Bloomfield Area Communities

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 […]

Rapid Transit Community Listening Session April 2 at Detroit Zoo

March 29th 2015

Rapid Transit Community Listening Session April 2 at Detroit Zoo (March 29, 2015) The Regional Transit Authority is seeking your input as it begins to plan for a regional rapid transit system to connect Oakland County and SE Michigan. Please join us on Thursday, April 2, 2015 at 7pm at the Detroit Zoo Ford Education […]

Couples Celebrate One Year Anniversary of First Same Sex Marriages in Michigan (video)

March 22nd 2015

Couples Celebrate One Year Anniversary of First Same Sex Marriages in Michigan (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 22, 2015) The most commonly mentioned memory from one year ago today was that the Oakland County Courthouse was full of love. A one-day window of opportunity gave 322 couples in Michigan the chance to legally get marriage […]

Guest View: Lack of Voting, Not Registration, is the Problem

March 17th 2015

Guest View: Lack of Voting, Not Registration, is the Problem (Kurt Metzger, DetroitDataGuru.com, March 17, 2015) This week marks the beginning of a voter registration drive in Oakland County.  Clerk/Register of Deeds Lisa Brown will hold five voter registration drives throughout March in the communities of Southfield, Auburn Hills, Royal Oak, Waterford, and Farmington Hills. […]

Ready to Run: Nonpartisan Conference Helps Women Get Involved in Politics April 18

March 8th 2015

Ready to Run: Nonpartisan Conference Helps Women Get Involved in Politics April 18 (compiled, March 8, 2015) Is your network full of untapped political leadership potential?  Do you know women who should consider running for elected office?  Are there women in your circles who wish to lead a more political life?  Invite them attend Ready […]

Haven Establishes Foundation To Fund Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention, & Treatment Programs

March 7th 2015

Haven Establishes Foundation To Fund Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention, & Treatment Programs (HAVEN Press Release, March 7, 2015) HAVEN, Oakland County’s center for the treatment and prevention of domestic violence and sexual assault, now in its 40th year of supporting and empowering survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, has established an IRS-approved […]

Money Smart: Presentations at Bloomfield Library in April

March 7th 2015

Money Smart: Presentations at Bloomfield Library in April (Bloomfield Township Library Press Release, March 7, 2015) Money Smart Week @ Your Library All programs require registration and are open to everyone. For program information and registration, visit our website. Monday, April 20 at 7 p.m.: Transforming Social Security into a Winning Retirement Strategy with Morgan […]

The Luft Gangster, Documentary Screening at Maple Theater March 10

March 7th 2015

The Luft Gangster, Documentary Screening at Maple Theater March 10 (Compiled, March 7, 2015) Please join us at The Maple Theater for an exclusive private screening of Dynasty Media Network’s award-winning documentary in progress entitled, The Luft Gangster: Memoirs of A Second Class Hero. Tuesday, March 10 at 7pm at The Maple Theater 4135 W. Maple Road, […]

W. Bloomfield Community Coalition Presents Teens and the Law Panel March 18

March 7th 2015

W. Bloomfield Community Coalition Presents Teens and the Law Panel March 18 (Compiled, March 7, 2015) TEENS AND THE LAW! Wednesday March 18, 2015 7:00 – 8:30 pm Orchard Lake Middle School Q & A FORMAT – YOU ASK THE QUESTIONS! Teens (middle school and high school) and parents/other interested adults are encouraged to attend […]

Jewish Federation Lets Oak Park JCC Go, Seeks New Operators

March 6th 2015

Jewish Federation Lets Oak Park JCC Go, Seeks New Operators (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2015) The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit has made the decision to close the Oak Park Jewish Community Center. The doors will close Aug. 31, unless new management is found.  The Center sits in a location central to several synagogues […]