Waterford

History & Economy: Communities Consider Dixie Hwy. Potential

August 14th 2017

History & Economy: Communities Consider Dixie Hwy. Potential (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 14, 2017) Groveland Township, MI – An expert historic road preservation planner from Washington DC visited Oakland County at the beginning of August to take a look at the Dixie Highway corridor to share his views on how smart development could take place. […]

Entrepreneurs Invited to Bid on County Contracts, Use Business Resources

August 10th 2017

Entrepreneurs Invited to Bid on County Contracts, Use Business Resources (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 10, 2017) Waterford, MI – Oakland County is open for business and a workshop Wednesday shared the multiple ways that county government can help local businesses succeed. From helping people get into the system for County contracts, to sharing free and […]

Free or Low-Cost Business Classes Offered in August/September

August 3rd 2017

 Free or Low-Cost Business Classes Offered in August/September WATERFORD, NOVI – Business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs who are looking for assistance are encouraged to attend high-value, low- or no-cost business workshops offered by the experts at the Oakland County One Stop Shop Business Center. Unless otherwise noted, all programs are held at the Oakland County […]

MI Great Artist Competition Now Open

July 22nd 2017

MI Great Artist Competition Now Open (Oakland County Executive Office, July 22, 2017) Waterford, MI – Artists from Oakland County and seven other southeast Michigan counties have the chance to strut their stuff beginning Monday July 17, 2017 as the MI Great Artist online art competition kicks into gear. Artists may enter their works in […]

Bryan’s Hope in Waterford Earns Outstanding Volunteer Org. Award

July 13th 2017

Bryan’s Hope in Waterford Earns Outstanding Volunteer Org. Award (Michigan Community Service Coalition, July 13, 2017) Waterford, MI – Among the 49 winners of 2017 Governor’s Service Awards were six people or groups from Oakland County, including Bryan’s Hope. The winners are individuals, businesses and nonprofit organizations that were selected for their commitment to volunteerism, […]

Training for Youth Assistance Mentors Through Oakland County July 22

July 12th 2017

Training for Youth Assistance Mentors Through Oakland County July 22 (EVENT page) A little of your time can make a big difference. As a Mentors Plus volunteer, only a few hours of your time each month, will help a young person in your community. Be a positive adult role model for someone 5 to 16 […]

Teen Drowns at Dodge No. 4 State Park

July 9th 2017

Teen Drowns at Dodge No. 4 State Park (OCSO, July 9, 2017) Waterford, MI – INCIDENT:  18:12 hrs. – July 8, 2017 – Waterford Township – Assist to Law Enforcement / Drowning / OCSO Dive Team Activation – #17-123976 SUMMARY:  The Waterford Township Police Department and Fire Department requested the assistance of the OCSO Dive […]

July Business Workshops Through Oakland County

July 4th 2017

July Business Workshops Through Oakland County (Oakland County One Stop Shop, July 4, 2017) Wish your business was as hot as the weather outside? Do you have a brilliant idea, but need help turning it into action? Boost your business potential with the help of Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center. Get help from experts […]

Seniors Displaced after Fire at West Manor Apartments in Pontiac

July 1st 2017

Seniors Displaced after Fire at West Manor Apartments in Pontiac (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2017) Pontiac, MI  – Dozens of residents escaped a fire Saturday evening at West Manor Apartments on Paddock Street in Pontiac.  The 40-unit building went up in flames as firefighters and neighbors helped pull people from the smoky building. The […]

2017 Candidate Interviews & Issues (check for updates)

July 1st 2017

2017 Candidate Interviews & Issues (check for updates) Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing video interviews with candidates for local office.  Several communities have local elections on Nov. 7, 2017 and we’re working hard to interview as many local candidates as possible. We do not endorse any candidate and […]