Highland

Patterson honors ‘perfect’ Main Street Oakland County communities for receiving national recognition

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson recognized nine Main Street Oakland County (MSOC) communities for their perfect accreditation by the National Main Street Center in Washington D.C.Patterson awarded plaques...

Oakland County Economic Development Corp. named CEED Partner of the Year

The Oakland County Economic Development Corporation (OCEDC) has been named Partner of the Year by the Center for Empowerment and Economic Development (CEED). The award recognizes the organization’s support...

Gallery features felt, quilts, weaving in January gallery

Three artists have worked collaboratively on a nature-themed exhibit called "Fiber, Nuts and More," now open at the Huron Valley Council for the Arts. Marilyn M. Prucka, Loretta Oliver...

Business group names LaFontaine top enterprise

Within the Huron Valley area, LaFontaines family's The Highland-based car dealership allows them to be active in supporting all sorts of community events. The company is passionately involved in...

Woodward Auto Drives Success

Woodward Auto (located on Woodward Ave. in Pontiac) has been an Oakland County staple since 2000, but president and owner John Mihelich has Woodward roots that extend far earlier...

Highland Recreation Area’s Haven Hill Hideaway Sees New Light

Steady progress is being made at Haven Hill, the former country retreat of Edsel and Eleanor Ford, thanks to the Friends of Highland Recreation Area (FOHRA) and their community...

Huron Valley Center for the Arts presents Fascination with Fibers

Fascination with Fibers, a collaborative exhibit of Michigan-based fiber artists, is open to the public now through April 30 at the Huron Valley Council for the Arts, 205 W....

Emerging Sectors bolsters Oakland County’s AAA bond rating

Wall Street cited Oakland County’s Emerging Sectors initiative as among the reasons it reaffirms Oakland County’s AAA bond rating on $3 million Bloomfield Township CSO Drainage District Bonds and...

Highland ice cream shop adds drive-thru service

The Twist and Shake in Highland has added a drive-thru service that will open in March or April.Excerpt:Come spring, you won’t have to step out of your car for...

LaFontaine earns development award

The LaFontaine Automotive Group in Highland was awarded the Oakland Conservation District's first "Green Business of the Year" award for its innovative green dealership building project at 4000 West Highland Road.Excerpt:The auto dealership...