Berkley

Fairies, Snakes, Kilts, Ballads & More Make Irish Fest a Success

September 9th 2017

Fairies, Snakes, Kilts, Ballads & More Make Irish Fest a Success (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 9, 2017) Berkley, MI – Through the crowds of green-clad visitors to Downtown Berkley, weaved the little girls of the Sterling Civic Theatre dressed like glittery fairies, and the kilted men of the Shrine Highlanders playing their bagpipes and drums.  […]

Oakland County Irish Festival Sept. 9

September 6th 2017

Oakland County Irish Festival Sept. 9   Berkley, MI – Oakland County Irish Festival is Saturday, Sept. 9 from 10am-11pm on 12 Mile in Downtown Berkley. Vendors and food trucks will share the street with many local shops, pubs and restaurants. More info: https://www.facebook.com/colleenobrienabraham/ ****** Thank you to White Castle for sponsoring the Bold Move […]

LWV Candidate Forum for Berkley City Council Sept. 25

August 31st 2017

LWV Candidate Forum for Berkley City Council Sept. 25 Berkley, MI – The League of Women Voters is hosting a candidate forum for Berkley City Council candidates.  Here is the info: Monday, September 25, 2017 7 PM   Berkley City Hall 3338 Coolidge Hwy. Berkley, MI 48072 City of Berkley: City Council. 5 candidates running […]

Residents See Basement and Road Flooding, City of Berkley Responds

August 29th 2017

Residents See Basement and Road Flooding, City of Berkley Responds (City of Berkley, Aug. 29, 2017) Berkley, MI – On August 28, 2017, the City of Berkley and the southeastern region of Oakland County experienced extreme rain and flash flooding. According to local sources, approximately two inches of rain fell in roughly a two hour […]

2017 Solar Eclipse Pics

August 25th 2017

2017 Solar Eclipse Pics (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 25, 2017) Oak Park, Ferndale, Ortonville, Southfield, Troy, Royal Oak, MI – Throughout Oakland County kids and adults joined with people all over the United States to watch a solar eclipse as it crossed the nation.  In Metro Detroit the moon blocked out the sun by about […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Berkley Councilperson Jack Blanchard

August 23rd 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Berkley Councilperson Jack Blanchard (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 23, 2017) Berkley, MI – Berkley City Councilperson Jack Blanchard is seeking re-election on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot.  Also on the ballot competing for three seats are Colleen Graveline, Dennis Hennen, Charles A. Tyrrell and incumbent Steven W. Baker. Blanchard has served six […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Dennis Hennen for Berkley City Council

August 22nd 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Dennis Hennen for Berkley City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 22, 2017) Berkley, MI – In the November 7, 2017 election Dennis Hennen is one of five people running for three seats on the Berkley City Council.  Also on the ballot are Charles A. Tyrrell and incumbents Steven (Steve) Baker, Jack Blanchard […]

State Police Chase Tire-Stealing Suspects From Royal Oak to Southfield

August 22nd 2017

State Police Chase Tire-Stealing Suspects From Royal Oak to Southfield (Michigan State Police, Aug. 22, 2017) Royal Oak and Southfield, MI – On August 21, 2017 at approximately 9 00 PM, troopers from the Metro South Post troopers were contacted by Western Wayne CRT to assist with the arrest of suspects involved in a Larceny […]

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely

August 18th 2017

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely (Oakland County Health Division, Aug. 18, 2017) Oakland County Health Division encourages residents to view the upcoming solar eclipse safely. A partial solar eclipse will be viewable in Oakland County on Monday, August 21, between 1:02 p.m. and 3:46 p.m., with the maximum eclipse visibility at […]

Family Guide to the 2017 Woodward Dream Cruise

August 16th 2017

Family Guide to the 2017 Woodward Dream Cruise By Karen Evans, Publisher, Macaroni Kid Ferndale-Royal Oak Royal Oak, Ferndale, Berkley, Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods, Berkley, Clawson, Bloomfield Area, Pontiac – The Woodward Dream Cruise is upon us — you have probably already seen people setting up lawn chairs along Woodward Ave to catch a glimpse […]