Farmington / Farmington Hills

Celebrate the First Signs of Spring at Oakland County Parks and Recreation

With daylight savings time and the official start of spring just around the corner, it’s time to head outdoors and watch nature awaken from its winter slumber. Hike the...

New Mexican Restaurant to Celebrate Grand opening in Downtown Farmington

Excerpt: It’s not the easiest time to open a restaurant. With current capacity restrictions at 25 percent due to the COVID-19 pandemic, it’s even more difficult.That’s not stopping David and...

Miguel Williams Grew Up in Downtown Farmington. Now He’s Opening a Coffee Shop There

Excerpt: There’s a new small business brewing in downtown Farmington, one that marries the city’s past with its future.Work is underway at the former location of Tre Sorelle International...

Switzerland’s IWG Adds Regus Flexible Workspaces in Metro Detroit

Regus franchises, which offer flexible workspace, are making their U.S. debut with seven metro Detroit locations. // Photo courtesy of IWG Switzerland-based IWG, a provider of flexible workspace, has announced...

Fore Play

Vroom Room: M1 Concourse in Pontiac offers private garages to car owners and businesses, a 1.5-mile track, and next year, a motor-sports-themed restaurant and event center.  Photo courtesy of...

Small Businesses Reflect on 2020 and Look Toward the Future in Downtown Farmington

Excerpt: As we near the end of the tumultuous year that is 2020, a place like downtown Farmington has seen its share of challenges, yes, but it has also...

Coulter: County Aggressively Used Federal Funds in 2020

Oakland County is utilizing all its $219 million received in federal Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act funding in support of its pandemic response this year. This...

County Hits the Road with CARES Act Checks Totaling $530,000 to Veteran Service Organizations

Oakland County Executive Dave Coulter, one of his deputy executives and 12 county commissioners are bringing much-needed help to 28 area veteran service organizations impacted by COVDeputy County Executive...

First Set of Oakland County EMS Workers Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine

Oakland County has begun vaccinating emergency medical service (EMS) personnel Dec. 18 against the COVID-19 virus. One hundred EMS workers from all over Oakland County — including from Oak...

Holocaust Memorial Center Receives Grant from the Donald R. and Esther Simon Foundation

The Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus has received a $45,000 grant from the Donald R. and Esther Simon Foundation. The grant will support the creation of virtual Holocaust education...