Rochester / Rochester Hills

OU to Host 27th Annual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition

Excerpt: Oakland University was set to host the 27thAnnual Intelligent Ground Vehicle Competition (IGVC) from June 7-10. The event provides an opportunity for engineers and computer scientists from around...

Oakland University Bringing Autonomous Shuttle to Campus

Excerpt: Oakland University, as part of the EasyMile collaboration with partners Continental and the City of Auburn Hills, has been selected to host an accessible autonomous shuttle on campus...

TreeRunner Adventure Park Opening at Rochester’s Oakland University

Excerpt: TreeRunner Adventure Park, which was started by Michigan entrepreneurs and has two Michigan locations, will open its latest location on Oakland University’s campus in Rochester Hills on June...

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...
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Leader Dogs for the Blind, Rochester Hills

Founded by Lions Club members in 1939, Leader Dogs for the Blind has successfully trained more than 15,000 guide dog teams from countries all over the world.

Downtown Rochester Farmers’ Market Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Excerpt: Sharon Ostrowski from Sharkar Farm — the Downtown Rochester Farmers’ Market’s longest-participating vendor — returned for the market’s 20th anniversary season May 4. She said Rochester’s was her very...

The Buzz

In a Main Street building in Rochester dating from 1890 that’s been a roller rink, a ballroom and a jewelry store, Ryan and Pamela Walther have created, with their...

The McLaren Brooksie Way Unveils 2019 Logo, Awards Minigrants, Reveals Charity Partners

The McLaren Brooksie Way is off and running as festivities began today for the 12th staging of the popular half marathon and its family of races. Officials from McLaren, the...
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Older Persons Commission, Rochester

Check out the Older Persons Commission in Rochester, where a multitude of dynamic programs are available — all under one roof.

Local Real Estate Firm Launches Scholarship Program Aimed at Social Entrepreneurship

Oakland County-based real estate firm, Stewart Team, recently announced a scholarship program in partnership with Rochester College aimed to help students majoring in social entrepreneurship. “Giving back to our community...