NOVI

The City of Novi enjoys a solid reputation for quality planning and growth in an ideal location. These have propelled Novi to become a leader in region-wide business opportunities. A host to more than 35 Japanese-based firms and more than 14 German-based organizations, it is natural that businesses such as Alcan, Sumitomo Bakelite, Novi Energy, and the ITC Transmission Company choose Novi.

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From chair volleyball to dulcimer lessons, Oakland County seniors find lots to do

When it comes to keeping active, Oakland County’s nearly half-million people ages 60 and up are a fortunate group. Virtually every municipality has a senior center, or even two,...

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...

The Suburban Collection Showplace expands into a multi-purpose venue that can host concerts and more

The Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi is currently undergoing some serious changes. The Oakland County convention center and exposition hall has been located in its current location at 46100 Grand...

Sakura, Sakura! Oakland County plants cherry tree garden in Novi to celebrate Japanese partnerships

This coming spring, when cherry blossoms start to bloom, Oakland County residents can enjoy their splendor at the MSU Tollgate Farm and Education Center in Novi, where 17 cherry trees have...

Jessica Schatz of Expressions Music Academy on the power of systems in growing a business

After Jessica Schatz graduated from Rochester College in 2009, she opened the Novi Piano Academy at her dad’s house, while also teaching three days a week at a music...

Self-driving security: How Detroit leads the way in automotive cybersecurity

A hacker takes control of an autonomous car and forces it to do his or her bidding, flaunting the wishes of a car owner who may or may not...

Michigan Works! honors Novi IT company Red Level for partnership to train and hire technical talent

Red Level, a Novi-based full-service information technology company, was recognized with a Michigan Works! Association Impact Award for forming strategic a partnership with Oakland County and Oakland County Michigan...

MiCareerQuest Southeast will expose thousands of local high school students to in-demand careers

The first-ever MiCareerQuest Southeast, an offshoot of the successful MiCareerQuest event created by the West Michigan Works! Agency and first held in Grand Rapids in 2015, will take place...

Eight projects transform over 300 acres of once contaminated or obsolete property

Oakland County’s Brownfield Redevelopment Authority approved eight construction projects during the past three years which turned more than 300 acres of once contaminated or obsolete property into $270 million...

Landscapes of luxury: A guide to metro Detroit’s public gardens

Americans spend many hours tending their own little pieces of heaven on private lots. But they might consider taking a page from the Europeans and let someone else do...

Looking back at the top stories of 2015

The end of the year is always a time for reflection. We here at Prosper love to share stories of positive developments happening throughout Oakland County, as well as...

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