Pontiac

Pontiac-Based Michigan Mittens Invited to White House for Product Showcase

Excerpt: A Pontiac-based small business was invited to the White House to take part in the third annual Made in America Product Showcase on Monday, July 15. Michigan Mittens, founded...

Top 10 Coolest Rehabs in Metro Detroit

Excerpt: For rehab royalty Ann Stevenson and Curt Catallo, repurposing Metro Detroit’s iconic structures is about more than just good business. Co-owners of Union Joints, the couple are behind restaurants...

Educational Exchange

Oakland County residents take great pride in the region's ethnic diversity and academic excellence. The Pontiac School District has taken it one step further by leveraging the county’s resources to...

Oakland County To Replace Public Safety Communications System

Oakland County is enhancing the safety of residents, guests and businesses by improving the ability of first responders to communicate with each other during emergencies, including seamless interoperability with...

Silicon Valley-Born Entrepreneur Commits to Oakland County for Mobility Startups

Excerpt: If there’s one common trait among entrepreneurs, it’s that they never stop pursuing a vision. Don Tinsley, Palo Alto, Calif., native and current Oakland County resident has pursued...
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Andrew Chmielewski

Andrew Chmielewski is the co-founder of Dave's Sweet Tooth, the largest manufacturer of specialty toffee products in Michigan, and Mitten Crate, a monthly subscription-based box delivery of Michigan-made artisan food products and specialty goods....

Driving Pontiac: Future Takes Shape in County Seat

When United Shore Financial Services outgrew its headquarters in Troy, the wholesale mortgage lender decided to relocate a bit farther north — to Pontiac. The move brought more than...

Open Arms: Oakland County Services Focus on Streamlining Development Process

As a Michigan leader for economic and population growth, Oakland County’s continuing success is built on the simple concept of making it easy for businesses to open, relocate and...

‘If I Get Lost How Will You Ever Find Me?’ Renewing Your Dog’s License Helps Keep You Connected

Oakland County Animal Control & Pet Adoption wants to make sure that all new and existing dog owners know that they have until June 1 to renew their dog’s...

Lake Orion Captures Spirit Of Main Street Award For Second Time As 10 Downtowns Honored During Main Event Awards Night Celebration

Lake Orion’s Downtown Development Authority captured the Spirit of Main Street award for the second time as 10 downtowns were honored in May during the gala celebration at the...