Southfield

Michigan Works! Southfield to Offer Free Business Counseling

November 14th 2017

Michigan Works! Southfield to Offer Free Business Counseling (City of Southfield, Nov. 15, 2017) SOUTHFIELD, MI— Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center will offer free business counseling on the first Tuesday of each month at Michigan Works! Southfield, 21415 Civic Center Drive, Suite 116. Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center will offer business […]

Southfield Tree Lighting at Burgh Park Nov. 28

November 14th 2017

Southfield Tree Lighting at Burgh Park Nov. 28   (SOUTHFIELD, Mich.) – The city of Southfield will host a Tree Lighting Ceremony on Tuesday, November 28 at 6:30 p.m. at the Burgh Historical Park, located at 26080 Berg Road on the northeast corner of Civic Center Drive.   The ceremony will include caroling with the […]

Southfield Election Results 2017

November 7th 2017

Southfield Election Results 2017 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2017) Southfield, MI – The unofficial results are in for the Nov. 7 election in Southfield. Mayor Ken Siver, who was unopposed, earned 95.99% of the votes. Sherikia L. Hawkins won for Clerk with 6,112 votes. Tarita Daren had 2,744 votes and Derrick F. Hale has […]

Coal Tar Pavement Sealant Bans Discussed at Stormwater Summit

November 5th 2017

Coal Tar Pavement Sealant Bans Discussed at Stormwater Summit (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 5, 2017) Southfield, MI – In Oakland County only two municipalities ban coal-tar based pavement sealants – Wolverine Lake and West Bloomfield Township. Eric Diesing of the Clinton River Watershed Council and Rebecca Esselman of Huron River Watershed Council hope to change […]

Southfield Candidate Interviews 2017

October 31st 2017

Southfield Candidate Interviews 2017 Southfield, MI – Oakland County Times has invited all local candidates seeking office on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot to do a video interview.  Below are the ones who accepted. Click on the picture to view. In Southfield, Mayor Ken Siver is unopposed for re-election. For the position of Clerk there […]

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11

October 28th 2017

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11 Join us for our first Oakland County AAPN Collaborative Family Conference! This event is open to all families building a community around student success. Parents and students Invited! We have an exciting line up to share with you … Social Media Secrets: Presented by Rasheda Williams, […]

Key to Success in Rain Garden & Native Landscape Design for Cities

October 23rd 2017

The Key to Success in Rain Garden and Native Landscape Design for Cities (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 23, 2017) Southfield, MI – Many communities are embracing the idea of using natural, native landscaping as a way to both beautiful their public spaces and to help reduce storm water related issues such as flooding. But what […]

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 […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Southfield Mayor Kenson Siver

October 18th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Southfield Mayor Kenson Siver (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2017) Southfield, MI – Southfield Mayor Kenson “Ken” Siver is running unopposed for re-election on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot. However he is still campaigning to stay connected to the voters and because there are contested seats on City Council and for City […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Southfield City Coucilperson Lloyd C. Crews

October 16th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Southfield City Coucilperson Lloyd C. Crews (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 16, 2017)   Southfield, MI – Southfield Council President Pro-Tem Lloyd C. Crews is seeking re-election on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot.  There are three four year terms and one two year terms available.  Also on the ballot are Myron Frasier, Sara […]