Birmingham

2018 Candidate Interview: Malissa Bossardet for State Rep Dist. 40

May 19th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Malissa Bossardet for State Rep Dist. 40 (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 19, 2018) Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield, MI – Malissa Bossardet is running for State Representative for the 40th District and is on the ballot for the Aug. 7 primary on the Republican ballot. Also on the Republican ballot are […]

Michigan Fine Arts Competition Accepting Entries, Deadline May 25

May 14th 2018

Michigan Fine Arts Competition Accepting Entries, Deadline May 25 Birmingham, MI – Calling all artists!  May 25 is the deadline for submissions to the 37th annual Michigan Fine Arts Competition (MFAC), which will award $5,000 in cash prizes.  Every year, more than 500 artists from Michigan, Ohio, Indiana, Illinois and Wisconsin enter the competition. The MFAC is juried by […]

Textile Collection Gallery Talk May 24, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center

May 13th 2018

Textile Collection Gallery Talk May 24, Birmingham Bloomfield Art Center Birmingham, MI- The Textile Connection: A Dialogue  Members of The Textile Connection, a special interest group with a focus on historic textiles and contemporary fiber arts, are pleased to offer The Textile Connection: A Dialogue, an exhibition with related programs. The exhibition features contemporary works […]

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories

May 12th 2018

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2018) Pontiac, MI – The superheroes of downtowns throughout Oakland County gathered at the Strand Theater in Pontiac Thursday evening for the annual “Main Event,” recognizing accomplishments of communities in the Main Street Oakland County program. The program provides planning, resources and sharing […]

From Seasonal Work to Administrative Professionals, Cities are Hiring. Here’s a List of Links

May 8th 2018

From Seasonal Work to Administrative Professionals, Cities are Hiring. Here’s a List of Links (Compiled, ongoing) Need a job? Oakland County Times has put together a list of places to check if you are looking for work in Oakland County. Click on the name to be taken to the page. MUNICIPALITIES Addison Twp Auburn Hills […]

Love Art Deco? Author Sheds Light on Man Behind Detroit’s Architectural Marvels

May 7th 2018

Love Art Deco? Author Sheds Light on Man Behind Detroit’s Architectural Marvels (Dennis Burck, May 7, 2018) Birmingham, MI – One someone mentions Detroit architecture, one name comes to mind: Albert Kahn. However, though Kahn was at the helm of the firm responsible for some of Detroit’s architectural gems, much of the creative work can […]

Art for those with Alzheimer’s at Birmingham-Bloomfield Art Center May 18

May 7th 2018

Art for those with Alzheimer’s at Birmingham-Bloomfield Art Center May 18 Aging is inevitable…loss of creativity is not.  Meet Me @ the BBAC is an art-looking and art-making program specifically for individuals living with Alzheimer’s and related dementias.  The program is designed to provide an expressive outlet and dialogue forum for individuals with early and […]

Birmingham Memorial Day Service May 28

May 5th 2018

  Birmingham Memorial Day Service May 28 Birmingham, MI – On May 28 at 10am the City of Birmingham hosts their annual Memorial Day observance. The annual observance of Memorial Day in Shain Park includes addresses by the Mayor and State Representative, patriotic music, and introduction of veterans. More info: www.bhamgov.org ****** Visit the Event […]

Free Vision Screenings for Kids at Baldwin Library May 5

April 17th 2018

Free Vision Screenings for Kids at Baldwin Library May 5 Birmingham, MI – This free vision screening for ages 6 months and up is fast, non-invasive, and has an accuracy rating of 98%. Sponsored by the Beverly Hills Lions Club.  May 5 from 10am to noon Baldwin Library is located at 300 West Merrill Street, […]

Berkley Library Discussion Revives Interest in Unsolved Oakland County Child Killer Deaths

April 9th 2018

Berkley Library Discussion Revives Interest in Unsolved Oakland County Child Killer Deaths (Sam Gurwin, April 9, 2018) Berkley, MI – Many memories of mothers and fathers in 1976-1977 involved carefully watching children as they walked in groups to schools throughout Oakland County. That is because an unknown person was lurking, abducting and murdering children. Even […]