Thursday, March 30, 2017

The Department in the News
FINAL DAYS to pre-order for the Spring Tree, Shrub and Plant Sale!
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 3/30/17

Macomb Biz in the News
Macomb food entrepreneur lays groundwork for growth
Macomb Business Blog, 3/29/17

Report says Ford to unveil major investment at Romeo Engine Plant
Macomb Daily, 3//27/17

Ford to Invest $1.2B in Three Michigan Facilities, Includes New Ranger and Bronco
DBusiness, 3/28/17

Ford ups investment in Michigan plants by $350M
The Detroit News, 3/27/17

Ford to invest $1.2 billion in Michigan plants
Detroit Free Press, 3/28/17

Clean Planet Foods in Clinton Township Names New President
DBusiness, 3/27/17

Weingartz Supply, Ball Equipment to combine e-commerce operations
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/27/17

Weingartz and Ball Equipment Announce Joint E-Commerce Venture
DBusiness, 3/28/17

Microbreweries setting sail in St. Clair Shores
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/23/17

DETROIT AGENCY RELEASES NEW GUIDE: INTERNET MARKETING FOR MANUFACTURING COMPANIES
Automation Alley (press release), 3/28/17

STOWE CARGO SYSTEMS RETAINS AQABA TECHNOLOGIES FOR SEARCH MARKETING.
Automation Alley (press release), 3/29/17

MACOMB FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES 2017 ATHENA NOMINEES
Automation Alley (press release), 3/23/17

Opportunities
Anchor Bay Chamber extends outreach efforts
The Voice, 3/26/17

THE MACOMB-OU INCUBATOR EDUCATES ENTREPRENEURS ON STATE OF MICHIGAN PROGRAMS
Automation Alley (press release), 3/28/17

THE MACOMB-OU INCUBATOR LAUNCHES CROWDFUNDING CAMPAIGN TO ENCOURAGE TECHNOLOGY INNOVATION
Automation Alley (press release), 3/23/17

THE ART OF NETWORKING
Automation Alley (press release), 3/23/17

ISRAEL DEFENSE MISSION RECEPTION AT ANDIAMO’S
Automation Alley (press release), 3/28/17

Global Detroit Summit to Address Immigrant Potential
DBusiness, 3/29/17

Army’s tank center looks to auto industry for help
The Detroit News, 3/29/17

U.S. Army Seeking New Technology Partners for Combat Vehicle Prototype
DBusiness, 3/23/17

Art Van seeking nonprofit groups for fundraising competition
Detroit Free Press, 3/27/17

SEMCOG event to feature transportation technology presentations
Macomb Daily, 3/28/17

Industry Trends
Report: Solar Jobs in Michigan Increase as Communities Benefit From Alternative Energy
DBusiness, 3/28/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Macomb County has places to go during spring break
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 3/29/17

OneMacomb
Selfridge salutes creators of ‘nose art’ for its planes
The Detroit News, 3/28/17

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Thursday, March 23, 2017

Macomb Biz in the News
$1 billion investment by GM gives Warren the region’s highest industrial property values
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/23/17

Duluth Trading Co. to open first Michigan stores in Macomb, Oakland counties
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/22/17

Duluth Trading Co. set to open 1st Michigan store
Detroit Free Press, 3/21/17

Hotts Spots: More breweries headed to St. Clair Shores
Macomb Daily, 3/22/17

Take the work out of finding a work vehicle
C&G News, 3/22/17

Sowing the seeds of summer
C&G News, 3/22/17

Packard Proving Grounds wedding show to feature four seasons theme
C&G News, 3/22/17

Industry Trends
No More Free Ride: Uber and Lyft Now Regulated Under State Law
DBusiness, 3/22/17

Government in Action
House approves $3 million for Fraser sinkhole
Macomb Daily, 3/23/17

Shelby planners were busy in 2016
C&G News, 3/22/17

Meeting highlights future township work
C&G News, 3/22/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Macomb County libraries provide bookmarks in childhood reading (Part 3)
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 3/23/17

Macomb DPW honors students who contribute to county art projects
Macomb Daily, 3/23/17

Go Ape! Zipline and Treetop Adventure to be added to Stony Creek
Source Newspapers, 3/22/17

Preparations underway for Eastpointe Memorial Day Parade
C&G News, 3/22/17

Friends of the Eastpointe Memorial Library to celebrate 30th anniversary
C&G News, 3/22/17

Table set for ‘Taste of Hope’ as Summerfest transitions
C&G News, 3/22/17

Antique appraisal coming to Blossom Heath Inn
C&G News, 3/22/17

OneMacomb
Selfridge Military Museum and Air Park open April 1
Macomb Daily, 3/22/17

Dr. Seuss classics to be performed March 24-25
C&G News, 3/22/17

DIA Inside|Out to return to SCS this summer
C&G News, 3/22/17

Tickets on sale
The Detroit News, 3/22/17

Wednesday, March 22, 2017

Macomb Biz in the News
Commission approves revamped boat launch, restaurant at Stony Creek
Source Newspapers, 3/22/17

Board approves 16,000-square-foot expansion of DTE center
C&G News, 3/21/17

SERAPID TO EXHIBIT AT THE AIA NATIONAL CONVENTION IN ORLANDO
Automation Alley (press release), 3/21/17

Joe Muer Seafood owner sues Muer cousin to stop using family name
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/21/17

Opportunities
MEDC, NEI launch $4.2 million fund for tech startups
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/21/17

Government in Action
County board authorizes bonding for sinkhole
C&G News, 3/21/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Ex-Poison frontman Bret Michaels to headline Sterlingfest 2017
Macomb Daily, 3/21/17

