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Avondale Student Entrepreneurs Raise $7000 to Help Families in Need

Avondale High School students started two businesses, “Beans to Bags” and “Moments Photography” to raise money for families in need. Since September this small group of student entrepreneurs has raised $7000. Half of the money raised will support 50 students this holiday season with the purchase of winter clothing and other items. The other half of … [Read More...]

Rochester Hills Provides Christmas Tree Recycling

The City of Rochester Hills will once again provide residents with the opportunity to dispose of natural Christmas trees by dropping them off at the Clinton River Watershed Council on the following dates and times. Saturday, December 31, 2016 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Sunday, January 1, 2017 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. Saturday, January 7, 2017 … [Read More...]

Holiday Exhibits at the Rochester Hills Museum

Holiday Exhibits have arrived at the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm has two new exhibits for this holiday season. Museum Members are free. Please consider becoming a member of the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm. The cost for non-members is $5 for adults, $3 for students and … [Read More...]

Shoppers Beware, Do Not Be a Victim This Holiday Season

Sheriff Bouchard Encourages Safe Shopping This Holiday Season Sheriff Michael J. Bouchard wants to remind the public of some important safety precautions during this holiday season. Awareness of shopping or charity scams, whether online, through the mail, or in person, and knowing what to look out for, can help prevent citizens from becoming a … [Read More...]

Dear Crabby, Are You Ready for Some Commercials?

Dear Crabby, This past Saturday I settled in to spend a full afternoon and evening watching commercials. Instead, I was occasionally blasted with a few minutes of football. Where do I file a complaint? Thanks, Orville H. Dear Orville, Wait a minute. You mean you don’t want to be bombarded by male enhancement products, along with pizza, … [Read More...]

The Polar Express with Senator Gary Peters

U.S. Senator Gary Peters Reads to Children at Rochester Hills Public Library’s Polar Express U.S. Senator Gary Peters was one of the esteemed celebrity guest readers at The Rochester Hills Public Library’s Polar Express event Friday night. Unique to Rochester, The Polar Express experience transforms the Rochester Hills Public Library into … [Read More...]

Welcome Coffee Hosted by the Newcomers & Neighbors of Greater Rochester

Welcome Coffee - Newcomers & Neighbors of Greater Rochester Whether you are new to the area or have lived here your whole life, the Newcomers and Neighbors Club of Greater Rochester has something to offer you. We are a social group of fun loving individuals that live in Rochester, Rochester Hills, Oakland, Troy and surrounding communities … [Read More...]

2016 Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade Photos by Rochester Media

Photo Highlights of the 65th Annual Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade. Thank you the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce for another successful event. Photos by Michael Dwyer of Rochester Media and The Community Edge. … [Read More...]

Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm is Presenting Starry Starry Night

Star Program at the Rochester Hills Museum The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm will be presenting Starry Starry Night on Saturday, December 10 from 7:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Admission is free for members of the Rochester Hills Museum. For non-members, the fee is $5 for adults, $3 students, and $3 for seniors. Ages 7 and up are welcome. … [Read More...]

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