Oak Park

Local school districts rank as best communities for music education

Several southeast Michigan districts – Ann Arbor, Oak Park, Bloomfield Hills, Ann Arbor, Dearborn, Fraser, and Rochester – are attuned to excellence in musical education.Excerpt:"This year, the NAMM Foundation...

Earth Day recycling collection event 2014

GreenTech Recyclers of Oak Park has teamed up with multiple cities and organizations located throughout the metro-Detroit area for you to dispose your broken, used and out-dated electronic items for...

Kravings answering call for modern kosher carryout in Oak Park

After more than 40 years in business, Quality Kosher Catering is finding a new and different market for its food.Daniel Kohn, the 28-year-old grandson of the founder, is part...

Detroit Institute of Arts launches Fifth Year of popular Inside|Out Program

The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) is taking art to the streets around Metro Detroit for the fifth year in a row. The DIA announced on Friday the participating...

Featured Video: Oakland County Michigan Works!

This featured video is an overview of the Oakland County Michigan Works! organization and how they benefit local business, employees, and the community as a whole. Video by Advantage...

Featured Video: Welcome to the New OakGov.com

The new OakGov.com, designed for you from the ground up to be used wherever you are. Content is presented in 3 simple choices: Our most Popular Links, County Departments...

Main Street Oakland County communities receive record number of accreditations

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced that a record number of Main Street Oakland County (MSOC) communities have received accreditation for 2012 from the National Main Street Center....

Featured Video: What Goes Into 2 Billion Dollars – Emerging Sectors

More than 200 businesses were honored and thanked on June 18 by Oakland County L. Brooks Patterson in recognition of their combined investment in the county's Emerging Sectors® business...

Finding A Hydrogen Future

It's practically sci-fi novel material: a hydrogen airplane that can stay aloft for days on end. But such a craft is just the latest project in the works at...

63 Oakland County businesses made Inc. 5000 list of “America’s 5,000 Fastest-Growing Companies”

63 Oakland County companies made this year's list of the 5,000 fastest-growing private companies in the U.S., published by Inc. magazine this month. (Michigan had a total of 144...