Save the Date for the 3rd Annual Big Build for Raising Rochester

The Raising Rochester 3rd Annual Big Build will take place Saturday, April 18 from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Sunday, April 19 from noon to 5 p.m. at the City of Rochester Hills Department of Public Services facility at 511 Auburn Rd, on the north side of Auburn Rd east of Rochester Rd, across the street from Brooklands Elementary School. At the Big Build, they will build new raised beds and kits for 2015. We will be able to work both inside and outside depending on the weather. Bring your corded and … [Read more...]

HealthPlus Brooksie Way awards $10K in minigrants and unveils logo

A program that teaches individuals living with Down Syndrome how to ride a conventional bike, an elementary school’s recess run club, and a family fitness event in Pontiac are among nine recipients of the latest round of The HealthPlus Brooksie Way Minigrants. The minigrants, totaling over $10,000, were awarded Saturday at the 2014 kick-off of The HealthPlus Brooksie Way at Oakland University’s Rec Center. Race organizers and sponsors also unveiled the logo for the seventh HealthPlus Brooksie … [Read more...]