Wednesday, October 26, 2016

The Department in the News
Southern Macomb County Has Lost Its Trees. Green Macomb Is Working To Help Bring Them Back.
Daily Detroit, 10/25/16

Macomb Biz in the News
Martial arts studio opens its doors in Sterling Heights
Source Newspapers, 10/24/16

NKD Pizza open for business
Source Newspapers, 10/24/16

Avancez to lay off 87 workers at Warren plant
Crain’s Detroit Business, 10/25/16

Opportunities
MICHIGAN SBDC PRESENTS “HOW TO BUY OR SELL A BUSINESS” AT VELOCITY CENTER – NOV 3
Automation Alley (press release), 10/25/16

Kroger Co. of Michigan hiring 300 positions at its new Shelby Township Marketplace
WXYZ Detroit, 10/25/16

Industry Trends
Changing the Michigan food world one potato at a time
Second Wave, 10/20/16

Government in Action
Macomb County Appoints New Roads Director
WDET, 10/24/16

Detroit-based company names TACOM program analyst as a young overachiever
U.S. Army TACOM LCMC Community Report, 10/19/16

Under Secretary shares insight at TACOM acquisition conference
U.S. Army TACOM LCMC Community Report, 10/19/16

Survey planned of muskie population in Lake St. Clair
The Detroit News, 10/25/16

Make Macomb Your Home
Shores Optimist Club hosts clothing and accessory drive for foster children
Macomb Daily, 10/25/16

Step It Up: Fashion-themed luncheon benefits Shelby Township organizations
The Voice, 10/25/16

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Opportunities
Business events in November: Networking, learning and fun
Crain’s Detroit Business, 10/25/16

Metro Detroit Women in Lodging Group to Host Inaugural Event Oct. 28
DBusiness, 10/21/16

Beware of zombie planning commissioners this Halloween
Michigan State University Extension, 10/24/16

Industry Trends
Diversified Restaurant Holdings names new CEO, CFO
Crain’s Detroit Business, 10/24/16

Report: New Jobs Surge in Southeast Michigan During Second Quarter
DBusiness, 10/24/16

Cyberattack that hit websites shows importance of security measures
Crain’s Detroit Business (blog), 10/25/16

Government in Action
St. Clair Shores embraces green infrastructure for storm water management
Macomb Daily, 10/24/16

Michigan wins $2.5 million federal grant to create skilled trades apprenticeships
Crain’s Detroit Business, 10/24/16

Make Macomb Your Home
MCC’s MAP+ apprenticeship program wins Automation Alley award
Macomb Daily, 10/20/16

Ten things to know before going to Romeo’s Tillson Street
Macomb Daily, 10/24/16

People are dying to live on Tillson Street, especially around Halloween
Macomb Daily, 10/23/16

Mt. Clemens native Misty Lee hangs with Houdini, Princess Leia, Spidey
Detroit Free Press, 10/22/16

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Macomb Biz in the News
The creepiest things to do in Macomb County
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 10/20/16

Clinton Township facility one of only places in world where Cryogenics could bring life after death
WXYZ, 10/18/16

Sanders, Old Nation Brewing to launch Bumpy Cake Ale
The Detroit News, 10/19/16

Get ready for Sanders Bumpy Cake Beer
MLive, 10/19/16

Sanders Bumpy Cake beer is coming!
WXYZ, 10/19/16

Inclusively Fit brings fun and exercise to special needs individuals
Macomb Daily, 10/19/16

Masquerade party and artist opening
Macomb Daily, 10/19/16

US DEPT OF ENERGY SPONSORS FLASH BAINITE RESEARCH
Automation Alley (press release), 10/19/16

Whitney reopens for lunch | Buscemi’s brings back Detroit pizza | Chili cook-off at zoo | Halloween-inspired wine tasting
Crain’s Detroit Business, 10/20/16

Rochester women make donation to Macomb County’s Turning Point
Macomb Daily, 10/19/16

Opportunities
e-Commerce Optimization: What to Include on Your Website
Corp!, 10/20/16

