Oak Park

Nearly 800 Businesses Benefit from County Small Business Grants

April 27th 2020

Oakland County Executive David Coulter on Friday, April 24 announced that 797 small businesses in the county were awarded about $2.3 million in grants from the county’s small business stabilization fund.

To Protect Victims from Stalking & Harassment, PPOs in Michigan Extended

April 27th 2020

“Unfortunately, these victims are particularly vulnerable to stalking and harassment — which is why they sought protection in the first place,” Michigan Attorney General Dana Nessel said.

Governor Whitmer Extends Stay Home, Stay Safe Order

April 24th 2020

Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed executive order 2020-59, extending her “Stay Home, Stay Safe” order through May 15.

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April 23rd 2020

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Court Order Extends Filing Deadline for Candidates, Reduces…

April 20th 2020

US District Court Judge Terrence Berg issued a court order that changes the April 21 filing deadline and rules for some candidates

Mike Kowall Announces Candidacy for Oakland County Executive

April 17th 2020

Mike Kowall, a Republican from White Lake, has filed to run for Oakland County Executive.

Oak Park’s Taurus Burns Gives “Creation of Adam” a Modern Day Sidewalk Art Twist

April 9th 2020

Sadly the rain has already begun to wash the powdery colors away, but the pictures are a hit on social media.

Before the Closures: Rocky and Roberta’s Wedding Graces Ferndale High School

April 2nd 2020

“Never give up on the chance to find love again,” she said.

DDOT Resumes with Free Rides for All Passengers, Enhanced Cleanliness

March 17th 2020

For its part, the city will implement a series of changes (listed below) to protect the health and safety of DDOT Drivers and the public.

“Exhausting Day” As Teachers Arm Kids with Resources for School Closure

March 13th 2020

I know that across the state, many teachers and districts will have similar stories to share about how they rallied around their kids in the face of an unsettling global pandemic.