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State Touts Economic Impact on Women & Families with Repeal of Tampon Tax

November 5th 2021

Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed SB 153, the second half of a bipartisan package to repeal the tax on essential menstrual products,

Funding Available For Businesses to Set Up Apprentice Programs

November 4th 2021

More than $500,000 in funding is available to eligible employers to help offset the costs of launching a registered apprenticeship program.

2021 Oakland County Times Candidate Interview Video Series

November 1st 2021

Our goal is to give every candidate a chance to share what is important to them, and for voters to be introduced to the people asking to represent them. Candidates may contact editor@oc115.com.

Here’s Where to Find News for Your City, Township, or Village

October 25th 2021

Click to find news for your community!

2021 Oakland County Times Candidate Interview Video Series

October 18th 2021

Each year Oakland County Times gives candidates for any office an opportunity to do a video interview.

ALERT: Kroger and Armour Roast Beef Among Brands Being Recalled for Lead

October 11th 2021

FSIS is concerned that some product may be in consumers’ pantries. Consumers who have purchased these products are urged not to consume them. These products should be thrown away or returned to the place of purchase.

Several Communities Have Proposals on the Nov. 2, 2021 Ballot

October 5th 2021

Here are the communities that have proposals on the Nov. 2, 2021 ballot:

Too Young to Run: Candidate Age Requirements Vary by City

September 10th 2021

…it means depending on one’s zip code there it means a seven year gap in opportunity for younger citizens in some cities. 

Oakland County Switches to New System for Agendas

September 8th 2021

The software, called CivicClerk, automates several aspects of the meetings, such as voting, updates to the agenda, the compilation of meeting minutes and internal item review processes. Macomb County and Wayne County have similar systems in place.  

Erin Quetell to Serve as County’s First Environmental Sustainability Officer

September 2nd 2021

She has served as the environmental sustainability planner for the City of Ferndale, where she was responsible for integrating the social, financial, and environmental sustainability perspectives and best practices into everyday city operations.