(ROCHESTER, MICH.) – Every month, the Rochester Rotary Club hosts new speakers at its luncheons. Guest speakers from the Oakland County area with a variety of backgrounds and affiliations speak to attendees each week.Meetings are at noon every Tuesday. Unless otherwise noted, they are at Rivercrest Banquet Center, 900 W. Avon Road in Rochester Hills. March 8 Joyce Joyce “Rotary International Water Bio Sand Filters” March 15 Steve Schettenhelm Of the Rochester Police Department March … [Read more...]

Community Kitchen Announces Record Number of Individuals Served

Rochester Community House’s Community Kitchen has become a staple for those in need in the Rochester area in the past two years. Launching in March of 2009, Community Kitchen has served a total of more than 3,000 guests at its Sunday Kitchen Dinners.  “We have worked with many amazing volunteers in the community since starting Community Kitchen,” said Mary Lee Kowalzyck, director of Rochester Community House. “Many people have built relationships with the families in attendance and … [Read more...]

Breakfast with Santa at Rochester Community House

The Rochester Community House will hold its Breakfast with Santa, Dec. 11 from 9-11 a.m. Before heading to the North Pole, Santa will make a stop at the Community House for a breakfast including pancakes, sausage, hot chocolate and juice. There are prizes and entertainment for the entire family at this annual sold-out event. The Community House thanks Rams Horn on Rochester Road for donating all of the sausage for this and many other breakfast events throughout the year. Rochester … [Read more...]

Rochester Resident Named 2010 Young Professional of the Year

The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce announced the winners of the fourth annual Sunrise Pinnacle Awards Oct. 28 at the Royal Park Hotel in downtown Rochester.  An estimated 500 people were in attendance. The 2010 Young Professional of the Year Award, sponsored by Franklin Title, LLC, was given to Andrea Walker. This award is given to an individual under 40 years of age who shows an outstanding level of achievement, commitment and presence in the Greater Rochester community. Walker is … [Read more...]