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Novi father after Covid-19: ‘Just happy to be alive’
He survived long odds to beat COVID-19 while on a ventilator for a full month, but defeating the virus has only been the beginning of this Novi father and husband’s “odyssey, ... read more
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Take part in a virtual Vet Science Camp August 10-14
Spend time exploring the Tollgate bar and pastures virtually while also investigating ... read more
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Lord & Taylor at Twelve Oaks set to close
Lord & Taylor, of one of the nation's oldest department store chains, has started ... read more
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Novi non-profit helps students pursue STEM careers
The COVID-19 pandemic has made it difficult for students to find resources and information ... read more
Find out how your tax dollar works for you
Ever wondered how the City budget process worked and where your tax money goes? We have you ... read more
Pickleball courts coming to Wildlife Woods Park
Approval to construct pickleball courts at Wildlife Woods Park was one of the highlights of ... read more
Join MSU Tollgate for a virtual backyard camp-out
You are invited to be a part of Tollgate Farm's virtual backyard camp-out! Gather your s ... read more
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NCSD talks plans for school amid a pandemic
We have already seen students participating in athletic programs and summer school diagnosed ... read more
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Stolen puppies returned to owners
It was a wild and crazy weekend for some Lansing dog owners who chose the Twelve Oaks Mall ... read more
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Safety is top priority at Beck Road KinderCare
KinderCare has been the leader of health and safety throughout the child care industry since ... read more
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Vibe Credit Union plans expansion of headquarters
A Novi credit union plans to expand its footprint along 12 Mile Road. Vibe Credit Union ... read more
Take part in a Virtual Outdoor Adventure Camp next week
This is the summer to develop resiliency and wilderness skills with MSU Tollgate Farm's ... read more
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NCSD hires new Assistant Superintendent of ...
The Novi Community School District is pleased to announce the appointment of Gregory McIntyre ... read more
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NCSD releases fall plans for returning to school
What in-person school will look like in Novi in the fall is becoming more clear &mdash ... read more
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MARTIN hosting Drive-up Job Fair on Thursday
MARTIN Technologies is hosting a Drive-up Job Fair on Thursday, July 23, from 9:30am-noon at ... read more
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Rapid Robots come together to help the community
The Rapid Robots FIRST Tech Challenge team was coming off a successful inaugural season ... read more
What to expect leading up to the August election
The staff in the office of the Novi City Clerk has almost 50 years of combined  ... read more
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Outstanding views, food await diners at Driftwood
"It doesn't get any better than a sunset across the lake.” For Charles ... read more
Novi Parks, Library excited about safe return
They’re back!!! Actually, they never really left, but these last few months – when ... read more
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Ascension's guide to a fun & safe summer
It’s hard to top summertime in Michigan…even in the midst of a worldwide pandemic. ... read more
Sign up to play with the Novi Parks Soccer Club
The deadline to join a team in the Novi Parks Soccer Club is fast approaching. Registration is ... read more
Michigan State Fair to go virtual this summer
One of the area's many late-summer attractions, the Michigan State Fair announced Friday it ... read more
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Open state House seats set up competitive primary races
Oakland County has been shifting Democratic, and that shift, along with the impact of term ... read more
Emagine Novi offering drive-in movies this weekend
Emagine Entertainment will be showing the stars under stars in Novi starting this weekend. read more
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Gerdom Realty & Investment looks out for you
Gerdom Realty & Investment, located conveniently at Grand River Avenue & Novi Road, is ... read more
Novi Library hosting 'Talking Racism' series
Throughout the month of July, the Novi Public Library will host a special series on racism ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm lecture series on race, food and ...
As a part of MSU Tollgate Farm’s reoccurring lecture series, Evenings in the Garden, we ... read more
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NCSD rolls out online registration on August 3
The Novi Community School District will use an Online Annual Registration system, via the ... read more
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Novi man volunteers to test potential COVID-19 vaccine
There are 22 coronavirus vaccines currently in human clinical trials. The people who ... read more
NYA offers COVID emergency grants to families
Novi Youth Assistance has launched an emergency grant program to help families impacted by COVID-19. read more
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Student inventors take home top honors
Novi sixth-graders Samvith Mahesh, Anik, Roy, Anushka Roy and Raima Saha took ... read more
Support NEF by playing in Aug. 16 Cornhole Tournament
Throw some bags and help raise money for students! The Novi Educational Foundation (NEF ... read more
Here's what happened at the July 6 Council meeting
It was another productive meeting for City Council on July 6 as they added work to both the ... read more
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Texas Roadhouse set to open at Adell Center
Novi's newest commercial development is poised to begin opening next month after weather ... read more
Emagine Novi plans temporary drive-in theater at ...
