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Oakland County Manufacturing Day Goes Virtual

Seven hundred students from 16 Oakland County school districts and four Oakland Schools Technical Campuses got a virtual look at what a future in a high-tech career might look...

Oakland County WRC Awarded 2020 ‘Utility of the Future Today’ Recognition

The Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner’s (WRC) Office has been named a 2020 “Utility of the Future Today” facility by the Virginia-based Water Environment Federation and other national agencies....

September Is National Preparedness Month: ‘Disasters Don’t Wait. Make Your Plan Today.’

September is National Preparedness Month (NPM), an annual opportunity for families and communities to help raise awareness and take steps to be better prepared for emergencies. The theme this...

Winners Announced in ‘Oakland Together’ Online COVID-19 Safety Video & Art Contest

Four Oakland County residents who took different paths to deliver the same message — everyone should do their part to help stop the spread of the coronavirus — were...

Oakland County International Airport at 90-Plus

Oakland County International Airport (OCIA) is at 90 years and counting, honoring the past while planning for the future.“The history of the airport goes back to 1929, when it...

Waterford Youth Sends Friendship Day Cards to Hospitalized Veterans

Excerpt: The first Sunday of August was declared a holiday in the U.S. in honor of friendship by a proclamation made by Congress in 1935. Since then, World Friendship...

Winners Announced in ‘Oakland Together’ Online COVID-19 Safety Video & Art Contest

Four Oakland County residents who took different paths to deliver the same message – everyone should do their part to help stop the spread of the coronavirus – were...

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...

Locally Grown Food Is an Option Close to Home

Excerpt: Food preferences for metro Detroit residents can run the gamut, depending on taste and lifestyle.For those who have a preference for locally grown food, there are some options,...

Celebrate Recreation Professionals and Places to Play During July Is Parks and Recreation Month

Every day in communities across the country, the people of parks and recreation are providing essential services and making their communities better places to live, work and play. Because...