Berkley

Survivors of Violence Need Not Leave Beloved Pets Behind

February 1st 2019

Survivors of Violence Need Not Leave Beloved Pets Behind (Lara Mossa, Feb. 2, 2019) PONTIAC, MI – It was 2001. Dr. Tracy Thompson knew she had to do something. Thompson had only the clothes on her back and a hastily-packed suitcase when she left her husband. He had tried to hold her against her will […]

Berkley Library Hosting Free Narcan/Naloxone Training Feb. 28

January 29th 2019

Berkley Library Hosting Free Narcan/Naloxone Training Feb. 28 Berkley, MI- Please join the Alliance of Coalitions, Tri-Community Coalition and the Berkley and Huntington Woods Department of Public Safety for a community-wide Naloxone training on Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019 from 6:30pm-8:30pm. Everyone 12 years and older will be trained on the proper administration of Nasal Naloxone. […]

Berkley City Council Hosting Town Hall on Marijuana Feb. 19

January 22nd 2019

Berkley City Council Hosting Town Hall on Marijuana Feb. 19 (City of Berkley, Jan. 22, 2019) Berkley, MI – The Berkley City Council has scheduled a town hall meeting to provide information regarding the Michigan Regulation and Taxation of Marihuana Act (Proposal 1) and obtain resident feedback pertaining to whether marihuana establishments should be allowed […]

Resources for Those in Need 2019

January 19th 2019

Resources for Those in Need 2019 Oakland County, MI – Here is a list of resources for shelter, food, medical care and more. This list will be updated if other resources are found. If you know of any please email editor@oc115.com. Shelter Welcome Inn—Covenant Presbyterian Church 21575 W Ten Mile Rd, Southfield 48075 (248) 677-8757. […]

Recycling 101 Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 31

January 18th 2019

Recycling 101 Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 31 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting Recycling 101 on Thursday, January 31 at 6:30 p.m. Join us for an interactive, informative, and fun presentation as we learn more about recycling facts versus recycling myths, how to recycle more and recycle right, what happens to recyclables […]

Oakland County Elite 40 Under 40 Announced

January 18th 2019

Oakland County Elite 40 Under 40 Announced ​Waterford, Michigan – Beginning Friday at noon, the public can cast an online vote to choose the winner of the Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 under 40 Class of 2019. About 250 applications and nominations were reviewed by a panel of judges, looking for the top 40 young […]

Cocktails and Coloring at Amici’s Pizza Jan. 23

January 18th 2019

Cocktails and Coloring at Amici’s Pizza Jan. 23 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting Cocktails and Coloring at Amici’s Pizza on Wednesday, January 23 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Ages 21+ are welcome to join us for cocktails and coloring at Amici’s Pizza in downtown Berkley. We will have coloring pages, colored […]

Teens & Drugs Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 29

January 18th 2019

Teens & Drugs Presentation at Berkley Library Jan. 29 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting Teens & Drugs 101: What’s Important to Know on Tuesday, January 29 at 6:30 p.m. Presented by Saint Joseph Mercy Health System and Tri-Community Coalition An informative and education program designed for participants to learn about the signs, […]

Oakland County Commissioners Sworn In, Democratic Majority Begins

January 9th 2019

Oakland County Commissioners Sworn In, Democratic Majority Begins (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 9, 2019) Pontiac, MI- “Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world; indeed it’s the only thing that ever has.”  The quote from Margaret Mead graced the back of the program for the Inaugural Ceremony for the […]

Berkley Gets $180,000 Grant for Splash Pad and More

January 7th 2019

Berkley Gets $180,000 Grant for Splash Pad and More (City of Berkley, Jan. 7, 2019) The City of Berkley is set to receive a federal grant in the amount of $180,000 to develop a splash pad area and other amenities at Oxford/Merchants Park. The department is ready to begin the next phase of this exciting […]