Royal Oak

Main Street Magic: Developing Downtowns for 20 Years

A commitment made two decades ago to treat Oakland County’s downtowns as assets has more than paid off as Main Street Oakland County marks its 20th anniversary.Main Street is...

Turkey Vulture Living in Stairwell of Golf Course Gets Help from Detroit Zoo

Excerpt: A young turkey vulture found trapped in a stairwell on a neighboring golf course in Huntington Woods has now reunited with its wild counterparts after spending time at...

Five Oakland County Manufacturers Share $147K to Make Gear for Health Care and First Responders in COVID-19 Crisis

Five more Oakland County manufacturers will share $147,000 in “Saving Business, Saving Lives” grants to make personal protective equipment such as masks and face shields used in the fight...

Five Oakland County Manufacturers Share $147K to Make Gear for Health Care and First Responders in COVID-19 Crisis

Five more Oakland County manufacturers will share $147,000 in “Saving Business, Saving Lives” grants to make personal protective equipment such as masks and face shields used in the fight...

Beaumont Researchers Develop COVID-19 Test That Yields Results in 30-45 Minutes

Excerpt: A team of Beaumont Health researchers has developed a new test to detect COVID-19 via urine, blood, saliva or mouth swab sample in 30-45 minutes.Laura Lamb, Ph.D. and...

Oakland County Funds Rent, Mortgage and Utility Relief Program for Residents Affected by COVID-19 Pandemic

Oakland County residents who have fallen behind on their rent, mortgage or utility payments because of a lost job or other income reduction due to the COVID-19 pandemic may...

Beaumont Hospital Implements COVID-19 Safety Measures

Excerpt: Beaumont Hospital Royal Oak has taken extensive measures to keep patients and the public safe since the onset of the coronavirus pandemic.These measures include the requirement that everyone...

Royal Oak Pizzeria Comes Up With Fun Way to Keep Diners Safe, Social Distance

Excerpt: Halloween in June? When Trattoria Pizzeria Da Luigi opened Tuesday in Royal Oak, diners got a ghostly experience. But have no fear. These ghosts were friendly, and meant to keep diners safe. Owner Luigi...

Municipalities in Royal Oak, Clawson Rally to Bolster Businesses

Excerpt: Local governments intrinsically benefit when business is booming, and Oakland County, as well as the Royal Oak and Clawson downtown development authorities, are aiding the reopening process.On June...

County to Distribute 10,000 Toolkits to Give Small Businesses Head Start on Safe Reboot and Build Consumer Confidence

Oakland County will distribute 10,000 COVID-19 safety toolkits that include face masks, no-touch thermometers, gloves and sanitizer to give small businesses essential materials for reopening and customers confidence they...