Can't wait to return to the movies? Neither can Paul Glantz. read more
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Harwell named Public Safety Employee of the Month
Novi Police Officer Alisa Harwell was recognized as the May 2020 Novi Public Safety Employee of ... read more
City launches new 'Now You Novi' podcast
The City of Novi continues to enhance its communication efforts with the recent launch of the ... read more
City no longer providing in-person dog licenses
In an effort to adhere to social distancing requirements and reduce wait times at the Treasurer ... read more
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County providing relief to renters, homeowners
Oakland County renters and homeowners significantly impacted by the coronavirus pandemic have ... read more
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Baronette, Toasted Oak Grill & Market now open
The Renaissance Baronette Detroit-Novi Hotel reopened on Wednesday, July 1, along with its ... read more
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Novi, Walled Lake superintendents react to school plan
Superintendents in Novi and Walled Lake are both happy with the requirements and ... read more
Better Roads Ahead weekly road construction update
Every week our buddy BRAD heads out to check on the status of road construction projects ... read more
Residents asked to adhere to lawn watering ordinance
We appreciate the excellent cooperation our citizens have given us in the past in adhering to ... read more
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Hexagon to expand in Novi, add 50 high-tech jobs
Hexagon, a global leader in software and autonomous solutions is expanding in Novi, adding 50 ... read more
Watch the sunset over Walled Lake
MLive went live from Pavilion Shore Park on Sunday night to watch the sunset over Walled Lake. read more
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Learn about the changes at Guernsey Farms Dairy
Mayor Bob Gatt and Director of Communications Sheryl Walsh-Molloy stopped by Guernsey Farms ... read more
Check out the new Tim Pope Memorial Playground
Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services is ramping up programming and is eager to get ... read more
Take advantage of no-contact ways to pay your taxes

The 2020 Summer Property Tax bills are being mailed the first week of July. If you have not ... read more

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Novi man jailed in Russia won't appeal
Paul Whelan, a Novi man who was convicted of spying in Moscow last week in a case criticized by ... read more
Join MSU Tollgate Farm for a virtual summer adventure
Although we are deeply saddened with the idea that we won't have any campers at MSU ... read more
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Novi's Ben Smith returns to competitive golf at ...
The last time Ben Smith played a competitive round of golf was in early March in Las Vegas. If ... read more
After the Gavel recap from June 15 Council meeting
Our longest Novi City Council meeting on Zoom took place Monday & City Manager Peter ... read more
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WXYZ Senior Salutes: Novi High School's Kaitlyn Steele
Novi High School's Kaitlyn Steele was a news anchor in the school's TV program, and ... read more
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Novi's Fenchel named 2020 Gatorade Michigan Girls ...
Avery Fenchel might not have gotten the opportunity to lead the Novi Wildcats to a third ... read more
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Novi makes plans for in-person summer school
In Novi, the plan for summer school is to have two 10 day sessions that start on July 6. In ... read more
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Novi relaxes sign ordinance even more to help ...
Novi City Council continues to do its part to help our business community, approving a further ... read more
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Trio of officers named Public Safety Employee of ...
Due to their effort, determination, and dedication to the citizens of Novi and the staff of the ... read more
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Fans line up early for a taste of Chick-fil-A in Novi
Novi is now officially home to Chick-fil-A! The restaurant is celebrating its grand opening ... read more
Neighborhood road work ramps up this week
Road construction in Novi will be picking up this week as work is slated to begin on the ... read more
Lakeshore Park set to open in August
The enhancements at Lakeshore Park are back in motion after a lengthy delay due to the COVID-19 ... read more
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Twelve Oaks Pedatrics reopening prioritizes ...
It did not see a surge of COVID-19 patients, but Twelve Oaks Pediatrics faced financial and ... read more
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Catholic Central football back on the field
After months of Zoom calls and meetings, the Catholic Central football team returned to the ... read more
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Novi educators lead demonstrations for equality
Many educators say they have seen inequality in opportunity in our schools in Michigan and all ... read more
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Novi man gets 16-year sentence from Russian court
Paul Whelan, the Novi man held in Russia for nearly two years, has been sentenced to 16 years ... read more
Novi Civic Center to open for appointments
As we continue to work to safely reopen the Novi Civic Center, we are transitioning to ... read more
Novi distributes ReOpen Toolkits to small businesses
The City of Novi in partnership with Oakland County provided Novi's small businesses with ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm Virtual Stewards Summer ...
What is a steward? A steward is someone whose responsibility it is to take care of something ... read more
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Novi celebrates graduating class of two
A special parade in Novi Monday celebrated a graduating class of two. About 20 cars ... read more
Check out Novi High School's talented artists
The talent of our Novi High School students is typically on full display inside the Novi Civic ... read more
A look at the 2020 Road Construction season
Road construction season is officially here! Be sure to check out the video above that previews ... read more
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Guernsey Farms Dairy reopens updated facility
Guernsey Farms Dairy, located at 21300 Novi Road in Novi, reopened Wednesday after several ... read more
Novi plants 125 oak saplings in three parks
As part of its bicentennial celebration, Oakland County donated 5,000 oak saplings to not-for ... read more
Playgrounds in Novi are now open
Playgrounds in Novi - like the Tim Pope Memorial Play Structure that is pictured - are now ... read more
Share your COVID-19 stories with the Novi Library
Novi Library is creating a collection of reflections on this important historical moment for ... read more
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Businesses can add up to two additional signs
Novi City Council recently approved a resolution to allow businesses to add up to two ... read more
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Novi offering businesses opportunity to expand outside
Novi City Council recently approved a resolution - due to the COVID-19 pandemic - to allow ... read more
Novi Public Library plans phased reopening
The Novi Public Library has started planning the reopening phases for its building. Below is a ... read more
Novi awarded 'Project of the Year' for its ...
The Michigan Chapter of American Public Works Association awarded the City of Novi Project of ... read more
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ITC providing funding to mental health, substance ...
As the nation rallies to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, ITC Michigan is ... read more
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NOVI Energy teams with Meijer to helps families
The Northville Civic Concern is a charitable organization that supports area families in need ... read more
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Aramco Americas donates $100K to Gleaners
Aramco Americas, with a research center in Novi, is helping hungry families and addressing food ... read more
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Ascension Hospital to return surgeries, elective ...
