West Bloomfield

NPR’s ‘The Takeaway’ thinks Metro Detroit is ripe for entrepreneurship

One of our favorite NPR shows, The Take Away, looks at the economics of entrepreneurship and what that could mean for Metro Detroit. In this radio piece, they talk to...

Local groups conduct series on Jewish songwriters

Sponsored by two local libraries, "A Fine Romance," a program honoring Jewish songwriters of the 20th century, will run through Oct.19. The series takes place at the Jewish Community...

Chaldeans And Jews: Building A Common Community

They share an ancient lineage, but have found themselves at new crossroads in Oakland County. Chaldeans and Jews are literally neighbors in communities like West Bloomfield, yet they hardly...
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Featured Video: Marvin’s Marvelous Mechanical Museum

Doctor Kill-r-watt! The Great Chopandoff! Marvin's is a coin-operated wonderland of blinking, buzzing, and clattering machines. Every square inch is crammed with animatronic dummies, model airplanes, video games, and sideshow posters. From...

Orchard Lake Fine Art Show offers professional art competition for children

A professional art competition for kids sponsored by The Chadwick Accounting Group will be a highlight of the 9th annual Orchard Lake Fine Arts Fair, which takes place July...

Third season of HBO’s “Hung” wins Michigan Film Office tax credits

Over the past three seasons, HBO's hit TV show Hung has shot all over Oakland County on location -- from West Bloomfield and Clarkston to Walled Lake and Birmingham....

Artist expresses Warsaw Ghetto Uprising as he saw it

Visitors to the Holocaust Memorial Museum Zekelman Family Campus in West Bloomfield this spring will behold the work of Polish-born Wladyslaw Brzosko, whose moving paintings commemorate his experience during...

Fast Co. co-founder singles out West Bloomfield’s Henry Ford hospital as innovation center

Fast Co. magazine chronicles innovators, game-changers and risk-takers in the business world. And a new book by the magazine's co-founder William C. Taylor heaps some praise on the Henry...

Developer plans eco-friendly improvements for former Birmingham schools admin building

West Bloomfield-based developer Jeff Surnow is tackling another project, now that he's about wrapped up the renovation of the old Birmingham post office.His next project is a former Birmingham...

Former Birmingham post office gets green makeover

A former post office turned office building in downtown Birmingham got a complete green makeover, and tenants are expected to be moving in soon.Jeff Surnow, of West Bloomfield-based The...