Lathrup Village

5 fun and funky yards you have to see in Oakland County

Excerpt:  A 7-foot-long dragon on a corner in Ferndale, a 4-foot-tall red apple on a front lawn in Pleasant Ridge and a chair big enough to fit six people in Berkley.  Those are just some...

Lathrup Village wants you to slow down and stop in

Hortulus Garden Center looks like your standard summertime pop-up garden center, housed under a large tent in a parking lot just off bustling Southfield Road in Lathrup Village. But...

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services logged 4,100 volunteers hours during sixth annual Week of Caring

On Monday, June 18 through Friday, June 22, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services just held its sixth annual "Week of Caring," during which time over 600 employees worked with 11 nonprofit...

Lathrup Village debuts new television program featuring diversity in business

Excerpt:  A new TV show produced by city officials and Downtown Development Authority officials is showcasing the medley of cultures that make up Lathrup Village. The half-hour program, called “Global Village,”...

Lathrup Village Farmers Market began its sixth season on May 18

The Lathrup Village Farmers Market began its sixth year of operation on Wednesday, May 18 and will continue every Wednesday through December 14 from 2:00 P.M. to 7:00 P.M....
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Featured Video: Jersey Mike’s Franchise

Sharing the Bread Inc., a franchise of Jersey Mike's Subs, is one of the small businesses located throughout Oakland County that was helped by the SBA 504 Loan provided by...

Lathrup Village startup Telemetrio bridges tech and sports

Marco Cucco is a serial entrepreneur and a big sports fan. His latest startup, Telemetrio, is quickly becoming the place where his passions intertwine. "Telemetrio is where my interests are...

Grill teams needed for BBQ ribs competition

Oakland County Parks and Recreation and Lathrup Village invite teams to register for a barbecue ribs cooking competition in the fourth annual BBQ Battle at the Summer in the Village festival....

Michigan First Credit Union aims to add 17 jobs

Michigan First Credit Union is in the process of hiring another 17 people right now, including a new spokester for its Young & Free Michigan program. The Lathrup Village-based credit...

MI Great Artist awards over $3,000 in cash and prizes for second year

A Lathrup Village artist won top honors over 67 other artists in Oakland County’s second annual MI Great Artist competition.   Henry Heading received a $1,500 cash prize, five works of art framed...