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Oak Park Farmers Market: Produce, Exercise, Music, and Oakie the Stowaway

August 14th 2018

    Oak Park Farmers Market: Produce, Exercise, Music, and Oakie the Stowaway (Cheryl Weiss, Aug. 14, 2018) Oak Park, MI- Why is Oak Park becoming a destination on Wednesday mornings?  The new Fa...

Trees Cut Down for Development, Royal Oak Mayor Responds

August 14th 2018

Trees Cut Down for Development, Royal Oak Mayor Responds (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 14, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – A 186-unit development project approved four years ago has finally begun, leaving neighbors distressed o...

Ferndale Moves Forward with Skate Park, But May Change Location

August 14th 2018

Ferndale Moves Forward with Skate Park, But May Change Location (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 14, 2018) Ferndale, MI- Ferndale City Council voted Monday to accept a $250,000 grant from the Tony Hawk Foundation and to fu...

Go Comedy’s Dream Cruise BINGO, 2018 Edition

August 14th 2018

Go Comedy’s Dream Cruise BINGO, 2018 Edition (Staff Report, Aug. 14, 2018) Ferndale, MI- As Dream Cruise weekend approaches, the folk at Go Comedy! Improv Theater are continuing with a tradition of their own – Dr...

Specific Sponsorship Opportunities for Oakland County Times

August 14th 2018

Specific Sponsorship Opportunities for Oakland County Times (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 14, 2018) Oakland County, MI – The Oakland County Times is continuing to grow as a top notch source of community information. ...

Traffic Shift on I-696 Happening Soon as Construction Continues

August 14th 2018

Traffic Shift on I-696 Happening Soon as Construction Continues (MDOT, Aug. 14, 2018) Madison Heights, MI- The second phase of rebuilding I-696 in Macomb County, known as the "Restore the Reuther" project, requires e...

Reporter Food: Steak Burrito at El Camino in Keego Harbor

August 13th 2018

Reporter Food: Steak Burrito at El Camino in Keego Harbor Keego Harbor, MI- Based on a reader recommendation I headed to El Camino Taco in Keego Harbor.  It was easy to find with the giant neon word “Tacos” on the ...

Person of Interest Sought in Novi Death Investigation

August 13th 2018

Person of Interest Sought in Novi Death Investigation (Novi Police, Aug. 13, 2018) Novi, MI- At 10:16 am on August 13, the Novi Police Department received a call for a welfare check at a home on the 26000 block of In...

Commercial Vehicles and Trailers Banned on Woodward During Dream Cruise

August 13th 2018

Commercial Vehicles and Trailers Banned on Woodward During Dream Cruise (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Aug. 13, 2018) Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak, Berkley, Birmingham, Bloomfield Twp, P...

Special Delivery: Baby Born in Car with Help from Ferndale Police

August 12th 2018

Special Delivery: Baby Born in Car with Help from Ferndale Police Ferndale, MI - Demi Meyers got an unusual welcome to the word Saturday, being born into the arms of a waiting police officer from the passenger seat of ...

Huntington Woods Surprises Former Mayor with Name on Community Center

August 12th 2018

Huntington Woods Surprises Former Mayor with Name on Community Center (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 12, 2018) Huntington Woods, MI- “Whoa!” That’s what former Huntington Woods Mayor Ron Gillham said when surpri...

Nominations Open for Royal Oak Community Awards

August 12th 2018

Nominations Open for Royal Oak Community Awards (Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce, Aug. 12, 2018) Royal Oak, MI - 71st Annual Royal Oak Community Awards are Tuesday, October 23, 2018 at 6pm, and you can nominate the ind...

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Accepting Nominations for Good Neighbor Awards

August 12th 2018

Citizens for Fair Ferndale Accepting Nominations for Good Neighbor Awards (CFF, Aug. 12, 2018)   Ferndale, MI- Please join Citizens for a Fair Ferndale (CFF) in celebrating the ongoing efforts of those who li...

Explore: Depot Park in Clarkston

August 12th 2018

Explore: Depot Park in Clarkston (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 12, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Depot Park in Downtown Clarkston is a center point for community life, as well as a great place to visit and connect with nature...

Renaissance Festival Aug 18- Sept. 30

August 11th 2018

Renaissance Festival Aug 18- Sept. 30 Holly, MI- Take a time-travel adventure into the 16th century at the annual Michigan Renaissance Festival! Join our Queen Elizabeth in a jubilee! Inside our turreted gates, visitors...

Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 17-18

August 11th 2018

  Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 17- 18 Ferndale, Royal Oak, Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods, Berkley, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Pontiac, MI- The car loving tradition continues with the Woodward Dream Cruise. T...

Reporter Food: Grilled Ham, Egg & Cheese Sandwich at Davisburg Bread

August 11th 2018

Reporter Food: Grilled Ham, Egg & Cheese Sandwich at Davisburg Bread (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 11, 2018) Holly, MI – I wasn’t even planning on writing a column about this sandwich that I grabbed for the ride...

What Caused the Oakland County Ballot Shortage, What to Expect in November

August 10th 2018

What Caused the Oakland County Ballot Shortage, What to Expect in November (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 10, 2018) Pontiac, MI- Several communities in Oakland County fell short of ballots during Tuesday’s Primary Elec...

Grace Centers of Hope Thrift Stores Seeking Donated Items

August 10th 2018

Grace Centers of Hope Thrift Stores Seeking Donated Items (GCH, Aug. 10, 2018) Oak Park, MI- Grace Centers of Hope (GCH) CEO Pastor Kent Clark is encouraging metro Detroit residents to donate gently-used household it...

Neighborly Competition Drives Voter Turnout Challenge between PR & HW

August 10th 2018

Neighborly Competition Drives Voter Turnout Challenge between PR & HW (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 10, 2018) Huntington Woods, Pleasant Ridge, MI –  The Mayors of two of Oakland County’s smaller cities are hop...