Birmingham

The Rugby Grille Earns Wine Spectator’s 2020 Best of Award of Excellence

It is with great pleasure to announce that The Townsend Hotel’s Rugby Grille has again received a Wine Spectator’s 2020 Best of Award of Excellence! Wine Spectator's Restaurant Awards recognize...

Two OUWB Med Students Recognized for Work in Diversity, Inclusion and Equity

Excerpt: Two medical students from Oakland University William Beaumont School of Medicine have been recognized for their great work in diversity, equity, and inclusion — both in and outside of the...

Casa Pernoi in Downtown Birmingham Opens Tuesday, Replaces Fine Dining Pernoi Restaurant

Casa Pernoi, a casual Italian restaurant focusing on classic, scratch-made cuisine, will open on Tuesday, June 16. // Photo courtesy of Pernoi Casa Pernoi, a casual Italian restaurant focusing on...

County to Distribute 10,000 Toolkits to Give Small Businesses Head Start on Safe Reboot and Build Consumer Confidence

Oakland County will distribute 10,000 COVID-19 safety toolkits that include face masks, no-touch thermometers, gloves and sanitizer to give small businesses essential materials for reopening and customers confidence they...

Local Seniors Step Up to Help During Pandemic

Excerpt: People everywhere are stepping up to help their friends and neighbors during the COVID-19 pandemic, including seniors in Oakland County. Birmingham resident Jeff Reider, 68, was among a...

Flagstar Bank Grant To Main Street Oakland County and Downtown Pontiac Creates ‘Pontiac Restaurant Brigade’ and Gives Life to Businesses And Free Meals To Hospital Workers

A $20,000 grant from Flagstar Bank to Main Street Oakland County and Downtown Pontiac helped seven Pontiac restaurants create the “Pontiac Restaurant Brigade” and deliver 1,440 free meals to...

Main Street Oakland County Crowdfunding Tops $45K

A Main Street Oakland County crowdfunding campaign to support downtown small businesses struggling because of the coronavirus pandemic has raised more than $45,000.The countywide campaign is the first of...

Despite Pandemic, New Shops, Restaurants Still Hope to Open Soon in Southeast Oakland County

Excerpt: It’s not business as usual during the COVID-19 pandemic, but that isn't stopping shops and restaurants from planning openings or re-openings in the coming months in southeast Oakland...

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...