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Thursday, June 30, 2022
A group of Oakland University students recently traveled to the West African country of Ghana for an immersive study abroad that blended the virtues of self-discovery and service-learning.  OU students with medical team members at Seventh Day Adventist Hospital in Sunyani, Ghana. For more than three weeks, students shadowed doctors and nurses at a local hospital and community rehabilitation ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Education, Press Release
Monday, June 27, 2022
Bring your lawn chairs and blankets to enjoy a relaxing evening listening to the sounds of the carillon’s 49 fully-chromatic bells when the Six Fridays at 6 Summer Carillon Concert Series returns to the Oakland University campus beginning on Friday, July 8. The free concert series features six carillonneurs from around the world and will be held on six Fridays at 6 p.m. outside Oakland ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Contact: Theresa Doan Manager, Corporate Social Responsibility Phone: 248.835.8674 E-mail: tdoan@genisyscu.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE  Genisys Credit Union Awarded First Place on the Forbes Best-In-State Credit Unions 2022 List Auburn Hills, MI. - June 22, 2022 - Genisys Credit Union has been awarded first place on the Forbes list of Best-In-State Credit Unions 2022 for Michigan. This is the ...read more
Categories: Business News, Press Release
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
Join Oakland Family Services on July 23 at Waterford Oaks Park for our Fun Run & Walk to celebrate building brighter futures for individuals and families in our community! Participants can choose to walk or run the 5K race (3.1 miles) for $35 + FREE t-shirt or take part in the 1K race for $25 + FREE t-shirt. Kids 5 and under are free. Registration will start at 8 a.m. with the races beginning at ...read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Press Release, Chamber
Wednesday, June 22, 2022
MOVIES IN THE MOONLIGHT – FOUR NIGHTS OF FUN BEGIN JULY 16!   ROCHESTER, Mich., June 22, 2022 – Join Downtown Rochester on Saturday, July 16 as we kick off the 21st season of Movies in the Moonlight. This season there is four consecutive fun filled Saturday nights!   “I can’t think of a better way for families to spend their Saturday nights under the stars”, said Jenna O’Dell, Events ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 21, 2022
BOOK DRIVE: ‘A child who reads is a child who succeeds’Nearly 1,700 books collected to support Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan’s annual reading event  ROCHESTER, Michigan, Tuesday, May 24, 2022: The goal of Assistance League® of Southeastern Michigan’s annual Book Drive was twofold: to promote reading in the tri-county community and to make sure each child receives a new book – no ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release, Fundraising Event
Monday, June 20, 2022
Release: May 31Rochester Rotary ClubContact: Christine Hage   Hage.Christine@gmail.com248/953-1446        Grants Awarded  Rochester, MI – Rochester Rotary Charities awarded their final grants of the Rotary Year, which ends on June 30. Charities President Ronald DiLiddo presented over $5,000 in checks to David Archbold to distribute to Oakland University students.The students cannot access ...read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Press Release
Monday, June 20, 2022
Release: May 31Rochester Rotary ClubContact: Christine Hage   Hage.Christine@gmail.com248/953-1446    Scholarship Winners Announced Rochester, MI – Graduation season is a time to celebrate students' accomplishments was particularly true when the Rochester Rotary Club announced their scholarship winners. This year's winners are:Paul Harris scholar Evelyne Lee will attend the University of ...read more
Categories: Fundraising Event, Press Release
Friday, June 17, 2022
In celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Saugatuck Center for the Arts, Oakland University Associate Professor of Theatre Jeremy Barnett and theatre alumnus Jason Maracani are creating seven new art installations in the West Michigan communities of Saugatuck, Douglas, Holland, and Fennville as part of a special summer exhibition.   “Part of the reason I love doing public art is it gets ...read more
Categories: Education, Press Release, General News Article
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Michigan renters and landlords are encouraged to apply as soon as possible ahead of the deadline. TROY, Mich. – The Michigan State Housing Development Authority (MSHDA) has announced that it will soon have enough applications through the COVID Emergency Rental Assistance (CERA) program to encumber all funds available. Applications for CERA through the online portal will stop being accepted as ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Wednesday, June 15, 2022
