Southfield / Southfield Township

LTU Student-Produced Documentary on Women of Color in STEM Now Up on YouTube

Excerpt: A team of students in Lawrence Technological University’s media communication program has produced a half-hour documentary film on previously little-known contributions to STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)...

Get Ready for Summer Fun at Oakland County Parks and Recreation

OAKLAND COUNTY – The weather is warmer, children will be out of school soon and leisurely summer days lie ahead. Soak up the best summer has to offer with...

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...

Rosedale Community Players Brings Joy to Audiences and Actors

Excerpt: After 40 years of successfully producing plays in Northwest Detroit, but growing tired of a leaky roof in our rented facility, the Rosedale Community Players have settled into...

Path, New Soccer Fields Coming to Catalpa Oaks in Southfield

Excerpt: A footpath that residents forged themselves will soon be made into a full-fledged walking path. According to a news release from the Oakland County Parks and Recreation Department, the...

Denso Invests $20M in California Speed EBike-Sharing Company Bond Mobility

Excerpt: Denso, which has its North American headquarters in Southfield and is one of the world’s largest mobility suppliers, has invested $20 million in Palo Alto, Calif.-based Bond Mobility...

Lawrence Tech Continues Expansion of Athletic Facilities

Excerpt: Construction will begin soon in Southfield on a $2-million, steel-and-masonry grandstand structure with seating for 2,300 fans of Lawrence Technological University athletic teams. A permanent, all-weather field and outdoor...

LTU Prof Wins Grant for Testing Engineered Blood Vessels

A Lawrence Technological University professor has won a two-year, $151,734 grant from the American Heart Association to develop a better way to test lab-grown blood vessels. Jinjun Xia, assistant professor...

LTU Staffer Publishes Another Academic Paper on Marvel’s ‘Vibranium’

The executive director of Lawrence Technological University’s Marburger STEM Center has published a second paper on using vibranium, the fictitious wonder metal from “Black Panther” and other Marvel superhero...

Beaumont Health Selects Livonia for New Outpatient Care Campus

Excerpt: Southfield-based Beaumont Health has selected property in Livonia for a new comprehensive outpatient care campus slated to open in 2020. The proposed site is at 39000 Seven Mile Rd.,...