Madison Heights

Oakland County expands Nurse-Family Partnership program

Low-income women in Southfield, Oak Park, Hazel Park, and Madison Heights who are pregnant with their first child will have access to the one-on-one support they need to have...

Advanced manufacturing workforce training center opening in Madison Heights

A new training center designed to address the advanced manufacturing skills gap throughout the region is opening in Madison Heights. The Michigan Advanced Manufacturing Collaboration is now accepting applications...

Seven Oakland County non-profit and community groups to share over $10,600 in Brooksie Way Minigrant

An online yoga program for people with multiple sclerosis, a snowshoe program for special needs students and a monthly dance program for people with Parkinson’s disease are among seven...

Summer Camps in Oakland County

Spring is finally here and summer is just around the corner! And that means: the kids are about to be on summer break. The struggle for parents each summer...

Google teams up with local elementary school to teach kids coding

Excerpt:  When Asiana Ali found out she and all 4th and 5th graders would learn computer coding at Madison Elementary in Madison Heights, she didn’t think much of it. "I want...

Oakland County Parks offers group rate on 2016 annual vehicle permits

Oakland County Parks and Recreation is offering a group discount rate on its 2016 annual vehicle permits when purchased in lots of 25 or more. Aimed at businesses, neighborhood associations...

Valentine’s Date Ideas Around Oakland County

This Valentine's Day, skip the old dinner-and-a-movie – not that we don’t love both dinner and movies, but why not mix it up a bit? There are plenty 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....

Great Places to See Fall Colors in Oakland County

Fall is in full bloom in Oakland County, and you still have time to enjoy it! There are numerous city, county, and state parks for you to hike and...

Community college works with 8 companies to train nearly 700 new workers

Excerpt:  Eight Oakland County companies will hire 693 new employees under a new training agreement with Oakland Community College. The agreement leverages training and funds under the Michigan New Jobs Training (MNJT) program, which...