Berkley

Things Most People Get Wrong About Trees

November 15th 2015

Things Most People Get Wrong About Trees (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 15, 2015) Trees. Everyone has them or lives near them. Yet there are many mistakes people make in their care. Pleasant Ridge residents were recently treated to a seminar on trees that can help people in any community understand the nature of these beautiful, […]

Berkley/H.W. Youth Assistance Snowman Shuffle 5k & Fun Run Dec. 5

November 14th 2015

Berkley/H.W. Youth Assistance Snowman Shuffle 5k & Fun Run Dec. 5 (EVENT page)   Berkley/Huntington Woods Youth Assistance is holding their first ever Snowman Shuffle 5K & Family Fun Run on Saturday, December 5, 2015 at Hurley Field in Berkley, Michigan. Runners and walkers of all ages are welcome to attend the event which is […]

Berkley City and Schools Announce Replacing Angell Park Play Structure

November 12th 2015

Berkley City and Schools Announce Replacing Angell Park Play Structure (City of Berkley Press Release, Nov. 12, 2015) The City of Berkley and the Berkley School District have a long history of collaborating on issues that affect the community. Currently, the Angell Park play structure, installed in 1989, has exceeded its useful life. To improve […]

What Still Could Be: Berkley to Reveal Branding Study Results Nov. 16

November 9th 2015

What Still Could Be: Berkley to Reveal Branding Study Results Nov. 16 (C. Proxmire, Nov. 9, 2015) A church. A family of two adults and two children. A Liberty Bell. And a book. These are the images that will remain as The City of Berkley’s logo for now after voters on Nov. 4 passed a […]

Berkley Rotary Breakfast: People Power and Pancakes

November 8th 2015

Berkley Rotary Breakfast: People Power and Pancakes (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 8, 2015) There is a simple joy in being part of the crowd that comes together for a community breakfast. This joy is a tradition that 38-year-old Jeremy Glogower grew up with, and was happy to continue on Saturday morning. He and many other […]

Project Blue Light to Honor Fallen First Responders Dec. 1

November 8th 2015

Project Blue Light to Honor Fallen First Responders Dec. 1 (EVENT page) Project Blue Light to Honor Fallen First Responders Dec. 1 Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015, St. Justin Church, 1600 E. Evelyn, Hazel Park, MI 48030 Join us for this annual event as we honor and pay tribute to our Law Enforcement Officers and Firefighters […]

Clerk Launches Alert System for Property Owners to Help Prevent Fraud

November 7th 2015

Clerk Launches Alert System for Property Owners to Help Prevent Fraud (Oakland County Clerk Press Release, Nov. 7, 2015) Oakland County has launched its new Property Record Notification system to enhance its Super Index, simplifying property record searches and allowing activity notifications for residents, professionals and law enforcement. “We’ve taken our Super Index, a property […]

League of Women Voters Michigan Discusses Redistricting

November 6th 2015

League of Women Voters Michigan Discusses Redistricting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2015) “The problem,” said Michigan League of Women Voters of Michigan President Judy Karandjeff, “Is the politicians are drawing their own voting maps to manipulate elections and keep themselves and their party in power.” Karandjeff spoke to over 50 people at a recent […]

Analysis of Voter Turnout in South Oakland County, 2015

November 5th 2015

Analysis of Voter Turnout in South Oakland County, 2015 (Guest View: Kurt Metzger, Mayor of Pleasant Ridge, Nov. 5, 2015) Now that the results are final and the celebrations are over, it is time to reflect on Tuesday’s election results across communities in southeast Oakland County. As one would expect in an off-year election, the […]

Berkley Parks & Rec Benefit Nov. 10

November 5th 2015

Berkley Parks & Rec Benefit Nov. 10 (EVENT page) Berkley Parks & Rec Benefit Nov. 10 Join us for food or drinks at Patrick J’s Irish Pub on Tuesday, Nov. 10 from 5pm to 9pm. 20% of all sales will be donated to Friends of Berkley Parks & Recreation. Location: 3052 W. 12 Mile. For […]