Berkley

Oakland County Businesses Encouraged To Apply For State ‘Going PRO Talent Fund’ Training Grants

Oakland County employers seeking financial assistance to hire and train new talent as well as enhance the skills of existing employees are encouraged to apply for funding and resources...

Why Small Businesses Are Betting on Berkley

Excerpt: For Berkley resident Paul Gunnel, there isn’t anywhere he would rather live. The GM employee moved to the city from Commerce Township after he and his wife started...

Why Young Families Are Paying Attention to Berkley

Excerpt: For Berkley resident and GM employee Paul Gunnels, the city was an obvious choice when he and his wife were looking for a place to call home. Here he...

Top 10 Coolest Rehabs in Metro Detroit

Excerpt: For rehab royalty Ann Stevenson and Curt Catallo, repurposing Metro Detroit’s iconic structures is about more than just good business. Co-owners of Union Joints, the couple are behind restaurants...

Berkley Ready to Chalk Up Next Street Art Fest, Thousands Expected

Excerpt: The annual Berkley Street Art Fest is returning in the downtown with chalk artists, live music, murals, fire eaters and food vendors. Presented by Vibe Credit Union, the family...

Regional Detroit Builders Association Hosts Parade of Homes Through June

Excerpt: The Home Builders Association of Southeastern Michigan is hosting its 30th annual Parade of Homes, an exhibition of new model homes across the region, for the entire month of...
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Andrew Chmielewski

Andrew Chmielewski is the co-founder of Dave's Sweet Tooth, the largest manufacturer of specialty toffee products in Michigan, and Mitten Crate, a monthly subscription-based box delivery of Michigan-made artisan food products and specialty goods....

Oakland County Students Excel in Architecture, Construction Program

Excerpt: Twenty-one Oakland County students were celebrated at the ACE Mentor of Michigan’s 2018-19 banquet. The Berkley-based program introduced high school students to a wide range of career opportunities in architecture,...

Lake Orion Captures Spirit Of Main Street Award For Second Time As 10 Downtowns Honored During Main Event Awards Night Celebration

Lake Orion’s Downtown Development Authority captured the Spirit of Main Street award for the second time as 10 downtowns were honored in May during the gala celebration at the...

Angell Elementary Students Design Mural for Fifth-Grade Legacy Project

Excerpt: A new mural designed by the fourth and fifth graders of Angell Elementary School (in Berkley) has been installed inside the school. The mural, featuring a sun, the school...