Today is July 25, 2017
Ray, MI 48096

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Tuesday, July 25th, 2017

  • | 5:00pm - | Business, Chamber, Networking
    - 5:00pm Networking
    5:30pm Presentation

    Guest Speaker: John Walsh, Director of Strategy, Office of Governor Rick Snyder

    About John Walsh:
    John Walsh is the Director of Strategy for Governor Rick Snyder. Previously, he served as Speaker Pro Tempore of the Michigan House of Representatives from 2011 to 2014. First elected to the House in 2008 from the 19th District (Livonia), Mr. Walsh served on various committees during his tenure, including Judiciary (Chair), Tax (Vice Chair), Commerce, Education and Appropriations. Recognized by his peers as the most effective Legislator in 2013 and as Legislator of the Year by MIRS News in 2014, Mr. Walsh was also recognized as Legislator of the Year by the Police Officers Association of Michigan, the Michigan Police Chiefs Association, the Michigan Social Workers Association, and the Soft Drink Association. He may be best known as negotiating the “Grand Bargain” which helped usher the end of bankruptcy in the City of Detroit.

    Prior to his work in the Legislature, Mr. Walsh was an Executive at Schoolcraft College. His responsibilities included development, government and external relations, grants, and related administrative and legal matters. He was also responsible for the College’s Business Development Center, its food service department and the Schoolcraft College VisTaTech Center, a 120,000 square foot conference and corporate training facility. Of particular note, Mr. Walsh was Executive Director of the award winning Schoolcraft College Culinary Arts program, recognized as one of the best programs in the world.

    Prior to joining Schoolcraft College, Mr. Walsh was a founder and principal with the law firm of Raymond, Walsh & Enwright, PC, specializing in mergers and acquisitions, finance, and general corporate law. During his tenure there, he hosted Law Talk, a one-hour cable show that appeared in 47 communities in western Wayne and Oakland counties. He had previously been a member of Lewis, White & Clay, PC, and was senior counsel with Unisys Corporation.

    He received his Juris Doctorate from Wayne State University College of Law (1987), and his B.A. in political science from James Madison College of Michigan State University (1984), majoring in public policy analysis.
    UHY Advisors, LLP
    12900 Hall Road, Suite 500 Sterling Heights MI 48313
    Jon Kozesky 202.577.3075 DetroitNTMA@gmail.com

Wednesday, July 26th, 2017

  • | NATL - Government
    - On this date in 1947, President Truman signed legislation unifying the two branches of the armed forces into the Department of Defense. The branches merged were the Army and the Navy. The Air Force was separated from the Army at the same time and made an independent force.
     
           

Thursday, July 27th, 2017

  • - A special remembrance of the veterans of the Korean War, and especially those of the US and allied combatants who made the ultimate sacrifice in Korea. The display of the US flag is encouraged on this day.
     
           

Friday, July 28th, 2017

  • | NATL - Historical
    - This war is also known as the First World War or the Great War. It was a global war originating in Europe that began on July 28th,1914 and lasted until November 11th,1918. The assignation of the Archduke Francis Ferdinand and his wife by a Serbian nationalist is what provoked this war. Austria-Hungary declared war on Serbia, which was the formal beginning of the war.
     
           

Saturday, July 29th, 2017

  • | 6:00pm - 9:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Comedy, improv, dinner theater, murder mystery
    - America's LARGEST Murder Mystery Dinner Show is the show to see in Oakland County. This event includes a 4-course plated dinner and a hilarious interactive murder mystery dinner show. For over a decade, The Dinner Detective has been entertaining people nationwide, from Los Angeles to Boston. Be the first of your friends to see what the hype is about.
    The Embassy Suites
    850 Tower Drive Troy MI 48098
    The Dinner Detective 866.496.0535 info.013@thedinnerdetective.com
  • | 9:00pm - 4:00pm | Local Events, Estate Sale, Garage Sale, Liquidation, Furniture
    - This home has a variety of collectibles, tools, and furnishings that will enhance the look and feel in your own home.



    These Items include:

    Women's Jewelry
    Lenox, Lefton, Lena Liu, and Danbury Mint
    Collectible porcelain figurines
    Art Work by Bertrand and Pamela Gladding
    Kitchen appliances (Hamilton Beach, Oster)
    Decorative end tables, coffee tables, and stands
    Vintage recreation room furniture
    Vintage electronics
    Audio entertainment by Panasonic and Sony
    Craftsman Tools
    Lawn and Garden tools
    Seth Thomas Triple Chime Grandfather Clock
    Variety of unique Radios and CD Players
    Selection of Rare Porcelain Dolls
    IBM Selectic II Typewriter
    Large assortment of house hold decoratives
    Kenmore Hepa Air Cleaner
    Kenmore Air purifier
    A Variety of Books 
    and much much more!!!

    Olympic Parkway Waterford MI 48329
    Terry Ondusky 248.836.8244 TOndusky@caringtransitions.net

Sunday, July 30th, 2017

  • | 9:00pm - 4:00pm | Local Events, Estate Sale, Garage Sale, Liquidation, Furniture
    - This home has a variety of collectibles, tools, and furnishings that will enhance the look and feel in your own home.



    These Items include:

    Women's Jewelry
    Lenox, Lefton, Lena Liu, and Danbury Mint
    Collectible porcelain figurines
    Art Work by Bertrand and Pamela Gladding
    Kitchen appliances (Hamilton Beach, Oster)
    Decorative end tables, coffee tables, and stands
    Vintage recreation room furniture
    Vintage electronics
    Audio entertainment by Panasonic and Sony
    Craftsman Tools
    Lawn and Garden tools
    Seth Thomas Triple Chime Grandfather Clock
    Variety of unique Radios and CD Players
    Selection of Rare Porcelain Dolls
    IBM Selectic II Typewriter
    Large assortment of house hold decoratives
    Kenmore Hepa Air Cleaner
    Kenmore Air purifier
    A Variety of Books 
    and much much more!!!

