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Mary Beth Almond

C&G Staff Reporter – Rochester Post


Staff Writer Mary Beth Almond covers the city of Rochester, Rochester Community Schools and Avondale Schools for the Post. Almond has worked for C & G Newspapers since 2005 and attended Michigan State University.

Published May 22, 2018

ROCHESTER — The public will get a chance to see a new collection of artwork during the Paint Creek Center for the Arts’ “Members Biennial” exhibition, which opened May 19 and runs through June 16.

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Published May 21, 2018

ROCHESTER HILLS — Concern about high mercury levels in the drinking water closed two schools in the Rochester Community Schools district earlier this week.

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Published May 15, 2018

ROCHESTER HILLS — The Rochester Hills Public Library is back on the road again with its new community bookmobile.

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Published May 15, 2018

ROCHESTER — The city of Rochester has a rich and unique history, including its many historical homes and businesses.

 

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Published May 15, 2018

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — Families can enjoy a new picture book each month while strolling along the Rochester Hills Public Library’s garden path. For the first time last summer, the library installed a temporary Braille-enhanced story walk — an activity that places the pages from a children’s picture book along a popular walking route in the community. It was so popular that the library decided to launch a new, permanent Braille-enhanced story walk this summer.  

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Published May 15, 2018

ROCHESTER — The Rochester Fire Department recently launched a new social media campaign that Fire Chief John Cieslik said will give residents quicker access to department news and fire safety information.

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Published May 8, 2018

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS — Breena Keller, a seventh-grader at Reuther Middle School, is one of 53 students across the country recently named as a finalist in the Doodle 4 Google competition.

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Published May 8, 2018

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP  — With summer drawing near, instead of planning where to go on vacation, some local families are worrying about where their next meals will come from.

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Published May 8, 2018

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — The Rochester Community Schools Board of Education has selected Andrea Walker-Leidy as its new trustee.

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Published May 1, 2018

ROCHESTER — This summer, downtown Rochester will head back to its roots with the return of two former events. Rochester Downtown Development Authority Director Kristi Trevarrow said the Principal Shopping District will be bringing back Junk in the Trunk and Dancin’ in the Street.

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Published May 1, 2018

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — Classes were held at Rochester High School last week despite threats written on bathroom walls that were discovered earlier in the week.

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Published May 1, 2018

ROCHESTER — Rochester-area residents will soon have another option for picking up locally grown fresh fruits, veggies and specialty goods.

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Published May 1, 2018

ROCHESTER HILLS — Avondale Academy, the Avondale School District’s alternative high school, was recently named the 2017-18 School of the Year by the Michigan Alternative Education Organization.

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Published April 24, 2018

ROCHESTER — From economic development to budgeting, from future plans to community support, Rochester Mayor Rob Ray’s first State of the City address covered the gamut.

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Published April 24, 2018

ROCHESTER/ROCHESTER HILLS/OAKLAND TOWNSHIP — The Community Foundation of Greater Rochester has helped hundreds of organizations, projects and individuals throughout its 35 years.

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