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Thursday, January 27, 2022
Local Businesses Host Charitable Programs to Support Beaumont Children’s in February Beaumont Children’s, a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital, is fortunate to have several business partners in Southeast Michigan that help engage the community in raising awareness and funding for the critical pediatric programs of Beaumont Children’s. Promotions are kicking off in February to help kids battle ...read more
Categories: Business News, Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Fundraising Event
Thursday, January 27, 2022
IHOP to Raise Funds for Children’s Miracle Network Hospitals Throughout February and on National Pancake Day Throughout the month of February, participating IHOP restaurants in southeast Michigan will be collecting donations to raise needed funds and awareness for Beaumont Children’s, a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital (CMNH). The promotion will end on March 1 as the restaurants celebrate ...read more
Categories: Business News, General News Article, Fundraising Event, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
Oakland University’s School of Nursing continues to applaud the advancement of the nursing profession as the gatekeeper for the 34th Annual Nightingale Awards for Nursing Excellence celebration. This award ceremony is more than just a night of professional awards; it is an opportunity to come together to honor and celebrate top nurses in Michigan.   This year’s ceremony is set to be celebrated ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Education, General News Article
Tuesday, January 25, 2022
As the community continues to support and grieve with the Oxford community after the high school shootings that occurred late last year, many are seeking ways to support the students at Oxford High School.Like many local businesses, Royal Park Hotel has several team members with close ties to Oxford High School. In an effort to partner in support, RPH is bringing back Pizza With Purpose to raise ...read more
Categories: General News Article
Monday, January 24, 2022
   FOR RELEASEJanuary 24, 2022  Rochester Regional Chamber Foundation announces 2022ePublication Schedule for Foundation Forecast   The Rochester Regional Chamber Foundation is sharing the 2022 Publication Schedule for it’s eBlast, the Foundation Forecast with non-profits to help promote their programs, events, and news! Linda Davis-Kirskey, RRC Foundation Board Chair, is enthusiastic about ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Fundraising Event
Friday, January 21, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Genisys Credit Union recognized as a “Best of Michigan Business” Auburn Hills, MI. - Jan. 20, 2021 - Genisys Credit Union has been named an honoree in the Large Business category for the 2021 Best of MichBusiness Awards hosted by Corp! Magazine. This award celebrates the companies that make Michigan a great place to live and work through their outstanding leadership, ...read more
Categories: Business News, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, January 20, 2022
Oakland University Professor Ilias Cholis was recently awarded a $60,000 grant from the United States Department of Energy’s (DOE’s) Office of Science in support of his research on dark matter, a form of matter that has never been detected absorbing, reflecting or emitting light and is, therefore, extremely hard to spot.   It accounts for approximately 27 percent of the Universe, while the ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 20, 2022
FOODIES UNITE! IT’S FOODIE FEBRUARY IN DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER!  ROCHESTER, MI – January 19, 2022 - Ditch the kitchen and head to Downtown Rochester for Foodie February! Beginning February 1, dine in or carry out from any Downtown Rochester restaurant, save your receipts and you’ll have a chance to win restaurant gift cards and Love Local Rochester swag every week in February!  “We are really ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm in collaboration with the Rochester-Avon Historical Society presents:   Event:Brown Bag Lunch – Local History Resources of the Rochester Hills Library   Date: Tuesday, February 1 Time: 12 - 1 pm Location: Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm, Calf Barn Cost: Free – Registration required at www.rochesterhills.org/musprograms   The ...read more
Categories: Business News, General News Article, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm Presents:   Event: February Film Festival Time: 7:00pm – 8:00pm Dates: Fridays in February Location: The Rochester Hills Museum at Van Hoosen Farm – Calf Barn Cost: Museum Members free; Non-Members $5/Adults, $3/Seniors & Students Pre-register: www.rochesterhills.org/musprograms   Join us on Friday evenings in February for our annual February ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Education, Press Release, Business News, General News Article
