Bloomfield Area Communities

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote

May 25th 2015

$2 Million in Pothole Repairs Coming Thanks to County Commission Vote (Adapted from press release, May 25, 2015) Members of the Oakland County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to allocate a one-time appropriation of $2 million in Fiscal Year 2015 to assist the Road Commission of Oakland County (RCOC) in purchasing road equipment. This activity […]

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County

May 21st 2015

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County (C. Proxmire, May 20, 2015) As Memorial Day approaches people through SE Michigan prepare to honor those who have done military service. Check out the parades and events in the area: Thursday, May 21, 2015 Hazel Park Memorial Festival http://oaklandcounty115.com/2015/05/19/memorial-day-festival-and-events-in-hazel-park-may-21-25/ Friday, May 22, 2015 Southfield City Hall […]

St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair May 22-25 in West Bloomfield

May 19th 2015

St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair May 22-25 in West Bloomfield (event listing) Memorial Day Weekend 2015 Friday, May 22 – Monday, May 25 Parking is FREE– on the grounds of St. Mary’s’ Prep Location Campus of Orchard Lake St. Mary’s 3535 Indian Trail (Intersection of Commerce & Orchard Lake Roads) Orchard Lake, MI 48324 GENERAL […]

Expert to Speak on After-Divorce Issues at Bloomfield Twp. Library June 3

May 18th 2015

Expert to Speak on After-Divorce Issues at Bloomfield Twp. Library June 3 Name: The Never Ending Divorce Date: June 3rd,  6:30-8:00pm Location: Bloomfield Township Public Library 1099 Lone Pine Road (at Telegraph) Bloomfield Township, MI 48302 Fee: $25, Scholarships can be provided for those in need. CONTACT: Suzi Terebelo 248 420-2728 s_terebelo@msn.com Description: The Women’s Divorce Resource […]

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak

May 18th 2015

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak (event listing, May 18, 2015)   Is regional transit important to you? Where do you want it to take you?   The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) is designing a regional transit system that will provide seamless connections to Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw […]

Beautiful Day for Birmingham Hometown Parade

May 17th 2015

Beautiful Day for Birmingham Hometown Parade (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 17, 2015) With a sky full of sunshine and streets lined with smiles, the atmosphere was just right for the Birmingham Hometown Parade on Sunday. The parade honored Veterans and paid homage to warriors past.  It also was a chance for various groups and businesses […]

Panel: School to Prison Pipeline, May 28 in Bloomfield Hills

May 15th 2015

Panel: School to Prison Pipeline, May 28 in Bloomfield Hills (event listing)   A panel on Thursday, May 28 at the Birmingham Unitarian Church, 38651 Woodward, will look at the school to prison pipeline. The event begins at 6pm. For more info contact: education@aclumich.org.  

Support Group for Parents of Transgender Children Starting in W. Bloomfield May 14 and 18

May 11th 2015

Support Group for Parents of Transgender Children Starting in West Bloomfield May 14 and 18 (event listing, May 11, 2015)

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum

May 11th 2015

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2015) People cried.   And quite possibly that was the point. Opening up about suicide – whether you have lost a loved one, someone who survived an attempt, someone who has thought about it, a teacher, a counselor, a healthcare provider or […]

Beautiful Beginning for Birmingham Farmers Market Season

May 7th 2015

Beautiful Beginning for Birmingham Farmers Market Season (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 7, 2015)   “It’s a beautiful day to enjoy the weather,” said Stacey Conover of West Bloomfield as she and her family perused the booths of vendors at the opening day of the Birmingham Farmers Market. “We’ve picked up some local honey to help […]