Berkley

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9

January 6th 2019

County Commissioners Swearing in Ceremony Jan. 9 Pontiac, MI- The Oakland County Board of Commissioners will hold its first meeting of the 2019-2020 session and will welcome six (6) new members, including Thomas Kuhn, Penny Luebs (pictured, middle), Gwen Markham (pictured, right), William Miller, Kristen Nelson and Angela Powell (pictured, left), as well as 15 […]

Learn to Meditate at Berkley Library Jan. 15

January 5th 2019

Learn to Meditate at Berkley Library Jan. 15 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting Learn to Meditate on Tuesday, January 15 at 6:30 p.m. The Heartfulness Learn to Meditate Program offers a simple set of relaxation and meditation exercises, which when practiced daily, help restore balance in life, manage stress, better your health, […]

New Law Reduces Number of Days for Fireworks

January 3rd 2019

New Law Reduces Number of Days for Fireworks Lansing, MI – The number of days one can set off fireworks in Michigan has been reduced from 30 to about a dozen since Public Acts 633, 634, and 635 were signed into law at the end of 2018. Bills were introduced by Rep. Jim Lilly (R-Park […]

Daddy Daughter Winter Wonderland Dance in Berkley Jan. 19

January 1st 2019

Daddy Daughter Winter Wonderland Dance  in Berkley Jan. 19 Berkley, MI – Put on by the Berkley Junior Women’s Club, Berkley Parks and Recreation and Berkley/Huntington Woods Youth Assistance darling daughters and doting dads will enjoy a night of dressing up, dancing and refreshments. Relatives and family friends are welcome to escort charming little ladies. […]

Mother/Son SuperHero Dance in Berkley Jan. 26

January 1st 2019

Mother/Son SuperHero Dance in Berkley Jan. 26 Berkley, MI – The Berkley Junior Women’s Club and Berkley Parks & Recreation invite Moms & Sons to enjoy a night of dancing, fun, hot dogs and chips. Relatives and friends are also welcome to escort young men. Make a memory your special guy will never forget! Pics […]

Craft Night: 3D Snowflakes at Berkley Library Jan. 10

December 29th 2018

Craft Night: 3D Snowflakes at Berkley Library Jan. 10 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting Family Craft Night: 3D Snowflakes on Thursday, January 10 at 6:30 p.m. The Ennis Center for Children, a local organization serving children in crisis, will lead a craft night here at the library. Recommended for ages 6 to […]

Berkley/Royal Oak MLK Day of Service Jan. 21

December 28th 2018

Berkley/Royal Oak MLK Day of Service Jan. 21 Royal Oak, MI- The communities of Berkley and Royal Oak will honor the life Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. for the third annual Day of Service on Jan. 21, 2019 at Royal Oak High School (ROHS), 1500 Lexington Blvd. The event will begin at 7:45 a.m. at Royal […]

Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation at Berkley Library Jan. 2

December 28th 2018

Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation at Berkley Library Jan. 2 Berkley, MI – Berkley Public Library is hosting An Introduction to Mindfulness Meditation on Wednesday, January 2 at 6:30 p.m. Most people tend to live their lives with a wandering mind, worried or consumed by past or future events. This introduction to meditation tries to open […]

New Data Shows Education Levels, Income, & More by City

December 23rd 2018

New Data Shows Education Levels, Income, & More by City (Kurt Metzger, Dec. 23, 2018) Oakland County, MI- Newly released data from the U.S. Census Bureau clearly demonstrate the wide social and economic diversity that exists across communities in Oakland County. Utilizing data collected by the American Community Survey over the 2013-2017 period, I have […]

“Christmas Carol” Book Collector Shares Rare Editions in Berkley Library Display

December 13th 2018

“Christmas Carol” Book Collector Shares Rare Editions in Berkley Library Display (Lara Mossa, Dec. 13, 2018) Berkley, MI – The Berkley Public Library is celebrating the 175th anniversary of “A Christmas Carol” with a special display of 30 different books, DVDs and albums. Eric A. Murrell, 56, a lifelong Berkley resident, has been collecting versions […]