August 4, 2020

Bloomfield Hills Police Sgt. Steven Splan suffered a fatal heart attack while on duty Sunday, August 2, hours after he cut down and removed a large tree that had fallen onto Bloomfield Parkway, east of Woodward.


July 31, 2020

The Oakland County Sheriff's office has submitted an investigation into multiple thefts of campaign signs by a candidate for Bloomfield Township Trustee, Don Valente, to the Oakland County Prosecutor's Office for co...

August 17, 2019

Birmingham City Commissioner Pierre Boutros' name will not be appearing on the city general election ballot this November following an announcement by city clerk Cherilynn Mynsberge on Friday, August 16, that sh...

July 29, 2019

A federal lawsuit filed by TIR Equities, a real estate development company, and its principal, Ara Darakjian, against the city of Birmingham, and two city officials, city manager Joe Valentine and city commissioner...

Two Birmingham citizen activists, Clinton Baller and David Bloom, on Monday, July 22, filed suit in federal court against the city of Birmingham, mayor Patty Bordman and city attorney Timothy Currier, alleging their...

July 17, 2019

The Michigan Secretary of State's office found Clinton Baller and his political action committee (PAC), Balance for Birmingham, has violated MCL 169.247 of the Michigan Campaign Finance Act (MCFA) by failing to incl...

July 14, 2019

A campaign election complaint filed Monday, July 8 by Birmingham resident Clinton Baller with the Michigan Department of State Bureau of Elections alleging the city of Birmingham had violated state campaign laws by...

A Birmingham resident filed two campaign election complaints against Clinton Baller and his political action committee, Balance For Birmingham, and Brad Host and his political action committee, Citizens for Responsi...

July 9, 2019

Birmingham activist Clinton Baller and his political action committee, Balance 4 Birmingham, filed a campaign election complaint against the city of Birmingham on Monday, July 8, and requested an expedited review f...

October 27, 2017

As of 11:50 a.m. Friday, October 27, the boil water advisory for Bloomfield Township and Keego Harbor has been lifted, according to the Great Lakes Water Authority (GLWA) and Bloomfield Township officials.

“The manda...

Please reload

Sign Up
Register for Downtown's newsletters to receive updates on the latest news, social events and much more!

Downtown newsmagazine

© 2019 by Downtown Publications, Inc.

Birmingham, Michigan 48009


  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Twitter Icon