CLARKSTON

Clarkston’s downtown, which has been designated a National Historical Site, features a picturesque main street lined with unique shops, businesses and eateries, including the Clarkston Union and Union Woodshop which are such popular dining destinations for people all over metro Detroit that they were even featured on the Food Network. Clarkston holds several events throughout the year including concerts in Depot Park, parades, festivals and an art fair. The historic homes in the city reflect Clarkston’s heritage.

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Happy holidays from Oakland County Prosper!

The holidays are here once again, if you can even believe it! (We certainly can't.) We here at Prosper would like to wish you and yours a safe, happy,...

Top five artists chosen as 2018 MI Great Artist online competition gets down to business

Five artists will vie for the top spot in the 2018 MI Great Artist online competition and a share of more than $16,000 in cash and prizes. Oakland County Executive...

This summer, send the kids to a STEM day camp

Summer is almost here, which means parents must once again decide how to fill their children's time during the next three months in a way that is, ideally, productive,...

Fort Clarkston is a dream for kids and parents alike

Holly Waxler, along with her husband Dana, knows at too well the unique pain parents must go through in order to keep their children entertained. A young mother herself,...

Valentine’s Date Ideas Around Oakland County

This Valentine's Day, skip the old dinner-and-a-movie – not that we don’t love both dinner and movies, but why not mix it up a bit? There are plenty of...

Hit the Lights! Kimberly LED Lighting Takes the Lead in Fast-Growing Multi-Billion-Dollar Industry

Kimberly Lighting has been in business for 65 years now. Now called Kimberly LED Lighting, the family-owned company specializes in energy-efficient LED (light-emitting diode) lighting for the residential, business,...

Clarkston Jr. High’s Digital Blackboard

There are likely very few people who can say they took any positive inspiration from Charlie Sheen's public breakdown in 2011, after his firing from Two and a Half...

Happy Fourth of July!

From our Oakland County Prosper family to yours, we are wishing you a safe, happy and healthy Fourth of July filled with family, friends and fun! We'll be back...

Summer in Oakland County: A Roundup of Local Events

This is just a sampling of the many events compiled by the Oakland County Arts, Culture and Film happening across Oakland County this summer, including everything from hanging out at the zoo...

Mobile Comply bridges mobile apps and education

Elaina Farnsworth originally intended to create a mobile-app start-up when she founded Mobile Comply two years ago. A little more than a year into the endeavor, she pivoted the...

Double Lives: Jim Miller

Basie, meet Paisley. Paisley, meet Basie. This brother and sister twosome have been inked to life by PR man Jim Miller, whose careers perch on the cusp of image...

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