Coronavirus Coverage

Area Agency on Aging: Connect with Older Loved Ones During the Coronavirus Crisis

March 31st 2020

Area Agency on Aging: Connect with Older Loved Ones During the Coronavirus Crisis (AAA 1-B, March 31, 2020) The COVID 19 outbreak has everyone on edge – and anxious about the health, safety and welfare of loved ones who are living in a senior community such as an assisted living or nursing facility. The Area […]

Attorney General: JoAnn Fabrics Not an Essential Service

March 31st 2020

The Attorney General’s office recently added a new section to its website, Know Your Employment Rights, to provide Michigan residents with more information on the legal rights of employees and employers under the executive order.  

County Shares City by City Data on Coronavirus Cases

March 30th 2020

The map will be updated each evening. Darker areas on the map have more confirmed cases.

Michigan National Guard to Help Staff Food Banks

March 30th 2020

Support to the Food Banks is scheduled to begin March 30 and is expected to continue through mid-April.

SMART Bus Services Cut Back as COVID-19 Impacts Ridership

March 29th 2020

SMART is implementing further service reductions starting Tuesday, March 31, 2020 as a way to better match service on the road with the reduced demand.

Pics: Signs of Support Dot Walks Throughout Oakland County

March 28th 2020

Here are some pics from around the county.  Add yours to our Facebook conversation to share what fun things you’ve seen or done!

County Announces $3 Million Stabilization Fund for Small Businesses

March 27th 2020

“The Board of Commissioners is committed to keeping our small businesses in operation and our health care systems above water, supporting their many employees and keeping our residents safe,” said David Woodward, board chairman.

Tips for Maintaining Mental Health During the Coronavirus Outbreak

March 26th 2020

As we incorporate scary-sounding phrases like “social distancing” and “self-isolation” into our daily vocabularies, it’s apparent we must also devote time and attention to our mental and emotional health

How to Report Price-Gouging, Executive Order Violations

March 25th 2020

The orders are in place to protect the public health and welfare of Michigan’s residents…

SMART Adjusts Bus Services

March 25th 2020

SMART services provide a critical role getting those who need transit to get to critical infrastructure jobs as well as those who need to make essential trips.