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Candidate Interviews ~  Nov. 3, 2020 Election

August 18th 2020

Each year Oakland County Times gives candidates for any office voted on in Oakland County the opportunity to do a video interview. This is a huge undertaking, and we post new videos as we can right up until the election. So please check back often and be patient.

OCSO Sergeant Honored for Saving Life of Suicidal Man in Burning Car

October 29th 2020

Once the subject was out of immediate danger, Sergeant Cardinal proceeded to extinguish the flames before they engulfed the entire vehicle.

JVS and TCF Offering Education & Funding towards Credit Repair, Home Ownership

October 29th 2020

The aim of the HarMoney Program is help families gain the knowledge to manage their money more effectively, learn skills such as budgeting and credit repair and understand the path to home ownership.

Marigold Project Combines Art with Nature and Community

October 28th 2020

The installation, which included a swirling enclosure of the puffy orange, red, and yellow blossoms, had it's public viewing last weekend, with visitors making donations to Jardon School in Hazel Park.

Berkley Seeking Applicants for Planning Commission

October 28th 2020

There is currently an opening available on our Berkley Planning Commission.

CONSTRUCTION ALERT: Clarkston Road to Close Oct. 31 for One Day

October 28th 2020

The detour for through traffic is M-15/Main Street to Waldon Road to Walters Road to Flemings Lake Road, back to Clarkston Road and vice versa.

Ferndale Gives Updates on Water Testing, Reducing Lead Exposure

October 27th 2020

The test results mean that the City must do additional testing and implement a program to replace known lead lines.

Ferndale Community Foundation Accepting Grant Applications

October 27th 2020

The deadline for all grant applications is Monday, November 30th.

Shiawassee River Earns “National Water Trail” Designation

October 26th 2020

The Shiawassee River Water Trail is eighty-eight miles in length stretching from Holly, MI to Chesaning, MI, crossing through four counties in mid-Michigan. 

Explore: Raintree Park and the New “Storybook Trail” in Troy

October 26th 2020

Part of the trail is in a forested area so there is a great opportunity for families to enjoy nature during their visit.

Ferndale Restaurants Using Empty Tabletops to Promote Local Artists

October 26th 2020

Artists are not present at the display, but patrons can make a purchase using their cell phone and scanning the items’ QR (Quick Response) codes.