Southfield

Springtime Means Stop Pruning Oak Trees

May 2nd 2015

Springtime Means Stop Pruning Oak Trees (compiled, May 2, 2015) The experts at MSU Extension are advising people to avoid the spread of Oak Wilt by not pruning their Oak trees now that it is springtime. According to Bert Cregg, Michigan State University Extension, Departments of Horticulture and Forest: “Oak wilt is an aggressive disease […]

Students See County Up Close for Youth in Government Day

April 29th 2015

Students See County Up Close for Youth in Government Day (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 29, 2015) Someday Kira Bacher hopes to become either a lawyer or a judge. “I think I’d like being a judge and helping people. There are people who get wrongly accused and they need someone to help them,” she said. Bacher, […]

Construction to Impact Quarton, Lahser and Telegraph Roads

April 23rd 2015

Construction to Impact Quarton, Lahser and Telegraph Roads (Bingham Farms Press Release, April 23, 2015) The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has approved the closure of Quarton Road between Cranbrook and Woodward Avenue in the communities of Bloomfield Hills and Birmingham to through traffic beginning Wednesday, April 29. Residential access will be maintained within […]

Oakland County Touts Tech248 Success

April 22nd 2015

Oakland County Touts Tech248 Success (Oakland County Press Release, April 22, 2015) Tech248 meetups attracted more than 400 technology industry professionals and students, including the founder of an Oakland County-based company who was among 50 people nationwide recently invited to the White House to talk tech. The meetups are vital to Tech248’s mission of connecting […]

Countdown to Mobile Mayhem – What Google Policy Change Means

April 21st 2015

Countdown to Mobile Mayhem – What Google Policy Change Means (Lisa Schmidt, Legal Linguist, April 21, 2015) You’ll be seeing some changes around here in the next couple weeks. That’s because starting April 21, 2015, Google will be promoting mobile friendly websites over any others. Here’s what to expect and how to prepare. Google’s New […]

Coffee Hour with Rep. Jeremy Moss in Southfield April 27

April 16th 2015

Coffee Hour with Rep. Jeremy Moss in Southfield April 27 (Jeremy Moss, April 16, 2015) Coffee hours are a chance to meet with your state representative in an informal setting, where you can ask questions about pending legislation, get more information on state government or offer your ideas and solutions for matters facing our state. […]

Home Burglary in Bingham Farms

April 14th 2015

Home Burglary in Bingham Farms (Detecitve Batianelli, Bingham Farms Police, April 14, 2015) Sometime between the hours of noon and 4pm on Monday, 4/12/2015, a residence near 13 Mile and Telegraph Roads in Bingham Farms was burglarized.  Entry was made by forcing the front door open.  Only Jewelry was taken.   A witness identified a dark […]

Grimms’ Fairy Tales: The Real Story April 29 in Southfield

April 8th 2015

Grimms’ Fairy Tales: The Real Story April 29 in Southfield (SPL Press Release, April 8, 2015) Join us on Wednesday, April 29 at 6:30 p.m. as Wayne State University professor Dr. Donald Haase gives a presentation titled “Grimms’ Fairy Tales: The Real Story”. We all know Grimms’ fairy tales – or at least we like […]

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4

April 8th 2015

Oakland County Republican’s Lincoln Day Dinner to Feature Scott Walker May 4 (OCRP Press Release, April 8, 2015) The Oakland County Republican Party (OCRP) is proud to announce the keynote speaker for the 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner, Governor Scott Walker. The 126th Annual Lincoln Day Dinner will be held at the Suburban Collection Showplace […]

Regional Transit Awards to Honor Advocates May 7

April 8th 2015

Regional Transit Awards to Honor Advocates May 7 (TRU Press Release, April 8, 2015) Transportation Riders United announces the nominees of the 2015 Regional Transit Awards! These impressive individuals have shown incredible dedication, creativity, and hard-work in their efforts to improve transit in greater Detroit. For the Forward Motion Award for Most Effective Public Servant, the […]