Auburn Hills

Michigan Mahindra Plant Makes Medical Shields from Windshields

Excerpt: India-based Mahindra Group is joining the "Arsenal of Health" efforts spearheaded in Michigan by General Motors Co. and Ford Motor Co. to make medical personal protection equipment for...

Nexteer Automotive Uses 3-D Printers to Produce PPE Due to COVID-19

Nexteer is 3-D printing face masks and face shield headbands. // Photo courtesy of Nexteer Automotive Auburn Hills’ Nexteer Automotive is using its 3-D printers in Saginaw and Poland to...

OUWB on the Frontline: Medical School Students, Alumni, Faculty Battle COVID-19

Excerpt: Third-year Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine medical student Niki Khajeh recalls exactly when she knew that the novel coronavirus COVID-19 would be devastating.It was in one of the break rooms...

Where to Find a Free Meal in Oakland County During Coronavirus Shutdown

Excerpt: School districts, community centers, nonprofits and other organizations are hosting meal delivery and pick-up spots during the COVID-19 outbreak.Here’s a list, which will be continually updated, of where...

Pics: Signs of Support Dot Walks Throughout Oakland County

Excerpt: As Oakland County residents find the balance between “stay home, stay safe” and getting out for fresh air, exercise and at-a-distance conversations, people are leaving surprises for each...

Preparing Medical Students for COVID-19 Fight, Oakland University Develops New Class

Excerpt: Three professors at the Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine are teaching a new two-week class to prepare medical students for the realities of working in a health care...

Arsenal of Health: GM Suppliers Preparing to Manufacture Parts for 200,000 ventilators

Excerpt: The "Arsenal of Health" is mobilizing.Parts suppliers for General Motors Co. are preparing to manufacture parts for at least 200,000 ventilators in an effort to stave off a...

New Self-Serve Kiosks at Meijer Stores Offer License Plate Tabs, Registration Renewals

Excerpt: Looking for a way to get new license plate tabs in minutes, rather than visit a Secretary of State branch or wait for them to arrive by mail?How...
yessian

What’s the Attraction? Just About Everything

Since the music and sound design business Yessian Music was established in 1971, it’s opened offices in New York City, Los Angeles and Hamburg, Germany. Its clients include international...
Davo

Innovators. Inventors. Entrepreneurs.

By state and national standards, Oakland County is a hotbed of innovation. Inventors in the county filed for 1,821 patents in 2015, the last year for which there is published...