Pleasant Ridge

$30,000 grant aimed at improving Woodward Avenue

The Woodward Avenue Action Association was granted $30,000 from the Community Foundation for Southeast Michigan to develop a "Complete Streets" master plan that will make Woodward Avenue more accessible...

Oakland County extends global reach to international travelers

International travelers to Detroit Metropolitan Airport can now get Oakland County's economic development and quality of life story in six different languages at the touch of a finger. "This effort...

Oakland County Economic Development Corp. named CEED Partner of the Year

The Oakland County Economic Development Corporation (OCEDC) has been named Partner of the Year by the Center for Empowerment and Economic Development (CEED). The award recognizes the organization’s support...

Woodward 5 Sustainability Partnership to hold public open house in Pleasant Ridge March 27

Your hometowns want to hear from you! The Woodward 5 Sustainability Partnership is hosting a public open house for residents and businesses on Tuesday, March 27 from 6:30 p.m....

ePrize acquires Cellit, adds more than 100 to payroll

Pleasant Ridge-based ePrize is adding clients and employees these days, and now it has added a competitor, acquiring Chicago-based mobile marketing agency Cellit. ePrize is an agency specializing in interactive,...

Woodward Avenue Communities Launch Sustainability Partnership

Five Woodward Avenue communities, in conjunction with Oakland County, have launched a partnership to examine sustainability issues. The five communities of Berkley, Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak and Huntington...

Pleasant Ridge’s Gravy Network launches mobile billboard app MOBIBO

Brothers Zachary and Josh Ball have a vision for changing the mobile advertising game, and they're working to make that happen with their new mobile app, MOBIBO. The brothers started...

ePrize CEO Josh Linkner’s creativity book hits top of Amazon, Barnes & Noble sales

Say the word creative around Josh Linkner and you'll probably repeat what he just said. The chairman of ePrize and CEO of Detroit Venture Partners has had creativity in...