Rochester, Mich.---June 15, 2022---Dedicated to promoting creativity and artistic excellence by offering a full range of cultural and educational programs throughout the year, Paint Creek Center for the Arts (PCCA) is gearing up for its annual Art & Apples Festival® September 9–11, 2022, through the generous support of presenting sponsor Genisys Credit Union.  A juried group of 250 skilled artists ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, June 13, 2022
(Rochester, MI -) Royal Park Hotel is once again welcoming local favorite ‘Your Generation in Concert’ for a one-night-only experience at the Summer 2022 Vertical Concert on July 21.In partnership with Beam Suntory Inc. and Sponsored by Chief Financial Credit Union, Royal Park Hotel Vertical Concerts began in 2020 as a way for guests to gather safely while enjoying local music. The unique concert ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, June 10, 2022
Before embarking on a tour of Spain this summer, the Oakland Chorale will present a Bon Voyage Concert on Saturday, June 18 at 7:30 p.m. at Sweetest Heart of Mary Church in Detroit. The concert will feature music from Palestrina, Dett, Mealor, Mitchell, and a brand new piece by contemporary Spanish composer Polo Vallejo, as well as many African American Spirituals and other American music.  The ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 08, 2022
At Lowell High School, senior Will Compton is involved in everything from chamber orchestra, to varsity football, to Model UN, to the National Honor Society. He’s also a future Golden Grizzly, with plans to pursue an electrical engineering degree at Oakland University starting in fall.    Will Compton, a Lowell High School senior and future OU student, is the third recipient of the Pescovitz ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 08, 2022
June 8, 2022   I am pleased to share that Benjamin Schwartz, MD, MHCM, FACOG, FACS, will be the new president of BHSH Beaumont Health, reporting to me, effective July 5. It was clear when I first met Ben that he is enthusiastic about BHSH Beaumont Health and our vision. He is an energetic, visionary health care leader with a passion for making health care exceptional, equitable and affordable. ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, June 07, 2022
Rochester, Mich.—June 7, 2022—Dr. Jeff Haddad, owner of Rochester Advanced Dentistry in downtown Rochester, is pleased to announce the continued expansion of the practice as dentist Matthew Wolfe, DDS, and his team join Rochester Advanced Dentistry at its current location at 433 West University, effective July 6.  In addition to Dr. Wolfe, and under the leadership of Dr. Haddad, Rochester Advanced ...read more
Categories: Business News, Press Release
Monday, June 06, 2022
Oakland University has named Chiaoning Su as director of its Barry M. Klein Center for Culture and Globalization.  Dr. Su, an assistant professor in the Department of Communication, Journalism and Public Relations, will guide the Klein Center in pursuit of its mission to recruit world-class researchers, scholars and artists, facilitate dialogue around contemporary global issues and create ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 01, 2022
SWING INTO ACTION!New Horizons "10 Year Anniversary" Dan Knott Legacy Golf Tournament!Friday, September 16, 20022.Event Highlights:Four Person Scramble $10,000 Cash Hole-in-OneLongest Drive Contests50/50 RaffleLots of Door Prizes18 Holes of GolfBreakfast, Lunch & DinnerTrophy for Top 3 TeamsOnline Registration is available ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Fundraising Event
Wednesday, June 01, 2022
SHOP TIL’ YOU DROP AT DOWNTOWN ROCHESTER’S SIDEWALK SALES  ROCHESTER, Mich. June 1, 2022 - Nothing says summer in Downtown Rochester quite like Sidewalk Sales! Back for its 67th year, Sidewalk Sales will kick-off on Thursday, July 14.  Presented by Chief Financial Credit Union, Sidewalk Sales will run Thursday, July 14 and Friday, July 15 from 10:00 am – 9:00 pm and Saturday, July 16 from 10:00 ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, May 06, 2022
News from the Detroit Zoological SocietyLate nights at the Detroit Zoo are back.Grab your ID and head to the Zoo for the wildest cocktail hour around. Whether it’s for a fun date, a friends’ night out or simply time spent outdoors, you’ll enjoy an evening of drinks, games, live entertainment, habitat chats and themed photo opportunities. The After Hours 21+ Event Series, presented by KeyBank, ...read more
Categories: Press Release
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: General News Article, Chamber, Fundraising Event, Press Release

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