Bloomfield Hills / Bloomfield Township

Belfry installed at historic school in Bloomfield Township

Bloomfield Township working hard to restore an 1859 one-room school house.Excerpt:Pamela Carmichael had a big grin on her face as she pulled the rope attached to the bell in...

New media could aid old Bloomfield Hills school barn

Bloomfield Hills is looking to save an old barn with new media.Excerpt:The red barn, a long-standing symbol of America's agricultural past, is a dying breed.In one Oakland County community,...

Oakland County Community College renames building after philanthropist Doris Mosher

The key player establishing the Oakland Community College Foundation is now having the building that houses it named after her.The college celebrated the foundation's 30th anniversary by naming its...

Cranbrook lands $181M for renovations, improvements

Cranbrook has surpassed its $150 million fundraising goal one year early, bringing in $181 million that will be used for a combination of projects, including major renovations to the...

ARKITEKTURA

Birmingham's Rail District is quickly becoming ground zero for designers and consumer creatives, bringing SoHo-style aesthetics to Metro Detroit. Case in point, Arkitektura, a Cranbrook-born, SF-partnered showroom that boasts...

LTU students help preserve Frank Lloyd Wright house

Most building buffs are happy to tour a Frank Lloyd Wright house. Two Lawrence Technological University students did that every day last summer and are looking forward to doing...

Community foundation funds new initiative improving art access at the BBAC

BIRMINGHAM, MI, April 9, 2009 -- Access to creating art is not democratic. Many do not have access and the reasons are varied. From mental and physical challenges to...

Shaping The Future: Eero Saarinen

You got Cranbrook in my Eero Saarinen. You got Eero Saarinen in my Cranbrook.Two great tastes that taste great together!Eero Saarinen's influence on post-World War II design and architecture are an unmistakable...