Birmingham

W. Bloomfield Police Chief Michael Patton Named Diversity Champion

April 15th 2015

W. Bloomfield Police Chief Michael Patton Named Diversity Champion (United We Walk Press Release, April 15, 2015) United We Walk, a celebration of the life, dedication and dream of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., is proud to announce that West Bloomfield Police Chief Michael Patton is this year’s 2015 Diversity Champion sponsored by the Race […]

Expedition 2015 at Birmingham Groves Offers Interactive Opportunities for All Ages April 22

April 15th 2015

Expedition 2015 at Birmingham Groves Offers Interactive Opportunities for All Ages April 22 (press release, April 15, 2015) Explore and create with STEAM – Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Mathematics – during Expedition 2015 on April 22. Hands-on activities, interactive demos and experiments, and students mentoring students are all part of the educationally stimulating community […]

Birmingham Community House Hosting Storytellers Guild Fundraiser April 30

April 13th 2015

Birmingham Community House Hosting Storytellers Guild Fundraiser April 30 (press release, April 13, 2015) Storytellers Luncheon w/ Illustrator Gijsbert Van Frankenhuyzen, Thurs., April 30 On Thursday, April 30 from 11:30am-3:00pm, The Community House (380 South Bates St., Birmingham, MI) will host a luncheon fundraiser for the Storytellers Guild, with proceeds going to the purchase of […]

Naturopathic Presentation in Birmingham April 16

April 11th 2015

Naturopathic Presentation in Birmingham April 16 (Birmingham Friends of Different Learners, April 11, 2015) Dr. Dimpi Patel, ND, Troy Naturopathic and Kathy Sinclair Pearson, parent Dr. Dimpi will be speaking about common natural remedies such as homeopathics, botanicals and herbal remedies for common ailments like a cough, cold, fever and ear infections.  She will have […]

Fire Destroys Two School Buses, Damages Third in Birmingham

April 10th 2015

Fire Destroys Two School Buses, Damages Third in Birmingham (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, April 10, 2015) INCIDENT:  04:14 hrs. – City of Birmingham – Assist to the Fire Department / OCSO Fire Investigations Unit Assist # 15-52577 SUMMARY:  The City of Birmingham Fire Marshall requested the assistance of the OCSO Fire Investigations Unit for a […]

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4

April 8th 2015

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4 (OCRP Press Release, April 8, 2015) The Oakland County Republican Party (OCRP) is proud to announce the keynote speaker for the 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner, Governor Scott Walker. The 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace […]

Regional Transit Awards to Honor Advocates May 7

April 8th 2015

Regional Transit Awards to Honor Advocates May 7 (TRU Press Release, April 8, 2015) Transportation Riders United announces the nominees of the 2015 Regional Transit Awards! These impressive individuals have shown incredible dedication, creativity, and hard-work in their efforts to improve transit in greater Detroit. For the Forward Motion Award for Most Effective Public Servant, the […]

Key to Regional Transit is Eliminating Excuses, RTA CEO Says

April 4th 2015

Key to Regional Transit is Eliminating Excuses, RTA CEO Says (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 4, 2015) “I should take every excuse away from you for why you don’t use the service.” That’s the plan coming from the Regional Transit Authority’s CEO Michael Ford as he and his team explore transit options that will connect communities […]

NCRC#2: “The Final Test of Everything,” HUD Secretary Speaks on…

April 2nd 2015

NCRC#2: “The Final Test of Everything,” HUD Secretary Speaks on Fair Housing Mission (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 2, 2015) This is part of our series of stories from the National Community Reinvestment Coalition Conference in Washington DC from March 25-28, 2015. Learn more at www.ncrc.org. As Julian Castro grows into his role as the […]

Best Location Will Win a Free Environmental Headshot – Deadline April 15

April 1st 2015

Best Location Will Win a Free Environmental Headshot – Deadline April 15 (Ron Warren, Ron Warren Photography, April 1, 2015) Win a free environmental portraitphotoshoot! THE GENERAL IDEA: Send me a photograph of an interesting indoor location (in SE Michigan) that you would like to be the setting for your environmental portrait photoshoot. The most […]