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The Ford-Wyoming and Detroit's Automotive Love Affair

A new book by Detroit-area business reporter and former Detroit News and Oakland Press staffer Karen Dybis, The Ford-Wyoming Drive-In: Cars, Candy & Canoodling in the Motor City, looks at the six-decade history of this iconic local institution, once the biggest drive-in theatre in the world.  

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. revs up for success

From their Royal Oak basement to the stages of Lollapalooza and Bonnaroo, Dale Earnhardt Jr. Jr. is yet more evidence that metro Detroit is both the destination and birthplace for contemporary music. The indie duo explains why our local music scene continues to rock, pop and rap with the best of them.


Featured Video: Jewish Community Center

The Jewish Community Center (JCC) in West Bloomfield is the largest and most comprehensive of all of the 250+ Jewish community centers located throughout the country. The JCC is not just for the Jewish community, but is rather the Jewish community's gift to the larger community with numerous educational exhibits and activities for kids, teens and families, even a fitness club and coffee shop. 
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Oakland County is building strong communities by encouraging economic growth and environmental stewardship though OakGreen. This initiative promotes reducing energy consumption to meet the  "Triple Bottom Line:"  Money saved = economic bottom line;  Cleaner Air = environmental bottom line; and Stronger Economy = community bottom line.

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Clarkston's downtown, which has been designated a National Historical Site, features a picturesque main street lined with unique shops, businesses and eateries, including the Clarkston Union and Union Woodshop which are such popular dining destinations for people all over metro Detroit that they were even featured on the Food Network. Clarkston holds several events throughout the year including concerts in Depot Park, parades, festivals and an art fair. The historic homes in the city reflect Clarkston's heritage.

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