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Oakland County Leaders Urge Shoppers to Support ‘Shop Small Saturday’ on Nov. 28

Oakland County Executive David Coulter, retailers and civic leaders across Oakland County are appealing to shoppers that they can safely support small businesses in their communities this holiday season...

New Shops, Restaurants Open, Coming Soon in Southeast Oakland County

Excerpt: Have a sweet tooth? Ice cream, vegan baked goods and even frozen apple cider slushies will be among the treats for sale at businesses that are coming soon to...

‘Start Up’ Docuseries Features 12 Michigan Businesses on PBS and World Channel

The eighth season of “Start Up” will feature 12 small businesses in Michigan. Photo courtesy of “Start Up” “Start Up,” an Emmy Award-nominated television docuseries, returns for its eighth season...

Main Street Oakland County Looks to the Future and Offers Downtowns a Path to Recovery from COVID-19 Pandemic

Main Street Oakland County is partnering with Main Street America to offer a free strategic recovery plan workshop for downtowns and historic commercial corridors that have been hardest hit...

September Is National Preparedness Month: ‘Disasters Don’t Wait. Make Your Plan Today.’

September is National Preparedness Month (NPM), an annual opportunity for families and communities to help raise awareness and take steps to be better prepared for emergencies. The theme this...

Clawson Firm Offers Acrylic, Felt Workplace and Classroom Dividers

Acoufelt has released its line of desk dividers to prevent the spread of germs. Photo courtesy of Acoufelt A Clawson company has created three types of workspace dividers for use...

Main Street Magic: Developing Downtowns for 20 Years

A commitment made two decades ago to treat Oakland County’s downtowns as assets has more than paid off as Main Street Oakland County marks its 20th anniversary.Main Street is...

County Provides Businesses with Tools to Reopen

Entrepreneur Karen Gara beat COVID-19. Now she is hoping her four downtown Farmington and Farmington Hills businesses — Merle Norman Cosmetics, Rebecca’s Wigs, New Reflections Boutique at Beaumont Cancer...

Municipalities in Royal Oak, Clawson Rally to Bolster Businesses

Excerpt: Local governments intrinsically benefit when business is booming, and Oakland County, as well as the Royal Oak and Clawson downtown development authorities, are aiding the reopening process.On June...

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...