Oak Park

Oakland County Michigan Works! Hosting Multi-Industry Virtual Career Fair January 26

Oakland County Michigan Works!, in partnership with Oak Park and Southfield, is hosting a regional, multi-industry virtual career fair on January 26, from 1-4 p.m.Thirty employers from manufacturing, health...

First Set of Oakland County EMS Workers Receiving COVID-19 Vaccine

Oakland County has begun vaccinating emergency medical service (EMS) personnel Dec. 18 against the COVID-19 virus. One hundred EMS workers from all over Oakland County — including from Oak...

Bollinger Motors Files Patent for Battery Pack Design

Bollinger Motors has filed a patent for its battery pack design. Image courtesy of Bollinger Motors Oak Park’s Bollinger Motors, an electric truck company, has filed a patent for its...

Oakland County Manufacturing Day Goes Virtual

Seven hundred students from 16 Oakland County school districts and four Oakland Schools Technical Campuses got a virtual look at what a future in a high-tech career might look...

Main Street Oakland County Looks to the Future and Offers Downtowns a Path to Recovery from COVID-19 Pandemic

Main Street Oakland County is partnering with Main Street America to offer a free strategic recovery plan workshop for downtowns and historic commercial corridors that have been hardest hit...

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...

Bollinger Motors Relocates Headquarters

Bollinger Motors has relocated its headquarters from Ferndale to a larger facility in Oak Park. Photo courtesy of Bollinger Motors Bollinger Motors, a local electric truck company, has announced it...

MoGo Sees Positives, Negatives in Expansion During Pandemic

Excerpt: Last year it was announced that MoGo, the bike sharing service in Detroit, would be expanding to the cities of Ferndale, Berkley, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak and Oak...

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...

Project Play and Power of Produce Beef Up Oak Park Farmers Market Offerings

Excerpt: Life is finding a way to go on, despite the coronavirus. The Oak Park Farmer’s Market has found a way to not only open safely, but also replace the normal...