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Vroom Room: M1 Concourse in Pontiac offers private garages to car owners and businesses, a 1.5-mile track, and next year, a motor-sports-themed restaurant and event center.  Photo courtesy of...

Oakland County Executive, Mayors and Supervisors Video Encourages Residents to Continue COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

A host of government leaders from Oakland County are featured in a new video urging residents to continue practicing COVID-19 safety protocols as the best way to beat the...

More Than $2 Million In Oakland Together Cultural Institution COVID-19 Support Grants Split Among 78 Non-Profits

Seventy-eight Oakland County arts, cultural and environmental stewardship organizations were awarded grants of up to $50,000 from the $2.06 million Oakland Together Cultural Institution COVID-19 Support Grant pool.The grants,...

Dakota Bread is Back in Business

Excerpt: A steady stream of cars — 189 in the first hour alone — passed through the Boardwalk shopping center parking lot for a drive-through open house in celebration...

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...

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...

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...

WB Resident Has Signs Printed to Promote Peace and Equality

Excerpt: Like so many around the country, West Bloomfield resident Martie Lynch was dismayed by the death of George Floyd, a black resident in Minnesota who died after a white...

Cycling Association Offers Kids a Chance to Compete on a Mountain Bike

Excerpt: Not every kid can hit a baseball, throw a football or knock down a tough shot in basketball.But many children either know how to ride a bicycle or...

County Provides Businesses with Tools to Reopen

Entrepreneur Karen Gara beat COVID-19. Now she is hoping her four downtown Farmington and Farmington Hills businesses — Merle Norman Cosmetics, Rebecca’s Wigs, New Reflections Boutique at Beaumont Cancer...