Waterford

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...

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...

Local Women Donate Masks to Pontiac Hospitals and Nonprofits

Excerpt: Local women Nancy Walters and Barb Frye have been busy making face masks and creating online tutorials to assist other mask makers. They are members of the Waterford Lydia Barnes Potter...

Land of the Free Because of the Brave

Each year, Americans pause to remember and honor the men and women who have died while serving in the military. First established as Decoration Day after the Civil War,...

WRC Engineer Creates Face Shields for Those on the COVID-19 Front Lines

When Ryan Woloszyk, P.E., a civil engineer with the Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner (WRC), heard how his family and friends were working in the medical field without protective...

Plenty of Outdoor Offerings for Memorial Day Holiday

Hiking, biking, fishing, disc golfing, dog walking, kayaking and bird watching are all options at Oakland County Parks and Recreation this Memorial Day - despite limited park operations due...

Oakland County Michigan Works! Launches Virtual Workshops for Those Impacted by COVID-19 and Preparing for a Job Search

Oakland County Michigan Works! is launching a series of virtual workshops for people who have been affected by the COVID-19 pandemic and are interested in exploring new career opportunities.The...

Oakland County Parks and Recreation Extends Free Admittance to County Parks Until June 1

Oakland County Parks and Recreation has waived entry fees for all county parks until June 1, inviting residents and other guests to enjoy a walk in the park at...

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...