He may not be a “Detroit basher,” but Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson thinks “no deal is better than a bad deal” when it comes to doing business with the Motor City.
Online postings for job openings in southeast Michigan in 2013 grew more than 112 percent over 2012, according to data released this week by the Workforce Intelligence Network of Southeast Michigan.
Oakland County leaders want more information before agreeing to join an authority that would eventually control the Detroit Water and Sewage Department.
Spokesman Craig Bryson says when it snows, they try to push the white stuff back as close to the mailboxes as they can so that the post office can deliver mail.
Counties are rapidly spending their road maintenance budgets and it could leave less for much-needed repairs in the summer.
An Oakland County man is suing his former lawyer after serving seven years in prison for a sexual assault conviction that was thrown out by the Michigan Supreme Court based on the attorney’s poor performance.
Back-to-back snowstorms that dumped nearly two feet of snow on Oakland County in recent weeks created a monster cleanup tab.
Three have died from the H1N1 strain of the virus, which is a similar strain of the flu virus that caused a pandemic in 2009.
Middlebelt Hill in Westland and Beverly Hills Village Park in Franklin are a couple of the many great places to take the family for a day of sledding in Detroit. Get ready for some good old fashioned Michigan fun with our favorite sledding hills.
This season, Oakland County is making holiday cleanup easy and “green” by offering free, self-serve Christmas tree recycling.