Michigan House approves series of bills adding, subtracting judgeships across state
Saginaw, Wayne and Berrien counties could all lose judges from their courts if a state House-approved re-balancing of judicial resources goes on to become law.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Millionaire to give $5M toward protecting DIA art and Detroit pensions; who's next?
A local philanthropist said Thursday he'll donate $5 million toward protecting the Detroit Institute of Arts' renowned collection and city retirees' pensions -- and he hopes to inspire others to give.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
L. Brooks Patterson selected for national honor
Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson has been chosen as one of nine Governing Magazine 2013 Public Officials of the Year.
Oakland to apply for a grant to repair mill race
Residents along the Paint Creek Mill Race received good news at a special meeting of the Oakland Township Board of Trustees Nov. 20. The board is applying for two grants from the Stormwater Asset Management Wastewater Grant and Loan Program .
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Genesee Country Express
9 Tricks for a Healthy Halloween
It might be Reese's. Maybe it's Snickers. Perhaps it's M&M's. No matter what your form your candy vice arrives in, it's sure to be tempting you left and right this Halloween season.
Oakland will continue to donate to RAYA group
One week after being appointed to the Oakland Township Board of Trustees, Robin Buxar was sworn in prior to its Nov. 12 meeting.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Patterson says Oakland offers fertile ground for businesses
County Executive L. Brooks Patterson reinforced his long-held belief that Oakland County is one of the best run, best administered and best places to live in the United States during a recent speech at The Community House.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
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Livingston County Board of Commissioners Chair Carol Griffith and IT Director Rich Malewicz joined officials from Oakland, Genesee, St. Clair, and Macomb on Wednesday to discuss how cloud computing allowed them to offer services through Oakland County's hardware.
Personal income in Washtenaw County rises 4.7% in one year, beating Michigan average
While personal income growth slowed in most metropolitan areas across the nation last year, including in Michigan, the Ann Arbor area saw higher gains.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Board of Trustees
The public hearing will be held at the Lyon Township Hall, 58000 Grand River Avenue, New Hudson, Michigan, 48165.
Wed Nov 20, 2013
Detroit Free Press
Oakland County's G2G Cloud Solutions praised, adds Macomb County
Oakland County's advanced Internet system that provides online services to residents and businesses has rapidly become a regional resource but a prominent player is missing - Wayne County.
Mon Nov 18, 2013
Online Job Postings Nearly Double In Metro Detroit
Online job postings in the nine-county metro Detroit area in the third quarter nearly doubled from the second quarter, according to a report released Monday by the Workforce Intelligence Network.
Fri Nov 15, 2013
Police seek help finding man wanted for questioning Pontiac homicide
The Oakland County Sheriff's office is searching for Ryan Hendon for questioning in an October homicide in Pontiac.
Oakland must turn over documents on coach firing
A judge has ordered Oakland University to turn over documents pertaining to an internal review to fired women's basketball coach Beckie Francis.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Michigan State Spartans men's basketball head coach Tom Izzo. REUTERS/Scott Audette
Andrew Ladd's tally in the third round of the shootout enabled visiting Winnipeg to escape Joe Louis Arena with a 3-2 victory over the Red Wings last night.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Man Critical After Bike-Car Accident in Rochester Hills
A 25-year-old Auburn Hills man was reported to be in critical but stable condition after a bike-car accident early Thursday at Livernois and Walton in Rochester Hills, according to Oakland County Sheriff's officials.