Q2 honors Woodward, Pontiac, and Children’s Village Boosters

Tickets are now available for the 24th Annual Quality People/Quality County (Q2) Awards breakfast which takes place Wednesday, October 26 at the Auburn Hills Marriott Pontiac at Centerpoint. This year’s honorees include Ed Lee, founder of Lee Industrial Contracting in Pontiac; Jean Chamberlain, a member of the boards of the Woodward Dream Cruise and Woodward Avenue Action Association; and Dr. Myra Danish, board member of the Children’s Village Foundation. County Executive L. Brooks Patterson … [Read more...]

Road Commission to host booth at Woodward Dream Cruise

The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) invites visitors to this year’s Woodward Dream Cruise to stop by the Road Commission’s booth at the event. The booth will be located in Memorial Park at the northeast corner of Thirteen Mile Road and Woodward Ave. in Royal Oak. It will be staffed by RCOC employees and retirees volunteering their time. County road maps, children’s coloring books and informational brochures will be available at the booth. There will also be a Road Commission plow … [Read more...]

Register for Oakland County’s annual Heritage Conference

Registration is open for Oakland County’s 16th Annual Heritage Conference on Sept. 13 from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Clarkston Union and the Woodshop in downtown Clarkston. The theme is “Managing Success.” Registration for the day-long event is $40. It includes a continental breakfast, lunch, sessions and tour, is available at heritageconference.eventbrite.com. Scott Day of Urban Development Services will provide the keynote address, “Too Successful to Succeed.” Day will share success … [Read more...]