Rochester/Rochester Hills

Oakland Co. Workshop to Present Resources to Entrepreneurs Aug. 9

June 22nd 2017

Oakland Co. Workshop to Present Resources to Entrepreneurs Aug. 9 (EVENT page) Waterford, MI – On Wednesday, August 9, 2017, the Oakland County Board of Commissioners, in partnership with the Oakland County Department of Economic Development & Community Affairs and Purchasing, will present a business workshop for local business owners and entrepreneurs. The event is […]

Fireworks in Oakland County 2017

June 21st 2017

Fireworks in Oakland County  2017 (EVENT page) Much appreciation goes to Meg Geddes of MichiganFireworks.com who compiles this list as a labor of love and generously shares with publications like Oakland County Times. Stony Creek Metropark Fireworks Date:  June 23, 2017 at Dusk Where: Stony Creek Metropark 4300 Main Park Road in Shelby Township, Michigan […]

Rochester School Board Looks to Fill Vacancy Left by Talbert’s Resignation

June 21st 2017

Rochester School Board Looks to Fill Vacancy Left by Talbert’s Resignation (Rochester Community School District, June 21, 2017) ROCHESTER, MI. – The Board of Education of the Rochester Community School District is actively seeking to fill a vacant position following the resignation of Secretary Beth Talbert. All eligible candidates are encouraged to apply. The position […]

CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Livernois to Close Saturday in Rochester Hills

June 16th 2017

CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Livernois to Close Saturday in Rochester Hills (MDOT, June 16, 2017) Rochester Hills, MI  -The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) has been informed by the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) that MDOT expects to close Livernois Road just north of Auburn Road in Rochester Hills tomorrow, Saturday, June 17, to replace a […]

Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills Celebrate Fire Academy Grads

May 22nd 2017

Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills Celebrate Fire Academy Grads (Auburn Hills City Manager Tom Tanghe, May 22, 2017) The cities of Auburn Hills and Rochester Hills celebrated Friday evening, May 19, 2017, the graduation of five recruits from the combined AH/RH Fire Academy. The event took place in Rochester Hills at the historic Rochester Hills […]

Tons of Trucks and Teachable Moments in Rochester Hills

May 21st 2017

Tons of Trucks and Teachable Moments in Rochester Hills (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 21, 2017) Rochester Hills, MI – Megan Mendyka and her family have been living in Rochester Hills for only two years, but they are in love with the community.  Five year old Conner and two year old Cameron had fun checking out […]

Adam’s Road to Close for Bridge Demolition

May 15th 2017

Adam’s Road to Close for Bridge Demolition (MDOT, May 15, 2017) Bloomfield Twp, MI -Dan’s Excavating, contractor for the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT), will close Adams Road between South Blvd. and Square Lake Road to through traffic in Bloomfield Township from May 19-22 to facilitate demolition of the northbound I-75 bridge (located over Adams […]

Downtowns Honored with Main Street Awards

May 14th 2017

Downtowns Throughout Oakland County Honored with Main Street Awards (Drew Saunders, May 14, 2017) Pontiac, MI – County leaders and business people strode across the stage of Pontiac’s Flagstar Strand Theater for the Performing Arts for the seventeenth annual Oakland County Main Event Awards, last Thursday evening. “This year the award ceremony is different,” Main […]

Rochester Area Residents Learn about LGBTQ Rights at GRAIN Panel Discussion

May 12th 2017

Rochester Area Residents Learn about LGBTQ Rights at GRAIN Panel Discussion (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2017) Rochester Hills, MI – Nearly 100 people from the Greater Rochester Area gathered Thursday night to learn about the lack of civil rights protection for LGBTQ people and to hear what options might be available for making their […]

Rochester Hills Picks Park Name: Innovation Hills

May 4th 2017

Rochester Hills Picks Park Name: Innovation Hills (City of Rochester Hills Press Release, May 4, 2017) Rochester Hills, MI – After the community wide contest, the Rochester Hills City Council  unanimously voted to change the  name of the city’s newest park  to Innovation Hills! This exciting new name captures the true spirit of both our […]