Birmingham

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Reporter Food: Cozy Cassoulet at Birmingham Toast

February 7th 2018

Reporter Food: Cozy Cassoulet at Birmingham Toast (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – On a chilly winter evening a friend and I had a delicious warm meal at Toast in Birmingham. The bacon fried rice was a beautiful dish with a variety of toppings that my friend had.  It was perfectly cooked […]

Learn about the Clinton River Watershed Feb. 6

February 1st 2018

Learn about the Clinton River Watershed Feb. 6 Troy, MI – Come learn the watershed story of the mighty Clinton River and how you can help take care of this precious place for generations to come. In most of Macomb County, the eastern half of Oakland County, and small areas of southern Lapeer and St. […]

Poison and Resistance to Slavery Presentation at Baldwin Library Feb. 27

January 31st 2018

Poison and Resistance to Slavery Presentation at Baldwin Library Feb. 27 BIRMINGHAM, MI – Black History Month is an annual celebration of the achievements made by African Americans throughout our nation’s history. During February, the Baldwin Library, along with the Race Relations and Diversity Task Force, is hosting three programs to commemorate Black History Month. […]

Underground Railroad Presentation at Baldwin Library Feb. 13

January 31st 2018

Underground Railroad Presentation at Baldwin Library Feb. 13 BIRMINGHAM, MI – Black History Month is an annual celebration of the achievements made by African Americans throughout our nation’s history. During February, the Baldwin Library, along with the Race Relations and Diversity Task Force, is hosting three programs to commemorate Black History Month. On Tuesday, February […]

Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheese Products

January 29th 2018

Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheese Products (FDA, Jan. 29, 2018) Birmingham, Troy, Lathrup Village, Rochester Hills, Southfield, Beverly Hills, Commerce Twp, Waterford and Farmington Hills, MI – While there have been no reported illnesses, out of an abundance of caution, Panera Bread is conducting a nationwide preemptive, voluntary recall of all 2 oz. and 8 […]

Birmingham Moves Forward with Reconstruction Plans for Old Woodward

January 14th 2018

Birmingham Moves Forward with Reconstruction Plans for Old Woodward (City of Birmingham, Jan. 14, 2018) BIRMINGHAM, MI – The 2018 Old Woodward Reconstruction Project took a vital  step forward on Monday (1-8-18) when the Birmingham City Commission approved a Resolution awarding a contract for the project to Angelo Iafrate Construction Co, based in Warren, Michigan. By unanimous […]

Birmingham Hires Tiffany Gunter as Assistant City Manager

January 6th 2018

Birmingham Hires Tiffany Gunter as Assistant City Manager (City of Berkley, Jan. 6, 2018) BIRMINGHAM, MI – The City of Birmingham, Michigan is pleased to announce the hiring of Tiffany Gunter as the City’s new Assistant City Manager. Gunter assumed her new role as of January 2, 2018. “We are excited to bring Tiffany’s leadership […]

Birmingham Taking Votes on Potential New Logo

December 31st 2017

Birmingham Taking Votes on Potential New Logo (City of Birmingham, Dec. 31, 2017) BIRMINGHAM, MI – The City of Birmingham is asking its residents and business owners for input into the design of a possible new city logo.  The logo project began more than a year ago and culminates in a city-wide survey which asks […]

Building and Learning at Baldwin Library Idea Lab

December 15th 2017

Building and Learning at Baldwin Library Idea Lab (Drew Saunders, Dec. 15 2017) Birmingham, MI – You can build just about anything, in theory, with a 3D printer. The technology aiming to revolutionize the way everything is made might still be in its infancy, but it is thriving in Baldwin Library’s Idea Lab. “It’s one […]