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Bloomfield Hills Star Sofi K Raising Money for Wish Upon a Teen

April 30th 2016

Bloomfield Hills Star Sofi K Raising Money for Wish Upon a Teen (press release, May 1, 2016) Sofi K, a sophomore at Bloomfield Hills High School, released her debut album LoveHate last November.  Already an accomplished performer and stellar student at the age 14, she has also devoted significant time and energy to help others […]

Main Street Communities Honored with Awards

April 29th 2016

Main Street Communities Honored with Awards (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 28, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – Twenty two communities through Oakland County take part in Main Street USA, a program focused on thriving downtowns and community centers.  Thursday night people from those Main Street Programs came together for their annual awards program, this year held […]

Birmingham Mayor Pro Tem & oc115 Founder talk about CNU24 on WJR

April 26th 2016

Birmingham Mayor Pro Tem & oc115 Founder talk about CNU24 on WJR (Compiled, April 26, 2016) Detroit, MI – The Congress for New Urbanism is meeting in Detroit June 8-12 to learn about different aspects of development and community building, with Detroit as a source of inspiration for urban planners from around the globe. One […]

Boomer Summit Hosted at Groves High School April 30

April 22nd 2016

Boomer Summit Hosted at Groves High School April 30 (EVENT page) Birmingham, MI – Saturday, April 30, 2016 at 7:30am Boomer Summit Event Join thought leaders from around the region for this exciting and collaborative event specifically designed for the Boomer Generation. This high-energy program, will feature speakers, music, videos, and great raffle items like […]

Ferndale Celebrates Good Neighbors

April 20th 2016

Ferndale Celebrates Good Neighbors (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 20, 2016) Ferndale, MI – When Alyssa Atkinson was presented with her Good Neighbor = Strong Community Award, the presented talked about one Atkinson’s strongest traits, her vulnerability. “Being a volunteer means two things, one is showing up, showing up and putting yourself out there,” said Councilperson […]

Pontiac Gets Expert Advice on Developing Downtown

April 18th 2016

Pontiac Gets Expert Advice on Developing Downtown (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 18, 2016) Pontiac, MI – In advance of the upcoming Congress of the New Urbanism Conference in Detroit June 8-11, 2016, CNU hosted development charrettes in Pontiac and Hazel Park to build examples of how thoughtful planning can help revitalize communities. In Pontiac that […]

Alexander Zonjic Concert to Benefit Grace Centers of Hope April 16

April 8th 2016

Alexander Zonjic Concert to Benefit Grace Centers of Hope April 16 (EVENT page)  PONTIAC, MI – Band of Brothers presents Alexander Zonjic Meets Motown at 6:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 16 at the Lafayette Grande Center Crystal Ballroom, 1 Lafayette St., Pontiac. The event will feature the widely recognized jazz favorite Alexander Zonjic as well […]

MML #5: Making the Economic Case for Place

April 4th 2016

MML #5:  Making the Economic Case for Place (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 4, 2016) Lansing, MI – What do communities need to thrive? This is the question explored in depth by The Michigan Municipal League and Public Sector Consultants in 2015.  They came up with eight elements of prosperous communities, and explored what research had […]

Pontiac Gains Back Power as State Keeps Some Oversight

March 31st 2016

Pontiac Gains Back Power as State Keeps Some Oversight (Dept. of Treasury, March 31, 2016) Pontiac, MI –  State Treasurer Nick Khouri today, signed off on amendments to two existing emergency manager orders that will provide additional authority to the City of Pontiac’s mayor and city council, following a recommendation approved by members of the […]

Warrior Pub Crawl in Royal Oak to Benefit Disabled Vets April 16

March 25th 2016

Warrior Pub Crawl in Royal Oak to Benefit Disabled Vets April 16 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Warrior Pub Crawl Event – Date & Time: Saturday, April 16, 2016 – 12:00pm – 6:00pm INAUGURAL CRAWLING FOR A WARRIOR PUB CRAWL ON SATURDAY, APRIL 16! Tickets are on sale now for the Inaugural Crawling for […]