Under the Streetlamp a toe tapping joy for summer

Stephanie Sokol for The Oakland Press Doo-wop, Motown and old rock ’n’ roll will fill Meadowbrook Theatre on Saturday, July 20, as Under the Streetlamp brings the retro sounds of the four-piece vocal group to the stage for a benefit concert. Michael Cunio, Michael Ingersoll, Chris Jones and Shonn Wiley were the original “Jersey Boys.”Continue reading “Under the Streetlamp a toe tapping joy for summer”

Somebody’s watching you: Spy Shops USA provides equipment and guidance

Stephanie Sokol for OU News Bureau People sometimes feel like they are being watched. That very well could be the case because Gary Kaye can make anything into a nanny cam. “I tell people, ‘Bring in an object, give me an hour, let me take it apart and see what I can do,’ ” saidContinue reading “Somebody’s watching you: Spy Shops USA provides equipment and guidance”

‘Top Concrete’ award given to Rochester construction

Stephanie Sokol for The Oakland Post Rochester’s 2012 reconstruction work earned the city the honor of being named  a “Top Concrete” project by the Michigan Concrete Association at the end of February. The program looked at more than 50 submitted projects and awarded 21 based on quality, innovation, complexity and speed of construction, according to Kerry Sutton, MCAContinue reading “‘Top Concrete’ award given to Rochester construction”

Plastomer Lighting Technologies Receives $50,000 boost with help from OU INCubator

The Macomb-OU INCubator works through the University to help small businesses and entrepreneurs with funding and planning. Recently, the INCubator assisted in and gained their client Plastomer Lighting Technologies a $50,000 boost from the Business Accelerator Fund of the Michigan Small Business and Technology Development Center. “Plastomer Lighting Technologies needed to meet the milestones ofContinue reading “Plastomer Lighting Technologies Receives $50,000 boost with help from OU INCubator”