Month: August 2012

  • Putting the finishing touches on the Human Health Building

    The construction team is working to finish the move into the new Human Health Building, scheduled for completion Sept. 21. Home to both nursing and physical therapy, the new, eco-friendly facility provides more resources for students. “Health science and physical therapy are big programs in high demand,” said Colette O’Connor, officer of development. “For schools […]

  • Meadow Brook Falls into style with La Femme Fashion Show

    A night of fashion, makeovers and hors d’oeuvres provided a preview of fall fashion in the Meadow Brook Hall garden Thursday Sept. 23. The show featured clothing from 10 retailers of the Village of Rochester Hills, said Shelleen McHale, director of marketing, La Femme Fashion show, named after the pink Dodge car designed for women […]

  • Local man recognized for Community Service with Jefferson National Award

      After years of community service around the Rochester area, Timothy E. Crawford, Rochester resident and Nationwide insurance agent, was honored with a Jefferson National Award for Community service in June. “It was a total surprise to receive the award,” Crawford said. “Hundreds of people were speaking about the phenomenal work they did for their communities. […]

  • Women’s Leadership Luncheon to be Held at Meadow Brook Hall

    A Women’s Leadership Luncheon featuring Auburn Hills Councilwoman Anne Doyle will take place Sept. 12, at 11 a.m. at Meadow Brook Hall. The Auburn Hills City Chamber hosts many events in collaboration with the lead sponsor of the event, Oakland University. Events in the area often involve the school because it is a vital part of the city, according to […]

  • Oakland University to Host Fifth annual Brooksie Way 5K and Marathon

    The roads close off to incoming traffic at 7:15 a.m. Music plays and people line up at the starting line. Excitement is in the air as runners and walkers arrive to pick up their racing bib and prepare for the race. On Sept. 30, the fifth annual Brooksie Way Half Marathon will provide a challenging […]

  • Detroit is going to work on renovations

    The Palace of Auburn Hills announced they will spend $15 million on building updates including suites, player locker rooms and remodeling the main concourse level that serves all guests attending events, among other things. The full story.  

  • Oakland University Reaches Toward Success at the Telly Awards

    Oakland University “reached beyond the ordinary,” taking home a Bronze Award at the 33rd Annual Telly Awards for their latest commercial. The 60-second television spot, produced as part of OU’s new ad campaign by Bloomfield Hills marketing firm Real Integrated, was judged and awarded in the local TV and cable category in education. Out of over […]

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