November 27, 2018

A  restructuring of the Rochester Fire Department to include a number of full-time staff positions is being launched with the help of a $2.4 million federal grant, but maintaining increased services will require tax...

November 27, 2018

Lawmakers returning to Lansing or heading to the Capital for the first time will have a full plate of issues to deal with, but mustn't forget the most vulnerable of the state's population who are supposed to be prot...

September 28, 2018

Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township voters will be deciding among candidates in the November 6 general election for a variety of congressional, state and county political offices, along with determining...

August 27, 2018

A pair of investigations into the shortage of precinct ballots available to Oakland County voters in the final hours of the Tuesday, August 7, primary election should tell us what we already know: the Oakland County...

August 27, 2018

Ordinances designed to protect a community's natural tree canopy and save healthy trees from destruction in the name of progress should be commended and adhered to by local governing boards. However, it may be time...

July 31, 2018

About six school districts in Oakland County – including the Bloomfield Hills School District and Rochester Community Schools – regularly test their buildings for the presence of harmful radon gas, while the remaini...

July 3, 2018

Voters in Rochester, Rochester Hills and Oakland Township will be determining the fate of primary candidates in the Tuesday, August 7, election, either at the polls or through absentee ballots which are now being ma...

May 29, 2018

F or decades, officials in Macomb County have pointed their fingers at Oakland County communities upstream of the Clinton River as the culprits for their poor water quality and beach closings in Lake St. Clair, desp...

May 29, 2018

Rochester continues to grow and develop as a thriving city, and with that comes decisions for business owners and council that they didn't have to make when they were a smaller community. Included in those decisions...

May 1, 2018

A   long-buried chemical tank discovered in April beneath a Franklin Village dry cleaner, suspected of leaking harmful vapors into nearby businesses that had gone undetected for decades, illustrates the need for the...

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