Bloomfield Area Communities

2018 Candidate Interview: Rosemary Bayer for State Senate Dist. 12

June 21st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Rosemary Bayer for State Senate Dist. 12 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2018) Addison Township, Auburn Hills, Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Bloomfield Township, Franklin, Independence Township, Keego Harbor Oakland Township, Orion, Oxford, Pontiac, Southfield Township, Sylvan Lake and Clarkston, MI – Democrat Rosemary Bayer is running for State Senate for the 12th […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Secrest for State Rep. Dist. 40

June 13th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Secrest for State Rep. Dist. 40 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 13, 2018) Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield, MI – Paul Secrest 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 […]

Things You May Not Have Known about Water & Sewer Service

June 12th 2018

Things You May Not Have Known about Water & Sewer Service (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2018) Southfield, MI- Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash is in the midst of a series of visits to local libraries with a presentation on Water Infrastructure 101. Recently in Southfield he shared some basics and little known […]

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists

June 8th 2018

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2018) Michigan – With more and more people taking to the streets with pedal power, it’s important that bicyclists and drivers be aware of the rules of the road.  Below is a list of key rules put together by the State of Michigan specifically […]

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help

June 5th 2018

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help Bloomfield Township, Clawson, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Royal Oak, South Lyon, Southfield, Waterford Township, West Bloomfield, White Lake and Wixom, MI – The Hope Not Handcuffs program began in Macomb County with a simple idea, giving police department the tools […]

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County

June 4th 2018

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Many communities have online forums where people can learn what is going on in their community as well as connect with neighbors. These are actually a very effective way of finding out […]

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them

June 4th 2018

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them (North Oakland Headwaters Land Conservancy, June 4, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Across the state of Michigan, female turtles have begun their annual nesting trek from their home wetlands to open areas. Every year, thousands of female turtles are killed on our roadways in pursuit […]

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21 – CANCELLED

May 26th 2018

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21     UPDATE – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Hazel Park, MI – The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a nonpartisan candidate forum on June 21 at 6:30pm at Hazel Park Recreation Center 620 West Woodward Heights, Hazel Park. District 9 includes […]

LWV Candidate Forum for State Representative District 40 June 20

May 26th 2018

LWV Candidate Forum for State Representative District 40 June 20 Bloomfield Township, MI – The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a candidate forum for those running in the State House District 40 which includes Bloomfield Township, City of Bloomfield Hills, and part of West Bloomfield Township. Candidates are Republicans Mike Banerian, Malissa […]

SafeTALK Suicide Prevention Training June 21 in West Bloomfield

May 26th 2018

SafeTALK Suicide Prevention Training June 21 in West Bloomfield West Bloomfield, MI – Jewish Family Services is presenting SafeTALK training to help people respond to situations where suicidal thoughts might be present, and to apply the TALK steps: Tell, Ask, Listen and Keep Safe. The progra is Thursday, June 21 from 9-12:30 at Jewish Family […]