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
Founders Day honors outstanding PTA volunteers in Rochester   On February 17, 2022, the annual Rochester Community Schools PTA Founders Day celebration will salute a dedicated group of over 70 volunteers and community builders. This event – hosted by the Rochester Community PTA Council – recognizes parents, educators, and students for their dedication and volunteerism. This year’s theme – ...read more
Categories: Business News, Fundraising Event, Press Release, Education, General News Article
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
The Region III Kennedy Center American College Theatre Festival (KCACTF), which took place Jan. 5-9 and was held virtually this year due to the COVID-19 pandemic, featured the work of several students from the Department of Theatre in the School of Music, Theatre and Dance. Oakland had six students nominated for the festival's Irene Ryan Acting Scholarship Competition: Kaye Hoffmeyer, Kyle ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Education, General News Article
Tuesday, January 18, 2022
REGISTRATION FOR 2022 DECK ART BEGINS FEBRUARY 1  ROCHESTER, Mich.- January 18, 2022 - Downtown Rochester is calling all artists: Elementary School, Middle School, High School, College, and Adult to participate in Downtown Rochester’s 12th Annual Skateboard Art Competition & Exhibition: Deck Art 2022. Artists are asked to provide their unique work on a blank skateboard deck. Winning pieces will ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, January 17, 2022
Rochester Hills Public Library Contact: Tiffany Dziurman Stozicki Phone: 248-650-7124 Email: tiffany.stozicki@rhpl.org  For Immediate Release                                                                                                Rochester Hills Public Library Board of Trustees names new officers; welcomes new board members   (ROCHESTER, MI – January 17, 2022) The Rochester Hills ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Monday, January 17, 2022
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: THURSDAY, JANUARY 13, 2022Angels at work: Bearing holiday giftsand cookies, volunteers lift spiritsAssistance League® of Southeastern Michiganmembers drop in on seniors at MediLodge facility  ROCHESTER, Michigan, Thursday, January 13, 2022: Those who believe angels walk among us also may agree that they can come bearing gift bags instead of wings and halos. And trays of ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Fundraising Event, Press Release
Friday, January 14, 2022
Puerto Rican Paso Fino Caballo Cuentas Claras, ridden by René Concepción, on the grounds of El Morro, a UNESCO World Heritage Site in San Juan, Puerto Rico. (Hostos Gallardo) Researchers in Oakland University’s Department of Biological Sciences collaborated with researchers from the United States, Ukraine, Sweden and Belgium on a study examining the genetic ancestry of two horse breeds, the ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Thursday, January 13, 2022
The Pawley Lean Institute has partnered with the Lean Learning Center as it pertains to the Lean Lab housed in the Industrial and Systems Engineering Department (ISE) at Oakland University.   The partnership includes a $60,000 pledge by the Lean Learning Center as part of the funding requirements for the Lean Lab.   “This pledge is just another piece of the ongoing growth of Lean at Oakland ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article
Thursday, January 13, 2022
Detroit Zoological Society Announces New Director of Conservation The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) is pleased to announce Dr. Shafkat Khan as director of conservation. Khan will oversee the DZS’s field conservation programs and help advance this significant part of the organization’s mission. Before joining the DZS, Khan served as a visiting assistant professor with Project Dragonfly, a ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Education, General News Article
Thursday, January 13, 2022
Dutton Farm was recently presented with a check for $500 from Rochester Hills business Stoney Creek Advisors. The donation will assist with Dutton's mission of "empowering and supporting adults with disabilities to live a life of purpose, inclusion and dignity."  Dutton Farm was founded by a local mother and daughter who sought to support their daughter/sister as she navigated the world with ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Oakland University’s School of Business Administration is one of the nation’s most outstanding business schools, according to The Princeton Review (TPR). The education services company chose the school for its 2022 list of Best Business Schools. In addition to being named on the national 2022 Best Business Schools list, The Princeton Review also recognized the OU School of Business on its list ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Red Wings Alumni Face-Off For Cancer Against Rochester Police, Fire, and EMS   Detroit Red Wings alumni hockey players will take to the ice against the Guardians Ice Hockey team to benefit local families facing cancer on Sunday, January 30, 2022, at 2 p.m. at Suburban Ice Rochester. The charity game featuring Rochester’s own police, fire, and EMS heroes will benefit New Day Foundation for ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Business News, Press Release, Fundraising Event