Embrace Change and See Your Company Grow
Corp!, 10/20/16

Industry Trends
Pure Michigan campaign celebrates craft beer industry
Crain’s Detroit Business, 10/20/16

Cyber security threats getting less easy to ignore
Detroit Free Press, 10/19/16

Government in Action
Macomb County courthouse garage demolition is underway
Macomb Daily, 10/20/16

Department of Roads budget reveals 2016-17 projects
C&G News, 10/19/16

Council agrees to franchise fees with AT&T, with conditions
C&G News, 10/19/16

Utica forms committee aimed at tackling marijuana question
C&G News, 10/19/16

Make Macomb Your Home
Utica seeks volunteers for 200th birthday bash next summer
C&G News, 10/19/16

Fall, Halloween train rides offered
C&G News, 10/19/16

Community Spotlight
Macomb Daily, 10/19/16

9 Ways to enjoy the weekend in Metro Detroit
Metromode, 10/20/16

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

The Department in the News
Macomb County PED Deputy Director Vicky Rad elected president of Women in Defense Michigan chapter
The Peninsula, 10/19/16

Macomb Biz in the News
Find classic fall fun and fare at Miller’s Big Red
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 10/18/16

Cadillacs now for sale in Warren Civic Center
C&G News, 10/17/16

VECTORFORM, FORI AUTOMATION, QUIPZOR, HOSCO FITTINGS AND MICHIGAN APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM PLUS RECEIVE TOP HONORS AT AUTOMATION ALLEY’S 16TH ANNUAL AWARDS GALA
Automation Alley (press release), 10/18/16

Comerica set to close 16 bank branches in Michigan
Detroit Free Press, 10/18/16

Photos: A look inside eight model homes showcased at Homerama
MLIve, 10/17/16

Opportunities
Can Your Business Survive HR’s Perfect Storm?
News to Know, 10/17/16

A Half-Day Event to Prepare Business Buyers and Sellers for Success
News to Know, 10/19/16

Industry Trends
STERLING HEIHTS REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ENDORSES VOTE YES FOR REGIONAL TRANSIT PROPOSAL
Automation Alley (press release), 10/18/16

Government in Action
New tech will speed up car crash investigations
C&G News, 10/18/16

Ground broken on $3M EMS facility in Richmond Township
The Voice, 10/19/16

Sterling residents invited to get their Fix with new app
C&G News, 10/17/16

Sterling Fix-It: City launches app to connect with residents
Source Newspapers, 10/18/16

Clerks recommend that those who can, vote absentee
C&G News, 10/18/16

Stebanow announces funding for Michigan agriculture
WLUC-TV, 10/18/16

Make Macomb Your Home
Big Bird Run to return next month
C&G News, 10/17/16

Halloween coming to Veterans Memorial Park Oct. 30
C&G News, 10/18/16

Zombies to invade Warren
C&G News, 10/17/16

Terror on Tillson brings thousands to Romeo 
Detroit Metro Times, 10/19/16

State’s tallest flagpole unveiled in New Baltimore
The Voice, 10/18/16

Friends of Foster Kids to hold fundraiser dinner
Source Newspapers, 10/18/16

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

The Department in the News
Teamwork brings irrigation system to April’s Garden in Armada
The Voice, 10/15/16

MACOMB COUNTY ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT LEADER TAKES REIGNS AS WID PRESIDENT
Automation Alley (press release), 10/17/16

Macomb Biz in the News
New Prestige Cadillac Facility First in Country to Participate in Image Program
DBusiness, 10/14/16

Fraser Real Estate Technology Company Partners on New Platform
DBusiness, 10/14/16

Moceri to build homes in Maple Lane area
C&G News, 10/15/16

2016 Automation Alley award winners revealed in Detroit
MLive, 10/14/16

Sterling Heights Regional Chamber announces new members
Source Newspapers, 10/14/16

FLASH® BAINITE GRANTED 2ND CANADIAN PATENT – MAKING AUTOMOTIVE STAMPINGS 33-50% LIGHTER AT LOWER COST
Automation Alley, 10/17/16

Elite Mr. Alan’s to invest $15 million in expansion, open 7 more stores in Michigan
Crain’s Detroit Business, 10/17/16

