Donate your new and used bikes for a good cause on Saturday, May 8
WXYZ — If you've been looking for a way to help underprivileged families during the pandemic, this weekend is your chance. The Oakland County Sheriff's Office is hosting its annual bike drive on Saturday, May 8, from 10am-4pm. New and used bikes and helmets will be accepted at the following locations:· Downtown Birmingham – Junction of Woodward Avenue and South Old Woodward Ave. (across from Sherwin Williams Paint Store)· Oakland University Campus - Lot P3 corner of Walton Blvd. To encourage donations, Dan Gutfreund Realty Group will match the first 50 bikes donated on May 8 with brand new bikes for children in need. Other partners include:1-800-Self-Storage.comBirmingham Police DepartmentSheriff PAL ProgramTo learn more, sign-up for Saturday's event, or to let Sheriff Michael Bouchard know of someone in need who could use a bike, just click here.wxyz.com
SPOTLIGHT: Bloomfield Hills multi-sport captain shares his take on perseverance through hard times
Now a senior at Bloomfield Hills High School, he is the captain of the varsity basketball and football teams. “My dad struggled daily to get back to being the man he was before the strokes,” he said. “I found my courage to persevere through my life by watching him.”AdCarey’s fatherly love through tough times inspired Jordan to make his family proud. In the future, Jordan hopes to play basketball in college and major in communication or journalism with a focus in sports commentary. Facebook: facebook.com/4FrenzyWe would like to thank our sponsors Meijer and Hungry Howie’s Pizza for their support.
You can get big rewards after eating at these restaurants
Today we’re heading over to Birmingham as they celebrate Birmingham Restaurant Week. You can also get some big rewards from participating in Restaurant Week. When you purchase food from a participating restaurant, you should take a picture of your receipt to receive money back as Birmingham Bucks. You can use your Birmingham Bucks to shop around Downtown Birmingham. Birmingham Restaurant Week runs until February 7th.
Shop and relax in Downtown Birmingham
The advertiser paid a fee to promote this sponsored article and may have influenced or authored the content. This article is sponsored by Birmingham Shopping DistrictDowntown Birmingham is offering a $260 in gift cards as part of our 12 Days of Christmas Giveaways! Hosts Tati Amare and Kim DeGiulio spoke with Kathy Zanolli from Nina McLemore and David Wachler from Wachler Estate Collection. Downtown Birmingham is a magical wonderland with over 800,000 holiday lights and retailers, restaurants, and spas. One featured store in Downtown Birmingham is Nina MacLemore, which offers luxury women’s clothing and Barbara Bose boutique with beautiful statement jewelry.