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Abby Quinn

On the Rise

You could be forgiven if you haven't caught on to who Abby Quinn is. The young performer’s success has more or less snuck up on her, too. The 23-year-old...

Fire & Ice Festival to Mark Oakland County’s Bicentennial

The Fire & Ice Festival in Downtown Rochester will be the inaugural event to commemorate Oakland County’s bicentennial year, County Executive David Coulter announced Jan. 6. The fireworks pre-show...

Mobility in Motion

As a central and crucial part of Michigan’s auto industry, Oakland County is taking the lead in making self-driving and connected vehicles a reality. The county is home to local...

Moonbeams Make for Sweet Dreams

When Cranbrook Schools teacher Shelley Chinn connected her students with a Beaumont Hospital volunteer opportunity designed to uplift patients’ spirits during the holidays, little did she know that she’d...

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...
ChiUnionStation

Working on the Railroad

Located behind a nondescript storefront in Commerce Township, the Chi-Town Union Station is home to a secret world of railroad wonders. Not only does it house the world's largest O...

Oakland County Non-Discrimination Policy Bolsters Opportunity, Quality of Life

Oakland County Executive administration and the Board of Commissioners collaborated to adopt the county’s first comprehensive non-discrimination policy. Miscellaneous Resolution 19250, approved by the Board of Commissioners on November 20...

Ten ‘Wilder Side’ Sites for Outdoor Adventures in Oakland County

Oakland County has a diverse array of protected wildlands and hundreds of miles of trails, thanks first to the forces of nature, and then to the dedicated work of...

Celebrating the Season — the Old-Fashioned Way

Nothing symbolizes Christmas like a fragrant evergreen sparkling with ornaments, tinsel and lights. One Oakland County farm that invites families to choose and cut their own trees has been sharing...