After battling the coronavirus pandemic for nearly three months, Ascension Michigan hospitals ... read more
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Novi dentist prepared for new normal when they reopen
The staff at Smile Innovations on 14 Mile near Haggerty Road in Novi are getting ready to see ... read more
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Take a look inside Twelve Oaks Mall as it reopens
Twelve Oaks Mall reopened with limited hours and offerings Thursday after being closed for more ... read more
Novi's eSports Leagues kick off week of June 14
Novi Parks is calling all gamers! We are offering eSports Rec Leagues starting the week of June ... read more
Dance with Novi Parks through virtual classes
A few of our favorite dance classes are going virtual! Find more information and get registered ... read more
Novi Parks Soccer Club tryouts going virtual
Novi Parks Soccer Club is forming select level teams for the 2020-21 soccer year! Select teams ... read more
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Chick-fil-A to open Novi location on June 18
We finally know when the first Chick-fil-A in Novi will open for business. read more
Beyond Books: A new podcast by the Novi Public Library
The staff of the Novi Public Library have been hard at work creating a new podcast for library ... read more
Imagine your story for NPL's Summer Reading challenge
Can you imagine your story? Join NPL’s Summer Reading Challenge and imagine all the ... read more
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Visions Spa Salon preps for eventual re-opening
Visions Spa Salon is ready to re-open once they are given the green light from the state. And ... read more
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Twelve Oaks Mall to open on Thursday
One of the area's biggest shopping destinations plans to reopen its doors on a limited ... read more
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Alchile selling Bloody Mary to-go, offering up to ...
The owners of Alchile Mexican Grill and Bar say they have taken a hit, missing out on revenue ... read more
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Retired auto engineer dies of COVID-19 complications
Robert Charles Bazzell of Novi, an automotive executive who led projects around the globe died ... read more
Novi remembers the fallen on Memorial Day
Mayor Bob Gatt hosted a Memorial Day Ceremony earlier this morning to honor and remember all ... read more
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Oakland County to begin free COVID-19 testing all ...
Oakland County announced Wednesday it is expanding free drive-thru COVID-19 testing to include ... read more
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Woman accused in son's murder asks for in-person ...
A Chinese immigrant accused of killing her 2-year-old son was granted her fair representation ... read more
Check out the ways to enjoy Novi's parks safely
A beautiful weekend is on the horizon and everyone is surely eager to get outside and enjoy the ... read more
Drop-off available for Household Hazardous Waste
Novi residents can now drop-off Household Hazardous Waste at ERG Environmental Services in ... read more
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Oakland County MI Works! offering virtual workshops
Oakland County Michigan Works! has launched a series of virtual workshops for workers impacted ... read more
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Kulikowski named Public Safety Employee of the Month
Due to her effort, determination, and dedication to the citizens of Novi and the staff of the ... read more
Tune in Monday for Novi Memorial Day Ceremony
We hope you will make time to join us Monday as we go "live" at 9am on Facebook for ... read more
Novi's 2020 Water Quality Report available for review
The 2020 Water Quality Report (Consumer Confidence Report) is available for review at read more
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Novi restaurants using Facebook to connect with ...
Novi restaurant owners are finding new ways to engage with their community during a global ... read more
Run with us in the virtual Memorial Day Run
Novi Parks is calling all runners, walkers, and joggers to join us for the Novi Memorial Day ... read more
Join Novi Parks for a virtual fitness class
Novi Parks is happy to announce that they will be starting paid virtual fitness classes.
... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Volleyball passing
Coach Jo from Leisure Unlimited is back to show us how to properly pass the volleyball. Check ... read more
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Artist creates mural at Ascension Hospital to ...
The angel wing mural at Ascension Providence Hospital, Novi campus represents the strength of ... read more
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DCD senior wins $50K scholarship from Doritos
Caleb White, a senior from Detroit Catholic Central High School in Novi, was one of five high ... read more
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No timetable set for closing field hospital in Novi
Despite numbers of coronavirus patients showing signs of decreasing in southeast Michigan, ... read more
BRAD ready to start 2020 Road Construction season

The 2020 Road Construction season in Novi is finally here and crews are eager to get started ... read more

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Novi student wins illustrious Evans Scholarship
Jade Hamdan didn’t think she could afford to attend college. So when she found out about ... read more
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Novi teen featured in Forbes for helping make face ...
Novi High School junior Andrew Wang is leading his robotics team in 3D Printing face ... read more
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COVID-19 testing site to open in Walmart parking lot
A COVID-19 drive-thru testing site will open Friday, May 15, in the parking lot of the Walmart ... read more
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Behavioral health company plans expansion
A unique combination of behavioral health services and banking led a Novi company before the ... read more
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Support our caregivers in their time of need
Ascension Providence and St. John Foundations have been invited to participate in the Crain' ... read more
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Selfridge aircraft to flyover Novi on Wednesday
Aircraft from the Michigan Air National Guard at Selfridge Air National Guard Base in Harrison ... read more
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Novi grad Gupta has turned into face of ...
Dr. Sanjay Gupta, a Novi High School grad, is consumed by coronavirus coverage — even in ... read more
Protect your trees with these mulching best practices
It's that time of year again. Residents are freshening up their tree mulch, and most are ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm adapts programs to serve community
MSU Tollgate Farm finds itself in uncharted territory as we navigate the fallout of the ... read more
Novi resident shares fun ways to keep your kids active
With no school, no after-school activities and no sports teams to play on, keeping our children ... read more
Novi Food Bank in need of donations
Since the May USPS food drive was cancelled, the Food Bank at Faith Community Presbyterian ... read more
Explore Novi and share your favorite park with us
One thing that has stayed consistent through the "Stay Home, Stay Safe" order is the ... read more
Bulk item pickup to resume in Novi on May 11
Waste Management – and especially its hard-working front-line employees – have been ... read more
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52-1 District Court in Novi reopens using Zoom
The 52nd District Court in Novi began returning to some semblance of normal operations under ... read more
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Free COVID-19 app aims to help track employee ...
As some industries return to work Thursday, Red Level Group is launching a free ... read more
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Lord & Taylor files for bankruptcy, to liquidate ...
