Berkley

Cities Competing for MML Awards, Public Asked to Vote

July 4th 2015

Cities Competing for MML Awards, Public Asked to Vote (MML Press Release, July 4, 2015)   Sixteen projects, programs, and initiatives involving more than 20 Michigan communities are vying for the statewide Community Excellence Award (CEA)—the most prestigious Michigan Municipal League honor. The communities involved in this year’s competition are Allegan, Auburn Hills, Battle Creek, […]

Berkley: The Anthony Lai Band to play Robina Rhapsody Concert Sept. 10

July 3rd 2015

Berkley: The Anthony Lai Band to play Robina Rhapsody Concert Sept. 10 (event listing) September 10, 2015 The Anthony Lai Band Robina Rhapsody 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm Robina north of 12 mile The Anthony Lai Band is an eclectic group that draws inspiration from contemporary folk, 1960s rock, classical composers, and jazz standards to […]

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop

July 2nd 2015

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop (press release, July 2, 2015) Entrepreneurs and Startups, let Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center help you put your business plan in place. Sign up for one of their workshops in July and benefit from hands-on business seminars delivered by an experienced staff and network of public […]

Berkley Library Hosts Jenifer Strauss Super Hero Storyteller July 9

July 2nd 2015

Berkley Library Hosts Jenifer Strauss Super Hero Storyteller July 9 (event listing) Jenifer Strauss: storyteller Thursday, July 9 at 2:00 p.m. “For Every Hero Has a Story” — Jenifer Strauss will tell super hero tales from around the world plus ten tips for building your super powers! Please visit http://goo.gl/2oHwbP, call 248-658-3440 or stop by […]

Berkley: Make Toys for Rescue Cats at Library Event July 22

July 1st 2015

Berkley: Make Toys for Rescue Cats at Library Event July 22 (event listing) Wednesday, July 22 at 2:00 p.m. Learn how to make catnip mice and cat forts for cats at the Michigan Humane Society shelters. Community service credit will be available. Please visit http://goo.gl/2oHwbP, call 248-658-3440 or stop by the Berkley Library at 3155 Coolidge […]

Berkley Board of Ed. Seeks Applicants, Seat Filled by July 24

June 30th 2015

Berkley Board of Ed. Seeks Applicants, Seat Filled by July 24 (Berkley Schools Press Release, June 30, 2015) The Berkley School District is seeking applicants for an open seat on the Board of Education. The position is vacant with the passing of Paul Ellison on June 24, 2015, following his courageous battle with cancer. Mary […]

Berkley Library to Present Expert on Clutter and Hoarding July 21

June 30th 2015

Berkley Library to Present Expert on Clutter and Hoarding July 21 (event listing) Tuesday, July 21 at 6:30 p.m. How much is enough? We love our stuff, don’t we? But we are not our stuff. And we can’t take it with us! What happens when we go from owning our stuff to our stuff owning […]

Host Families Wanted for Exchange Students…

June 29th 2015

Berkley, Clawson, RO, Ferndale, and Bloomfield: Host Families Wanted for Exchange Students (Educatius International announcement, June 29, 2015) WANTED!!!  Host families…..Educatius International is looking for host families in Berkley, Clawson, Royal Oak, Ferndale, and Bloomfield to host international students attending Clawson, Ferndale, and Bloomfield Township high schools for the upcoming school year. Please contact Debi […]

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country

June 26th 2015

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country (C. Proxmire, June 26, 2015) The United States Supreme Court has ruled in favor of marriage equality. In a 5-4 decision it said same sex couples have a fundamental right to marry. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in the majority opinion “No union is more […]

Berkley Schools Community Mourns Loss of Trustee Paul Ellison

June 25th 2015

Berkley Schools Community Mourns Loss of Trustee Paul Ellison (Berkley Schools, June 25, 2015) The following letter was sent out from Dennis McDavid, Superintendent of Berkley Schools today: Dear Berkley Schools Community, It is with an incredibly heavy heart that I write to you. I received news today that current Board of Education Trustee Paul […]