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

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

The Department in the News
Spring tree, shrub, plant sale in full bloom
The Voice, 3/12/17

Income by ZIP codes for Macomb County
Macomb Daily, 3/13/17

Macomb Biz in the News
Jazzercise launches local GirlForce campaign
C&G News, 3/14/17

Mergers, acquisitions and new contracts across metro Detroit
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/12/17

Pi Day means pizza, pie bargains in metro Detroit
Detroit Free Press, 3/13/17

Opportunities
STATE OF THE COMMUNITY SERIES CONTINUES WITH MACOMB TOWNSHIP ON MAR. 31
Automation Alley (press release), 3/13/17

Amazon, Whole Foods, Microsoft Executives to Headline Annual Positive Business Conference at U-M Ross School of Business
DBusiness, 3/13/17

Foundation’s loans give women entrepreneurs a boost
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/12/17

Industry Trends
Ford Leads Suppliers to Showcase Green Practices
DBusiness, 3/13/17

Government in Action
T-shirt sale/fundraiser for Meals on Wheels
Macomb Daily, 3/14/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Michigan Vietnam Veteran display to be housed in Clinton Twp. library
Macomb Daily, 3/12/17

Exhibit explores the stories of Michigan
C&G News, 3/14/17

Mount Clemens to host first-ever 2-day St. Patrick’s Day bash
Macomb Daily, 3/12/17

OneMacomb
Detroit Arsenal of Democracy Museum moving to Warren
C&G News, 3/13/17

Friday, March 10, 2017

Macomb Biz in the News
Washington Township board rejects bids for land deal
Source Newspapers, 3/10/17

New Technology Helps Michigan Real Estate Companies Manage Data Entry
DBusiness, 3/10/17

Industry Trends
Ann Marie’s All Stars: Miranda Rumfelt
WXYZ, 3/9/17

Meijer, Shipt to roll out delivery services across select Midwest markets
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/9/17

Government in Action
More than 60 warming centers open across Michigan
Detroit Free Press, 3/9/17

Traffic signals being restored following wind storm
Macomb Daily, 3/10/17

OneMacomb
DIA acquires African American artwork
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/10/17

Thursday, March 9, 2017

Macomb Biz in the News
Township approves new 57-home development
C&G News, 3/8/17

Jimmy John’s Field adds more premium seating
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/8/17

Michigan Celebrates Food and Agriculture Gala brings out the best in the industry
Corp!, 3/9/17

China’s Wanfeng eyes U.S. acquisitions amid trade tensions
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/9/17

Habitat for Humanity affiliates rehab their business models
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/5/17

UHY ADVISORS RETURNS TO TEXAS MARKET
Automation Alley (press release), 3/8/17

Mayor honors parade sponsor
C&G News, 3/8/17

Opportunities
Defense Manufacturing Assistance Program offers tools for sales success
Macomb Business Blog, 3/9/17

U.S.-Mexico Chamber relaunches Detroit chapter
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/8/17

Industry Trends
DEFENSE SECTOR OUTLOOK FOR 2017
Automation Alley (blog), 3/8/17

Kernel of an idea grows into family popcorn business under Michigan Cottage Food Law
Metromode, 3/8/17

Hunters bring billions to Michigan’s economy each year
Detroit Free Press, 3/4/17

New Partnership Expands Manufacturing Opportunities for High Schoolers
DBusiness, 3/8/17

Government in Action
Repairs from Michigan sinkhole to take until Thanksgiving
Crain’s Detroit Business, 3/8/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Macomb County libraries provide bookmarks in childhood reading
The Make Macomb Your Home Blog, 3/9/17

Lucky Leprechaun 5K blitzes back to Utica
C&G News, 3/8/17

Local charity helps people in need with Christmas
C&G News, 3/8/17

Community Spotlight
Macomb Daily, 3/8/17

OneMacomb
Tickets on sale March 9-15: Concerts and more
Detroit Free Press, 3/9/17

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Macomb Biz in the News
Dana Incorporated marks purchase of U.S. Manufacturing at former Army Tank Plant in Warren
Macomb Daily, 3/7/17

Video: Business Journal: Play-Place for Autistic Children
SHTV1, 3/6/17

STERLING HEIGHTS REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE ANNOUNCES 21 BUSINESSES JOINED THEIR ORGANIZATION DURING THIS PAST MONTH OF FEBRUARY
Automation Alley (press release), 3/7/17

Government in Action
MSP bomb squad robot will be used to ‘look’ at contents of sinkhole-impacted homes
Macomb Daily, 3/7/17

Sinkhole draws more attention toward stormwater management in Clinton River watershed
C&G News, 3/6/17

Miller appointed to Great Lakes Commission
Macomb Daily, 3/8/17

Miller appointed to Great Lakes Commission
The Detroit News, 3/7/17

Public Works Office leases property for $1/month
C&G News, 3/6/17

Eastpointe reduces retiree health care costs
Macomb Daily, 3/7/17

Make Macomb Your Home
Clinton-Macomb library celebrates 25 years
Macomb Daily, 3/7/17

Roseville Public Library to host program on Victorian-era undergarments
C&G News, 3/7/17

St. Baldrick’s head-shaving event set for March 11 in Romeo
Macomb Daily, 3/7/17

Local man takes two first-place awards at Autorama
C&G News, 3/7/17

OneMacomb
Warren leases park for Arsenal of Democracy Museum
Macomb Daily, 3/7/17

Hotts Spots: 7 things to know about nightclub performer Dal Bouey
Macomb Daily, 3/8/17

Detroit Institute of Arts seeks public input for makeover of contemporary art galleries
Macomb Daily, 3/7/17