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Friday, July 10, 2020
The Crawford Insurance Group is Proud to Announce the 2020 Winners of our College Scholarship ProgramOur mission at the Crawford Insurance Group is to empower our employees, clients, and communities to successfully navigate the unexpected. The Crawford Insurance Group knows that giving back in both time and treasure not only improves the community, but the people in it. We have had a long- ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, July 09, 2020
The RHPL Bookmobile Is Back at Pine Ridge Apartments (2800 Overlook Drive, Rochester Hills) every Monday from 3:30PM - 4:30PM!  The bookmobile will resume service on Monday, July 13. Bookmobile patrons may pick up holds only, but there will be a limited number of materials (see below) available outside of the bus for quick browsing. To maintain proper distancing and ensure safety for patrons and ...read more
Categories: Education
Wednesday, July 08, 2020
BACK BY POPULAR DEMAND - JOIN THE ROCHESTER EXPLORERS CLUB!  ROCHESTER, Mich. – July 8, 2020 – Join the adventure this summer with the 7h Annual Rochester Explorers Club!  Kids of all ages are invited to get outdoors and explore everything that Rochester has to offer.  This year includes an amazing array of adventures, including making your own happy rock, glamping and everything in between.  ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, July 08, 2020
How can you help? Please share the link with your network and with those you know love Meadow Brook Hall.  No donation is too small.  Every bit helps.  On the crowdfunding page, you will see what the funding will pay for specifically. If we all step up and do what needs to be done, we’ll succeed in keeping Meadowbrook Hall open during these challenging times and available to the community to enjoy ...read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, July 08, 2020
With a focus on promoting interdisciplinary collaboration, Oakland University has elevated its bioengineering program to a department. The move is intended to strengthen the university’s academic profile and help students succeed in a rapidly evolving job market.  Louay Chamra, (left) dean of the School of Engineering and Computer Science and Kevin Corcoran, dean of the College of Arts and ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, July 07, 2020
BLAST OFF 2 SCHOOLNeighborhood House Outfits Children in Need    Rochester Hills, MI – Neighborhood House is seeking new donated school supplies from July 13 - August 7. School supplies may be dropped off at the Neighborhood House office at 1720 South Livernois or at the Rochester Hills Public Library, Rams Horn, the Rochester Fire Station, the Auburn Hills Chamber of Commerce office, or Oakland ...read more
Categories: Education, Fundraising Event, Press Release
Monday, July 06, 2020
In order to give students the proper tools they need to succeed, Pine Ridge Apartments has partnered with Oakland Family Services and is collecting school supplies to help students in our community thrive. Donations can be dropped off at 2800 Overlook Dr, Rochester Hills. A donation box will be located at the front entrance of the clubhouse from July 13-July 27. Donations accepted Monday through ...read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Education
Thursday, July 02, 2020
Beaumont researchers develop COVID-19 test that can detect virus in saliva, blood or urine in 45 minutes A team led by Beaumont Health researchers, Laura Lamb, Ph.D. and Michael Chancellor, M.D at the Aikens Research Center at Beaumont Research Institute has developed a new test to detect COVID-19 via urine, blood, salvia or a mouth-swab sample in just 30-45 minutes.   Results were compared to ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, July 02, 2020
  (July 2, 2020 - Rochester, MI-) Paint Creek Center for the Arts (PCCA) officially re-opens its doors to all artists, friends, faculty and supporters on July 6. The re-opening comes after the art center was forced to close due to COVID-19 mandates. In addition to providing the wide array of in-person classes, PCCA is expanding its series of virtual classes piloted during the shut ...read more
Thursday, July 02, 2020
  Oakland University’s Six Fridays at 6 Summer Carillon Concert Series, which features carillonneurs from around the world, will celebrate its fifth anniversary this year with a series of outdoor concerts starting on Friday, July 10.   “Listening to carillon music is a great way of enjoying a live outdoor performance while social distancing in a large, open area,” said Dennis Curry, OU’s ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
Wednesday, July 01, 2020
ROCHESTER HILLS, Mich. ? Neighborhood House is excited to announce they have received a $100,000 grant from Oakland County and United Way for Southeastern Michigan. Neighborhood House’s mission is to walk the path toward self-sustainability with our neighbors during times of hardship. The nonprofit organization provides wrap-around services to individuals and families experiencing financial ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 30, 2020
The Oakland University Center for Autism is sponsoring a summer webinar series to help parents, caregivers and siblings support children with Autism Spectrum Disorders (ASD) during the coronavirus pandemic.  The weekly webinars focus on a variety of issues, including facilitating online learning for children with autism, looking out for dangers such as cyberbullying, dealing with trauma and ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
