Rochester/Rochester Hills

Sept 19-26: Rochester Hometown Hustle 5K and Color Fun Run – Virtual

September 16th 2020

Part of what makes the Rochester area so strong is the incredible investment in the schools. The RCS Foundation Hometown Hustle is a fun way to support students and meet the community.

Enhanced Notification Service Now Available for Crime Victims in Michigan

September 14th 2020

The enhanced MI-VINE service offers users innovative functionality, an improved user experience and expanded access to victim services.

Donuts and Social Distance: Cider Mills Keep Going 2020 Style

September 12th 2020

But the fun still goes on, with some social distance changes.

Sept 11 – 13 – Art in the Elements at Meadow Brook Hall

September 11th 2020

The tour features fairy tale inspired, large-scale floral art sculptures and displays created by renowned floral artists from around the country.

Election Analysis: Rejected Absentee Ballots, & How to Prevent Them in November

September 11th 2020

Oakland County had a slightly higher rejection rate of 1.7 percent of their total 261,890 absentee ballots.

Reporter Food:  House Omelette at Val’s Polish Kitchen in Rochester Hills

September 10th 2020

This cozy diner had a menu full of traditional Polish items, as well as some American classics.

Here’s How to Nominate a School Support Staffer for Statewide Award

September 10th 2020

Nominees must, at a minimum, demonstrate excellence in the following areas: (A) Work performance; (B) School and community involvement; (C) Leadership and commitment; (D) Local support (from co-workers, school administrators, community members, etc., who speak to the nominee’s exemplary work); (E) Enhancement of classified school employees’ image in the community and schools. 

Oakland County Offering Free Advanced Manufacturing Training

September 10th 2020

People looking for a fresh start as the economy continues to open up in our state can take advantage of these two programs, which are free to eligible participants

2020 Candidate Interview:  E. Wadsworth Sherrod for OCC Board of Trustees

September 10th 2020

Voters throughout Oakland County have the opportunity to select two Trustees for the Oakland Community College Board. 

Michigan Governor Clarifies Rules for Face Masks During Sports

September 9th 2020

Last week, the governor signed Executive Order 2020-176 reopening Michigan’s gyms and pools in those regions where they remain closed and allowing for organized sports practices and competitions to resume in those regions where they remain restricted, subject to strict protections meant to limit spread of the virus.