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Aug. 6 Election: Ballot Measures and Rochester Hills Primary Interviews

August 5th 2019

Aug. 6 is an Election Day and voters in several communities will have measures on the ballot. 

Rochester Hills also has a primary election. 

Gerald Poisson Sworn in as County Executive, Commission to Appoint Patterson’s Replacement

August 4th 2019

Pursuant to Public Act 139 of 1973, Poisson will assume the duties of county executive until the Board of Commissioners appoints a replacement.

2019 Candidate Interview: Jeff Duperon, Rochester Hills City Council

August 3rd 2019

Jeff Duperon is running for Rochester Hills City Council, which has an Aug. 6, 2019 primary, with the top vote-getters moving on to the Nov. 5, 2019 election. 

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Dies at Age 80

August 3rd 2019

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson died at his home in Independence Township early Saturday morning.

Garbage Truck vs. Speed Boat: Watch Ferndale Trash Collectors Crush It (video)

August 1st 2019

For the men of Car’s Trucking Inc, who are contracted to pick up trash from the city, the boat was an exciting challenge.

Aug. 21 – Presentation on Ranked Choice Voting/Instant Runoff Voting

August 1st 2019

What it is, how it works for democracy, and when we’ll get to use it.

Aug. 3 – Modern Natural Baby Ten Year Anniversary Celebration

August 1st 2019

Modern Natural Baby is turning 10! 10 years of helping parents in the metro Detroit area!

Aug. 25 – Fade Backs and Back Packs for Kids at Ferndale Elks

August 1st 2019

This is a first come first served event with a limited supply, so come early.

Aug. 25 – Dog Day at Oak Park Pool

August 1st 2019

The end of the swimming season is upon us and the last day goes to the dogs.

Aug. 24-25 – Hazel Park Art Fair

August 1st 2019

“There is such a variety … and there are always new artists showcasing their work.”