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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.

2020 Candidate Interview: Larry Gray for Commerce Twp. Supervisor

September 26th 2020

In the race for Commerce Township Supervisor, there are three non-incumbents running: Democrat Pamela Sue Jackson, Republican Larry Eugene Gray Jr, and Libertarian Bruce Jaquays.

2020 Candidate Interview: Pamela Jackson for Commerce Twp. Supervisor

September 26th 2020

In the race for Commerce Township Supervisor, there are three non-incumbents running: Democrat Pamela Sue Jackson, Republican Larry Eugene Gray Jr, and Libertarian Bruce Jaquays.

2020 Candidate Interview: Mark Hanke for Franklin Village Trustee

September 26th 2020

For Trustee the candidates are incumbents Fred Gallasch and Michael Seltzer, as well as Katherine Erlich, Mark Hanke, Joshua Lawton.

2020 Candidate Interview: Phillip Ross for Sylvan Lake City Council

September 26th 2020

In the race for Sylvan Lake City Council, there are six people running for two seats.

2020 Candidate Interview: Cheryl Blau for Farmington School Board

September 25th 2020

In the race for Farmington School Board there are seven people running for two six year full terms, plus three people running for one partial term ending Dec. 31, 2022.

2020 Candidate Interview: Charles Hemple for Hazel Park School Board

September 25th 2020

In the race for Hazel Park School Board there are eight candidates running for four seats. The positions have a four year term.

State Proclaims Sept. 26 “Downtown Day,” A Reminder to Shop Local

September 25th 2020

Main Street Oakland County designated communities are: Auburn Hills, Berkley, Birmingham, Clarkston, Clawson, Farmington, Ferndale, Franklin, Groveland Township, Hazel Park, Highland Township, Holly, Holly Township, Lake Orion, Lathrup Village, Leonard, Madison Heights, Oak Park, Ortonville, Oxford, Pontiac, Rochester, Royal Oak, South Lyon and Wixom.

Sept. 26 – Ferndale Encouraging Sidewalk Art for Chalk Up Day with Prizes

September 25th 2020

Let’s chalk-up our sidewalks with images and quotes that inspire our community.

Sept. 26 – Synthesizers in the Ferndale Library (Virtual)

September 25th 2020

The Ferndale Area District Library gets a virtual REBOOT on Saturday, September 26, with an exclusive ZOOM performance and Q&A with analog synth wizards Henry Birdseye, Chris Koltay, John Duffy, and Electric Otto.

State Allows Reopening of Movie Theaters, Performance Venues, Bowling Alleys, etc Oct. 9

September 25th 2020

Beginning October 9, a number of previously closed businesses are slated to reopen statewide, including indoor theaters, cinemas, performance venues, arcades, bingo halls, bowling centers, indoor climbing facilities, trampoline parks, and more.