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"Kirk has a passion for public education," Superintendent of Schools Shawn Lewis-Lakin said, according to a news release. "He has personally experienced the powerful positive impact that teacher and caring school personnel can make.
Social Scene: Pure Birmingham TCH was the host site, and beneficiary, for the Second Annual Farm to Table Block Party. Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/life/columnists/julie-yolles/2014/09/14/social-scene-pure-birmingham/15622621/ They found out about the Farm-to-Table Block Party on the Pure Michigan website and came to Birmingham for a fun evening.
What to do about the Baldwin Public Library? The library board wants to develop a new building plan following the defeat of the bond request in May Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/birmingham/2014/09/14/baldwin-public-library/15622483/ The Birmingham City Commission believes a citizens' committee, as opposed to a professional survey is the best way to figure out future building needs for the Baldwin Public Library building.
Birmingham, Michigan born Saturday Night Live alum David Spade is set to guest star in the season two premiere of the television comedy the Goldbergs . He is set to appear as a less-than-trustworthy photo shop employee who makes fake IDs for teens.
Every now and again the worlds of theatre and film collide in mutually beneficial way. On September 26, Birmingham's community theatre, The Village Players , will premiere an original short film, "On the Line," which is based on the stage play, "Twilight."
A prosciutto, parmesan and peach salad is served with arugula in a wide shallow bowl on the new Andiamo Ristorante menus. / Sylvia Rector/Detroit Free Press A whole grilled Branzino dramatically presented atop chickpea-spinach ragu is one of the most popular entrees on the new menu at Andiamo Ristorante, says founder and CEO Joe Vicari.
The Bird & The Bread offers an evening of food and tango lessons Evening to include authentic Argentinian menu Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/birmingham/2014/09/10/bird-bread-offers-evening-food-tango-lessons/15385457/ For the first in an ongoing dinner and dance series, Birmingham's The Bird & The Bread will pair wines presented by Bodega Catena Zapata of Mendoza, Argentina, with an authentic Argentinian menu and tango dance lessons and performances. The Bodega Catena Zapata Collector's evening will feature tango performances and lessons provided by Birmingham tango dancers.
Ornaments like this one, created by the husband-and-wife artist team at One Acre Ceramics, will be among the finds at the annual Common Ground Birmingham Street Art Fair. Ornaments like this one, created by the husband-and-wife artist team at One Acre Ceramics, will be among the finds at the annual Common Ground Birmingham Street Art Fair.
It was nearly 30 years ago that Gayle Orlow and her husband fell in love with their house in Beverly Hills. The Albert Kahn-designed gem was built in 1938, and over the years, the family has carefully preserved the home's historic authenticity while also making the space their own.
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Birmingham U-M alumnae to celebrate Patriot Week with tea party Learn some fun facts about the American flag Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/birmingham/2014/09/07/birmingham-u-m-alumnae-celebrate-patriot-week-tea-party/15238687/ In celebration of the 227th anniversary of the signing of the United States Constitution, the Birmingham University of Michigan Alumnae will host an "American Tea Party," 3:30-6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 17, at the Bloomfield Open Hunt Club at 405 E. Long Lake Road.
"I'm like the telephone," Lisa Turek said about herself. "I'm the go-between connecting the animal and the person."
BluArch Collection launches 'Make Your Mark' campaign Birmingham store to promote street art in Detroit Check out this story on HometownLife.com: http://www.hometownlife.com/story/news/local/birmingham/2014/09/07/bluarch-collection-launches-make-mark-campaign/15238567/ Starting next week, Birmingham's BluArch Collection at 142 W. Maple Road will launch its "Make Your Mark" campaign, in which the public is invited to add their own artistic touches to a 4-feet by 6-feet painting that's being started by local artist Daniel Cascardo. "You can add to this painting so it looks like a piece of street art," store owner Chuck Krause said.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 04:53 pm
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