Birmingham

May 8 & 17 – Birmingham Police Self-Defense Workshop

May 3rd 2019

May 8 & 17 – Birmingham Police Self-Defense Workshop BIRMINGHAM, MI, – The Birmingham Police Department is pleased to present “Safe in the City” workshops for female Birmingham residents ages 12 and up. The free two-hour Women’s Awareness and Self-Defense interactive workshop will be held on Wednesday, May 8 from 6:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m. and Friday, […]

May 27 – Birmingham Memorial Day Service

May 2nd 2019

May 27 – Birmingham Memorial Day Service Birmingham, MI – The City of Birmingham will host its annual Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 27, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in Shain Park, adjacent to City Hall, located at 151 Martin Street. The patriotic program includes addresses of historical interest, popular songs, wreath laying at the […]

Birmingham Youth Assistance Brings Positive Activities and Support to Kids

April 28th 2019

Birmingham Youth Assistance Brings Positive Activities and Support to Kids (Ann Nazareth Manning, and  Jill Reichenbach Fill, April 28, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com […]

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities

April 26th 2019

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities (United Way for Southeastern Michigan, April 24, 2019) Summer Spark, a free online tool designed to help busy parents and caregivers find quality summer programs all in one place, has made it easier than ever to search for fun, engaging and educational activities and programs […]

Central Woodward Junior Chamber Connects Young Professionals with Community

April 22nd 2019

Central Woodward Junior Chamber Connects Young Professionals with Community (Joannie Zelinski, 2019 Chapter President, Central Woodward Junior Chamber, April 22, 2019) Berkley, MI – If you’re a young adult age 21 to 40 who would like to become active in the community while having a good time and meeting new people look no further than […]

Author Anne Doyle Speaks of “Springboard Moment” for Women

April 10th 2019

Author Anne Doyle Speaks of “Springboard Moment” for Women (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 10, 2019) Three generations of women have experienced gender stereotypes and inequalities in different ways, and “Powering Up” author Anne Doyle spent a recent Friday morning speaking to a room of female civic leaders and the people who encourage them about how […]

Middle School in Birmingham, Child Care Center in Hazel Park Among Latest Measles Exposure Sites

April 8th 2019

Middle School in Birmingham, Child Care Center in Hazel Park Among Latest Measles Exposure Sites (Oakland County Health Division, April 8, 2019) Oakland County, MI- Below is the most recent measles outbreak information from the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Oakland County Health Division: Confirmed cases and vaccinations given 38 total measles […]

Touch a Truck Event April 27 at Royal Oak Meijer 

April 6th 2019

Touch a Truck Event April 27 at Royal Oak Meijer Royal Oak, MI – Children will have the chance to see, touch, and safely explore emergency vehicles, construction trucks, a fuel truck and more at the third annual Junior League of Birmingham Touch a Truck event. Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10am to 2pm.  From […]

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis

March 26th 2019

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2019) Waterford, MI- Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced Tuesday afternoon that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer. Patterson will not be resigning from his position, but will instead take time off for treatment and to be […]

Join the OC Times Readers Club to Support Local Journalism, and Get Perks!

March 25th 2019

Join the OC Times Readers Club to Support Local Journalism, and Get Perks! The new Readers Club Program makes it fun to be part of Oakland County Times, while also keeping this community resource going and growing! Grassroots Level $5+/month Entry in monthly contest Flower Power Level $15+/month Entry in monthly contest, your name on […]