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Kindness and Inclusion Celebrated at Dominic Geskey Memorial Game

April 23rd 2018

Kindness and Inclusion Celebrated at Dominic Geskey Memorial Game (Alissa Malerman, April 23, 2018) BERKLEY – It has been a year since Berkley High School lost a beloved member of its autism community and rallied with a slew of remembrances, fundraisers and kindnesses to honor him. But the generosity and spirit of inclusion continues at […]

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27

April 20th 2018

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27 Crews will begin implementing westbound I-696 closures at 9 p.m. Friday, April 27, starting with closing the eastbound and westbound I-94 ramps to westbound I-696 The closure of all access points/ramps is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. Saturday, April 28. PROJECT END DATE: November 2018 […]

Berkley Varsity vs Alumni in Dom Geskey Memorial Game April 20

April 17th 2018

  Berkley Varsity vs Alumni in Dom Geskey Memorial Game Fundraiser April 20 April 20 Berkley, MI – Four years ago, a BHS student began a fundraising basketball game to raise money to support the Autism Spectrum Disorder Program at Berkley High School. Sadly, last March, we lost such a sweet soul in Dominic Geskey. […]

Berkley Library Discussion Revives Interest in Unsolved Oakland County Child Killer Deaths

April 9th 2018

Berkley Library Discussion Revives Interest in Unsolved Oakland County Child Killer Deaths (Sam Gurwin, April 9, 2018) Berkley, MI – Many memories of mothers and fathers in 1976-1977 involved carefully watching children as they walked in groups to schools throughout Oakland County. That is because an unknown person was lurking, abducting and murdering children. Even […]

Family Movie Fridays at Baldwin Library: Madagascar April 6

March 31st 2018

Family Movie Fridays at Baldwin Library: Madagascar April 6 Birmingham, MI- Inclusive screening. Feel free to wear pajamas, bring blankets and pillows, and sit on the floor or in a chair. Madagascar is rated PG and is 86 minutes. April 6 1:30pm – 3:30pm More info: Click Here Baldwin Library is located at 300 West […]

Tri-Community Coalition Health & Wellness Fair April 22

March 30th 2018

Tri-Community Coalition Health & Wellness Fair April 22 Oak Park, MI- The Tri-Community Coalition is thrilled to present our first Health and Wellness Fair with the cities of Berkley, Huntington Woods, and Oak Park! This event focuses on the 7 Areas of Wellness and features local vendors, practitioners, and service organizations that promote and celebrate […]

Berkley Adopts Complete Streets Ordinance

March 27th 2018

Berkley Adopts Complete Streets Ordinance (City of Berkley, March 27, 2018) Berkley, MI- In an effort to enhance the quality, safety, and usability of streets in the City of Berkley, a Complete Streets ordinance was unanimously adopted by the Berkley City Council on March 5. “With our Complete Streets ordinance now in place, we have […]

Made in the Mitten Festival May 12 – Accepting Submissions

March 24th 2018

Made in the Mitten Festival May 12 – Accepting Submissions Berkley, MI – Made In The Mitten Festival – May 2018 will take place on Saturday May 12th from from 10:00am – 8:00pm. The event will be located on Coolidge HWY in Berkley, and will coincide with the city of Berkley’s DDA event “Art and […]

Oakland County Schools Impacted by Threats of Violence

March 22nd 2018

Oakland County Schools Impacted by Threats of Violence (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 22, 2018) Oak Park, Ferndale, Royal Oak, Novi, Farmington, Holly West Bloomfield, Hazel Park, Birmingham, South Lyon, MI- In the wake of the Valentine’s Day shooting deaths in Parkland, Florida, the nation has seen a rise of threats made against schools, mainly online.  […]

Berkley Councilperson Steve Baker Honored with MML Award

March 21st 2018

Berkley Councilperson Steve Baker Honored with MML Award (Michigan Municipal League, March 21, 2018) Berkley, MI- The Michigan Municipal League has honored Berkley Mayor Pro Tem Steve Baker with the Jim Sinclair Exceptional Service Award. He received the recognition during the League’s annual Capital Conference Awards Gala March 20 in Lansing. Baker was elected to […]