Legal to Roll One Up in More Michigan Cities
Michigan may be about to get more relaxed. Voters in a about 20 Michigan communities - including Berkley, Huntington Woods, Pleasant Ridge, Oak Park and Hazel Park - are expected to vote Nov. 4 on ballot initiatives easing penalties and decriminalizing small amounts of marijuana for adults 21 and older, the Detroit Free Press reports .