Celebrating local business

Celebrating local business

Colton Alsup cuts the ribbon to signify Hailey James Exchange Consignment and Boutique, owned by his mother Becky Alsup, at the August 25 event at 7095 Dixie Highway. Photo by Matt Mackinder

MORC in Clarkston

Macomb-Oakland Regional Center, Inc. (MORC), last week announced the opening of its North Oakland office located at 6770 Dixie Highway, Suite 200. MORC is a human services agency that provides long-term care supports to individuals with intellectual disabilities and the elderly in Southeast Michigan. For more information, call 248-276-8000.

More senior living on the way

Comfort Care Senior Living has announced the development and grand opening of Clarkston Comfort Care, a new 49-unit assisted living and memory care community located at 5850 White Lake Road, just south of Dixie Highway. The community will bring in more than 100 jobs during construction and 50 new jobs to provide assisted living and […]

Art in the Village returning with makeover

Art in the Village returning with makeover

After taking last year off because of COVID-19, Clarkston’s Art in the Village returns Sept. 18-19 with a new look and attitude designed to engage a greater variety of shoppers. Local pop-up shops with vintage and unique décor, wearables, and fresh food will join new and returning artisans in Depot Park. “When we had to […]

SALTA with scissors

SALTA with scissors

Dr. Fabrizio Di Noto, middle with scissors, cuts the ceremonial ribbon for SALTA Direct Primary Care, located in Clarkston at 6483 Citation Drive, Suite B. The ribbon cutting was hosted by the Clarkston Chamber of Commerce last Tuesday afternoon, July 27. Photo by Matt Mackinder

State rep disappointed with small business aid vetoes

State Rep. Andrea Schroeder last week expressed disappointment with Gov. Gretchen Whitmer’s vetoes of small business relief that would have helped job providers rebuild, reopen, and get back on their feet. “Small businesses across Michigan suffered when they were forced to close their doors for more than 15 months during the state’s lockdown,” said Schroeder, […]

New salon proud to call Clarkston home, will be unique one-stop shop

BY MATT MACKINDER Clarkston News Editor Cosmo Salon Studios is new to town and isn’t your typical salon, according to Bianca Bering, the salon’s creative manager. “We offer beauty professionals the freedom and advantages of owning their own business without the high upfront costs or risks associated with opening a traditional salon,” said Bering. “We […]

Floating in Clarkston

Floating in Clarkston

Stephanie Benson, owner of Float Clarkston, cuts the ceremonial ribbon, July 22, to signify the business’ place in the community and membership in the Clarkston Chamber of Commerce. The full-service float therapy health spa is located at 7126 Sashabaw Road. Photo by Matt Mackinder

New McLaren COO boasts Clarkston flavor

New McLaren COO boasts Clarkston flavor

Earlier this month, Clarkston resident Chad Grant was named the position of executive vice president and chief operating officer for McLaren Health Care. Prior to this promotion, Grant was the president of McLaren’s Central Region directing the hospital operations of McLaren Flint, McLaren Greater Lansing and McLaren Lapeer Region. In this new role, Grant will […]

Distinguished dealership award for Bowman

Distinguished dealership award for Bowman

General Motors has named Clarkston’s Bowman Chevrolet a distinguished 2020 Chevrolet Dealer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year. Only 60 of the more than 3,000 Chevy dealers nationwide were selected to receive the award based on exceptional performance in sales, service and customer satisfaction. According to GM, selected dealers demonstrated long-term commitment to […]