10 Amazing Flea Markets In Michigan You Absolutely Have To Visit
Only In Your State, 3/20/17

20 farmers markets every Detroiter should visit this summer
Detroit Metro Times, 3/20/17

OneMacomb
‘Grease’ is the word
C&G News, 3/21/17

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Department in the News
It’s time to think spring! The Spring 2017 Tree, Shrub and Plant Sale has begun!
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 3/21/17

SME Education Foundation’s PRIME program fills skills gap
Macomb Business Blog, 3/17/17

Macomb Biz in the News
Chesterfield Township CEO wins National Association of Women Business Owners’ award
Macomb Daily, 3/20/17

Mergers, acquisitions and new contracts across metro Detroit
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/19/17

Mount Clemens magic shop revives Easter Bunny event
Macomb Daily, 3/20/17

New look at St. Clair Shores Burger King
Macomb Daily, 3/18/17

Government in Action
Enhanced 911 starts at Macomb Sheriff’s dispatch center
Macomb Daily, 3/17/17

Macomb County official named to child lead exposure panel
Macomb Daily, 3/21/17

Hall Road reconstruction project begins
C&G News, 3/17/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Briefly around Sterling Heights, Romeo, Utica and Shelby, Washington and Bruce townships
Source Newspapers, 3/16/17

Macomb Community College dedicates new Veteran and Military Services office
Macomb Daily, 3/21/17

OneMacomb
Sterlingfest art show will include works by children
Macomb Daily, 3/21/17

Grant will support Macomb Symphony Orchestra’s youth education concerts
Macomb Daily, 3/21/17

Friday, March 17, 2017

The Department in the News
How defense spending could boost Detroit suburbs
Detroit Free Press, 3/16/17

Industry Trends
3 tech startups win $25,000 each               
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/16/17

Government in Action
Average cost to each household in 11 communities for Fraser sewer collapse may be $55 a year for 25 years
Macomb Daily, 3/16/17

Make Macomb Your Home
The Friday 5 — March 17-19
C&G News, 3/16/17

MCC finalizes appointment of James Sawyer as new president
Macomb Daily, 3/16/17

Macomb Community College to pay new president $225,000 per year
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/16/17

Thursday, March 16, 2017

The Department in the News
County promotes tree sales ahead of Freedom Hill event
C&G News, 3/15/17

Innovate Mound names executive committee
Macomb Daily, 3/15/17

Macomb Biz in the News
Automotive company expanding in township
C&G News, 3/15/17

St. Patrick’s Day: A list of the best Irish celebrations in Macomb County!
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 3/15/17

O’Vintage House carries on the St. Patrick’s Day tradition of O’Hara’s
Macomb Daily, 3/15/17

Hotts Spots: Bars, banquet halls and breweries ready for St. Patrick’s Day
Macomb Daily, 3/15/17

Medallion event for Henry Ford Macomb’s surgical services raises thousands
Macomb Daily, 3/15/17

Opportunities
Employer registration open for MCC and city of Warren job fair
Macomb Daily, 3/15/17

ACCESS to host job fair March 29
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/16/17

USDA offers grants for farmland conservation solutions
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/15/17

Startups sought to pitch at Google Demo Day
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/15/17

Roseville seeking ‘Pavilion @ Utica Junction’ competition entrants
C&G News, 3/15/17

Adopt-A-Flowerbed program seeks volunteers
C&G News, 3/15/17

Industry Trends
Survey: Business leaders’ optimism remains high
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/15/17

Government in Action
Companies could earn back portion of Michigan income tax under proposed state incentive
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/16/17

Local leaders talk mobility center with Trump, but not potential funding
Crain’s Detroit News, 3/15/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Macomb County libraries provide bookmarks in childhood reading (Part 2)
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 3/16/17

Romeo’s St. Baldrick’s event remains one of nation’s most successful
Source Newspapers, 3/16/17

8 ways to enjoy the weekend
Metromode, 3/16/17

Community Spotlight
Macomb Daily, 3/15/17

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

Macomb Biz in the News
Truck Month means a truckload of Chevy deals
C&G News, 3/15/17

Industry Trends
Video: GM CEO Mary Barra On TODAY In Segment About Women And Leadership
Daily Detroit, 3/13/17

Fiat Chrysler merger looming?
Detroit Free Press, 3/14/17

Government in Action
National Weather Service to offer SKYWARN training
Macomb Daily, 3/14/17

Miller appointed to Great Lakes Commission
C&G News, 3/15/17

Board approves MDOT contract for Hall Road enhancements
C&G News, 3/15/17

Shelby approves agreements for M-59 enhancements
C&G News, 3/15/17

Basement backup prevention plan evaluated
C&G News, 3/15/17

Household hazardous waste event set for April 8
Macomb Daily, 3/14/17

Perna uses town hall to emphasize importance of item management
U.S. Army TACOM LCMC Community Report, 3/10/17

Whicker appointed to lead U.S. Army TACOM’s logistics center
U.S. Army TACOM LCMC Community Report, 3/10/17

Crash test dummies help TARDEC mitigate blast injuries
U.S. Army TACOM LCMC Community Report, 3/10/17

Army showcases stealthy, hydrogen fuel cell vehicle
U.S. Army TACOM LCMC Community Report, 3/10/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Making girls feel beautiful, inside and out
C&G News, 3/15/17

Clydesdale visits Chesterfield Township senior community
The Voice, 3/14/17

OneMacomb
‘Footloose’ grooves its way toward the dance floor
C&G News, 3/15/17

Chippewa Valley drama group ready for ‘Clue’
C&G News, 3/15/17