Madison Hts.

State Proclaims Sept. 26 “Downtown Day,” A Reminder to Shop Local

September 25th 2020

Main Street Oakland County designated communities are: Auburn Hills, Berkley, Birmingham, Clarkston, Clawson, Farmington, Ferndale, Franklin, Groveland Township, Hazel Park, Highland Township, Holly, Holly Township, Lake Orion, Lathrup Village, Leonard, Madison Heights, Oak Park, Ortonville, Oxford, Pontiac, Rochester, Royal Oak, South Lyon and Wixom.

State Allows Reopening of Movie Theaters, Performance Venues, Bowling Alleys, etc Oct. 9

September 25th 2020

Beginning October 9, a number of previously closed businesses are slated to reopen statewide, including indoor theaters, cinemas, performance venues, arcades, bingo halls, bowling centers, indoor climbing facilities, trampoline parks, and more. 

Virtual Workshops for Entrepreneurs Offered Through Oakland County

September 24th 2020

Oakland County is offering evening virtual business workshops for aspiring entrepreneurs interested in starting a business.

2020 Candidate Interview:  Rebecca Chambliss for Madison School Board

September 24th 2020

In the Madison School District there are 12 candidates running for 4 positions.

Madison Heights Reporter Food Columns & Restaurant Week Deals

September 22nd 2020

As part of our Reporter Food Quest which is to try as many restaurants as we can in Oakland County, Madison Heights has already long been a favorite place to explore. 

Two Road Closures Tonight Under I-75:  Big Beaver and 14 Mile

September 22nd 2020

The closures start at 10 p.m. and end by 5 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 23.

U of M Researchers Say Oakland County Economy Poised for Rebound

September 21st 2020

Oakland County’s workforce was severely impacted when unemployment in the county spiked at 19.5 percent in April and 19.3 percent in May. Ehrlich predicted the county’s unemployment rate for 2020 would improve dramatically to 9.1 percent for the year, with the rate nationally at 9.2 percent.

2020 Candidate Interview:  Adrienne Young for 6th Circuit Court Judge (Write-In)

September 19th 2020

In the race for 6th Circuit Court Judge, there are six incumbents running to retain their seats, plus one write-in candidate. 

2020 Candidate Interview:  Connor Nepomuceno for Oakland County Executive

September 18th 2020

In the race for Oakland County Executive there are three candidates. 

Sept. 20-26 – Madison Heights Restaurant Week

September 16th 2020

#MHRW2020contest, for chances to win $50 dining gift certificates each day the week of the event.

Around 20 restaurants are expected to participate in Madison Heights Restaurant Week — ranging from Vietnamese to Japanese fusion to Lebanese shawarma to gastropub to classic American homestyle cooking.