You may have read the tragic story of 12-year-old Vinnie Ocelnik, who died in a car crash on September 29th near his home in
Next Saturday, Nov. 3rd, that community is coming together to help the family cover medical and funeral expenses arising from the tragedy. WRIF, Silver Media Group and other sponsors have organized "Rockin' for Vinnie," a 12-hour benefit and rock auction at the Ritz in
Among the local bands playing the event – which kicks off at 1 p.m. – are Detroit Voodoo, Halloween, Sex and Patriotism, Mourning Sun and Primortal. The auction items are updated daily in the blog at www.myspace.com/gluemomma. You can also find additional info on the event there. “Rockin’ for Vinnie” is an all-ages event. Doors open at noon. Cover is $5 for children, 17 and under; $10 for adults. The Ritz is located at 24300
The late Vinnie Ocelnik
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