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Co-working spaces thrive in Oakland County

As the workforce evolves and more people work remotely, an increasingly diverse array of Metro Detroiters are using co-working spaces to get the job done. Lawyers, marketing agencies, engineers...

27 top-rated pizza places in Michigan

Excerpt:  Whatever your favorite pizza style, there's probably a restaurant in Michigan that serves it. But how do you know which pizza is the worth the money? We compiled a list of...

Record number of students and companies participated in Manufacturing Day

Excerpt:  Nearly 1,000 local high school students took part in a national program geared towards showcasing careers in advanced manufacturing. Manufacturing Day, an annual celebration of modern manufacturing meant to inspire...

Oakland County awarded for excellence in popular financial reporting

Oakland County has won the Award of Excellence for its 2017 Popular Annual Financial Report (PAFR) from the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA)...

The Oakland County Executive’s Elite 40 Under 40 Program now open in search of “best of the best”

?If you know a young entrepreneur, community leader, teacher or any person who has made significant contributions to their chosen field and the quality of life in the region, and...

Approved budget invests in improving customer experience

Oakland County will invest in both its employees and government campus to improve customer service and safety after the Board of Commissioners (BOC) approved County Executive L. Brooks Patterson’s...

CHN and OCHN develop new housing locator link

Community Housing Network (CHN) and Oakland Community Health Network (OCHN) have collaborated to create a new, online Oakland Housing Link (OHL) tool. Oakland County residents who receive public mental...

Have a ball during Youth Abilities Saturday Sports Special program

As the weather gets cooler, keep youth active by registering them for the Youth Abilities Saturday Sports Special program from October through November.The program, designed for youth with disabilities...

Oakland County is best In U.S. for digital experience

Oakland County, Michigan was ranked the best digital experience for customers among all county governments in the United States. That’s according to the Center for Digital Government (CDG) which...

Health Division: The time is now for back-to-school vaccinations

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson and the Oakland County Health Division strongly encourage school-aged children to get the necessary vaccinations as the school year begins. Vaccination is an...