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In a Pandemic, Music Transcends School Walls

When Pontiac Schools closed mid-March due to COVID-19, Dream Williams was among countless students affected. On top of being cut off from friends and teachers and wondering what would...

‘Oakland Together’ COVID-19 Safety Video & Visual Art Contest Accepting Entries Today From County Residents

Oakland County is looking for residents of nearly any age who have an artistic flair or video-making chops to create original art or a video to promote the continuing...

At the Nexus of Industry 4.0

Oakland County is the poster child for Industry 4.0.A moniker for what has come to be known as the fourth Industrial Revolution, Industry 4.0 represents the confluence of artificial...

County Provides Businesses with Tools to Reopen

Entrepreneur Karen Gara beat COVID-19. Now she is hoping her four downtown Farmington and Farmington Hills businesses — Merle Norman Cosmetics, Rebecca’s Wigs, New Reflections Boutique at Beaumont Cancer...

The World Turns — to Oakland County

Governments and companies all over the world know about Oakland County. That’s not just a boast from county officials — though Oakland County is certainly proud of its world renown.It’s...

Coronavirus-Focused Virtual Business Workshops Among Several Offered by Oakland County Small Business Team

Business owners and entrepreneurs who may have had their operations or aspirations interrupted by the coronavirus pandemic have a chance to get back on track with the help of...

New Map Shows Recent COVID-19 Cases by Zip Code in Oakland County

Oakland County has added a new map to its COVID-19 data dashboard to enhance the public’s understanding of coronavirus activity by zip code. It shows recent cases confirmed within...

Coulter: $10 Million Community Response and Recovery Fund Created to Assist Nonprofits Impacted by COVID-19 Crisis

Oakland County Executive David Coulter on June 4 unveiled a $10 million Oakland Together Community Response and Recovery Fund to help non-profit organizations resume services that were severely impacted...

Oakland County Rescinds Playground Order as of June 5

Effective Friday, June 5, Oakland County Health Division is rescinding Emergency Health Order 2020-8, which closed all indoor and outdoor playground equipment for children. Indoor playgrounds remain closed under...