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Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Legacy of Leadership

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson died Aug. 3 at his Independence Township home surrounded by family and friends. The 80-year-old had been battling pancreatic cancer. “It is with deep sadness...

Every Dog Needs Manners

If you’re ever near the corner of Green Lake and Commerce roads, keep an eye out for a very well-behaved pack of dogs. The Loyal K-9 training facility, which opened...

Aerobatic Teams Fill the Skies at OCIA Open House & Air Show

The Phillips 66 Aerostars will once again tear into the skies at 250 mph over the Oakland County International Airport (OCIA) Open House & Air Show in four Extra...

Michigan Senior Olympics Converge on Oakland County

Michael Cushnier began competing as a cyclist in the Michigan Senior Olympics in 1999. Starting in cycling in the 1970s, he would participate in weekend races around Michigan, but the...

Educational Exchange

Oakland County residents take great pride in the region's ethnic diversity and academic excellence. The Pontiac School District has taken it one step further by leveraging the county’s resources to...

Dig Into These 6 Gourmet Hot Dogs

What is Detroit without the Coney dog? Ever since Gust Keros opened American Coney Island in 1917, the beef frankfurter nestled inside a warm bun, topped with chili, mustard,...

Healthful Eating Drives Entrepreneurs

Eating clean is easy to do in Oakland County. With a wide variety of gourmet markets and seasonal farmers markets, healthy organic ingredients abound. Inn Season Cafe in Royal Oak...

Oakland County: The Incubator

Yerko Supulveda was an aeronautical engineer by day, a bass player by night — and an innovator who is emblematic of the countless entrepreneurs who are growing and being...

An Inside Look at the Orchard Lake Fine Art Show

On July 27 and 28, the annual Orchard Lake Fine Art Show will return to West Bloomfield for a weekend celebration featuring about 140 juried artists. The event, which...