Big name retailers are taking a big hit amid the coronavirus pandemic. Neiman Marcus is nearing ... read more
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NHS senior receives 2020 Hino Motors NEF scholarship
Novi High School Senior Vinaayak Puliyadi was recently awarded the the 2020 Hino Motors ... read more
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NCSD opens online pre-enrollment for kindergarten
The Novi Community School District has opened the online pre-enrollment registration for the ... read more
Spring color is just around the corner
The trees and flowers are beginning to bloom, bringing a new season of discovery and beauty to ... read more
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Beaumont Urgent Care offers drive-thru COVID-19 testing
Beaumont Urgent Care is now offering drive-thru COVID-19 testing and antibody testing at select ... read more
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Drive-thru COVID-19 testing to begin Novi Friday
Oakland County will begin offering Friday drive-thru COVID-19 testing in Novi for first ... read more
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Novi social worker offers tips for kids struggling ...
It’s debatable who is struggling more during quarantine: kids or parents ... read more
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Everyone is family at Big Tommy's Parthenon
There’s rarely ever a day when you walk into Big Tommy’s Parthenon for a meal and ... read more
Novi Library celebrates building's 10th anniversary
Julie Farkas understood there were going to be some challenges when the doors opened to the ... read more
Explore reading this summer with the Novi Library
Surely everyone’s imaginations have been put to use over these last several months as we ... read more
Sustainable ways to enjoy Novi Parks
Each year, the United States generates about 260 million tons of trash – that’s ... read more
Feed the Need, Meals on Wheels step up to help
When Michigan went on pandemic lockdown in mid-March, Feed the Need, Rotary Club of Novi&rsquo ... read more
Re-creating recreation with Novi Parks
It’s times like these where we need each other more than ever. It’s why we still ... read more
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Varsity Lincoln is a dealership like no other
Varsity Lincoln has sold more vehicles than any other Lincoln dealer in the country for 22 ... read more
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Q & A with Ascension Hospital President Joe Hurshe
We are extremely fortunate amid these unprecedented times to have Joe Hurshe, President of ... read more
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Novi K-9 'Becker' featured in new docuseries
A new docuseries featuring metro Detroit K-9 officers and their canine sidekicks is breaking a ... read more
Novi HOA's can treat Phragmites under City's permit
The City is now making it possible for private residents, homeowners' associations and ... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Basketball dribbling drills
Welcome back to our special At-Home Sports Series featuring the Pistons Academy! Now its ... read more
Nature. Nurture. Novi: The benefits of planting tress
The next Nature. Nurture. Novi program is called Spread Some Shade: The Benefits of Planting ... read more
Take a virtual tour of Villa Barr Art Park
The four-acre Villa Barr property, previously owned by David Barr and dancer Beth Dwaihy Barr ... read more
Novi Concert Band connecting us with music
We love that the Novi Concert Band is still connecting us with music! Check out Diran ... read more
At-Home Karate with the Family Self Defense Center
Keep your karate skills sharp or learn something new in this video provided by the Family Self ... read more
Get creative with your snacks, make food art
Let's get creative with our snacks today! Arrange it to make an animal, flower, favorite ... read more
At-Home Sports Series: Pickleball drills
For our next installment of the At-Home Sports Series, check out these Pickleball drills ... read more
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Mayor Gatt inspired by how Novi has come together
Mayor Gatt is like most of us, missing friends, extended family, sports and that comforting ... read more
Team Rehab Novi 2 is here to help!
Are you suffering from an ache or pain? Have you had your surgery postponed? Are you unable to ... read more
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Catholic Central AD Babicz heads into CHSL Hall of Fame
The CHSL recently announced that Detroit Catholic Central Athletic Director Aaron Babicz would ... read more
Protect our trees by holding off on pruning oaks
Novi residents can help protect the City’s trees from the deadly oak wilt disease by ... read more
PKSA Karate offering free Zoom classes to kids
PKSA Karate is taking its classes online and offering a special deal to parents trying to find ... read more
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Novi’s history began with a racing heritage
The City of Novi was incorporated in 1969, but what many may not know, is that before it became ... read more
MSU Tollgate Educational Opportunities for Youth
We are excited to share that MSU Tollgate Farm will be offering a free virtual summer camp ... read more
Novi earns Sterling Tree City USA honor for 28 ...
The City of Novi’s “Sterling” urban forestry program has become one of just ... read more
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Infinity Homes offers $35K off homes to frontline ...
Infinity Homes and Company in Novi is offering up to $35,000 off the price of a new home as a ... read more
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The story of the Novi racing engine
Indianapolis Motor Speedway historian Donald Davidson shares the story of the Novi, the oh-so ... read more
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Watch the 'Solidary Cruise' at Ascension ...
Public safety agencies from around the area took a "Solidarity Cruise" at Ascension ... read more
NPFBA donates $6,000 to help with COVID-19 testing
Novi Director of Public Safety/Chief of Police David Molloy and Novi Fire Chief Jeff Johnson ... read more
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Kroger launches free drive-thru COVID-19 testing ...
First-responders, health care workers and others can receive free testing for the ... read more
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Take a look inside the field hospital in Novi
Designing Michigan coronavirus field hospital at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi was ... read more
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Catholic Central Student, Tristan Croteau ...
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Epic fentanyl bust in Novi in 2017 leads to ...
A pediatrician from Mexican drug lord El Chapo’s home turf says he oversaw a shipment of ... read more
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Novi Meadows 6th grader pens poem to healthcare workers
Lisa Erickson was delighted last week when one of her students, Henry Yim, used a ... read more
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ITC Commits $500,000 to COVID-19 Disaster Relief ...
As the nation rallies to support the fight against the pandemic, Novi-based ITC is committing ... read more
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NHS comes in #8 in state on 'Best High School' list
Novi High School came in No. 8 in Michigan and No. 429 nationally on the recently released ... read more
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Novi High brings life to community with flip of a ...
