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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...

Around the World in Oakland County

Some say you can travel around the world in 80 days. In Oakland County, you can experience all the planet has to offer within its 910 square miles. Whether you’re hungry for Polish food, want to try Irish dancing or need to find Asian spices and specialty items, Oakland County is a mix of international communities where the welcome mat is always out.

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...

Michigan Rock School Students Recording Album During Stay Home Order

Excerpt: At Michigan Rock School, the coronavirus pandemic has not stopped students from creating, playing and sharing music.In mid-March, the music school announced the launch of a virtual album...

Good in the Neighborhood: HVSB Partners with Community to Support Seniors

Excerpt: On Thursday, April 23, Huron Valley State Bank donated a variety of shelf-stable protein products to Meals on Wheels.To facilitate this program and maintain proper social distancing measures,...

Local Artist Releases Book on Plein Air Painting

Excerpt: Tamera Ovall has been making art for as long as she can remember.“I used to draw on paper grocery bags with crayons from Big Boy when I was...

Last Chance to Participate in Oakland County Citizen Survey

Oakland County residents have until Friday to let County Executive David Coulter know just what the priorities for his administration should be for 2020.The 10-question online Citizen Survey asks...

Huron Valley Teacher Surprised with $25,000 Milken Award, One of Only 40 Nationwide

Excerpt: The suspense was building Friday in the Lakeland High School gymnasium. More than 1,300 students, staff and educational VIPs from inside and outside the Huron Valley School District seemed to hang...

Enjoy Winter Fun at Oakland County Parks and Recreation This December

Take time to slow down, relax and enjoy outdoor nature this winter. Explore the nearly 80 miles of trails at the 13 Oakland County Parks, view wildlife at the...