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Residents See Basement and Road Flooding, City of Berkley Responds

August 29th 2017

Residents See Basement and Road Flooding, City of Berkley Responds (City of Berkley, Aug. 29, 2017) Berkley, MI – On August 28, 2017, the City of Berkley and the southeastern region of Oakland County experienced extreme rain and flash flooding. According to local sources, approximately two inches of rain fell in roughly a two hour […]

War Dogs Memorial Provides Resting Place for Valiant Canines

August 27th 2017

War Dogs Memorial Provides Resting Place for Valiant Canines (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 27, 2017) Lyon Township, MI – Though dogs are often known as man’s best friend, they can also be some of the strongest tools for staying safe in battles, discovering bombs and drugs, leading the blind, comforting the ill and many other […]

Nature Abounds at Lyon Township Library

August 25th 2017

Nature Abounds at Lyon Township Library (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2017) Lyon Township, MI – Walking along the edge of the Lyon Township Library property where the fresh cut grass meets the wildflower filled green space sends the most delightful chain reaction of grasshoppers jumping back to flee. Plop. Plop. Plop.  The sound is […]

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely

August 18th 2017

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely (Oakland County Health Division, Aug. 18, 2017) Oakland County Health Division encourages residents to view the upcoming solar eclipse safely. A partial solar eclipse will be viewable in Oakland County on Monday, August 21, between 1:02 p.m. and 3:46 p.m., with the maximum eclipse visibility at […]

Novi Welcomes New Economic Development Director Alan Weber

August 14th 2017

Novi Welcomes New Economic Development Director Alan Weber (City of Novi, Aug. 14, 2017) NOVI, Mich., August 14, 2017 – Novi’s new Economic Development Director Alan Weber is no stranger to business growth. In fact, during his five year stint in Oakland County as a senior business development representative, he helped create and implement programs […]

Pontiac Community Calendar Aug. 12-Nov. 23

August 12th 2017

Pontiac Community Calendar Aug. 12-Nov. 23 (Mike McGuinness, Pontiac Pride, Aug. 12, 2017) Pontiac, MI – I’m sending along your latest edition of the Pontiac Community Calendar, compiling all known activities in our great city and shared with thousands of community members. – Community Volunteer Nominations Underway: For the sixth year in a row, Main Street […]

Bloomer Park’s Velodrome Gives Cyclists a Place to Train and Race

August 8th 2017

Bloomer Park’s Velodrome Gives Cyclists a Place to Train and Race (Sam Gurwin, Aug. 8, 20170 Rochester Hills, MI – Velodrome you say? A bicyclist race & training paradise I say! From the ashes of the Dorais Velodrome in Detroit emerged the shiny new INTERNATIONAL VELODROME AT BLOOMER PARK (IVBP) in Rochester Hills, Michigan. The […]

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 […]

Ferndale Planning Commission to Hear Parking Deck Plans Aug. 2

July 31st 2017

Ferndale Planning Commission to Hear Parking Deck Plans Aug. 2 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 31, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Plans are moving ahead for Ferndale’s anticipated new mixed-use parking deck.  The project is now being called “The dot,” or “The Development on Troy.” Located at W. Troy and Allen, the city-owned project is expected to […]

Novi Police Earn Elite CALEA Accreditation

July 29th 2017

Novi Police Earn Elite CALEA Accreditation (City of Novi, July 29, 2017) Novi, MI  – The Novi Police Department joined an elite group of law enforcement agencies from across the nation today when it received accreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). Known as the “gold standard” in law enforcement accreditation, […]