Oakland County

Oakland County Executive Annouces Elite 40 Under 40 Class of 2020

An FBI special agent, an Oakland County commissioner, a farmer/ township trustee and a cancer survivor who rose from a part-time deli clerk to become corporate affairs manager for...

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...

9 Things to Know About Oakland County’s Lakes

Excerpt: Start counting the lakes in Oakland County, and you’ll quickly run out of fingers and toes. In fact, you’ll need hundreds (if not thousands) of digits to get...

Friendship Circle’s Lessons for Life Offers Real-World Experience in State-of-the-Art-Village

Excerpt: Imagine a place where children of all abilities and backgrounds could learn essential life skills in a safe and accepting environment. Imagine if that place was developed with...

Oakland County Business Calendar — February

Excerpt: • The Birmingham Bloomfield Chamber will host its annual Real Estate Forecast Breakfast, 8-9:30 a.m. Feb. 14 at the Townsend Hotel in Birmingham. Featured speakers are Taubman Centers Inc....

Got Engineers?

Steve Annear moved from Australia to Oakland County four years ago after learning about Somnio Global. The Novi-based scientific accelerator is developing technologies in water decontamination, air purification and other...

With Road Signs That Talk to Your Car and More, Oakland County Leads in Connected Infrastructure

Excerpt: Long before connected vehicles and connected infrastructure became buzzwords for the future of mobility, Oakland County was well along the path to change how commuters move through the...

Educators Say Gym Class Has Changed Over the Years

Excerpt: Grown-ups: If the sight of a scoreboard still makes you queasy and the screech of a whistle sends a shiver down your spine, you’re not alone. But don’t worry,...

Last Chance to Participate in Oakland County Citizen Survey

Oakland County residents have until Friday to let County Executive David Coulter know just what the priorities for his administration should be for 2020. The 10-question online Citizen Survey asks...

Coulter: Coming Together to Address Homelessness in Oakland County

County Executive Dave Coulter applauded the action of three Oakland County nonprofit organizations who moved quickly to assist homeless women and children put at risk by the closing of...