Turn on the lights at the football and soccer fields each night at 8:20 p.m. — 20:20 ... read more
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Keep up the good work, complete your 2020 Census
The City of Novi's response rate to the 2020 Census is nearing 67% so let's keep it ... read more
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Crews putting final touches on 250-bed hospital
The boat shows and bridal expos are merely a memory at Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi ... read more
Stretch & Strength class with Jo Schirtzinger
Missing our Stretch & Strength class? Check out this short video created by Jo for some ... read more
Novi Parks At-Home Sport Series: Basketball drills
Get ready for another session with Marv Fox and Meticulous Basketball. It is a part of our At ... read more
Enjoy Chair Yoga with instructor Iris Lokar
For those individuals looking to take a chair yoga class, here's a recorded Chair Yoga ... read more
Novi Concert Band still finding ways to share music
The Novi Concert Band is still finding ways to share their music with us. Check out ... read more
Make your own colorful sand with the kids
Running out of ideas to keep the kids busy? Here's a new craft where you can make colored ... read more
Sensory play with colorful spaghetti worms
Today's sensory play idea? A bucket of colorful spaghetti worms! You can find most of the ... read more
Try our 14-day Spring Cleaning Checklist
What better time than the present to get your spring cleaning tackled. Get the family involved, ... read more
Video: Try Hatha Yoga at home with Laurie Lahti
For those individuals looking to take a yoga class, here's a recorded Hatha Yoga video ... read more
Novi Parks At-Home Sports Series: Cricket
Our latest At-Home Sports Series brings you a KidzCric Mini-Clinic! read more
Join our virtual Campout!
Join us for a virtual campout on the read more
Explore nature with artist Malcolm Wang
Our April Atrium Artist, Malcolm Wang, loves using his art to make people feel happy. He ... read more
Learn how to make a plastic water bottle sun catcher
Make a water bottle sun catcher by recycling plastic bottles with this great recycled art ... read more
Video: Foraging Forests with Amber Garrison
Do you need an excuse to go for a nice woodland wander? Do you love gardening and want to yield ... read more
Take care of your mental health with Headspace
Now more than ever it is important to take care of yourself and others while each of us stays ... read more
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Celebrate your birthday with Novi Police & Fire
The Novi Police and Fire Departments have a gift for anyone who is celebrating a birthday ... read more
Novi Youth Assistance 2020 Bowl-a-thon
On March 7, 2020 Novi Youth Assistance (NYA) hosted its 38th Annual Bowl-a-thon at Novi Bowl in ... read more
City relaxes mowing/grass cutting policy amid pandemic
The City of Novi has put a temporary moratorium on weed cutting notices until the 'Stay at ... read more
Novi senior cheers others with COVID-19 rap
Quarantined in her Novi apartment, Julie Cox wanted to lift the spirits of those surrounding ... read more
Spread happiness to first responders, health care ...
The City of Novi is looking to put a smile on the faces of our health care workers and first ... read more
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Feed the Need Novi seeks donations, volunteers
It's not yet summer, but the Novi Rotary Club's Feed the Need organization is already ... read more
Waste Management to resume yard waste service
The City of Novi has been able to work it out with Waste Management to start picking up yard ... read more
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Better Health Market barters so they don't burn cash
At a time when businesses are reeling from slowdowns or outright shutdowns during the ... read more
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Novi soccer was shaping up for potential three-peat
The graduating seniors of the Novi girls soccer program have collected their fair share of ... read more
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Field hospital in Novi scales back to 250 beds
The need for field hospital beds to treat coronavirus patients may be waning. read more
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Whitmer extends "Stay Home" order through April 30
Governor Gretchen Whitmer has extended her "Stay Home, Stay Safe" Executive Order ... read more
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St. James Church goes virtual for Sunday services
St. James Catholic Church in Novi has 3,200 families in the congregation and in the past two ... read more
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Shamrocks esports team emerges despite sports stoppage
Instead of only trying to establish itself as a nationally-recognized esports team, Detroit ... read more
Beaumont Urgent Care, now offering Virtual Visits!
Beaumont Urgent Care now offers virtual urgent care visits. If you have a cough, sore throat ... read more
ITC Michigan Supports Pandemic Response with ...
As the nation rallies to support the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic, ITC Michigan is ... read more
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Ascension Michigan to support COVID-19 efforts
The State of Michigan has selected the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, in collaboration ... read more
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Novi teacher unites students and staff online
The Coronavirus has disconnected students and staff. But one Novi teacher decided to change ... read more
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Catholic Central DECA Team finishes 1st in state ...
Catholic Central DECA finished in first place in both the state of Michigan and across the ... read more
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Mayor Gatt challenges all residents to stay home
Mayor Bob Gatt has an important message for all residents as the spread of the coronavirus ... read more
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Russian prison denies protective gear for Novi man
Amid the coronavirus pandemic, Russian prison authorities denied protective health gear for ... read more
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Novi's EOS joins the fight against COVID-19
Novi’s EOS, a technology supplier for industrial metal and polymer 3-D printing ... read more
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Suburban Collection Showplace could become field ...
The state is looking at opening another field hospital at the Suburban Collection ... read more
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AG gives kudos to Novi PD for helping enforce stay ...
Novi was one of three law enforcement agencies in Oakland County given a “shout-out&rdquo ... read more
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School leaders look at ways to wrap up school year
Novi Superintendent Steve Matthews, Huron Valley Superintendent Paul Salah and South Lyon ... read more
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Novi continues food service for students who remain out
Volunteers and Novi High School staff continue to distribute food for students out due to the ... read more
Vibe Credit Union $1,500 FU$E Scholarship Deadline ...
