The Community Edge

Road Commission for Oakland County Expands Efforts to Address Potholes

The Road Commission for Oakland County is taking several additional steps this year to address the onslaught of potholes that is besieging roads across the region. “The true root cause of the severe pothole problem is Michigan’s decades-long road-funding crisis that has crippled road-agency efforts to repair roads. However, we are taking every … [Read More...]

Rochester Community Schools Announces Orchestra Program

Rochester Community Schools is proud to announce the initiation of a strings program, starting at the sixth-grade level, to further enhance the music curriculum within the district. Strings include the violin, viola, cello, and double bass. “Adding new programs to the curriculum is an indication of the strong financial health of our school … [Read More...]

Ribbon Cutting: Catalina Jewelers at the Village of Rochester Hills

The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Held the Ribbon Cutting Welcoming Catalina Jewelers of Rochester Hills to the Chamber Catalina Jeweler’s mission is to provide a world-class customer experience and the finest luxury items. As a family-owned business, they are passionate about partnering with the community, building long-term … [Read More...]

Keith’s Cruzers Relay for Life Team Wants to Wipe Out Cancer

For the fifth year in a row, friends and family will come together to honor Keith Cruzer, and his fight against cancer. Classic Lanes, at 2145 Avon Industrial Drive in Rochester Hills will host the annual fundraiser on March 24 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. for those, who like Keith, have been touched by cancer. Keith’s sister, Tracy, plans to fill … [Read More...]

Dear Crabby, Are the Potholes Worse This Year?

Dear Crabby, I know we live in Michigan and potholes are to be expected, but is it just me or they extra bad this year? Thanks, Rod Rumble Dear Rod Rumble, It’s definitely not just you. In fact, I saw someone recently post one of those memes on Facebook that read, “In England they drive on the left side of the road. In Michigan they … [Read More...]

Accidental Shooting in Rochester Hills

Oakland County Sheriff's Office (OCSO) Respond to Reckless Discharge of a Firearm Deputies and the Rochester Hills Fire Department responded to a residence located in the 50 block of Sugar Pine Rd. for a subject who had been shot. The complainant / Wife (age 39) stated that she had accidently shot her husband (age 40). The victim had a gunshot … [Read More...]

Pins for Pups Fundraiser for the Leader Dog Puppies on March 18

The Rochester Hills Lions Club will host their third annual event on Sunday, March 18, at Classic Lanes in Rochester Hills to raise money for the Leader Dogs for the Blind, Puppy Raiser Program. Guests receive three hours of unlimited bowling, which includes shoes, two slices of pizza, and a soft drink for each person. There will be door prizes and … [Read More...]

Mad Money March in Downtown Rochester

Shop Downtown Rochester in March for a Chance to Win a Shopping Spree On April 2, there will be four lucky winners, all with Shopping Sprees in Downtown Rochester. How? Shoppers who spend $100 at one or more participating businesses during the month of March can enter for a chance to win a $1,000 Shopping Spree, a $500 Shopping Spree or one of … [Read More...]

Judy Blume’s ‘Sheila the Great’ comes to Meadow Brook Theatre

Being a 10-year-old is kind of a pain. Having an older sister is really a pain. Being afraid of everything is… well, just plain painful. Sheila Tubman, otherwise known as Sheila the Great, comes of age in ArtsPower’s lively and poignant musical, based on Judy Blume’s popular novel, “Otherwise Known as Sheila the Great,” about discovering the person … [Read More...]

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