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7 ways to ‘staycation’ in Metro Detroit

It’s rare that you get to play the tourist in your own hometown, but Oakland, Macomb, and Wayne counties have a lot to offer. Here are 7 ways to...

“People’s Choice” award added for Southeast Michigan artists in 2018 MI Great Artist competition

Artists from Oakland County and seven other southeast Michigan counties can strut their stuff as the MI Great Artist™ online art competition kicks into gear.Artists are vying for cash...

12 Detroit area chefs share their favorite local dishes

You're used to asking friends about their favorite dishes from the many eateries around town. Maybe you look up reviews, check the menus online or … gasp! … Look...

Fourth of July fireworks celebrations in Oakland County

The kids are out of school. The weather is hot and humid. The Fourth of July is just a few weeks away. We are in the midst of summertime...

Oakland County names first woman CISO

An innovative information security leader with over 25 years of private-sector experience now serves as Oakland County’s first woman chief information security officer (CISO), Oakland County Executive L. Brooks...

How connected and autonomous vehicles will change your life for the better

Although self-driving cars may still seem a bit science-fiction, autonomous technology has already been present in our automobiles for decades. The first semi-autonomous technology – cruise control – debuted...

Mobility Moments Podcast: Detroit mobility meets SXSW

A special edition of Mobility Moments. Claire Charlton digs in with Jessica Robinson of Ford Smart Mobility, Phil Santer at Ann Arbor SPARK, and Justin Robinson with Detroit Regional...

Great date night restaurants in Oakland County

Valentine's Day is right around the corner, which means it's time to make your plans and book your dinner reservations! Dining in Oakland County has quite possibly never been...

Foreign direct investment tops $1.1 billion In four years

Foreign direct investment in Oakland County for the past four years totaled more than $1.1 billion as international companies continue to boost Oakland County’s economy, County Executive L. Brooks...

Looking back on 2017 and towards a happy, prosperous 2018

2017 has certainly been a year! As we look forward to what lies ahead in 2018, we want to take a moment to reflect on the year that was...