West Bloomfield treasurer could be removed from office
A 79-page-report to West Bloomfield Township officials by a law firm hired to investigate irregularities in the treasurer's office is recommending the township board to ask the governor to remove Treasurer Teri Weingarden from office.
Seaholm High School evacuated after reports of smoke
Students at Seaholm High School were evacuated Friday afternoon following a neighborhood power outage and reports of smoke inside the school.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Macomb County Republican lays marker on Macomb vs. Up North crazyfest
We return to the burning question of which part of the state has the batshit craziest Republicans with a new claim on behalf of Macomb County .
Garden City Observer
Meth bust: Former Birmingham mayor arrested again
For the second time in the past four months, former Birmingham Mayor Seth Chafetz has been arrested on a meth charge.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
State Sen. Bert Johnson joining race for 14th Congressional District
State Sen. Bert Johnson plans to announce Thursday he'll run next year for the 14th Congressional District seat.
West Bloomfield Township Employees Support Toys for Tots
West Bloomfield Town Hall employees and the Township Fire Department are supporting the U.S. Marines "Toys for Tots" campaign, and you can help.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Police Seek Help Finding Missing West Bloomfield Woman
The West Bloomfield Township Police Department is asking for the public's help in finding Joanne Marie O'Reilly, a 77-year-old woman who was last seen on Dec. 2, around 9 p.m., on Rosedale Street in West Bloomfield.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Crain's Detroit Business
New owners of Macomb Mall to begin renovations by razing empty building
Lormax Stern Development Co. has received approval from the Roseville City Council to demolish a vacant building at Macomb Mall, which the company bought earlier this year.
Officials Vote on Benefit Bonds and More This Week in West Bloomfield
Tonight, West Bloomfield Township trustees will vote to issue bonds that are expected to save taxpayers millions of dollars on future pension and benefit liabilities.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Tillie Esper who wrote message in bottle almost 100 years ago has her story told
Revealed: The young woman who threw a message in a bottle into a Michigan river in 1915 - before it was found by a diver a century later When two young ladies on a day trip to a Michigan amusement park in 1915 threw their message in a bottle into the water, they probably never gave a second thought to someone finding their note generations later.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
West Bloomfield Township Library Goes Mobile
The West Bloomfield Township Library has launched a mobile website that will allow patrons to access the catalog and even check out materials using a smartphone.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Teddy bear sales at Lolly Ella Jewelry to help abused kids
From Friday through Dec. 27, Lolly Ella Jewelry will sell Teddy bears for $10 with 100 percent of proceeds being donated to Big Family of Michigan, a nonprofit organization in Southeast Michigan serving the needs of children waiting to be adopted or those victimized by abuse.
Bloomfield Hills High School Trainer Charged With Getting High In School Office
DETROIT Shira Schiff, 55, the athletic trainer for tony Bloomfield Hills High School, turned herself in Nov. 22, on suspicion of rolling a joint and smoking it inside a school office.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
At the Bloomfield Township Libary
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Sat Nov 23, 2013
Show attracts more than 1,000 felines
Jovanna Edge's hairless sphynx Eddie isn't truly hairless. The sphynx, known for its wrinkles and lack of fur, actually has some fuzz, Edge explained to a group of rapt cat lovers at the 2013 Cat Fanciers' Association/Dr. Elsey's Precious Cat Litter World Championship Cat Show in Novi this weekend.
Thieves Take Thousands in Jewelry from West Bloomfield Home
A resident in the 3000 block of Bloomfield Park Drive called West Bloomfield Township Police Wednesday evening, after returning to find someone had broken in to the home.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Detroit News
Girl, 10, reunited with dog she sued to get back
A 10-year-old girl who sued her mother's ex-boyfriend for the return of her dog has been reunited with the poodle.
Detroit Free Press
Motown Records founder Berry Gordy Jr. to receive lifetime achievement award
Motown Records founder Berry Gordy Jr. will receive the Michigan Chronicle's Lifetime Achievement Award at the 2013 Legacy in Motion Gala next month.