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Oakland County Times: Ten Years of Memorial Day Memories

May 24th 2020

Throughout Oakland County Memorial Day has been honored with parades or ceremonies for decades. Yet in 2020 events have been cancelled due to the Coronavirus outbreak.

Without Events & Gatherings Could Memorial Day Bring More Solemn Reflection?

May 23rd 2020

In Oakland County, we have a proud heritage.  We are the home of at least two officers who died while serving the Union in the Civil War.

Here’s How to Watch the Farmington Virtual Memorial Day Parade

May 22nd 2020

The virtual parade will include footage from past parades, plus heartfelt messages of gratitude offered to military veterans, first responders, and front line workers.

Longest Running Memorial Day Parade Leaves Ferndale Guest Speaker Awestruck

May 27th 2019

Longest Running Memorial Day Parade Leaves Ferndale Guest Speaker Awestruck (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 27, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Captain Daniel Rice of the US Army and National Guard was honored to be invited to speak at the longest running Memorial Day Parade in Michigan.  It was the 101st year for the Ferndale Memorial Day […]

Madison Heights Shows Patriotic Side with Memorial Day Parade

May 25th 2019

Madison Heights Shows Patriotic Side with Memorial Day Parade (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 25, 2019) Madison Heights, MI- Over sixty groups took part in the annual Madison Heights Memorial Day Parade Saturday. John R. was closed between 12 and 13 Mile for the procession which featured bands from Lamphere and Madison, a plethora of elected […]

Besides John R, Most County Road Construction to Pause for Memorial Day Weekend

May 20th 2019

Besides John R, Most County Road Construction to Pause for Memorial Day Weekend (Road Commission for Oakland County, May 20, 2019) Beverly Hills, Mich. — Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Managing Director Dennis Kolar has announced that most RCOC road construction projects will be suspended at 3 p.m. Friday, May 24, for the Memorial […]

May 27 – Memorial Day Events in Oakland County 2019

May 4th 2019

May 27 – Memorial Day Events in Oakland County 2019 Click on the city for more info: May 25 – Memorial Day Parade and Pancake Breakfast, Madison Heights May 27 – Memorial Day Parades and Services: Birmingham Clawson Farmington Area Ferndale Hazel Park Holly Milford Novi Royal Oak Southfield Troy Walled Lake ****** Visit the […]

May 27 – Birmingham Memorial Day Service

May 2nd 2019

May 27 – Birmingham Memorial Day Service Birmingham, MI – The City of Birmingham will host its annual Memorial Day Service on Monday, May 27, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in Shain Park, adjacent to City Hall, located at 151 Martin Street. The patriotic program includes addresses of historical interest, popular songs, wreath laying at the […]

May 27 – Clawson Memorial Day Ceremony at Blair Library Gazebo

May 2nd 2019

May 27 – Clawson Memorial Day Ceremony at Blair Library Gazebo Clawson, MI – Come join our American Legion Post in honoring our fallen heroes each Memorial Day at the Blair Library Gazebo with a brief ceremony and a twenty-one gun salute in honor of our fallen men and women in service. More info: City […]

May 27 – Farmington Memorial Day Parade

May 2nd 2019

May 27 – Farmington Memorial Day Parade Farmington, MI- The Farmington Memorial Day Parade has been a Farmington Area tradition since 1970, and continues to celebrate and honor our heroes almost a half-century later. The parade begins at 10:00 am on Memorial Day, near the intersection of Grand River Avenue and Orchard Lake Road. Parade […]