West Bloomfield

Local Seniors Step Up to Help During Pandemic

Excerpt: People everywhere are stepping up to help their friends and neighbors during the COVID-19 pandemic, including seniors in Oakland County. Birmingham resident Jeff Reider, 68, was among a...

West Bloomfield’s SimScreen Introduces Line of Sneeze Guards for Offices and Businesses in Face of COVID-19

SimScreen has developed SeparationScreen virus barriers for businesses. Image courtesy of SimScreen SimScreen in West Bloomfield Township, a developer of portable two-way mirrors created for the education of health care...

Orchard Laboratories in West Bloomfield Township to Provide COVID-19 Testing Results Within 24 Hours

Orchard Laboratories is providing rapid testing for COVID-19 using the ThermoFisher 7500DX Platform. // Photo courtesy of Orchard Laboratories West Bloomfield Township’s Orchard Laboratories is providing rapid testing for COVID-19...

Henry Ford Health System Develops CovidCare Kits for COVID-19 Patients Recovering at Home

Henry Ford Innovation Institute is sending patients who have COVID-19 home with CovidCare kits. // Photo courtesy of the Henry Ford Innovation Institute The Henry Ford Innovation Institute of Detroit’s...

Despite Pandemic, New Shops, Restaurants Still Hope to Open Soon in Southeast Oakland County

Excerpt: It’s not business as usual during the COVID-19 pandemic, but that isn't stopping shops and restaurants from planning openings or re-openings in the coming months in southeast Oakland...

With Road Signs That Talk to Your Car and More, Oakland County Leads in Connected Infrastructure

Excerpt: Long before connected vehicles and connected infrastructure became buzzwords for the future of mobility, Oakland County was well along the path to change how commuters move through the...

County Executive David Coulter takes ‘Oakland Together’ Plans on the Road for Three Town Hall Meetings

Oakland County Executive David Coulter will engage residents in a conversation about his Oakland Together plans from his 2020 State of the County address during three town hall meetings...

Friendship Circle’s Lessons for Life Offers Real-World Experience in State-of-the-Art-Village

Excerpt: Imagine a place where children of all abilities and backgrounds could learn essential life skills in a safe and accepting environment. Imagine if that place was developed with...

With Road Signs That Talk to Your Car and More, Oakland County Leads in Connected Infrastructure

Excerpt: Long before connected vehicles and connected infrastructure became buzzwords for the future of mobility, Oakland County was well along the path to change how commuters move through the...

International Youth Soccer Program to Expand to Oakland County

Excerpt: Soccer Shots, a children’s soccer program best known for its focus on character development while teaching the fundamentals of soccer, will bring its program to the metro Detroit...