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Big Beaver Shuttle Makes Last Run

On Friday, June 28, the Big Beaver Shuttle service will run for the last time. The program was discontinued and funds for this service will be redirected to enhance transportation services for seniors and people with disabilities.


Sign Students up for MiCareerQuest Southeast

The region’s largest interactive career exploration event for high school students is coming this fall.

Students will experience a broad range of exciting, rewarding career opportunities to help them prepare for their futures.

Thousands of high school students from Oakland, Macomb, Monroe, Wayne, Washtenaw and Livingston counties meet with working professionals who have built successful careers in a variety of fields. In addition, young people will have the opportunity to touch, feel and work with the equipment, tools and technology used by people every day in a broad range of in-demand jobs. The goal is to connect classroom learning with real-world jobs and their requirements. Students also will discover engaging workplace opportunities, such as internships, job shadowing and more.

The event takes place on Nov. 8, at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi.  If your business is interested in participating, please click here for more information.

Troy Farmers Market Starts Up on June 21

The second season of the Troy Farmers Market starts Friday, June 21, from 2 to 6 p.m. in the Troy Library Parking Lot at 510 W. Big Beaver Road.

Every Friday through Sept. 27, get fresh, seasonal, local Michigan-grown fruits and vegetables, herbs, meats and more. Market goers can also enjoy weekly musical entertainment, children’s activities and giveaways.

Visit for up-to-date information.

Save the Date for the 12th Annual Troy Traffic Jam Car Show

Sunday, Aug. 4, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Columbia Center
201 W. Big Beaver Road

Car buffs, save the date for the Troy Traffic Jam Car show. The event features more than 250 classic cars, hot rods, muscle cars and specialty vehicles. Enjoy children’s crafts, music and plenty of great food available for purchase. Register your restored, modified or original vehicles at or onsite for $20 per vehicle.

Rebecca Calappi

Rebecca Calappi

City News Editor
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