Tuesday, January 11, 2022
Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Welcomes 2022 Ambassador Chair Lisa Swiftney!  The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce would like to welcome Lisa Swiftney, Publisher of Stoney Creek Living & Shelby Neighborhood Magazine, as the 2022 Ambassador Chair.   "I enjoy welcoming new chamber members to the Chamber as well as working with current chamber members. I am grateful to grow my ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Monday, January 10, 2022
Oakland University Professor Khalid Malik has been awarded $92,500 by the Michigan Translational Research and Commercialization (MTRAC) Innovation Hub for Advanced Computing for his work on an Anti-Deep Fake technology and Deep Forgery Detector, which incorporates Deep Learning, Knowledge Graphs, and Natural Language Processing (NLP) technologies to detect visual deepfakes, as well as voice ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
Sunday, January 09, 2022
Pontiac, Michigan – Record numbers of COVID-19 cases are prompting Oakland County Health Division to expand COVID-19 drive-through testing beginning next week. To make an appointment, go to www.oakgov.com/COVIDCoronavirus Disease 2019 | COVID-19www.oakgov.com  and click on the COVID Testing button or contact the Nurse on Call at 800-848-5533.   Drive-through testing will be available at ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
Friday, January 07, 2022
Chamber Job OpeningsFor Immediate Release January 7, 2022  The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is hiring for 2 open positions. The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce is looking for valuable candidates to join our team. We’re looking for a coachable go-getter with strong interests in serving our community. To be successful, you’ll need to be able to think creatively, be ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Chamber
Thursday, January 06, 2022
Rochester Area Prayer Breakfast to feature Author/Speaker Ronnie McBrayer The Rochester Area Prayer Breakfast Committee announced today that author/speaker Ronnie McBrayer will keynote the 41st annual event on Thursday, May 5, 2022 from 7:00 – 9:00 a.m. at Oakland University Athletics Center O'Rena. Best known for his nationally syndicated column “Keeping the Faith”, McBrayer will share his ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Business News, Fundraising Event, Press Release
Monday, January 03, 2022
HENNIGES AUTOMOTIVE DONATES TRUCK TO HABITAT FOR HUMANITY OF OAKLAND COUNTY In the spirit of the holiday season, Henniges Automotive has generously donated an Isuzu box truck to Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County. The truck will be utilized by the affiliate's ReStore operations. Henniges Automotive, based in Auburn Hills, Michigan is a leading global supplier of highly engineered ...read more
Categories: Business News, General News Article, Fundraising Event, Press Release
Monday, January 03, 2022
The Annual “Make A Difference” Charity Auction is in-person!  This prestigious event will take place at Petruzzello’s Banquet Hall, so dust off your bell bottoms and bring out those platforms, because we are kicking off in style with a “Disco Fever!" This auction is dedicated to raising funds that directly benefit job training and job placement programs for individuals ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Fun Facts, Fundraising Event
Monday, January 03, 2022
Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce Welcomes New President Maggie Bobitz!FOR RELEASEJanuary 3, 2022 The Rochester Regional Chamber of Commerce (RRCC) announced, at the 2021 Sunrise Pinnacle Awards, Maggie Bobitz as 2022 Chamber President. The new President brings incredible experience and intimate history with the Chamber of Commerce, starting as a member in 2008. “I started my journey with ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, November 24, 2021
Wildlife Photographer of the Year Exhibition Makes U.S. Debut at Detroit ZooWildlife Photographer of the Year, a world-renowned exhibition developed and produced by the Natural History Museum in London, makes its U.S. debut at the Detroit Zoo. The exhibition features exceptional images which capture fascinating animal behavior, spectacular species and the breathtaking diversity of the natural ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release

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