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Main Street Oakland County Crowdfunding Tops $45K

A Main Street Oakland County crowdfunding campaign to support downtown small businesses struggling because of the coronavirus pandemic has raised more than $45,000.The countywide campaign is the first of...

Despite Pandemic, New Shops, Restaurants Still Hope to Open Soon in Southeast Oakland County

Excerpt: It’s not business as usual during the COVID-19 pandemic, but that isn't stopping shops and restaurants from planning openings or re-openings in the coming months in southeast Oakland...

Where to Find a Free Meal in Oakland County During Coronavirus Shutdown

Excerpt: School districts, community centers, nonprofits and other organizations are hosting meal delivery and pick-up spots during the COVID-19 outbreak.Here’s a list, which will be continually updated, of where...

County Michigan Works! Centers Open by Appointment; COVID-19 Unemployment Benefit Claims Can Be Made Online

Unemployment claims that result from job loss or reduction related to COVID-19, commonly known as the coronavirus, can be filed online at Michigan.gov/UIA or by calling 1-866-500-0017.Affected workers were...

New Shops, Restaurants Coming, Going, Moving in Southeast Oakland County

Excerpt: Need an adventure travel planner? A vegan gluten-free cake? Or a good corned beef on rye? A new collection of shops and restaurants are saying hello in southeastern...

New Oakland County Michigan Works! Waterford Service Center to Help Thousands

Oakland County Michigan Works! is celebrating the grand opening of its new service center at 7500 Highland Road in Waterford. It will support the needs of more than 2,600...

Forty-Five Development Opportunities from 19 Communities Featured in Oakland County One Stop Ready Showcase of Properties

Investors, bankers, brokers, home builders or anyone interested in 45 development-ready opportunities in 19 Oakland County communities can get their project rolling quickly at the 2019 One Stop Ready...

Holly’s Venerable Union Depot Train Station Competes for $2 Million in National Contest

The Village of Holly and its Union Depot are vying for a share of $2 million to help rehabilitate and transform the building into a welcome center touting Holly’s...

Coulter Expands Leadership Team with Economic Development and Public Policy Expertise

Oakland County Executive David Coulter has attracted two additional leaders to join him in serving Oakland County as deputy county executives during this vital juncture for county government, rounding...

Forgotten Harvest Provided Over 100,000 Lunches to Metro Detroit Children This Summer Through ‘Healthy Foods — Healthy Kids’ Program

Forgotten Harvest works around-the-clock all year to fight food insecurity in Michigan. Their summer “Healthy Foods - Healthy Kids” summer feeding initiative, which ran from June 24 to Aug....