Meet the Dancers: Jennifer Lucarelli

Her Flagstar Dancing with the Stars costume cost $16 and everything she’s wearing came from local thrift shops. (You’ll understand why when you hear her song.) Jennifer Lucarelli, Associate Professor of Interdisciplinary Health Sciences, is excited to show off her sparkly camo and wild patterns during a high-energy dance at this year’s [...]

By |2021-11-05T11:45:41-04:00November 5th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Stacy Bishop

Super savvy steps, creative choreography, unique props, an upbeat song by Will Smith, and a possible “cameo” appearance by a surprise guest, are all part of Stacy Bishop’s star-studded routine for this year’s Flagstar’s Dancing with the Stars. Bishop serves as executive director of the Pontiac Farmer’s Market and owns Bloom Wellness [...]

By |2021-10-27T12:04:23-04:00October 27th, 2021|News|2 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Eric Fadie

Podcaster and Flagstar’s Dancing with the Stars dancer Eric Fadie has a penchant for surprising himself. When it comes to his career, he pursued radio, but never thought he’d end up co-hosting a weekly podcast (let alone a podcast called “2 hippies and 1 drunk.”) “I do the podcast with two other [...]

By |2021-10-25T07:18:13-04:00October 25th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Fighting Food Insecurity Includes Our Furry Friends

Lighthouse partners with Michigan Humane to help local families in need and their pets, too. Food insecurity is on the rise across the country, including right here in Oakland County. Lighthouse has been working nonstop since the COVID-19 pandemic began to expand its food distribution services and meet the needs of [...]

By |2021-10-07T12:26:45-04:00October 5th, 2021|News|0 Comments

More than $1 Million Distributed to Help Prevent Evictions in Oakland County

Funds are still available to help local renters who need COVID-19 emergency help. The COVID-19 pandemic hit local families hard and many households are still struggling with basic needs like food, rent and utilities. Lighthouse is partnering with the Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) to provide rent and utility assistance through [...]

By |2021-10-05T16:56:39-04:00July 8th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Join the Lighthouse Challenge!

Remember that resolution you made just a few short weeks ago – to make a healthy lifestyle change, learn a new skill, or finally tackle that massive task you’ve been putting off? More of us made a resolution for 2021 – nearly 75% of U.S. adults, according to pollsters, up nearly 15% [...]

By |2021-01-26T11:20:06-05:00January 26th, 2021|News|0 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Martha Reeves

She sang vocals on the smash hit “Dancing in The Street” – now Motown diva Martha Reeves will be dancing in your feed during this year’s virtual Dancing with the Detroit Stars to benefit Lighthouse. The award-winning R&B and pop singer and former Detroit City Council Member is the lead singer [...]

By |2020-11-15T11:44:35-05:00November 15th, 2020|News|0 Comments

Meet the Dancers: Alexandria Riley

When choosing music to dance to for this year’s Dancing With the Stars, Alexandria Riley says one song came to mind: Dorinda Clark-Cole’s hit, “I’m Still Here.” For Riley, the 2002 gospel track has more meaning in 2020 than ever before. “The song is fitting considering we’re still here despite the [...]

By |2020-11-12T18:32:45-05:00November 12th, 2020|News|0 Comments