The 2020 FU$E Scholarship deadline has been extended to May 1, 2020! If you ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm Summer Camp Remains Hopeful
Every day at Tollgate Summer Farm Camp is an exciting adventure! During these difficult times ... read more
New building proposed on Haggerty near 8 Mile
Could the area around Eight Mile and Haggerty support another new development? It appears one ... read more
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Novi signage company moves to create face shields
We all hear the line, "we are all in this together," and it is so true when you see ... read more
At-Home Karate Training by the Family Self Defense ...
The Family Self Defense Center has generously put together a short video covering Karate basics ... read more
Novi Parks At-home Sports Series: Soccer Skills
Our next At-Home Sports Series features Coach Laine Nakfoor. She coaches our Boys 2008 & ... read more
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Suburban Collection Showplace identified as ...
The Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi has been identified by the federal government as an ... read more
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Motor City Comic Con postponed due to coronavirus
Motor City Comic Con, scheduled for mid May at the Suburban Collection Showplace in Novi, has ... read more
After the Gavel recap from March 23 Novi City Council
City Council went virtual for its meeting last Monday, ensuring the City's business still ... read more
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La-Z-Boy to temporarily closed amid coronavirus ...
La-Z-Boy Inc. is temporarily closing its U.S. manufacturing facilities, 155 stores as well as ... read more
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Apartment complex proposed along Haggerty
Could the northeast corner of Novi support a major residential development? One proposal being ... read more
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Join in on the 'Lift Someone's Spirits - Spirit Week'
The Walled Lake Schools' Foundation for Excellence is calling all students to show their ... read more
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Magna designers switching from seats to face masks
Giant auto supplier Magna International is using its car seat sewing skills to get  ... read more
Novi Parks At-home Sports Series: Tennis Games
Continuing our At-Home Sports Series is Coach Todd Beyer. Join him in doing a few tennis games ... read more
Novi Parks at-home sports series: Lacrosse Wall Ball
Stay active and continue working on your skills at home with our At-Home Sports Series! Coach ... read more
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Application process live for Michigan Small ...
Michigan’s small businesses impacted by the COVID-19 virus can now apply for grants and ... read more
Practice social distancing when using Novi's parks ...
In response to the Stay Safe, Stay Home Order issued by Governor Whitmer, the staff at Novi ... read more
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Milan Laser, US Mattress coming to West Oaks
Milan Laser and US Mattress will soon be joining the tenant line up at the West Oaks shopping ... read more
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Tips on taking care of yourself during COVID-19
During these turbulent times, we not only want you to stay informed, but also to be sure you ... read more
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You're in Good Hands with Allstate!
When a crisis happens, where do you turn?

At the Faber Agency, we are here to ... read more
Join Now and Save 30%!
We are temporarily closed until 3/31 but ready to help you on your fitness journey today! Join ... read more
Family Self Defense Center: A Community Partner
The Family Self Defense Center is proud to celebrate its 28 year anniversary and is especially ... read more
The Learning Experience - Novi MI Childcare Center ...
The Learning Experience is More than just a daycare, we are a leading provider of childcare ... read more
LOCAL NOVI SUPPLIER HERE TO HELP! GLOBAL OFFICE ...
TOILET PAPER, DISINFECTANT, WIPES, & MORE! Global Office Solutions was started and has been ... read more
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Novi Rotary Foundation Feed the Need School ...
Novi Rotary Foundation Feed the Need Summer Lunch Program is activating early to serve all ... read more
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Assisting Our Community with their Financial Strategy
As a Financial Advisor, I’m committed to helping my community members weather the ups and ... read more
Waste Management suspending bulk, yard waste service
Waste Management has significantly reduced its "field" work force and is focusing on ... read more
City of Novi continues to provide essential ...
We are in the midst of an extraordinary crisis. Our first and foremost responsibility is to ... read more
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Apply for a free temporary sign at your business
We are in unprecedented times and know our business community is feeling the weight of the ... read more
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Lineage Logistics commits $5 million, launches ...
Lineage Logistics Holdings, the world’s largest and most innovative provider of ... read more
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The CORE Institute looks to ease burden on hospitals
The CORE Institute has announced that it will now be providing orthopedic urgent care services ... read more
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Detroit Vs. Everybody launches Everybody Vs. COVID ...
The founder of Detroit Vs. Everybody LLC is tapping into the survival mode mentality of small ... read more
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All playgrounds, structures now closed to public
Per Oakland County Executive Order, ALL playground structures/equipment is closed to the public ... read more
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Mayor Gatt declares State of Emergency for Novi
Mayor Bob Gatt has declared a State of Emergency for the City of Novi, which will aid in our ... read more
Meals on Wheels demand soars, help needed
While the coronavirus idles schools and businesses, the pandemic has revved up Meals on Wheels ... read more
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Business: Learn how Work Share works
Work Share is an opportunity for employers to reduce employee hours instead of cutting the ... read more
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Vital funding for state's small businesses gains ...
Economic assistance for small businesses around Michigan that have been negatively impacted by ... read more
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Grab some carry-out popcorn fresh from Emagine Novi
While Emagine Novi is not currently showing movies in its theatres, they still want to provide ... read more
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Gerdom is the leader in commercial real estate
Gerdom Realty & Investment  are the leaders in Commercial Real Estate. Whether you are ... read more
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Danneels Agency here to make sure you are properly ...
The Danneels Agency Farm Bureau Insurance is protecting the people of Michigan from the risks ... read more
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Prieur Group ready to help the Novi community
The Prieur Group-Farm Bureau Insurance is still doing business! We are here to help provide ... read more
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Meals on Wheels needs your help
Volunteers and drivers are needed to help Western Oakland Meals on Wheels during this busy time ... read more
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Protect your facility with Redford Lock Security ...
