Pleasant Ridge

5 fun and funky yards you have to see in Oakland County

Excerpt: A 7-foot-long dragon on a corner in Ferndale, a 4-foot-tall red apple on a front lawn in Pleasant Ridge and a chair big enough to fit six people in Berkley. Those are just some...

Eight projects transform over 300 acres of once contaminated or obsolete property

Oakland County’s Brownfield Redevelopment Authority approved eight construction projects during the past three years which turned more than 300 acres of once contaminated or obsolete property into $270 million...

13 acres in Ferndale and Pleasant Ridge to be redeveloped into residential, retail, and office space

A large redevelopment project that straddles the cities of Ferndale and Pleasant Ridge is one step closer to reality, thanks to the recent approval of brownfield tax credits from...

Your Personal Memoir preserves priceless family histories

Susan Carroll grew up with two cassette tapes that her grandfather recorded, telling his stories of growing up in Liverpool and eventually immigrating to the United States and settling...

Pleasant Ridge: Metro Detroit’s hidden gem

Snugly bordered by Ferndale, Royal Oak and the Walter P. Reuther Freeway, Pleasant Ridge is a gem of a city hidden in plain sight. “A lot of people have...

Dream Cruise brings upbeat image and spenders to region

Excerpt: The clouds of exhaust have drifted away along with more than 1 million car buffs from Saturday’s 21st annual Woodward Dream Cruise.What’s left for many residents in the Woodward Avenue corridor...

Oakland County’s 2015 Heritage Conference showcases Woodward Avenue – past, present and future

A guided bus tour of Woodward Avenue, part of the original Saginaw Trail first blazed by Native Americans centuries ago, is one among many highlights of Oakland County's 18th...

Digital marketer HelloWorld to move to Southfield

Excerpt: HelloWorld, a digital marketing company, has signed an 11-year lease at the Southfield Town Center in Southfield. The company will relocate by the end of the year from its...

Featured Video: Jersey Mike’s Franchise

Sharing the Bread Inc., a franchise of Jersey Mike's Subs, is one of the small businesses located throughout Oakland County that was helped by the SBA 504 Loan provided by...

Local couple to star in episode of ‘House Hunters’

Partners Frank Anthony Polito and Craig Bentley applied for the show House Hunters when they started looking for homes in metro Detroit in 2011 while still living in New York City. To their surprise,...