Monday, June 29, 2020
Rochester Hills Public Library Reopens July 6 for Grab & Go Service with Occupancy Limits and  Additional Health and Safety Parameters (ROCHESTER – June 26, 2020)The Rochester Hills Public Library will reopen on Monday, July 6 for Grab & Go service. This reopening to the public moves the library into Phase Three of its Reopening Plan. The plan is in place to allow the library to open to the public ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Friday, June 26, 2020
PLANTING COMPLETED AT NEW POLLINATOR GARDEN ON THE PAINT CREEK TRAILGarden Honors Late Paint Creek Trail Bike Patroller David Moutrie  Rochester Hills, Michigan: The Friends of the Paint Creek Trail in conjunction with the Paint Creek Trailways Commission recently installed a new pollinator garden along the Paint Creek Trail. The new garden is located approximately ¼ mile north of Tienken Road in ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release
Friday, June 26, 2020
With Michigan reopening and changing its restrictions regarding the pandemic, we have updated and implemented safety standards into our care.  Our top priority is safety to the families we work with!  Good news, in-person care is beginning again.  Also know all services have virtual options!  From classes, to support after the baby arrives!    Labor Doula Support- Our Labor Doula teams ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, June 25, 2020
Rochester, Mich.–-- June 25, 2020–--Dentists Kurt Doolin and Jeff Haddad of Doolin Haddad Advanced Dentistry, a Rochester, Michigan practice that focuses on cosmetic, implant and restorative dentistry, are pleased to welcome Nina Daws, DDS, to the practice.  Immediately prior to joining Doolin Haddad Advanced Dentistry, Dr. Daws was a practicing dentist in Shelby Township and Clarkston. A ...read more
Categories: Business News, Press Release
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
MOCERI’S BLOSSOM RIDGE STANDS AMONG THE NATION’S BEST  Rochester, MI (June 17, 2020) – Blossom Ridge, Michigan’s 5-star residential campus, has transformed the luxury senior living experience. Located at the gateway to The Oaklands, the storybook residential area that the Detroit free press labeled “The Billion Dollar Mile.”Blossom Ridge is at the center stage of the luxury real estate scene in ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
ReSale Connection opening Tuesday, June 30!The Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan is pleased to announce the June 30 reopening of its Rochester resale store.ROCHESTER, Michigan, Tuesday, June 23, 2020: The Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan (ALSM) is pleased to announce the reopening of their flagship store, the ReSale Connection, on Tuesday, June 30. ALSM's plan is to start ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Business News, Press Release, Fundraising Event
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
 Family ‘Glamping’, Golf Excursions and Creekside Cabanas are a just a few of the features planned for southeast Michigan travelers this summer at Royal Park Hotel. The hotel, a four-diamond award winning hotel located in Downtown Rochester, recently announced its Travel Like a Local Summer Tour. The themed room and attraction packages are designed to help guests enjoy a Pure Michigan summer ...read more
Categories: Business News, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, June 24, 2020
Starting this fall, students will be able to earn a Master of Business Administration entirely through online classes.  OU’s MBA program was already online-friendly, with 13 of 16 required courses offered online. Making the remaining required courses available online makes the program even more accessible, while maintaining the same commitment to academic quality. “The online format has a ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, June 22, 2020
  OU INC client Time2Talk (T2T) has partnered with Definitive Technology Group (DTG), to be DTG’s proprietary device management software provider. The partnership is a breakthrough in bringing sophisticated, yet affordable device tracking technology to an array of customers in varied industries.   “During these difficult times, Time2Talk and Definitive Technology Group are working together ...read more
Categories: Business News, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Friday, June 19, 2020
New Horizons is pleased to announce registration is now open for the 2020 New Horizons Dan Knott Legacy Golf Tournament, sponsored by the FCA Foundation.  Click on this link to register now: https://www.newhorizonsrehab.org/special-events-giving-opportunities/special-events/dan-knott-legacy-golf-tournament/  This event is being held on Friday, September 11, 2020 at Pine Trace Golf Club in ...read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Press Release
Friday, June 19, 2020
  Industrial and Systems Engineering is one of eight jobs that are projected to be great ones to target in the current economic climate, according to a recent articleby U.S. News & World Report.   “On the production end of the supply chain, industrial engineers play an essential role,” U.S. News & World Report Contributor Robin Madell wrote in the article. “They increase efficiency in ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Chamber, Education
Thursday, June 18, 2020
On June 15, the Oakland University Board of Trustees approved a $270,013,650 general fund budget, which includes a zero percent tuition increase for the fall 2020 semester.  Although the State of Michigan’s FY2021 budget has not been finalized, the university’s FY2021 budget is based on the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act, which allows states to fund universities at a ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, June 18, 2020
