Berkley

Holly’s Venerable Union Depot Train Station Competes for $2 Million in National Contest

The Village of Holly and its Union Depot are vying for a share of $2 million to help rehabilitate and transform the building into a welcome center touting Holly’s...

Building a Talent Pool

Zlphia Martin was just a kid when she realized she had a gift for computers and technology, taking on the role of IT guru for her family by fixing...

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,...