Bloomfield Hills / Bloomfield Township

Bloomfield Township Police Welcome New K-9 Officer, Vince

Excerpt: Bloomfield Township police introduced the newest member of the force, K-9 Vince, on Thursday. Vince is a 9 1/2 month old purebred German shepherd. A resident donated the money...

Six More Manufacturers Receive Oakland County ‘Saving Business, Saving Lives’ Grants

Six Oakland County manufacturers will share more than $344,000 in “Saving Business, Saving Lives” grants to make desperately needed personal protective equipment and ventilator components used in the fight...

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...

Looking For Quality of Life? Look No Further Than Oakland County

Whether they come for the schools, the sense of community or the job opportunities, Oakland County often becomes a lifelong home for its residents.For David Ross, the diverse cultures...

OCC Receives Federal Grant to Support Apprenticeships

Excerpt: Oakland Community College will receive a $4 million grant from the U.S. Department of Labor to support expansions of apprenticeships in industries such as manufacturing, health care and...

Vikram Goddla Wins Oakland Schools Scripps Regional Spelling Bee

Excerpt: Chalk one up for persistence.Vikram Goddla, an eighth-grader at Detroit Country Day School, won the Oakland Schools Scripps Regional Spelling Saturday, Feb. 29, a year after he was...
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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...

Michigan Paramedics Are Using a New Model to Promote Good Health Before Emergency Strikes

Excerpt: Paramedics traditionally handle emergency medical situations. But through an increasingly popular new model called community integrated paramedicine (CIP), Michigan paramedics are using their downtime to proactively promote good...

With Road Signs That Talk to Your Car and More, Oakland County Leads in Connected Infrastructure

Excerpt: Long before connected vehicles and connected infrastructure became buzzwords for the future of mobility, Oakland County was well along the path to change how commuters move through the...

Oakland County Business Calendar — February

Excerpt:• The Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber will host its annual Real Estate Forecast Breakfast, 8-9:30 a.m. Feb. 14 at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham. Featured speakers are Taubman Centers Inc....