Annual Mark Tisdel Benefit Concert for Neighborhood House This Sunday

Tickets are $20 each, $25 at the door. Purchase your tickets on our home page at or at Sharon's Hallmark Rochester Hills locations, Dillman & Upton, Lytle Pharmacy, or Neighborhood House on S Livernois Rd.  Find the event on Facebook here.  … [Read more...]

Neighborhood House Receives $1500 to Help Women and Children

The Women’s Fund Present Grant to Rochester Area Neighborhood House The Women’s Fund recently presented Rochester Area Neighborhood House with a $1500 grant for their Program for Intermediate Shelter for Homeless Women & Children. Rochester Area Neighborhood House is a non-profit human services organization that assists our neighbors during times of hardship, collaborating with the community and other social service providers to help neighbors toward self-sufficiency. The … [Read more...]

A History of the Rochester Garden Club

Recently, club members enjoyed pouring over archives, old photos and reading stories of significant activities by past members, and putting together an entertaining and enlightening presentation. The club is a branch of the Woman’s National Farm and Garden Association, which was founded in 1914. Originally developed to help rural women learn effective growing skills and how to market their produce and other wares, the association spread to many states through the following decades. The … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]

Conquering Cancer One Laugh at a Time at the Rochester Mills Beer Company

Relay for Life hosts 4th Annual “Conquering Cancer One Laugh at a Time” Relay for Life: Celebrate. Remember. Fight Back. Cancer isn’t a laughing matter, but this event will use laughter to help fight cancer. The 4th Annual “Conquering Cancer One Laugh at a Time” event, hosted by Teams Little Princess & Hope Givers and benefiting Relay For Life of Greater Rochester, will be held on Sunday April 23, 2017. Doors open 7:00 p.m. to order food before show starts at 8:00 p.m. at Rochester … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Annual Wine & Beer Tasting Fundraiser Reaches New Heights

The Rochester Rotary Club is preparing to welcome spring with its biggest-ever Wine and Beer Tasting Fundraiser. After growing steadily for several years, the 2016 event was capped at 600 tickets. This year’s will have the same limit, but the food, wine, and silent auction will take the event to a completely new level. The 2017 event, taking place on Friday, April 21 at 6:30 p.m., will boast almost 20 local restaurants, eight wine and beer tasting tables that will please the most … [Read more...]

Youth Leadership Applications Now Available from Neighborhood House

In an effort to help prepare area youth to become future leaders and responsible, caring citizens, Neighborhood House offers local students the opportunity to apply for a position on the Executive Youth Board (EYB). Neighborhood House, the private, non-profit agency dedicated to assisting community members during times of hardship, is currently in the process of accepting applications for their Junior Ambassador EYB Program. Each year, a Junior Ambassador who oversees an Executive Youth Board … [Read more...]

Annual Mark Tisdel Benefit Concert for Neighborhood House

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Rochester Garden Club Funds Four Scholarships for 4-H Summer Camp

The Rochester Garden Club has initiated a new scholarship program for qualified eighth graders in the Rochester School district. Working in partnership with the Michigan 4-H organization and the Michigan State University Extension Service, the club sent its first scholarship recipient to the weeklong 4-H Great Lakes and Natural Resources Camp in northern Michigan this past summer. Chloe Schultz was an eighth grade student at West Middle School and was thrilled to be selected to attend the … [Read more...]