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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 […]

West Bloomfield Cable Launches Online Survey, Community Conversation Aug. 10

July 12th 2017

West Bloomfield Cable Launches Online Survey, Community Conversation Aug. 10 (EVENT page) July 10, 2017, West Bloomfield, Michigan – The Greater West Bloomfield Cable Communications Commission (GWBCCC) recently launched an online survey to capture feedback from residents within its viewing area, which includes West Bloomfield, Keego Harbor, Orchard Lake and Sylvan Lake. The survey can […]

West Bloomfield Spring Fling Easter Egg Hunt April 13

April 5th 2017

West Bloomfield Spring Fling Easter Egg Hunt April 13 (EVENT page) West Bloomfield, MI – Spring Fling Egg Hunt Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 5:45, 6:30, 7:15 or 8 pm at Drake Sports Park Hunt for eggs and turn them in for treats!  Mr. and Mrs. Bunny will be there, so bring your camera and […]

2016 Candidate Interview Incumbents of West Bloomfield Twp. Library Board

October 15th 2016

2016 Candidate Interview Incumbents of West Bloomfield Twp. Library Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 15, 2016) West Bloomfield Township, MI – There are seven people running for six seats on the West Bloomfield Township Library Board.  Incumbents Karen Eickmeyer, Judith A. Holtz, Carol A. Kravetz, Ken Macon, Thomas Meyer and Wendy Bidgood are running to […]

West Bloomfield School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry

April 27th 2016

West Bloomfield School District’s Response to Lead Testing Inquiry (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 27, 2016) West Bloomfield, MI – As they see the images of children in Flint lined up to get bottled water or crying over blood tests, people around the country have been wondering about the safety of the water they and their […]

15 Year Old Bloomfield Hills Student Scored Perfect on ACT

July 6th 2015

15 Year Old Bloomfield Hills Student Scored Perfect on ACT (Bloomfield Hills Schools press release, July 6, 2015) “Perfect” at just 15, Helena Gregg, Bloomfield Hills High School student, scores a perfect score on the ACT Helena Gregg, an incoming sophomore at Bloomfield Hills High School, has just scored a perfect score on the ACT.  […]

Custom Wig Maker Brings Comfort and Dignity to those Fighting Cancer

January 25th 2015

Custom Wig Maker Brings Comfort and Dignity to those Fighting Cancer (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 25, 2015) Sometimes people don’t want to let the world know they have cancer. But loosing hair is can be a tell-tale sign of chemo. “Cancer sometimes brings on negative attention and awkwardness, when people just want to feel like […]

The Great Fracking Debate in Oakland County (video)

March 5th 2013

The discussion took place in West Bloomfield Township, a community that passed a moratorium on fracking last year after Township Supervisor Michele Economou Ureste sat in on a land auction where rights to Michigan’s resources were bid out to oil and gas companies.

With some of the land being in Oakland County, municipal and county officials like Economou Ureste had concerns about the potential for fracking so close to home. Northern Oakland County has several lakes…