Redford Lock Security Solutions is a commercial security provider that is solution based ... read more
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Japanese/English translation, interpreting services
Since 1984, Suzuki, Myers & Associates, Ltd. has been providing Japanese<>English ... read more
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WLN Band Director receives 'Excellence in ...
An Oakland County educator known for her dedication to help students explore new opportunities ... read more
Become a Teen Leader at the Novi Public Library
Interested in being one of the Novi Public Library's Summer 2020 Teen Leader Volunteers ... read more
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Check out the Novi restaurants serving carry-out
Novi's business community needs your support now more than ever! We have compiled a list of ... read more
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Feed the Need Novi offering free lunches
Feed the Need Novi is ramping up efforts to help the community by offering free, ready-to-eat ... read more
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Twelve Oaks Mall now closed during coronavirus pandemic
Twelve Oaks Mall in Novi and Great Lakes Crossing Outlets are the latest malls in Michigan to ... read more
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Novi food warehousing company sees growth in ...
Despite a two-week mandated shutdown of dine-in service at bars, restaurants, breweries and ... read more
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Schools still plan to feed students despite closure
Students in Novi, Northville and Walled Lake will still be receiving food from their respective ... read more
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Coronavirus doesn't keep Novi's swim team from one ...
The 2020 MHSAA state finals were scheduled to take place on Saturday, but were postponed ... read more
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Novi teacher offers advice for learning at home
Today marks the first full week of students learning from home - and it could come with challenges. read more
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Northville Public Schools Coronavirus Plans
Northville Public Schools remains vigilant in monitoring the ongoing guidance provided by state ... read more
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Walled Lake Schools Coronavirus Plans
The Walled Lake Schools educators are planning online/virtual learning for our students ... read more
Novi municipal facilities closed to the public
After much consideration, and following the guidance of Gov. Whitmer's Emergency ... read more
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New study shows advantage for Novi startup’s ...
The ultrasound breast examination technology being developed by a Novi medical device startup ... read more
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Novi Community School District Coronavirus Plans
Novi Community School District will be closed through at least Monday, April 13. Meals will ... read more
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Staffer celebrates 90th birthday, 45th year at ...
Phyllis Stafford has spent half of her life working at 52-1 District Court in Novi.  ... read more
Volunteer as an adult literacy tutor in Novi
The Novi area has the largest number of adults anywhere in Oakland County looking for help with ... read more
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NCSD honors Outstanding Support Person of the Year
Athletics Administrative Assistant Barb McDougall was named the NCSD Outstanding Support Person ... read more
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Novi, Northville among top 5 school districts in ...
Northville Public Schools and Novi Community School District are in the top five school ... read more
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Biden top choice among Novi voters, DIA millage passes

Former Vice President Joe Biden won the Michigan Democratic primary on Tuesday night ... read more

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Novi Walmart installing prescription drug disposal ...
Walmart in Novi will be among 1,000 stores across the country and among 17 in Michigan to have ... read more
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Novi Woods Milk & Cookies Night was quite a treat
On Wednesday, March 4, Novi Woods Elementary had their annual Milk & Cookies Night to kick ... read more
Volunteer as a mentor for Novi Youth Assistance
Novi Youth Assistance is looking for dedicated adults to mentor Novi school children through ... read more
Maple tapping, pancake feast comes to MSU Tollgate
A breakfast of pancakes and maple syrup is a traditional favorite; but, usually maple syrup is ... read more
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Parkview first graders put on outstanding concert
The first graders at Parkview Elementary, under the director of Music Teacher Matthew Ownby ... read more
Novi Parks receives grant funding for goals at ...
The City of Novi Parks, Recreation and Cultural Services Department is receiving grant funding ... read more
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Akula Taekwondo helps students discover their best
There's a new sign on the building at Grand River and Meadowbrook. It features a shark fin ... read more
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Michigan State Fair executive director dies from ...
Michigan State Fair Executive Director Steve Masters died on March 2 from a heart attack.  ... read more
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Catholic Central wrestlers win 6 individual titles
Coming into Saturday with nine state finalists, Catholic Central left with six MHSAA individual ... read more
New construction in Novi designed to be perfect home
This Novi dream home is a new construction featuring an open floor plan and a two-story ... read more
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Novi goalie makes 54 saves in 3OT loss
It was very clear who the most valuable player on the ice was Wednesday night Novi High School ... read more
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Learn how Reiki can improve flow of energy around ...
Reiki is a way to improve the flow of energy around the body. It can enable relaxation, reduce ... read more
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Novi Schools kindergarten registration underway
Kindergarten registration for the 2020-21 school year is underway in the Novi Community School ... read more
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Novi honors best of the best at awards ceremony
On Thursday, March 5, the Novi Police and Fire Departments held their Annual Awards Ceremony to ... read more
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Art Van closure in Novi means 67 jobs will be lost
The closure of Art Van Furniture in Novi this spring will cost 67 people their jobs.  read more
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Miller earns free car as Novi Teacher of the Year
Brad Miller, computer whiz, unlocked the code to a free car as Novi Teacher of the Year. read more
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Contact Kelly Petcou for your real estate needs
Kelly Petcou has over 20 year of experience in Novi market in real estate services. She enjoys ... read more
Groundbreaking for Sakura Novi could happen this summer
Work on the Sakura Novi mixed-use project could begin later this year after the developers ... read more
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Carter named finalist for Principal of the Year
Novi High School Principal Nicole Carter is one of three finalists for Principal of Year, an ... read more
Novi Ed Foundation supports Library's Teen Space
The Novi Public Library recently unveiled a new ping pong table in Teen Space! The Library ... read more
Efforts underway to control frog-bit in Novi
The Oakland County Cooperative Invasive Species Management Areas (CISMA) have received $205,200 ... read more
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Waymo, with a location in Novi, raises $2.25 billion
In a development that perhaps illustrates the high cost of bringing self-driving technology to ... read more
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Vibe CU teaches Catholic Central students ...
