Bloomfield Area Communities

Melania Trump & Betsy DeVos Encourage Lunchtime Inclusion…

October 23rd 2017

Melania Trump & Betsy DeVos Encourage Lunchtime Inclusion at Orchard Lake Middle School (Cheryl Weiss, Oct. 23, 2017) West Bloomfield, MI – “Being at lunch was the coolest experience ever!” said Bryce Hairston, an eighth grade student at Orchard Lake Middle School in West Bloomfield, where First Lady Melania Trump and U.S. Education Secretary Betsy […]

Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context

October 19th 2017

Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2017) Pontiac, MI – A dozen Oakland County residents have been charged with selling heroin mixed with fentanyl, seven of whom were charged with distribution resulting in death, revealed Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard in a press conference Wednesday […]

Sugar Packets and Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia

October 14th 2017

Sugar Packets & Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 14, 2017) Novi, MI – Loretta and Gregory were married at the age of 16, over 40 years ago, and have always been true to each other.  Yet as Gregory began to age, Alzheimer’s started to take its toll and […]

Stewards of The River Rouge Workshop Oct. 11 or Oct. 26

October 11th 2017

Stewards of The River Rouge Workshop Oct. 11 or Oct. 26 West Bloomfield Township and Canton, MI – Stewards of The Rouge River Workshop – Learn how you can protect water quality at home. Wednesday 10/11 from 6pm-8pm or Thursday 10/26 from 6pm-8pm. Wayne County – Oct 11 6-8pm Summit on the Park, 4600 Summit […]

West Bloomfield Parent Communication Network Meets Oct. 12

October 5th 2017

West Bloomfield Parent Communication Network Meets Oct. 12 West Bloomfield, MI – Join us this Thursday, October 12 at 7 pm at West Bloomfield High School for this year’s first PCN meeting. The West Bloomfield School District hosts meetings once-monthly on Thursdays to discuss relevant issues in education on a federal, state, and local level […]

Maple Road to Close Beginning Oct. 9 in W. Bloomfield Twp.

October 4th 2017

Maple Road to Close Beginning Oct. 9 in W. Bloomfield Twp.   (Road Commission for Oakland County, Oct. 4, 2017) West Bloomfield Township, MI —   The Road Commission for Oakland County expects to close Maple Road between Haggerty and Drake roads (between Silverbrook and Eastbrook) in West Bloomfield Township beginning October 9 for culvert repairs. […]

Links to Job Pages & Resources Through Oakland County

September 30th 2017

Links to Job Pages  & Resources  Through Oakland County (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 Berkley Beverly Hills (no list […]

HAVEN’s Detroit Lions Tailgate: Tackling Domestic Violence Oct. 15

September 27th 2017

HAVEN’s Detroit Lions Tailgate: Tackling Domestic Violence Oct. 15 IT’S ON US. Detroit Lions + HAVEN + YOU Team up with HAVEN and the Detroit Lions at the 5th Annual HAVEN Tailgate. Cheer alongside former Lions Legends and HAVEN supporters for the Detroit Lions vs. New Orleans Saints game on October 15! Registration at 12:00 […]

Michigan Alliance of TimeBanks Auction Event Oct. 14

September 16th 2017

Michigan Alliance of TimeBanks Auction Event Oct. 14 Bloomfield Hills, MI – Bid to Build our Communities Silent and Live Auction  Please join us for our 3rd Silent and Live auction. Food, music, raffles, with exciting auction items including trips to Africa, Ireland, Disneyworld, beaches and casino packages, tickets to a variety of cultural and […]

Best Facebook Groups to Join in Your Community (Oakland County)

September 13th 2017

Best Facebook Groups to Join in Your Community (Oakland County) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 13, 2017) 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 what is going […]