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Bates Street Society Dinner
The Community House Board of Directors welcomed 200 to the second annual dinner ($200, $250 tickets) honoring significant donors ($25,000 plus). It also saluted community Pillars of Vibrancy who were toasted at a preliminary champagne reception. The 2017 Pillars are: Culture - architect Victor Saroki and publisher of Downtown Publications David Hohendorf; Wellness - Richard Astrein and Beaumont Hospital President Rosanna Morris; Philanthropy - Lois Shaevsky and George Miller; Education - Margaret Matthes. They were eulogized by house CEO/President Bill Seklar and received tribute pins from past pillars before joining the dinner crowd.
oakland confidential MARCIA, MARCIA, MARCIA: Oakland County Commissioner Marcia Gershenson (D-Bloomfield Township, West Bloomfield) may have picked a fight with the wrong person in power when she called out county board chair Mike Gingell and vice chair Mike Spiz , both Republicans, during board swearing-in ceremonies on January 11. "She seemed determined to create dissension," said a fellow commissioner. "She ...more»
01/20/2017 - Twelve years ago, Restaurant Week in Birmingham was a new concept for Michigan. Now, it's such a hit, it's a two-week event running Monday, January 30, through Friday, February 3, and Monday, February 6 through Friday, February 10.
Twenty-six Birmingham restaurants have signed up to participate in the culinary event, which just like the first event in 2005, offers three-course lunches for $15 and three-course dinners for $30. Restaurants such as Bella Piatti, Mitchell's Fish Market, Cameron's Steakhouse, Bistro Joe's, Big Rock Chop House, Hyde Park Steakhouse, Townhouse, The Stand Gastro Bistro, Streetside Seafood, and many more, are offering special and unique menu items specifically for the events.
For menus and updated information on menus, contact birminghamrestaurantweek.org. Reservations may be made by contacting the restaurants directly.
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