Birmingham

The Rugby Grille Earns Wine Spectatorā€™s 2020 Best of Award of Excellence

It is with great pleasure to announce that The Townsend Hotelā€™s Rugby Grille has again received a Wine Spectatorā€™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 fromĀ Oakland University William Beaumont School of MedicineĀ have been recognized for their great work in diversity, equity, and inclusion ā€” 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 ā€˜Pontiac Restaurant Brigadeā€™ 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 ā€œPontiac Restaurant Brigadeā€ 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: Itā€™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.Hereā€™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 ā€œstay home, stay safeā€ and getting out for fresh air, exercise and at-a-distance conversations, people are leaving surprises for each...