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Tiffany Esshaki

C&G Staff Reporter – Birmingham Bloomfield Eagle


Staff Writer Tiffany Esshaki covers Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills and Bloomfield Township as well as Oakland County Parks and Recreation and Oakland County Animal Control and Pet Adoption Center. Esshaki has worked for C & G Newspapers since 2011 and attended the University of Michigan-Dearborn and Oakland Community College. She’s the recipient of several awards from the Michigan Press Association and the Detroit chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.

Published March 9, 2020

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP — Skye Patrick, the director of the Los Angeles County Library system, believes the role of libraries in communities is changing from a center for knowledge and media to a community gathering place.

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Published March 6, 2020

ORCHARD LAKE — The Orchard Lake Museum, home of the Greater West Bloomfield Historical Society, is only open 1-4 p.m. on the second Sunday of the month.

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Published March 2, 2020

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP — During the winter months, while we’re cooped up in our homes waiting for the sun and foliage to return, it can seem like the world has come to a standstill.

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Published March 2, 2020

BIRMINGHAM — Did you know that World Down Syndrome Day is celebrated each year on March 21? The date certainly isn’t random. It was picked to signify the triplication of genetic material on the 21st chromosome, which causes Down syndrome.

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Published March 2, 2020

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OAKLAND COUNTY — Dr. Russell Faust, the medical director of the Oakland County Health Division, believes the media is blowing the potential COVID-19 pandemic out of proportion. 

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Published February 28, 2020

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OAKLAND COUNTY — Law enforcement officials in Oakland County want to spread the word to seniors and their loved ones that a new phone scam appears to be making the rounds, this time with the caller impersonating agents from the Oakland County Health Division.

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Published February 25, 2020

METRO DETROIT — Board games are a staple of family basement rec rooms everywhere. But they’re so much more.

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Published February 24, 2020

BIRMINGHAM — On a Wednesday afternoon in mid-February, chances are the conditions outside in Birmingham will be pretty gloomy. Bet on overcast skies, an early sundown and icy temperatures.

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Published February 24, 2020

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OAKLAND COUNTY — Michigan’s absentee ballots were recently designed with different colors and features to help voters differentiate the pieces — the envelope the ballot comes in and the envelope meant to hold the ballot on its way back to the local clerk’s office.

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Published February 24, 2020

BIRMINGHAM — Last fall, the city of Birmingham asked residents if they wanted to move forward toward replacing the North Old Woodward parking structure with a new and improved structure at the same site, along with a potential multimillion-dollar mixed-use private development.

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Published February 18, 2020

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BIRMINGHAM — Good news: 2020 is looking like another fabulous year for both commercial and residential real estate purchases.

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Published February 17, 2020

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OAKLAND COUNTY — At 907 square miles, Oakland County isn’t as big as some of our rural neighbors to the north.

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Published February 11, 2020

BLOOMFIELD HILLS — A Bloomfield Hills man who allegedly stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from a student scholarship trust is remorseful for his actions, his attorney said last week.

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Published February 11, 2020

BLOOMFIELD TOWNSHIP — A decade ago, Bloomfield Township voters approved a public safety millage increase to keep services thriving amid the economic downturn that sent property values tumbling.

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Published February 11, 2020

BIRMINGHAM — As one debt expires, Birmingham Public Schools is asking voters to consider a new bond to fund repairs around the district.

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