Waterford

Glass Studio Finds New Home in Waterford

Excerpt: A World of Glass, a Waterford staple since 1981, has moved to a new location. Co-owned by Dennis Phillips and Kathy Robichaud, the glass studio specializes in custom designs,...

Expert Panel to Discuss Impact of New Technologies on Health Care of Baby Boomers

With 10,000 people in the United States turning 65 each day according to AARP data, what does the future hold for the region’s health care organizations, which already struggle...

Oakland County Michigan Works! Offers Local Consumers Money Smart Week Seminars

Excerpt: Oakland County Michigan Works! is again partnering with the Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago to bring Money Smart Week – a series of 22 free seminars from March...

Main Street Oakland County and Genisys Credit Union Offer 16 Downtowns Chance for Improvement

Sixteen Main Street Oakland County downtowns have until April 30 to apply for up to $2,500 in grant money to support the attraction, retention and growth of small businesses...

Registration Open For Free Weather Spotter Training

Oakland County is offering free Skywarn weather spotter training in March and April. Go to OakGov.com/HomelandSecurity and click on the Skywarn logo to register. In addition, Oakland County Executive L. Brooks...

Henry Ford Health System And Oakland County Michigan Works! Oak Park Honored For Region’s First Medical Assistant Apprenticeship Program

Henry Ford Health System was recognized with a Michigan Works! Association Impact Award for its medical assistant apprenticeship program — the first U.S. Department of Labor-registered apprenticeship program of...

OU’s Center for Autism Outreach Services Director is Winner of Oakland County Executives’ 2019 Elite 40 Under 40 Class

Waterford, Mich. — Kristin Rohrbeck, director of OUCARES, Oakland University’s award-winning program which serves more than 2,300 people impacted by autism spectrum disorder, was selected by a public vote...

Michigan’s Going PRO Talent Fund awards $1.8 million to area businesses to hire or train workers, apprentices

WATERFORD, Mich. — Sixty-eight Oakland County businesses will share $1.8 million in Going PRO Talent Fund grants awarded by the Michigan Talent Investment Agency/Workforce Development Agency. Oakland County employers —...

Happy holidays from Oakland County Prosper!

The holidays are here once again, if you can even believe it! (We certainly can't.) We here at Prosper would like to wish you and yours a safe, happy,...

Free platform tennis clinic offered at Waterford Oaks County Park

Just because the weather has turned colder doesn’t mean the tennis racquets have to go into storage. Platform tennis is a great alternative to traditional racquet sports and one...