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Lathrup Village Celebration for Frank Brock Jr Dec. 17

December 15th 2018

Lathrup Village Celebration for Frank Brock Jr Dec. 17 Lathrup Village, MI – The City of Lathrup Village is hosting a celebration for Council Member and former Mayor Frank Brock, Jr on Monday, Dec. 17, 2018 from 5pm to 7pm in the community room of City Hall, 27400 Southfield Road, Lathrup Village, MI 48076. The […]

Lathrup Village 65th Birthday Celebration Sept. 7-9

September 6th 2018

Lathrup Village 65th Birthday Celebration Sept. 7-9 LATHRUP VILLAGE, MI – The city of Lathrup Village will hold its 65th Birthday Celebration the weekend of September 7 – 9, 2018, at the Municipal Park located behind Lathrup Village City Hall at 27400 Southfield Road.  All events are open to the public. FRIDAY – SEPT. 7th, […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Alex Meyers for State Rep. District 35

July 14th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Alex Meyers for State Rep. District 35 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 14, 2018) Southfield, Lathrup Village, Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms and Franklin, MI – Alex Meyers is running for State Representative in the 35th District on the Democratic Primary which is Aug. 7, 2018.  Also on the Democratic Primary ballot are Kyra Harris […]

Adversaries Fueled Success of New Lathrup Village Mayor Kelly Garrett

December 20th 2017

Adversaries Fueled Success of New Lathrup Village Mayor Kelly Garrett (Susanna Borgett, Dec. 20, 2017) Lathrup Village, MI – Lathrup Village’s Mayor Kelly Garrett, the first African American to hold the seat, said it was her adversaries actions that set the stage for the council to vote her in as mayor last month. While Garrett […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Lathrup Village Councilperson Ian Ferguson

September 19th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Lathrup Village Councilperson Ian Ferguson (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 19, 2017) Lathrup Village, MI – Lathrup Village Councilperson Ian Ferguson is seeking re-election on Nov. 7, 2017.  There are five candidates running for three seats. Also on the ballot are Frank M. Brock, Bruce Kantor, Marcus Raudszus and Salee R. Siddiqi. Councilperson […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Bruce Kantor for Lathrup Village City Council

September 17th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Bruce Kantor for Lathrup Village City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 17, 2017) Lathrup Village, MI – Bruce Kantor is one of five candidates running for three seats on the Lathrup  Village City Council Nov. 7.  Also on the ballot are Frank M. Brock, Ian A. Ferguson, Marcus Raudszus, and Saleem R. […]

Stabbing and Shooting at Woodward North Apts. In Royal Oak

June 29th 2017

Stabbing and Shooting at Woodward North Apts. In Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, June 29, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Shooting and Stabbing Investigation The Royal Oak Police Department is investigating a shooting and stabbing that occurred at the Woodward North Apartments, located at 3027 W. 13 Mile. On June 25, 2017 just before 2:00pm, […]

Lathrup Village Terminates Contract with City Administrator Andy Potter

June 13th 2017

Lathrup Village Terminates Contract with City Administrator Andy Potter (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2017) Lathrup Village, MI – Residents and employees spilled out into the hallway at an over-capacity special meeting Monday night where Lathrup Village City Council voted unanimously to terminate the contract of City Administrator Andy Potter based on his evaluation by […]

State Senator Vincent Gregory Coffee Hours March 21 in Southfield

March 14th 2016

State Senator Vincent Gregory Coffee Hours March 21 in Southfield (EVENT page) LATHRUP VILLAGE, MI — Senator Vincent Gregory (D–Lathrup Village) invites members of the community to join him for coffee and conversation regarding state and local issues on Monday, March 21, 2016, at 1 p.m. in Southfield. This will be an excellent and convenient […]

Berkley Selects Matthew Baumgarten as Finalist for City Manager

February 23rd 2016

Berkley Selects Matthew Baumgarten as Finalist for City Manager (City of Berkley Press Release, Feb. 23, 2016)   Berkley, MI – The Berkley City Council reached a consensus to make a conditional employment offer to Matthew Baumgarten, City Administrator of Lathrup Village, to fill Berkley’s vacant city manager position.The search committee composed of Mayor Pro-Tem Steve […]