Patterson Plans to Raise the Bar with Innovative Management in Oakland County with VIDEO

County Executive L. Brooks Patterson says that Oakland County's best accomplishments are yet to come. During his annual State of the County address before an audience of more than 600 guests at the Auburn Hills Marriot Pontiac at Centerpoint, he spotlighted several high-tech connections moving into the county. Patterson was introduced my the Brooke Wilson Vitale, the owner of specialty bakeries in Royal Oak and Birmingham, who was selected by a public online vote as the winner of the … [Read more...]

Children’s Village Teens Graduate from Dale Carnegie with VIDEO

Twelve at-risk youth who are in the Oakland County Children’s Village residential treatment program will graduate from the Dale Carnegie Teen Program on Friday, July 29 at 2:30 p.m. at the Children’s Village Training Center, thanks to the vision of Brother Rice High School student Aaron Danish and the generosity of rock legend Bob Seger and his wife Nita. The teens, whose ages range from 13-16 years, will step outside their comfort zone and give inspirational speeches to those invited to attend. … [Read more...]