Clarkston

Growing a Farm

Chelsea O'Brien is a longtime educator. She’s also a parent. When she and her family moved to Clarkston seven years ago, she would pass an old horse farm each day...

Snap into Summer with the Annual Pics of the Parks Photo Contest

Oakland County Parks and Recreation invites park visitors to capture and share their park experiences in the annual Pics of the Parks Photo Contest. Submitted photos must fall into a...

Lake Orion Captures Spirit Of Main Street Award For Second Time As 10 Downtowns Honored During Main Event Awards Night Celebration

Lake Orion’s Downtown Development Authority captured the Spirit of Main Street award for the second time as 10 downtowns were honored in May during the gala celebration at the...

Mr. Acton’s Neighborhood

Ask anyone who knows him about John Acton, former principal at Troy's Baker Middle School and currently a dedicated, longtime volunteer at Clarkston’s Renaissance High School. The reaction is universal:...

In and Out

From looking to beat summer heat by staying inside to enjoying the outdoor activities Oakland County has to offer, residents and visitors discover a multitude of active recreational options...

The McLaren Brooksie Way Unveils 2019 Logo, Awards Minigrants, Reveals Charity Partners

The McLaren Brooksie Way is off and running as festivities began today for the 12th staging of the popular half marathon and its family of races. Officials from McLaren, the...

Union Joints to Open Restaurant at Detroit’s Little Caesars World Headquarters

Excerpt: Restaurant group Union Joints will open a new location that will anchor the new Little Caesars world headquarters campus expansion at the corner of Woodward Avenue and Columbia...

Main Street Oakland County and Genisys Credit Union Offer 16 Downtowns Chance for Improvement

Sixteen Main Street Oakland County downtowns have until April 30 to apply for up to $2,500 in grant money to support the attraction, retention and growth of small businesses...

Happy holidays from Oakland County Prosper!

The holidays are here once again, if you can even believe it! (We certainly can't.) We here at Prosper would like to wish you and yours a safe, happy,...

Top five artists chosen as 2018 MI Great Artist online competition gets down to business

Five artists will vie for the top spot in the 2018 MI Great Artist online competition and a share of more than $16,000 in cash and prizes. Oakland County Executive...