SOUTHFIELD / SOUTHFIELD TOWNSHIP

The City of Southfield is not only Michigan’s premier business address, but also one of the metro area’s most desirable residential communities as well. Southfield offers a complete living community, featuring a nationally recognized public school system, 10 colleges and universities, and more than 770 acres of park land. Located in Oakland County, with easy access to most metro area expressways, Southfield – The Center of It All, offers both a cosmopolitan, culturally-diverse residential population of more than 78,000 residents and a thriving international business community.

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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,...

Lakeshore Legal Aid provides free legal services for people in need

Lakeshore Legal Aid provides free legal services to low-income people in Oakland, Wayne, and Macomb counties, and specializes in senior work, domestic violence work, family law, housing work, consumer...

Mobility-era automotive success builds on Detroit region’s manufacturing strengths

On Sept. 27, Ford celebrated 100 years of manufacturing at its Rouge Plant in Dearborn, and that's just one example in the long history of engineering and manufacturing automobiles...

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...

Mercedes-Benz Financial Services logged 4,100 volunteers hours during sixth annual Week of Caring

On Monday, June 18 through Friday, June 22, Mercedes-Benz Financial Services just held its sixth annual "Week of Caring," during which time over 600 employees worked with 11 nonprofit...

Can Metro Detroit’s treasure trove of mid-century modern architecture be preserved?

When the Reynolds Metals Regional Sales Office opened in Southfield in 1959, Interiors magazine described the experience of entering the building as "like entering a cut jewel."  Minoru Yamasaki,...

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,...

Transportation design students learn emerging mobility skills here in Detroit

Ever since he was a young boy, Deven Khatri has always had a passion for cars. He studied transportation design back home in India and landed a job after...

P3 event delivers mobility predictions and realism

Mobility innovation is moving at a rapid pace, with experts predicting autonomous vehicles (AVs) joining our roads sometime between tomorrow and 2040. Realistically, the deployment of full self-driving vehicles...

RoboZone TV shows how robotics combines the best of varsity sports and STEM education

The multi-time Emmy Award-winning State Champs! Sports Network has produced professional, high-quality high school sports programming for Southeast Michigan for 15 years now, but high school sports isn't their...

Commerce Township self-taught painter is winner of 2017 MI Great Artist online competition

A self-taught painter whose portraits of his daughter in various nature settings caught the eyes of the public – and ultimately the judges – was chosen as the winner...

More Metro Detroit colleges and universities embrace community leadership

Is community leadership something folks are born with or something that can be taught? It's a question people have debated for centuries, but for Elinor Griffith the answer is...

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