On Monday, March 2, Vibe Credit Union’s Financial Education Specialist, Terri Buckner ... read more
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MI Works! helps woman achieve her dreams
Tierra is a bright, ambitious young woman who had aspirations of working in the media but wasn ... read more
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Novi mansion to be transformed into inclusive community
The estate of world-famous Cadillac dealer Don Massey has sold! The property was clearly ... read more
MSU Tollgate Farm & Education Center is hiring
MSU Tollgate Farm is currently hiring a variety of part-time and full-time, seasonal positions! ... read more
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Vibe Credit Union donates over $15K to Salvation Army
On Friday, February 28, some of Vibe Credit Union's team participated in the 33rd Annual ... read more
Former Novi Police Chief Lee BeGole dies at 99
Lamont "Lee" Carroll BeGole, who dedicated his life to public service and was police ... read more
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Air-Quality Monitoring System coming to Ridge Wood ...
In a move that Northville Public Schools leadership and parents hope provides an ... read more
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Rockwell sworn in as newest Novi Police Officer
The Novi Police Department welcomed its newest Police Officer to the team Friday afternoon with ... read more
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What’s Novi.org you ask? It’s a game changer for ... read more

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Novi Police warn residents of phone scam
Phone scam alerts are on the rise and criminals are spoofing phone numbers of police ... read more
KultureCity helps those with sensory needs
Jessica Mistak knows the situation all too well. It’s a Friday night and she’s ... read more
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Spring back into your exercise routine
You’re tired of being cooped up inside all winter and are chomping at the bit to get ... read more
After The Gavel recap of Feb. 24 Council Meeting
It was a full City Council meeting Monday night that included a visit from Oakland County ... read more
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Toasted Oak makes headlines for comfy atmosphere
A blend of classical and modern French cuisine awaits you at Novi’s Toasted Oak ... read more
The diverse faces of the Novi Fire Department
Jose Villanueva will never forget his first fire.

“It was a working ... read more
Get involved with the City of Novi
The power of volunteerism is strong in Novi. We have dedicated residents who freely give of ... read more
Novi Public Library is a place for everyone
Matt Heslop stands behind the counter of the Novi Public Library’s new café with a smile ... read more
Learn about the importance of the 2020 Census
Can you believe it has been 10 years already? Starting in January, the 2020 Census kicks off ... read more
Novi Fire Department hiring full, part-time ...
The City of Novi, home to an estimated 60,000 residents, is seeking proactive Fire Protection ... read more
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Cooper Standard one of World's Most Ethical Companies
Cooper Standard (NYSE:CPS) recently announced the Company has been recognized by Ethisphere, a ... read more
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NHS Varsity Figure Skating takes home bronze
The Novi Varsity Figure Skating Team closed out its season on February 24 with a third-place ... read more
Novi Play fun center proposed for vacant space in ...
Could laughing and the sounds of children playing begin coming from an empty plaza on Novi Road ... read more
Novi's AD plays key role in Unified Sports League
As soon as the ball splashed through the net, he turned to the crowd with his arms ... read more
Taft Road slated for resurfacing in 2023
Taft Road in Novi from 10 Mile to the Northville border plans call for a major resurfacing ... read more
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Novi HS grad Koco McAboy leaving WDIV
Why did Detroit TV news reporter Koco McAboy tweet a video that shows her tossing aside ... read more
Novi's CERT program looking for new members
The Novi Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) program is looking for volunteers to ... read more
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Novi's Oak Pointe Church plans $5 million expansion
Oak Pointe Church is taking the community gathering place to the next level, with plans to ... read more
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Novi HS has 25 students earn National Merit status
Twenty-five seniors from Novi High School were named National Merit Scholarship Finalists ... read more
Work in Novi this summer, apply today!
The City of Novi is looking for seasonal employees to work in a variety of roles this summer ... read more
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Catholic Central celebrates record 29 college signees
While many Detroit Catholic Central athletes signed on the early signing day in November, the ... read more
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Twelve Oaks Mall sold to Simon Property Group
Two of the region's biggest shopping malls are about to change hands. Bloomfield Hills ... read more
XP Arena opens inside Novi AirTime
What do you get when you cross "American Ninja Warrior" and a video game? It might ... read more
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Novi delays plan to change school start times
Novi is hitting the snooze button on changes to school start times that were planned for  ... read more
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Novi diving coach to judge competition in Germany
Novi boys and girls diving coach Don Mason has a busy week ahead. The Wildcats coach, in his ... read more
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Learn how CC prepares each child for the future
A 9th to 12th-grade boys Catholic college preparatory school in Novi, Michigan.

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NCA seniors prepared to excel in college & beyond
Senior Research and Speech requires students to extensively research a topic over the course of ... read more
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Detroit vs. Everybody keeps Twelve Oaks Mall location
The popular clothing company will focus on its two high-performing retail locations that will ... read more
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Novi home to largest Japanese population ...
The City of Novi has the most Japanese businesses and residents in Michigan, a number that ... read more
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Sip & Joy coffee shops opens at corner of 10 ...
If your New Year's resolution is to get a more local cup of coffee in the morning, Novi ... read more
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Waymo’s cars have driven in Novi, 24 other cities
Waymo today announced that its autonomous cars have driven tens of billions of miles ... read more
Video: NPL enhances youth play area
In this episode of Beyond Books, we find out what changes are coming to the youth play area at ... read more
Stay connected with the City of Novi app
We are always searching for new ways to make it easier for residents to connect with their City ... read more
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