Beer and Puppies with the Rochester Tap Room and Leader Dogs

Leader Dogs for the Blind "Pups on Tap" Fundraiser Leader Dogs for the Blind hosts its first ever "Pups on Tap" fundraiser at Rochester Tap Room in Rochester Hills on April 25. Guests dining at Rochester Tap Room will be giving back to the incredible gift of freedom and safety that Leader Dogs provides its participants. “We are so excited to partner with Rochester Tap Room for their 'Pups on Tap' event. It is because of events like these around our community that we are able to continue to … [Read more...]

Celebrate Arbor Day by Planting a Tree at Meadow Brook Hall

Rochester Hills to Hold Arbor Day Tree Planting Ceremony Mayor Bryan K. Barnett encourages residents to join the City of Rochester Hills and Meadow Brook Hall to roll up their sleeves and celebrate Arbor Day on April 28 by helping to plant new trees on Meadow Brook’s historic grounds.  In an effort to revitalize the woodlands and kick-start a maintenance program, Meadow Brook Hall is launching the Woodland Entrance Restoration Program on Arbor Day, April 28, 2017 as a community work day and … [Read more...]

Cruise the Paint Creek Trail with Motor City Brew Tours

Motor City Brew Tours to host 5th Annual Cruisin’ for the Trails Spring Charity Bike Ride for Friends of the Paint Creek Trail Motor City Brew Tours will be hosting the 5th Annual Cruisin' for the Trails - Spring Charity Bike Ride to support the Friends of the Paint Creek Trail on Saturday May 6, 2017. Enjoy a bike ride along the Clinton River Trail and Paint Creek Trail with a special New Belgium Brewing Themed SAG stop (Beer and Donuts) at the Paint Creek Cider Mill. After the ride, there … [Read more...]

Members of the DSO Hold a Master Class at Adams High School

Enjoy an Evening of Musical Majesty In memory of Jessica K. Rogers, the Rochester Schools Foundation proudly presents the Detroit Symphony Orchestra (DSO) wind and brass quintets on Tuesday, April 25, from 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Adams High School auditorium, 3200 Tienken Road, Rochester Hills, MI 48306. Musicians from the Detroit Symphony Orchestra will be playing two concerts and holding master classes. The wind quintet will perform at 7:00 p.m., followed by master classes for … [Read more...]

Adams Road North of Buell Road in Oakland Township is Closed Indefinitely

The Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner's (OCWRC) office has closed Adams Road just north Buell Road in Oakland Township due to flooding that is the result of a drain failure. The detour for the closure is Orion Road to Stoney Creek Road to Adams Road and vice versa. The road will remain closed indefinitely. The OCWRC is working toward a permanent solution to correct the flooding in this area. For questions regarding the issue, call the OCWRC at 248-858-0958. … [Read more...]

Friends of the Rochester Hills Library Seeks Newsletter Editor

The Friends of The Rochester Hills Library – The Library’s Volunteer Support Group – Is Looking for a Special Friend How Special? The group publishes a semiannual newsletter for its 840-plus members. But after many years of service, the current editor/publisher is stepping down. So the hunt is on for someone new to volunteer in time for the fall edition, due in October, and then continue from there. The Workload? Writing is a very small part of the job. A dedicated group of folks … [Read more...]

A Rochester Partnership that Works for All

Several years ago, two longstanding Rochester organizations developed an informal partnership that pools resources and talent to give the Rochester community a focal point for outdoor enjoyment, historic preservation and educational outreach. The Rochester Garden Club and the Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farms work together to enrich the community and give visitors to the museum and its surrounding grounds a lovely and interesting experience. Rochester Garden Club members have … [Read more...]

Seventh Annual Discovery Hike to Experience Nature in Full Bloom

Rochester Hills Hosts Seventh Annual Discovery Hike The Rochester Hills Green Space Advisory Board (GSAB) will host the Seventh Annual Discovery Hike on Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 10:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m.  A free one-hour guided hike scheduled for 10:00 a.m. and 11:30 a.m. will showcase the Harding Greenspace along the Clinton River Trail north of Avon Rd. GSAB members, Rochester Hills Youth Council students, and volunteers will host information stations for hikers to learn about plants, … [Read more...]

Avondale High School Student Selected for USNA Summer Seminar

Avondale High School junior Anne Hinman has been selected to participate in the United States Naval Academy Summer Seminar this year. This is a highly competitive program – students are selected based on academic performance, demonstrated achievement in leadership, athletics and extra-curricular activities, as well as attitude, self-discipline and moral character. Typically students interested in attending a military academy after high school graduations participate in this program. … [Read more...]

Montessori School Rochester Relocates and Grows Footprint by Five Times

Enrollment Increase and Additional Middle School Students for Fall 2018 Drive Expansion The Montessori School Rochester (Spirit of the Child LLC) today announced that it has relocated to allow for increasing enrollment and expanded educational programming. The school is now located at 3976 S. Livernois Rd. at W. South Blvd. in Rochester Hills on the site of the former Oakland Steiner School. The school was the brainchild of Rochester Hills’ residents Ron and Joanne Shango.  Joanne … [Read more...]