Lyon Township / South Lyon

September Is National Preparedness Month: ‘Disasters Don’t Wait. Make Your Plan Today.’

September is National Preparedness Month (NPM), an annual opportunity for families and communities to help raise awareness and take steps to be better prepared for emergencies. The theme this...

Cider Mills, Apple Orchards Open in Southeast Michigan: See the List

Excerpt: Area apple orchards and cider mills are gearing up for the season now underway. Below is a sampling of area apple orchards and cider mills that are open...

Five Oakland County Manufacturers Share $219K to Make Gear for Health Care and First Responders and Help Businesses Reopen Safely in COVID-19 Crisis

Five more Oakland County manufacturers — including the owner of a Southfield company who is a COVID-19 survivor — will share $219,000 in “Saving Business, Saving Lives” grants to...

Main Street Magic: Developing Downtowns for 20 Years

A commitment made two decades ago to treat Oakland County’s downtowns as assets has more than paid off as Main Street Oakland County marks its 20th anniversary.Main Street is...

Meet This Lyon Township Family Responsible for Those Celebratory Lawn Signs

Excerpt: Like everyone else, Lisa Porter found she was bored being stuck at home during lockdown. So the Lyon Township resident began brainstorming ideas and devised a sign rental business...

Increase in COVID-19 Cases in South Lyon and Fenton Region

Oakland County Health Division, Livingston County Health Department and Genesee County Health Department report a steep increase in COVID-19 cases in the South Lyon and Fenton areas since mid-July...

Celebrate Recreation Professionals and Places to Play During July Is Parks and Recreation Month

Every day in communities across the country, the people of parks and recreation are providing essential services and making their communities better places to live, work and play. Because...

County to Distribute 10,000 Toolkits to Give Small Businesses Head Start on Safe Reboot and Build Consumer Confidence

Oakland County will distribute 10,000 COVID-19 safety toolkits that include face masks, no-touch thermometers, gloves and sanitizer to give small businesses essential materials for reopening and customers confidence they...

Land of the Free Because of the Brave

Each year, Americans pause to remember and honor the men and women who have died while serving in the military. First established as Decoration Day after the Civil War,...

Plenty of Outdoor Offerings for Memorial Day Holiday

Hiking, biking, fishing, disc golfing, dog walking, kayaking and bird watching are all options at Oakland County Parks and Recreation this Memorial Day - despite limited park operations due...