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Regional Detroit Builders Association Hosts Parade of Homes Through June

Excerpt: The Home Builders Association of Southeastern Michigan is hosting its 30th annual Parade of Homes, an exhibition of new model homes across the region, for the entire month of...
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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....

DTE Energy Music Theatre Changes Address to 33 Bob Seger Drive

Excerpt: DTE Energy Music Theatre hasn't gone anywhere. But it has a new address. Concertgoers, deliveries and mail will now be heading to 33 Bob Seger Drive, the new street...

In and Out

From looking to beat summer heat by staying inside to enjoying the outdoor activities Oakland County has to offer, residents and visitors discover a multitude of active recreational options...

Happy holidays from Oakland County Prosper!

The holidays are here once again, if you can even believe it! (We certainly can't.) We here at Prosper would like to wish you and yours a safe, happy,...

Top five artists chosen as 2018 MI Great Artist online competition gets down to business

Five artists will vie for the top spot in the 2018 MI Great Artist online competition and a share of more than $16,000 in cash and prizes. Oakland County Executive...

Oakland County Parks and Recreation commission dedicates Independence Oaks safety path

The Oakland County Parks and Recreation Commission and Independence Township officials dedicated a new safety path that connects Independence Oaks County Park and Independence Oaks-North on Wednesday, Aug. 1. The...

Auto lighting firm to invest $35M, add 362 jobs

Excerpt:  An automotive lighting company plans to invest $35 million and add 362 jobs in Oakland County over the next five years. Automotive Lighting LLC will produce “high-technology, full LED headlamps”...

Rochester Comm. Schools fifth grader “slam dunk” winner in 2016 Oakland County NoHaz poster contest

A Rochester Community Schools fifth grade student was chosen as the winner of the 2016 NoHaz poster contest for his basketball-themed entry that illustrated the safe and responsible way...

Oakland University ISE graduate students work on lean project with Independence Township

Excerpt:  Master’s students from Oakland University’s Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISE) Department worked with Independence Township officials to help improve the township’s rental facilities reservations process. The project was part of the ISE Department’s Lean...