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Enjoy Abundant Apple Crop at the Oakland County Farmers Market

Nothing says fall like a fresh, crisp apple and the Oakland County Farmers Market expects a spectacular apple season. Farmer Richard Wolfe from Wolfe Farms in Tipton said there will...

Record Number of Students and Companies to Participate in Oakland County Manufacturing Day

A record 1,300 high school students will be visiting 50 companies throughout Oakland County on Oct. 4 as part of Manufacturing Day, the national celebration that introduces young adults...

Longtime County Planner and Main Street Oakland County Honored by Statewide Organizations

A principal planner in the Oakland County Department of Economic Development & Community Affairs and the department’s Main Street Oakland County program are each being honored by statewide organizations...

Oakland Literacy Council Celebrates 35th Anniversary

Excerpt: About 100 students, tutors and community members joined in Oakland Literacy Council’s 35th Anniversary celebration at Waterford Oaks County Park. Stories of challenges and accomplishments were shared throughout the afternoon....

County Wellness Program Named Best & Brightest in Wellness®

Corp! Magazine has named OakFit, Oakland County’s employee wellness program, as one of its Best & Brightest in Wellness® winners for the sixth year in a row. “Oakland County launched...

Coulter Names April Lynch Deputy County Executive

Oakland County Executive David Coulter has appointed April McGrath Lynch deputy county executive. McGrath, who has served as associate vice president of human resources and payroll at the University...

Oakland County Captures Coveted Budget Award

The Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has awarded Oakland County its Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its three-year budget for fiscal years 2019-2021,...

School’s in Session, But the Fun Continues at Oakland County Parks and Recreation

Back-to-school time may usher in the unofficial start of autumn, but there is still plenty to see and do at Oakland County Parks and Recreation. Head out for a...

Silverdome Development Seals Deal: 2019 is a Big Year for Big Properties

Excerpt: If anything, 2019 so far has been a big year for big sites. The most recent example: A developer has been revealed for the Pontiac Silverdome property, a 127-acre...

County Veterans’ Services Launches Outreach Campaign

Oakland County Veterans’ Services (OCVS) is launching a marketing campaign to encourage more military veterans to take advantage of the benefits they have earned. The state of Michigan, through the...