Achatz Pies offers decorative Clinton, Trump pie faces
Macomb Daily, 10/17/16

Industry Trends
Michigan Cyber Security Education Program Launches
DBusiness, 10/17/16

That pilot in the cockpit may someday be a robot
Macomb Daily, 10/18/16

Government in Action
Sterling deal could pay Warren for aquatic amenity access
C&G News, 10/14/16

Make Macomb Your Home
Art migrates to Harrison Township
C&G News, 10/15/16

McKinley Barrier-Free Park gets grant from Community Foundation and Detroit Auto Dealers Association
Macomb Daily, 10/17/16

Comedy & Cocktails fundraising event at Macomb Community College campus in Warren Friday
Macomb Daily, 10/17/16

Friday, October 14, 2016

The Department in the News
Video: Students learn about plastics at Manufacturing Day
Plastics News, 10/13/16

Macomb Biz in the News
Discover Michigan: Fall brings a bounty of agritourism options
C&G News, 10/13/16

Romeo Wendy’s to sponsor first annual First Responder Day
Source Newspapers, 10/14/16

Make Macomb Your Home
Macomb County’s Weekly Top 5
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 10/13/16

Harvest Festival celebrates fall season in New Baltimore
The Voice, 10/12/16

‘Fashion Through the Decades’ show coming to Chesterfield Township
The Voice, 10/10/16

‘Lost Towns of Eastern Michigan’
Source Newspapers, 10/14/16

Briefly: Get ready to ‘groove’ at the Sterling Heights library
Source Newspapers, 10/14/16

Tickets still available for MCREST Good Samaritan Awards Fundraiser
Macomb Daily, 10/13/16

The Friday 5 — Oct. 14-16
C&G News, 10/13/16

Best of the rest: More fun things to do Oct. 13-19
Detroit Free Press, 10/13/16

DIA Away mobile trailer will be making its way to Sterling Heights this month
Source Newspapers, 10/13/16

For Detroit Zoo animals, Smashing Pumpkins event is fun and healthy
Detroit Free Press, 10/12/16

Thursday, October 13, 2016

The Department in the News
MFG DAY IN MACOMB COUNTY
Advancing Macomb (blog), 10/13/16

Macomb Biz in the News
IN SEARCH OF TECH
Advancing Macomb (blog), 10/13/16

General Dynamics Sterling Heights facility awarded $508 million contract for Stryker
Macomb Daily, 10/12/16

Boat sales require special approval for Nautical Mile
C&G News, 10/12/16

Restaurant denied liquor license
C&G News, 10/12/16

Industry Trends
Paying less at the pump primes state economy
Detroit Free Press, 10/8/16

Cybersecurity Isn’t Just the IT Department’s Job
Corp!, 10/13/16

Government in Action
County partners with fitness app to encourage exercise
C&G News, 10/12/16

Electronic deed recording gets an online boost
C&G News, 10/12/16

Meals on Wheels seeks more funding
C&G News, 10/12/16

Sheriff’s deputy earns MADD award
C&G News, 10/12/16

MISD to host special education fair Saturday
Macomb Daily, 10/12/16

Septic system workshop offered
Macomb Daily, 10/12/16

Neighborhood revitalization plan advances in scope
C&G News, 10/12/16

Township hires agent to sell township-owned residential lots
C&G News, 10/12/16

Contractor hired to start senior center construction
C&G News, 10/12/16

Eastpointe to do smoke testing in northeast section of city
C&G News, 10/12/16

Make Macomb Your Home
Center Line nets grant for kids activities at festival
C&G News, 10/12/16

Parks and Recreation department celebrates fall schedule
C&G News, 10/12/16

Have no fear: Sterling Frights to return
C&G News, 10/11/16

Warren officially salutes its ties to the USO
C&G News, 10/12/16

10 Ways to enjoy the weekend in Metro Detroit
Metromode, 10/13/16

Macomb County bike drive off to a solid start
Metromode, 10/13/16

Metro Detroit woman makes Top 10 on ‘Live with Kelly’
Detroit Free Press, 10/12/16