Oak Park

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.

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:  Destiny Clayton for County Commission 17th District

September 20th 2020

Southfield, Oak Park, MI – In the race for County Commissioner of the 17th District, the candidates are Democrat Yolanda S. Charles, Republican Mordechai Klainberg, and Green Party Candidate Destiny Clayton.  This position has a two year term.  Election Day is Nov. 3, 2020.

Two Oak Park Teens Dead, Others Injured, in Friday Night Crash

September 19th 2020

Two Oak Park teens are dead and four others injured after their vehicle left the roadway and crashed into tree. 

Candidate Interview: Ben Vineburg for Oak Park School Board

September 19th 2020

The candidates are Nen Bailey, Christopher Davis, Al Elvin, Maxine Gutfreund, and Ben Vineburg.

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. 26 – Backyard Art Fair Features Many Stops Through Ferndale

September 16th 2020

Easily traveled by foot, bike or car.

Sept. 24-27 – Oak Park Garage Sale Weekend

September 16th 2020

  It’s a great day to drive around Oak Park looking for good deals.

Sept. 19 – Zoom Dialogue About the Black Panthers and Gray Panthers

September 16th 2020

Sherry A. Wells, white female activist, and Kennie Kb Bowles, black male actor, will perform a dialogue that she wrote about the two movements, highlighting their common ground.