Berkley

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote

May 25th 2015

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote (Adapted from press release, May 25, 2015) Members of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to allocate a one-time appropriation of $2 million in Fiscal Year 2015 to assist the Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) in purchasing road equipment. This activity […]

Berkley/Huntington Woods Youth Assistance Hosting Parent Cafes, May 26, June 2 and June 9

May 24th 2015

Berkley/Huntington Woods Youth Assistance Hosting Parent Cafes, May 26, June 2 and June 9 (event listing) Berkley/Huntington Woods Youth Assistance Invites you to attend our PARENT café. Join us for Dinner and Parenting Discussion Designed for parents of children up to age 8 Tuesday Evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m. May 26th, June 2nd & […]

Angell Students Beautify Berkley Library

May 23rd 2015

Angell Students Beautify Berkley Library (Berkley Beat, May 23, 2015) Last weekend, Angell students spent time Saturday morning beautifying the planting beds in front of the Berkley Library. Students have been growing flowers with volunteer Doug Deeds, and had a chance to give back to their community. For more great news about Berkley Schools visit […]

CASA Welcomes New Director Jennifer Gebbie

May 23rd 2015

CASA Welcomes New Director Jennifer Gebbie (Berkley Schools, May 23, 2015) The Center for Advanced Studies and the Arts, CASA, is pleased to announce Jennifer Gebbie as the new Director. CASA is a seven-school consortium high school program, with students from Berkley, Clawson, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Lamphere, Madison, and Oak Park High Schools. Mrs. Gebbie […]

Celebrate 175 Years of Berkley Schools with Ceremony May 28

May 22nd 2015

Celebrate 175 Years of Berkley Schools with Ceremony May 28 (event listing) On Thursday, May 28 at 7 pm, the Historical Society of Berkley, MI and the Berkley Alumni Association will present the Berkley School District with a Michigan Sesquicentennial Milestone Award for serving the students of the Berkley School District for over 150 years. […]

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County

May 21st 2015

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County (C. Proxmire, May 20, 2015) As Memorial Day approaches people through SE Michigan prepare to honor those who have done military service. Check out the parades and events in the area: Thursday, May 21, 2015 Hazel Park Memorial Festival http://oaklandcounty115.com/2015/05/19/memorial-day-festival-and-events-in-hazel-park-may-21-25/ Friday, May 22, 2015 Southfield City Hall […]

Video Released from Verizon Berkley and Ferndale Break Ins

May 18th 2015

Video Released from Verizon Berkley and Ferndale Break Ins (Lt. William Wilson, Ferndale Police, May 18, 2015) Recently, telephone / electronic stores have been targeted for burglaries in the area. On April 8th, 5 thieves broke into a Verizon store in Ferndale. They then proceeded to a Verizon store in Berkley and broke in there. […]

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak

May 18th 2015

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak (event listing, May 18, 2015)   Is regional transit important to you? Where do you want it to take you?   The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) is designing a regional transit system that will provide seamless connections to Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw […]

Beverly Hills Memorial Day Parade and Carnival May 25

May 14th 2015

Beverly Hills Memorial Day Parade and Carnival May 25 (event listing) The Memorial Day Parade begins at 11:00 in the east parking lot of Groves High School. It travels north on Evergreen to Beverly and concludes at Beverly Park. The Carnival begins immediately following the parade and runs from 12:00 – 3:00. There will be […]

Why Garden: A Berkley Woman’s Springtime Musings

May 13th 2015

Why Garden: A Berkley Woman’s Springtime Musings (Christine Cantrell, PhD, May 13, 2015) Gardening is my passion in my free time. It is my way of grounding myself, meditating and creating beauty in my world. Once the snow is gone, I can be found wandering around my yard, tending to flowers, bushes and trees. Dividing […]