Commerce Twp.

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27

April 20th 2018

Details of the I-696 Closure, Beginning April 27 Crews will begin implementing westbound I-696 closures at 9 p.m. Friday, April 27, starting with closing the eastbound and westbound I-94 ramps to westbound I-696 The closure of all access points/ramps is expected to be completed by 5 a.m. Saturday, April 28. PROJECT END DATE: November 2018 […]

State of the Lakes Luncheon March 27

March 4th 2018

  State of the Lakes Luncheon March 27 Commerce, MI – Insightful insider information for those working in, wondering about and wanting to get ahead in wonderful West Oakland. This meeting is your opportunity to hear first-hand and talk with local government officials about issues that affect your business and your bottom line. Tuesday, March […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Casino Night to Benefit W. Bloomfield Education Foundation Feb. 9

January 31st 2018

Casino Night to Benefit W. Bloomfield Education Foundation Feb. 9 West Bloomfield, MI- West Bloomfield Educational Foundation (WBEF) raises funds to support the West Bloomfield School District and its educational programs. WBEF will hold its 3rd annual Casino Night at Edgewood Country Club on Friday February 9, 2018. The evening includes Appetizers, Dessert, Late Night […]

Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheese Products

January 29th 2018

Panera Bread Recalls Cream Cheese Products (FDA, Jan. 29, 2018) Birmingham, Troy, Lathrup Village, Rochester Hills, Southfield, Beverly Hills, Commerce Twp, Waterford and Farmington Hills, MI – While there have been no reported illnesses, out of an abundance of caution, Panera Bread is conducting a nationwide preemptive, voluntary recall of all 2 oz. and 8 […]

Suspects Smash Window to Steal from Mobil in Commerce Twp (video)

December 8th 2017

Suspects Smash Window to Steal from Mobil in Commerce Twp (video) (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Dec. 8, 2017) Commerce Township, MI – INCIDENT: 04:39 hrs. – Commerce Township – Commercial Breaking and Entering – #17-223592 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to the 3000 block of E. West Maple Rd. (Mobil Gas Station) for a Commercial Burglary Alarm. […]

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County

November 16th 2017

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County (Oakland County, Nov. 16, 2017) Oakland County, MI – Oakland County small businesses that hope to see green during the upcoming holiday shopping season could pocket a little green for themselves – $1,000 – just for registering for Oakland County’s Small Business Saturday to Saturday […]

Commerce Township Painter Thomas Tunney Wins MI Great Artist Competition

October 26th 2017

Commerce Township Painter Thomas Tunney Wins MI Great Artist Competition (Oakland County, Oct. 26, 2017)   Commerce Township, MI – A self-taught painter whose portraits of his daughter in various nature settings caught the eyes of the public – and ultimately the judges – was chosen as the winner of the 2017 MI Great Artist […]

Boil Water Advisory in Several Oakland County Communities

October 23rd 2017

Boil Water Advisory in Several Oakland County Communities Commerce Township, Farmington Hills, Novi, Oakland Township, Rochester Hills, Walled Lake, West Bloomfield and Wixom, MI – Effective immediately,  the Great Lakes Water Authority is issuing a  MANDATORY Boil Water Advisory for the communities of Commerce Township,  Farmington Hills, Novi (the area bounded by 14 Mile on […]

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 […]