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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.

Howe’s Bayou Now Offering Brunch on the Weekends

October 23rd 2020

Howe’s Bayou, the popular Ferndale bistro well known for its New Orleans-theme, has expanded its offerings to include brunch with a creative menu that includes both savory and sweet options.

Oakland County Launches At Home Flu Vaccinations for Older Adults

October 23rd 2020

Public Health Nurses will visit residents’ home during a designated appointment time. Nurses can provide individuals 65 years and older a senior higher dose or regular flu shot.

Businesses in Downtown Areas Can Apply for HeartBeat of Main Street Grant

October 22nd 2020

Applications will open on Thursday, Oct. 22 at 9am PT and must be submitted by Thursday, Oct. 29 at 4:59pm PT. 

Explore: Orion Oaks County Park

October 21st 2020

The trails are well labeled and frequently intersecting, so it's easy to hike from marker to marker in any direction.

Reporter Food: Bad Brad’s BBQ in Orion Township

October 21st 2020

I didn't think I'd be a very good reporter if I didn't get something BBQ at a BBQ place, so I also took home a pizza for later. And what a pizza it was!

2020 Candidate Interview: Pam Lindell for County Commission 19th District

October 21st 2020

In the race for County Commissioner of the 19th District, incumbent David Woodward, a Democrat, is running for re-election.  Republican Pam Lindell is also on the ballot.

2020 Candidate Interview: Joseph Mishler for Holly Township Library Board (write in)

October 21st 2020

For the Holly Township Library Board, there is one candidate on the ballot, plus eight write-in candidates for six positions.

2020 Candidate Interview: Daniel Majeske for Waterford School Board

October 21st 2020

In the race for Waterford School Board there are six candidates vying for two seats.

Ferndale to Do Increased Testing, Lead Line Replacement, & Offer Filters After Lead Test Results

October 21st 2020

Of these 31 properties, five were found to have lead concentration levels above the lead Action Level established by the Michigan Safe Drinking Water Act

Marigolds Needed for Immersive Art Project in Hazel Park, Event Oct 23-24

October 20th 2020

More marigolds are welcome to help make this project the best it can be. Drop off by Oct. 23.