    Olympic Parkway Waterford MI 48329
    Terry Ondusky 248.836.8244 TOndusky@caringtransitions.net
  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enter First Quarter phase at 11:23 AM, EDT.
     
           

Tuesday, August 1st, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Celebrate this special day by going out with your girlfriends, to a movie, out to eat or shopping.
     
           

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - August 3rd-6th. Grant Park, Chicago, IL. Music festival started in 1991 by Perry Farrell. Today's Lollapalooza spans more than 115 acres, a diverse array of more than 130 artists, multiple stages and lots more! Annually, the last weekend in July or first weekend in August.
     
           

Friday, August 4th, 2017

Saturday, August 5th, 2017

  • | 6:00pm - 9:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Comedy, improv, dinner theater, murder mystery
    - America's LARGEST Murder Mystery Dinner Show is the show to see in Oakland County. This event includes a 4-course plated dinner and a hilarious interactive murder mystery dinner show. For over a decade, The Dinner Detective has been entertaining people nationwide, from Los Angeles to Boston. Be the first of your friends to see what the hype is about.
    The Embassy Suites
    850 Tower Drive Troy MI 48098
    The Dinner Detective 866.496.0535 info.013@thedinnerdetective.com

Sunday, August 6th, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - Sisters Day is your chance to celebrate the spirit of sisterhood. Show your sister whether by birth, adoption or best friend that is like a sister, appreciation and recognition for the special relationship that is shared. Sisters day is annually the first Sunday in August.
     
           

Monday, August 7th, 2017

  • | NATL - Sports and Entertainment
    - August 7-13 at Quail Hollow Club, Charlotte, NC. The 99th championship conducted by the Professional Golfers' Association of America. For information visit click for details
     
           
  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Known as the sturgeon moon by Native American tribes of New England and The Great Lakes. Moon enters Full Moon phase at 2:11 PM, EDT.
     
           
  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Partial eclipse of the moon. Visible in Asia, Europe, Africa, and Australia.
     
           

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - August 9-13. Among the best-known and most spectacular meteor showers are the Perseids, peaking about Aug 10-12. As many as 50-100 may be seen in a single night. Wish upon a "falling star"!
     
           

Thursday, August 10th, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - The most popular campfire treat is celebrated each year on August 10th. This delicious, sticky and gooey treat is loved by millions across the United States. Traditionally, S'mores consist of roasted marshmallows, a slab of chocolate and is enclosed by graham crackers making a yummy sandwich! Credited with creating the sandwich is Girl Scout Loretta Crew, her recipe for 'Some Mores' was published in 'Tramping and Trailing With The Girl Scouts'.
     
           

Saturday, August 12th, 2017

  • | 6:00pm - 9:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Comedy, improv, dinner theater, murder mystery
    - America's LARGEST Murder Mystery Dinner Show is the show to see in Oakland County. This event includes a 4-course plated dinner and a hilarious interactive murder mystery dinner show. For over a decade, The Dinner Detective has been entertaining people nationwide, from Los Angeles to Boston. Be the first of your friends to see what the hype is about.
    The Embassy Suites
    850 Tower Drive Troy MI 48098
    The Dinner Detective 866.496.0535 info.013@thedinnerdetective.com

Monday, August 14th, 2017

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enters Last Quarter phase at 9:15 PM, EDT.
     
           
  • | NATL - Historical
    - The anniversary of President Harry Truman's announcement that Japan had surrendered to the Allies, which had set off celebrations across the United States.
     
           

Tuesday, August 15th, 2017

  • | NATL - Public Interest
    - A day to celebrate and do something fun with your best friend! Go to a movie, shopping, get something to eat, play a game, or just hang out and be together.
     
           

Saturday, August 19th, 2017

  • | 6:00pm - 9:00pm | Arts and Entertainment, Comedy, improv, dinner theater, murder mystery
    - America's LARGEST Murder Mystery Dinner Show is the show to see in Oakland County. This event includes a 4-course plated dinner and a hilarious interactive murder mystery dinner show. For over a decade, The Dinner Detective has been entertaining people nationwide, from Los Angeles to Boston. Be the first of your friends to see what the hype is about.
    The Embassy Suites
    850 Tower Drive Troy MI 48098
    The Dinner Detective 866.496.0535 info.013@thedinnerdetective.com

Sunday, August 20th, 2017

  • | 1:00pm - 4:00pm | Local Events, History Historic Village Park activities
    - The Waterford Historical Society presents “Summer Sundays in the Village”. No hoopla, just history! Spend a leisurely Sunday afternoon with us walking our Historic Village at your own pace. Stuff a mattress or “wash” some clothes. Pack a lunch and enjoy Fish Hatchery Park. Free admission. Sundays: August 20 and September 17 from 1:00 p.m.-4:00 p.m. We are located in Fish Hatchery Park at 4490 Hatchery Road in Waterford. For more information please call 248-683-2697
    Waterford Historical Society, Fish Hatchery Park
    4490 Hatchery Road Waterford MI 48329
    Sally Strait 248.683.2697 sstrait649@comcast.net

Monday, August 21st, 2017

  • | NATL - Moon Phases
    - Moon enters New Moon phase at 2:30 PM, EDT.
     
           

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