Rochester Hills, MI - For their efforts in establishing a solid foundation to attract private investment and further build on municipality assets, the city of Rochester Hills has been awarded the Redevelopment Ready Communities (RRC) certification, the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) announced today.   Rochester Hills joins 44 other Michigan communities in all corners of the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, June 18, 2020
  Oakland University’s School of Music, Theatre and Dance is offering virtual summer workshops this year, including a Summer Virtual Jazz Intensive featuring violinist Regina Carter, jazz drummer Sean Dobbins and flutist Nancy Stagnitta from July 20-24.   The OU Summer Virtual Jazz Intensive will focus on themed topics such as the history of women in jazz, bridging classical to jazz, jazz ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, June 17, 2020
Advocate Aurora Health, Beaumont Health Exploring Partnership   Advocate Aurora Health and Beaumont Health have been exploring a potential partnership. Following approval last week by the Boards of Directors, today both organizations signed a non-binding letter of intent that paves the way to deeper discussions to create a leading health care system that would span across Michigan, Wisconsin and ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Business News, Press Release
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
REGISTRATION FOR 2020 DECK ART WILL REOPEN JULY 1  ROCHESTER, Mich.- June 16, 2020 - Downtown Rochester is calling all artists: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College, and Adult to participate in Downtown Rochester’s Tenth Annual Skateboard Art Competition & Exhibition: Deck Art 2020. Artists are asked to provide their unique work on a blank skateboard deck. Winning pieces will be ...read more
Tuesday, June 16, 2020
  As a senior academic adviser with Oakland University’s First Year Advising Center (FYAC), Kate Golder has been assisting OU students transitioning to their first year in college by helping them plan and schedule their courses, navigate changing majors, and connecting them to campus resources.   “My main priority and goal is to make sure my students feel supported,” said Golder, who has ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education, General News Article
Monday, June 15, 2020
For the fourth consecutive year, Oakland University received a gold ranking, the highest possible rating for veteran-friendliness from the Michigan Veterans Affairs Agency (MVAA). The organization recognizes institutions of higher learning for dedication to student veterans and dependents using their G.I. Bill and other educational benefits. Based on a variety of factors, the schools on this ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
Monday, June 15, 2020
As we continue to navigate through this pandemic, please know that we are here as a support for our community partners, families, and most importantly our seniors. Next Steps 4 Seniors look forward to turning the corner together as we develop a new normal. Thank you for all you have done and are still doing through these times for your staff, families, and our sweet seniors.  Next Steps 4 Seniors ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Monday, June 15, 2020
The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Official Statement Rochester, MI—For years, the people of Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township have looked to the Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce for information, strategic connections and methods of change. This season is no different. In the midst of a global pandemic, COVID-19, shutting down our economy nationwide, we are once ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Business News, General News Article
Monday, June 15, 2020
Spillane & Reynolds Orthodontics has been Creating Amazing Smiles in metro-Detroit for 29 years and has always been a proud supporter of local schools and educators who help shape the lives of the practice’s patients.  In order to give teachers the much-deserved (but rarely-given) recognition and celebration they deserve, the practice holds a “How Cool is School” contest every year, asking ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Chamber, Fun Facts
Monday, June 15, 2020
WALK FOR MIRACLE WORKERSBenefiting Beaumont Children’s programs and COVID-19 Employee Support FundBringing the Community Together VirtuallySaturday, August 8, 2020   Beaumont Children’s annual Walk for Miracles – now renamed the Walk for Miracle Workers - will bring the community together, virtually, on Saturday, August 8, 2020.  An online kickoff celebration will take place at 9:00 a.m. ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Chamber, Press Release
Wednesday, February 19, 2020
The insurance law changes coming to Michigan on July 1, 2020 were greatly needed to reduce the large insurance premiums in the state. However, the law has several unintended consequences that can severely impact Michigan residents, and may result in rates increasing long-term. Below is a brief summary of some of those issues.PIP/Medical Benefits - If an individual loses their medical insurance, ...read more
Categories: Business News, Education, Press Release, General News Article

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