Lathrup Village

Michigan entrepreneur creating success for himself and the community

Marco Cucco, founder of Lathrup Village-based Idea Mia and the JetBag brand, saw an opportunity to help Michigan workers with disabilities and left a successful corporate job to pursue...

Michigan First Credit Union expands staff, mobile tech options

More tech and employment opportunities are coming to Michigan First Credit Union this year. The Lathrup Village-based financial institution has hired 10 people and is adding more mobile banking...

Happy Fourth of July!

From our Oakland County Prosper family to yours, we are wishing you a safe, happy and healthy Fourth of July filled with family, friends and fun! We'll be back...

Festival seeks grill teams for BBQ rib competition

Oakland County Parks and Recreation and Lathrup Village “Summer In The Village” Festival invite teams to register for a barbecue rib cooking competition in the second annual BBQ Battle on Saturday, June 16 from 11 a.m....

Summer in Oakland County: A Roundup of Local Events

This is just a sampling of the many events compiled by the Oakland County Arts, Culture and Film happening across Oakland County this summer, including everything from hanging out at the zoo...

Oakland County extends global reach to international travelers

International travelers to Detroit Metropolitan Airport can now get Oakland County's economic development and quality of life story in six different languages at the touch of a finger."This effort...

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...

New program makes home ownership possible for more Oakland County families

More families in Oakland County may be able to find homeownership within their means thanks to a program administered by the Oakland County Community & Home Improvement Division. The...

Lathrup Village envisions complete streets policy

Whether journeying to Lathrup Village by car, truck, foot, bus or bike, city organizers hope to make the journey safe and pleasant for all.City officials are working to implement...