Birmingham

$5,000 Scholarship for Anti-Texting Campaign, Deadline Aug. 31

July 31st 2019

“The scholarship has been created in her honor to inspire change in teens who drive distracted
and help prevent car accidents,”

Oakland County Times 2019 Candidate Interview Videos

July 26th 2019

Each year Oakland County Times gives candidates for any office voted on in Oakland County the opportunity to do a video interview. *This page is frequently updated*

Aug. 6. Election – Birmingham Parking Structure Bond Proposal

July 24th 2019

The City of Birmingham has a bond proposal on the Aug. 6, 2019 ballot.

2019 Candidate Interview: Jennifer Wheeler for Baldwin Library Board in Birmingham

July 20th 2019

Jennifer Wheeler is running for Baldwin Library Board in the Nov. 5, 2019 election.

Presidential Hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand Visits, Focuses on Gun Violence

July 12th 2019

Presidential hopeful and current US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York visited Bloomfield Hills Friday as part of her “Trump Broken Promises Tour.”

July 8-10 – Birmingham Master Plan Drop-in Clinic

June 30th 2019

The City’s planning consultants from DPZ Co-Design as well as City officials will be on hand to gather input from the public…

July 7: Birmingham Concert in the Park – US Army Jazz Ambassadors

June 30th 2019

Formed in 1969, the 19-piece ensemble has received critical acclaim throughout the United States and abroad. From
the big band sounds of the 1940s to…

Oakland County Honors Women’s Right to Vote

June 14th 2019

  Oakland County Honors Women’s Right to Vote (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 14, 2019) Pontiac, MI- Delia Bixby Leddick would wait until her grandchildren got home from school on election days so she could take them with her to the polls to watch.  These memories came to County Commissioner Gwen Markham of Novi’s mind when […]

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries Due to Hepatitis A Contamination

June 11th 2019

  Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries Due to Hepatitis A Contamination (FDA/Kroger Co, June 11, 2019) The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (48 oz), Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (16 oz), and Private Selection Frozen Blackberries (16 oz) manufactured by Townsend Farms due to possible […]

Ten Years of Community Journalism: Where We Go From Here

June 10th 2019

Ten Years of Community Journalism: Where We Go From Here (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 9, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The Oakland County Times began a decade ago with the launch of The Ferndale One-Fifteen News.  This online magazine came out on the first and fifteenth of each month for a couple of years before making […]