Southfield / Southfield Township

Weddings, Interrupted: How Metro Detroit Couples Are Adapting to an Uncertain Future

Excerpt: Lauren Marino and Derek Sweet planned to be married on April 4. Marino and Sweet decided to make different plans.The Southfield couple moved their wedding day to June...

County Offers Drive-Thru COVID-19 Testing in Novi

Oakland County will begin drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Novi on May 8 for first responders, health care workers, essential business employees and Oakland County residents who have appointments through...

Coulter Partners with U.S. Rep. Lawrence to Begin COVID-19 Drive-Thru Testing in Southfield on Thursday, April 30

Residents in southern Oakland County who have coronavirus symptoms can get drive-thru testing beginning Thursday, April 30, at the Health Division’s South Oakland Health Center by appointment only, County...

LTU Nursing Students Fighting COVID-19 at Area Hospitals

Excerpt: Lawrence Technological University nursing students are on the front lines of fighting the coronavirus pandemic, even before their graduation.“We have eight nursing students working right now,” said M....

Where to Find a Free Meal in Oakland County During Coronavirus Shutdown

Excerpt: School districts, community centers, nonprofits and other organizations are hosting meal delivery and pick-up spots during the COVID-19 outbreak.Here’s a list, which will be continually updated, of where...

Beaumont Health in Southfield Launches Nation’s Largest Serological Testing Study for COVID-19 Antibodies

Beaumont is launching the nation’s largest serological testing study for COVID-19. // Photo courtesy of Beaumont Health Beaumont Health’s Research Institute today announced it is launching the nation’s largest serological...

Oakland County Program Putting Local Restaurants to Work Preparing Meals for Homeless

Excerpt: An Oakland County pilot to feed people in the county's two largest homeless shelters and in transitional housing with meals prepared by local restaurants launched Friday, just in...

LTU Student Designs Hand Sanitizer Robot, Teaches Kids to Build It

Excerpt: It’s hard to find any fun in the many precautions demanded by the coronavirus pandemic.But a computer science student at Lawrence Technological University has managed to come up...

Lear Adds Production to Make Protective Face Masks; Face Shields in Development

Lear’s AccuMED facility in New York is manufacturing masks in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Stock photo Lear Corp., a large auto supplier in Southfield, today announced it has added...

This Oakland County Church Has Opened a Free Food Pantry Amid the Coronavirus Pandemic

Excerpt: In these uncertain times, it is so important that we show you humanity and kindness at every turn.7 Action News Reporter Andrea Isom shares another glowing example of...