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Pinewood Derby Teaches Ferndale Scouts about Physics, Trust and More

February 14th 2019

Pinewood Derby Teaches Ferndale Scouts about Physics, Trust and More (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2019) Ferndale, MI- What makes a pinewood derby car the best?  It’s a question contemplated each year by the ...

Beaumont Announces Plans for 13 & Woodward, Including Meijer and Hotel

February 14th 2019

Beaumont Announces Plans for 13 & Woodward, Including Meijer and Hotel (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Beaumont Health has announced plans for their property at 13 Mile and Woodward Avenue...

Holly Car Show Continues on Saginaw Street in Spite of Concerns

February 14th 2019

Holly Car Show Continues on Saginaw Street in Spite of Concerns (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2019) Holly, MI – Each Wednesday in warm weather, classic cars line up along Saginaw Street in Downtown Holly where...

Reporter Food: Smoked Turkey Sandwich at The Root

February 13th 2019

Reporter Food: Smoked Turkey Sandwich at The Root (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 13, 2019) White Lake, MI- The Root in White Lake came highly recommended, and reading about the restaurant’s nine year tradition of seaso...

Ferndale Man Shares Story of Donating Marrow in Hopes of More Lives Saved

February 13th 2019

Ferndale Man Shares Story of Donating Marrow in Hopes of More Lives Saved (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Blake Scheer’s smiling face was missed around the Ferndale community for a few days, ...

Oakland County Electeds Respond to Governor’s State of the State Speech

February 13th 2019

Oakland County Electeds Respond to Governor’s State of the State Speech (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 13, 2019) Lansing, MI- The Capitol was bustling as Senators and Representatives from around the state and their...

Governor Whitmer’s 2019 State of the State Address

February 13th 2019

Governor Whitmer’s 2019 State of the State Address (Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Feb. 12, 2019) Lansing, MI – Governor Gretchen Whitmer gave her first State of the State Address Tuesday in Lansing.  Here’s w...

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm

February 10th 2019

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm Rose Township Offices (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 10, 2019) Rose Township, MI- Rose Township Supervisor Dianne Scheib-Snider is “not a cat person,” but whe...

Shop Local for your Valentine While Supporting OC Times Sponsors

February 9th 2019

Shop Local for your Valentine While Supporting OC Times Sponsors (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2019) Ferndale, Holly, MI – Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and if you want to support local businesses that...

Royal Oak Musicale Program to Feature Black History Month Feb. 19

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Musicale Program to Feature Black History Month Feb. 19 (event page) Royal Oak, MI- ROYAL OAK MUSICALE PROGRAM Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 1:00PM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 814 N.Campbell Road, Ro...

Royal Oak Info. Session on Law Enforcement Careers for Women Feb. 27

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Info. Session on Law Enforcement Careers for Women Feb. 27 (event page) Royal Oak, MI - The Royal Oak Police Department will be hosting an information session on law enforcement career opportunities for...

Motown and 70s Soul: Sheila Landis Performs at Royal Oak Library Feb. 23

February 8th 2019

Motown and 70s Soul: Sheila Landis Performs at Royal Oak Library Feb. 23 (event page) Royal Oak, MI - Live Music Series: Mo-Mo-Motown and 70s Soul with Sheila Landis 2/23/2019 3:00 PM - 4:30 PM Royal Oak...

Royal Oak Library Family Valentine’s Day Dance Feb. 12

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Library Family Valentine’s Day Dance Feb. 12 (event page) Royal Oak, MI -  Family Valentine's Day Dance Tuesday, February 12, 2019 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM   Wear your fanciest outfit and spend the night ...

Longest Serving Congressperson John Dingell Dead at 92

February 7th 2019

Longest Serving Congressperson John Dingell Dead at 92 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 7, 2019) Dearborn, MI - Former Representative John Dingell served in Congress for nearly six decades, leaving the seat now held by his...

North Oakland Concert Band Presents “Musical Fireworks” Feb. 24

February 6th 2019

North Oakland Concert Band Presents “Musical Fireworks” Feb. 24 (event page) Lake Orion, MI-  Join the North Oakland Concert Band for “Musical Fireworks.” We welcome back clarinetist Dave Bennett for his...

Paid HVAC Apprenticeships Available, Application Pick Up Day Feb. 15

February 6th 2019

Paid HVAC Apprenticeships Available, Application Pick Up Day Feb. 15 DETROIT – Operating Engineers 324 is inviting job-seekers who want good-paying careers as stationary engineers and HVAC technicians to pick up...

New Generation Seniors of Holly Hosting Ongoing Activities

February 6th 2019

New Generation Seniors of Holly Hosting Ongoing Activities (event page) Holly, MI – Holly Seniors can come to the Karl Richter Community Center on Thursdays from 1-4pm to partake in a variety of activities. ...

Kiss My Blarney Stones Drag Queen BINGO March 15

February 6th 2019

Kiss My Blarney Stones Drag Queen BINGO March 15 (event page) Holly, MI – Enjoy a night of Drag Queen BINGO to benefit the Dicken’s Festival Entertainment Fund. On March 15 the theme is “Kiss My Blarney Sto...

124th Annual Holly Washington Club Luncheon Feb. 21

February 6th 2019

124th Annual Holly Washington Club Luncheon Feb. 21 (event page) Holly, MI- The Holly Washington Club is hosting their 124th Annual Banquet. The luncheon takes place on Feb. 21, 2019 with doors opening at 11am and l...

Early Homestead Antiques/Primitives Show March 23

February 6th 2019

Early Homestead Antiques/Primitives Show March 23 Holly, MI - The Early Homestead Show takes place twice in 2019 - March 23 and Sept. 7. The show takes place from 10am to 3pm at the Karl Richter Center, 300 East Str...