Dear Crabby, What Do You Think About the ‘Roseanne’ Reboot?

Dear Crabby, With President Trump visiting Michigan next week, it got me thinking about the Roseanne reboot and how people are saying it’s a pro-Trump show. What do you think? Thanks, Michele T. Vee Dear Michele T. Vee, Let me first start off by telling you what I think about reboots in general: “Pfffft!” And you can quote me on that. Yep. It’s official … Hollywood has run out of new ideas. Oh sure, in the beginning it was a cute idea to bring back some beloved shows from the ‘80s … [Read more...]

Desiree Linden Wins Boston Marathon

First American Woman to Win in More Than Three Decades Des Linden won the 2018 women's division of the Boston Marathon, becoming the first American woman to do so since 1985. She overcame a driving rain, grueling winds, and temperatures in the 30’s to win the marathon of marathons. Linden, a veteran long-distance runner, competed in the 2012 and 2016 Olympics. This was reportedly Linden’s sixth time competing in the Boston Marathon. In 2011 she finished second by just two seconds. She … [Read more...]

Rabies Confirmed in Rochester Hills Skunk

Oakland County Health Division Reports Confirmed Rabies in Skunk Oakland County Health Division reports a confirmed case of rabies in a skunk removed from Rochester Hills. The Health Division strongly urges residents to reduce rabies exposure by staying away from wild animals such as skunks, bats, raccoons, foxes, and stray cats and dogs. "Our natural instinct is to befriend and pet an animal that seems friendly or help one that is injured,” said Leigh-Anne Stafford, health officer for Oakland … [Read more...]

Welcome Spring at the Symphony of Style Fashion Show

The Symphony of Style Fashion Show Luncheon and Boutique is on Wednesday, May 9. Start the day at 11:00 a.m. at Twin Lakes Golf and Swim Club in Rochester Hills for boutique shopping before lunch. A colorful fashion show orchestrated by The Peppertree of Rochester will follow highlighting the newest spring trends. “We are welcoming back some of our favorite boutiques such as Trends in Fashion and Marilyn’s, along with many new and unique vendors,” according to co-chairs, Theresa Meegan … [Read more...]

Ken Daniels Talks Red Wings at the Library

Ken Daniels Shares Insider Stories from the Red Wings at Rochester Hills Public Library The Rochester Hills Public Library (RHPL) is proud to present “If These Walls Could Talk: Insider Stories from the Detroit Red Wings,” presented by TV Broadcaster Ken Daniels, April 24 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Daniels served as the Red Wing’s club TV play-by-play man for 20 years, and in his new autobiography, “If These Walls Could Talk: Detroit Red Wings,” Daniels details anecdotes from the locker … [Read more...]

Rochester Auburn Hills Community Coalition Youth Action Council Hosts Annual Youth Dialogue Day

The Rochester Auburn Hills Community Coalition (RAHCC) Youth Action Council hosted its annual Youth Dialogue Day on March 22 when over 150 students participated in activities around the theme of mindful self-compassion. Titled #friendyourself, community partners facilitated exercises with students that examined limiting beliefs, promoted positive affirmations and combatted negative behaviors. “The day was reflective, healing and bold,” said Maria Kopicki, youth coordinator for the Coalition and … [Read more...]

Rochester Relay for Life ACS Fundraiser at Rochester Mills Brewery

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MI Earth Day Fest Returns to Rochester Municipal Park

13th Annual Event Will Bring Thousands Together to Make Every Day Earth Day MI Earth Day Fest returns the weekend of April 20-22 to its most popular location, the beautiful Rochester Municipal Park/City Center area, on the banks of Paint Creek. The 13th annual celebration runs 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. on Friday, April 20; 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. on Saturday April 21; and 10:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, April 22. “With so many pressing issues these days, it's easy to forget about Earth … [Read more...]

Genealogist Investigates the Hidden Meaning in Names at the Rochester Hills Public Library

The Rochester Hills Public Library proudly presents “What’s In a Name?” presented by Genealogist Judy Nimer Muhn, April 19 from 7:00 p.m. - 8:30 p.m. Nimer Muhn has been researching genealogy since the age of 12 and specializes in French-Canadian, Acadian, Native American and Michigan genealogy. She will discuss how your surname could offer important clues about your family’s history and the signals that there may have been a name change in your family tree. “My presentation will focus on … [Read more...]

City of Rochester Hills Issues Statement Regarding a Homeowner Shooting at a High School Student

“Over the last 24 hours I’ve been working with the leadership of the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office and Rochester Community Schools and have been kept apprised of the terrible incident which occurred yesterday in one of our neighborhoods. While the City cannot officially comment on matters under investigation, I am personally sickened by the initial reports and they suggest behavior completely unacceptable and inconsistent with the character and values of our community. Our city has a strong … [Read more...]