7 hrs ago
EAA expansion bill stalls in Michigan House
House members in both parties said they opposed the Senate's sweeping changes to the bill, in particular the elimination of a 50-school cap on the number of buildings that could be placed under the fledgling EAA's control.
11 hrs ago
The Detroit News
Mike's Kabob Grille to open in Detroit in early 2014
A new Lebanese restaurant is coming to downtown Detroit. Mike's Kabob Grille will open in nearly 2,000 square feet of first floor space in downtown's Chrysler House in early 2014.
16 hrs ago
Rochester Hills Teen to Open for Country Singer Austin Webb
Rochester Hills teen Allie Shermetaro will rub shoulders with one of Nashville's bright talents Friday in Lansing when the young country singer opens for Austin Webb at Whiskey Barrel Saloon for WITL-FM 100.7's Christmas party.
16 hrs ago
LA Daily News
'Suburbia shouldn't be a war:' A mother's plea against guns
"There's a gun here, and here and here," 5-year-old Thomas Glover said, pointing at translucent Legos sticking out from various points of the spaceship he built in his Michigan home.
Wed Dec 11, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Megan is a graduate of Milford High School. She will also be graduating from Oakland University this December with a bachelor's degree in nursing.
Interim director hopes to keep libraries successful
Linda Sickles likens libraries as the "living room of the community," and hopes to maintain that openness as interim library director.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
FANUC Merges All of Its Operations in the Americas into a Single Corporation
FANUC has officially merged all of its operations in the Americas into a single company named FANUC America Corporation.
Detroit Free Press
Brian Dickerson: Relax Michigan's ban? What are you smoking!?
Is Michigan's 4-year-old restaurant smoking ban giving our state an unsavory reputation? Former Michigan Chamber of Commerce Chairman Rod Lockwood thinks so.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Historic Train Depots, Old-Fashioned Christmas Coming to Museum
The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm will be hosting a presentation on Michigan Train Depots, Michigan's Destination Depots - Lighthouses Along The Rivers of Steel by architects Jackie Hoist and Ron Campbell on Saturday, Dec. 14 at 1 p.m. Their book by the same name will be available for purchase.
Motivation from famous inventors: Louis Pasteur on how he helped dairy industry
Louis Pasteur is remembered for pasteurizing milk. In fact it was his work that enables milk to be refrigerated and sold long after milking a cow.
Oxford Biomedical Gets $1.2M Grant To Develop Proteomic Toxicity Screening Panel
Oxford Biomedical Research Inc., a privately held biotechnology company in Rochester Hills, has been awarded a $1,163,600 Phase 2 Small Business Innovation Research Grant by the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Keep state government open and accountable
There is nothing more important to a democratic society than an open government.
'It's a Wonderful Life' becomes a wonderful radio show courtesy of Avon Players
Mark Misch, Matt Druminski and David Barents operate sound effects in Marty Bufalini's It's a Wonderful Life - A Live Radio Play Mark Misch, Matt Druminski and David Barents operate sound effects in Marty Bufalini's It's a Wonderful Life - A Live Radio Play If you love the Frank Capra classic holiday film " It's a Wonderful Life " as much as most ... (more)
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Follow Along With the Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade on Patch
Can't make it downtown to the Rochester Hometown Christmas Parade on Sunday afternoon? Tune in here on Rochester-Rochester Hills Patch for photos, video clips and updates from the parade! Just bookmark this page and tell your friends! You can set a reminder for yourself in the window above this story.
Mayor's Business Council Recognizes Executive Business Leaders
Business Executives from Rochester Hills were recognized by the Mayor's Business Council at the annual awards meeting held at Meadow Brook Hall.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
State of Michigan
Snyder makes appointments, reappointments to Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission
LANSING, Mich. Gov. Rick Snyder today announced the appointments of Soraya Kim, of Northville, and Ryan Rosario, of Rochester Hills, and the reappointments of Nasim Ansari, of Portage, Connie Dang, of Jenison, and Roland Hwang, of Northville, to the Asian Pacific American Affairs Commission.
Michigan Humane Society needs donations for pet food bank
MHS' pet food bank assists qualifying low-income families in metro Detroit by giving them with dog or cat food at no charge.
'Life's Leadership Lessons' offers a leadership lesson for every week of year
"Life's Leadership Lessons", a compilation of short stories designed as an anecdotal way to learn the skills needed by today's business leaders, is permanently available on the Kindle Shelf at 85% off the printed copy price.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Students Transform Rochester Hills Snow Plows Into Art on Wheels
Snow removal in Rochester Hills will have a new look this winter, thanks to the talented art students from Rochester Community Schools who participated in the City's first annual Paint the Plow project facilitated by the Department of Public Services.
HR Notices From Dec. 2
Gordon Thorsby Joins Expetec: Expectec Technology Services of Rochester Hills announces the addition of Gordon Thorsby to its sales staff.