Berkley

Selma and Voting Rights Lecture March 24 at Berkley Library

March 8th 2015

Selma and Voting Rights Lecture March 24 at Berkley Library (BPS Press Release, March 8, 2015) Lecture by Dr. Roy E. Finkenbine of the University of Detroit Mercy Tuesday, March 24 at 6:30 p.m. The current film Selma has generated quite a box-office buzz. But fifty years ago Selma was the name of a racially-divided […]

Haven Establishes Foundation To Fund Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention, & Treatment Programs

March 7th 2015

Haven Establishes Foundation To Fund Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault Prevention, & Treatment Programs (HAVEN Press Release, March 7, 2015) HAVEN, Oakland County’s center for the treatment and prevention of domestic violence and sexual assault, now in its 40th year of supporting and empowering survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault, has established an IRS-approved […]

Berkley Breakfast with the Bunny March 28

March 7th 2015

Berkley Breakfast with the Bunny March 28 (Berkley Press Release, March 7) Breakfast With The Bunny March 28 2400 Robina Ave, Berkley, MI 48072 Session 1: 9:00 – 10:00 am Session 2: 10:30 – 11:30 am $4 per ticket – everyone attending needs a ticket includes breakfast, picture with the Easter bunny, petting farm Deadline […]

Drying Up Your Home’s Wet Basement, March 23 at Berkley Library

March 7th 2015

Drying Up Your Home’s Wet Basement, March 23 at Berkley Library (BPL Press Release, March 7, 2015) Presented by Ron Gay, Wet Basement Consultants & author Monday, March 23 at 6:30 p.m. Is a wet basement putting a damper on your spring fun?  Ron Gay will present a free homeowner’s workshop.  Ron will explain the […]

Jewish Federation Lets Oak Park JCC Go, Seeks New Operators

March 6th 2015

Jewish Federation Lets Oak Park JCC Go, Seeks New Operators (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2015) The Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Detroit has made the decision to close the Oak Park Jewish Community Center. The doors will close Aug. 31, unless new management is found.  The Center sits in a location central to several synagogues […]

Help Send a Reporter to Washington DC for Housing Conference

March 6th 2015

Help Send a Reporter to Washington DC for Housing Conference (Editorial, Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2015) Hi there. I’m Crystal Proxmire, publisher of the local online news site Oakland County 115 News Hub ( www.oc115.com), and I’ve got a fundraiser going on at www.gofundme.com/oc115.com. I have been the only reporter digging into ethical and legal […]

Berkley Schools Hosting Tours and Bond Info Meetings

March 6th 2015

Berkley Schools Hosting Tours and Bond Info Meetings (Berkley Schools Press Release, March 6, 2015)   On the May 5th ballot the District has a proposal to improve the infrastructure, safety and technology in the Berkley Schools. The District is asking citizens to vote on just over $58 million in needed upgrades. Building informational meetings […]

Michigan Roundtable Seeking Youth-Led Programs to Present at April 18 Exhibition

March 4th 2015

Michigan Roundtable Seeking Youth-Led Programs to Present at April 18 Exhibition (Steve Spreitzer, President & CEO Michigan Roundtable for Diversity & Inclusion) On April 18th, 2015 the Michigan Roundtable will be hosting the 62nd Annual Youth Justice & Leadership Exhibition (#2015YJLE), an event designed to showcase the work of Youth-Led programming in Metro Detroit (and […]

Berkley Parks and Recreation Brings the Laughs March 7

March 3rd 2015

Berkley Parks and Recreation Brings the Laughs March 7 (press release, March 3, 2015) Berkley Cartoon Theatre hits the Berkley Community Center for the fourth year in a row. Cartoon Theatre will be held on March 7 and will feature an hour of old and new cartoons. Prices for the Cartoon Theatre are $8 for […]

UPDATE: Abducted Boy Found, Girl Still Missing

March 2nd 2015

UPDATE: Abducted Boy Found, Girl Still Missing (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 2, 2015) After an Amber Alert was issued Monday in Indianapolis and was then expanded to Michigan for the two children, 16-year-old Aaron Blackwell has been found, according to the IndyStar. But as of 9:15 pm the 13-year-old girl Emma is still missing. According […]