Why Aren’t I Losing Weight?” 5 Steps to Creating Solutions for Peri, Pre, and Post Menopausal Women With Keynote Speaker Lee Rossano

The community is invited to attend a free seminar entitled, Why Aren’t I Losing Weight?” on Jan. 21 at 11:30 a.m. with Lee Rossano, CNC, the owner of Rochester Hills based Advanced Nutritional Solutions. Rossano has over 10 years of experience in nutritional counseling and alternative health practices and will be speaking at Ken Jackson Fitness Factory in Shelby Township. The purpose of this free informational seminar is to inform women on Peri, Pre, and Post Menopausal symptoms and how they can … [Read more...]

Brewster Elementary Kids to Trick-or-Treat for Used Eyeglasses

This year, Brewster Elementary School kids will collect more than candy on Halloween. They’ll help Give the Gift of Sight by gathering used eyeglasses while they trick-or-treat in our community. The Brewster Elementary Community Service Kids, a club for fourth and fifth graders who participate in community service projects, will participate  in Sight Night on Thursday, October 27.   The used eyeglasses they collect will be recycled and hand-delivered by Oakland Optometry and Lions Club … [Read more...]

Paint A Miracle Art Studio Receives Sunrise Pinnacle Arts and Cultural Award

Paint A Miracle Art Studio received the Arts and Cultural Award at this year’s Fifth Annual Sunrise Pinnacle Awards. The annual award celebrates 23 winners that have been nominated by the community as the greater Rochester area’s most successful and philanthropic individuals, nonprofit organizations and businesses. In its fifth year, Sunrise Pinnacle has become one of the most encompassing and prestigious award ceremonies in the Metro Detroit area.   “We are exceptionally honored to win this … [Read more...]

Collectors wanted for Rochester Community House show

Collectors looking to downsize, people who want to consign just a few items and dealers in collectibles are being sought to participate in a spring show and sale at Rochester Community House, scheduled for Saturday and Sunday, April 21-22. “We are looking for those collectors who are looking to downsize their collections, much like Pat Kane did with the donation of  her wonderful tea cups to Rochester Community House,” said Executive Director Mary Lee Kowalczyk. “However, we are open to … [Read more...]

Event Empowers Women with Answers to Life’s Challenging Questions

Located in the Village of Rochester Hills, Parisian is hosting a free event for local women. Home, Health, Wealth and YOU as an opportunity to empower women of the community and answer all their pertinent life-challenging questions straight from the professionals. The event is from 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22. The event features special guest speakers offering quick and informative talks on several important topics, including protecting your home and understanding what it takes to sell, if … [Read more...]

School Supply Donations needed for Blessings in a Backpack

To prepare for the Back-To-School season, Oakland Optometry is teaming up with Blessings in  Backpack to collect items for children in need in the Rochester and Oakland County areas. Working with many families with children going back to school, Oakland Optometry found this cause to be a great way to give back to students in need. Blessings in a Backpack is a program designed to help meet the nutritional needs of children and families over the weekends.  The first food distribution to … [Read more...]

A Community Says Goodbye to Beloved Writer Margo LaGattuta

The Rochester community pays tribute to beautiful mother, friend, poet and writer Margo LaGattuta in honor of her life and remembrance upon her death, August 22, 2011. Margo shared her life through the written word; she was the Winner of the 2005 Mark Twain Award, author of 4 published books, and the editor of multiple anthologies. Write to the Bank LIVE Event Upon her passing, she is loved and remembered by her son Mark, her son Erik and his wife Pamela, her son Adam, her grandchildren … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Hosts Speakers During August Luncheons

(ROCHESTER, MICH.) – Every month, the Rochester Rotary Club hosts a variety of  speakers at its weekly luncheons, each with a different affiliation, speaking about a different topic. Meetings are at 12:10 p.m. every Tuesday. Unless otherwise noted, they are at Rivercrest Banquet Center, 900 W. Avon Road in Rochester Hills. August continues with the following speakers: Aug. 23 Pamela Mathers, PhD, principal of Hamilton Elementary School in Troy Mathers will present her school's … [Read more...]

Fun for Kids at the Village All Summer Long!

If you're looking for a great place to take your kids for some fun in the sun, come to the Village of Rochester Hills and combine your shopping or lunch plans with free childrens’ activities all summer long.   Every Tuesday starting at 10 a.m. is craft day where a different craft will be featured each week in Fountain Park. Hosted in July by Kiddie Klub of Rochester Hills, and in August by the North Oakland YMCA, this is sure to be a big hit with both children and their parents. More … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary Hosts the Great Golf Ball Drop

On August 15, golf balls will be dropped out of the sky onto the green at Oakland University for a chance to win $5,000. Participating in this fun game is easy. Simply send a check made out to Rochester Rotary Charities to: Rochester Rotary Charities c/o Dr. Jay Eastman 1251 Washington Road Rochester Hills, MI 48306   The cost is $25 for one ball and $100 for five balls. A golf ball will be labeled with your ticket number and a ticket stub will be sent to you. When the balls are dropped … [Read more...]