Hazel Park

German Battery Manufacturer Plans $40 Million Facility in Hazel Park

Excerpt: A German-based battery manufacturer wants to expand its operations into Oakland County. Akasol AG, which builds lithium-ion battery systems for buses, ships, commercial, industrial and rail vehicles, plans to...
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Featured Video: Andrew Chmielewski

Andrew Chmielewski is the co-founder of Dave's Sweet Tooth, the largest manufacturer of specialty toffee products in Michigan, and Mitten Crate, a monthly subscription-based box delivery of Michigan-made artisan food products and specialty goods....

Yoga Becomes a New Experience Outside the Studio

Excerpt: If you’re moving soon, don’t even think about asking Tina Iulianelli or Amy Anderson to help haul your stuff. Their cars’ trunks are filled to the brim with yoga...

Motor City Industrial in Hazel Park Acquires Smith Fastener in West Virginia

Excerpt: Hazel Park’s Motor City Industrial, a distributor of fasteners and related industrial products, has acquired Smith Fastener in West Virginia. This is the third acquisition by Motor City....

7 of Metro Detroit’s Top Chefs Clue Us in to Their Favorite Local Dish

Excerpt: Metro Detroit overflows with so much top-rate cuisine these days that it can be difficult to choose which restaurant to visit, let alone which dish to order. So...

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...

New Future: High-Profile Oakland County Properties Moving Towards Redevelopment

Excerpt: Six prime pieces of Oakland County property are destined for redevelopment in the years ahead. While some of these properties sit vacant with no immediate plans on the horizon,...

A Feast of Flavors

In Oakland County, the prospects for finding any kind of food you desire are luscious, endless and diverse. With so many nationalities represented, you could probably dine on a...

Michigan Aetna Medicare Members to Have Access to Oak Street Health Locations Through New Partnership

Excerpt: Chicago-based Oak Street Health, a network of primary care centers providing value-based care to Medicare patients, has entered into a value-based network agreement in Michigan and Indiana with...

Main Street Oakland County Partners with Flagstar Bank Again to Help Improve Downtowns

Main Street Oakland County has partnered with Flagstar Bank to offer a Placemaking and Façade Grant Program available to 13 Oakland County downtowns. Main Street Oakland County communities can apply...