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70 Year Old Man Fires Shots Inside Withington West Apartments in Ferndale UPDATED

June 4th 2019

70 Year Old Man Fires Shots Inside Withington West Apartments in Ferndale UPDATED (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Police from multiple departments were on the scene at Withington West Apartments at Planavon and Withington in Ferndale in response to an active shooter in the building Tuesday night.  A 70 year old […]

Workshops for Entrepreneurs in June and July 2019

June 4th 2019

Workshops for Entrepreneurs in June and July 2019 (Oakland County One Stop Shop) CEED Lending Small Business Loan Orientation Time: 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM Cost: no charge Location: Oakland County Executive Office Building Conference Center,  2100 Pontiac Lake Road, Waterford 48328 If your business is located in Oakland County and you have a need […]

Road Commission Has 10 Summer Jobs Available

June 4th 2019

Road Commission Has 10 Summer Jobs Available Beverly Hills, MI — The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is still looking to hire approximately 10 seasonal summer laborers. The position pay rate is $11.25 per hour, and it will be full time. The start dates for this position are June 3 and June 17. The […]

Readers Invited to Write Guest Posts About Local Clubs and Orgs.

June 3rd 2019

Readers Invited to Write Guest Posts About Local Clubs and Orgs. (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 3, 2019) Oakland County, MI- Oakland County Times is inviting readers to submit guest posts featuring a charity or community group that is meaningful to them and is located in Oakland County. We began this series in April, thanks to […]

Reporter Food: Front Page Deli

June 2nd 2019

Reporter Food: Front Page Deli (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 25, 2019) Oak Park, MI – At the Front Page Deli in Oak Park, the sandwiches all have newspaper themed names. The “Breaking News” is spiral ham with melted American cheese and mustard on Rye. The “Front Page Burger” has corned beef, Cole Slaw, Swiss cheese […]

June 6 – An Evening with Drew Philp, author of A $500 House in Detroit

June 1st 2019

June 6 – An Evening with Drew Philp, author of A $500 House in Detroit Thursday, June 6 at 7:00 p.m. In 2009 Drew Philp purchased an abandoned house in Detroit for $500. In his book, A $500 House in Detroit: Rebuilding an Abandoned Home and an American City, Philp explores the racial, economic and […]

June 12 – Family Pride Day at Royal Oak Farmers Market

June 1st 2019

June 12 – Family Pride Day at Royal Oak Farmers Market Royal Oak, MI – You are cordially invited to the inaugural Royal Oak Family Pride, Wednesday, June 12, 2019 from 5-9pm at the Royal Oak Farmers Market. ****** Visit the Oakland County Times Event Page for other fun and educational things to do! To […]

June 10-15 – Hazel Park Seeking Volunteers to Assemble New Playground

June 1st 2019

June 10-15 – Hazel Park Seeking Volunteers to Assemble New Playground Hazel Park, MI – Hazel Park received a generous donation from Sutar-Sutaruk-Meyer Foundation for $350,000 to construct a brand new playground in Scout-McPherson Park!  The playground is designed by elementary school students in the Hazel Park School District, and we need to solicit volunteers […]

June 10 – Women Empowering Women BINGO Night at Rust Belt Market

June 1st 2019

June 10 – Women Empowering Women BINGO Night at Rust Belt Market Ferndale, MI – The evening of June 10, The Brave Wimp and The Loaded Die will be sponsoring a Women Empowering Women Bingo Night, guests are asked to bring a donation of new and gently worn bras and individually wrapped menstrual products, or […]

June 8 – Art, Fish, Fun Festival in Pontiac to Celebrate Environment

June 1st 2019

June 8 – Art, Fish, Fun Festival in Pontiac to Celebrate Environment   The 6th Annual Art Fish Fun Festival will be held on Saturday, June 8, from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., in Beaudette Park, located at 786 Orchard Lake Road in Pontiac, Michigan. This free public event provides art and environmental educational activities […]