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June 19 – Resolving Conflict on Main Street Presentation

June 12th 2019

June 19 – Resolving Conflict on Main Street Presentation Pontiac, MI – Learn how to improve communication and reduce conflict to produce better results for your community and strengthen relationships with stakeholders. Click Here for Full Brochure Resolving Conflict on Main Street THE ART OF EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION Wednesday  |  June 19, 2019  |  8:30 a.m. […]

June 16- Ferndale Community Concert Band Father’s Day Concert

June 12th 2019

June 16- Ferndale Community Concert Band Father’s Day Concert Ferndale, MI – Join Ferndale Community Concert Band for Our Father’s Day Concert June 16th, 2019 at 3:00pm. Ferndale High School Auditorium 881 Pinecrest Dr, Ferndale, MI 48220 More info: https://www.fcconcertband.org/ ****** Visit the Oakland County Times Event Page for other fun and educational things to do! […]

State Rep. Padma Kuppa Hosts First Indian American Legislative Day

June 11th 2019

State Rep. Padma Kuppa Hosts First Indian American Legislative Day LANSING, MI – State Rep. Padma Kuppa (D-Troy) hosted the inaugural Indian American Legislative Day last week in the Capitol Rotunda to recognize and celebrate the leadership of Indian Americans in public policy and higher education throughout Michigan. Many current elected officials and state legislators […]

Fire in Truck Bed Stops Traffic in Lake Orion

June 11th 2019

Fire in Truck Bed Stops Traffic in Lake Orion (Lara Mossa, June 11, 2019) LAKE ORION – No one was injured in a truck fire that stalled traffic in Lake Orion this morning. The driver – the only occupant in the vehicle – was driving a one-ton pickup style work truck north on M-24 when […]

Mi Abilities Opens Store in Milford for Products Made by Staff with Special Needs

June 11th 2019

Mi Abilities Opens Store in Milford for Products Made by Staff with Special Needs Milford, MI- Sounds of cheer filled the air as Liz Hall and Tommy Goike sliced the bright red ribbon down the middle, symbolizing the grand opening of Mi Abilities, Incorporated at the 2019 Huron Valley Chamber of Commerce Open House. With […]

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries Due to Hepatitis A Contamination

June 11th 2019

  Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries Due to Hepatitis A Contamination (FDA/Kroger Co, June 11, 2019) The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (48 oz), Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (16 oz), and Private Selection Frozen Blackberries (16 oz) manufactured by Townsend Farms due to possible […]

Ten Years of Community Journalism: Where We Go From Here

June 10th 2019

Ten Years of Community Journalism: Where We Go From Here (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 9, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The Oakland County Times began a decade ago with the launch of The Ferndale One-Fifteen News.  This online magazine came out on the first and fifteenth of each month for a couple of years before making […]

August Primary and Write-In Campaign Part of Rochester Hills 2019 Elections

June 10th 2019

August Primary and Write-In Campaign Part of Rochester Hills 2019 Elections (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 10, 2019) Rochester Hills, MI- Petitions are in, and candidates for positions in Rochester Hills know who they will face on the ballot.  Longtime Mayor Bryan Barnett is running another write-in campaign to retain his seat.  Barnett was first elected […]

Reporter Food: The Corner in Downtown Ferndale

June 10th 2019

Reporter Food: The Corner in Downtown Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 10, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Ferndale Pride gave me not one, but two, opportunities to try The Corner which is located at the corner of W. 9 Mile Road and Planavon. In the morning I had a junior reporter and her mother with me as […]

Farmington/F. Hills Education Foundation Inspires, Innovates, & Invests in Students

June 10th 2019

Farmington/F. Hills Education Foundation Inspires, Innovates, & Invests in Students (Aimee Ergas, Foundation Trustee, June 10, 2019) Farmington, Farmington Hills, MI -Creative teachers dream of having the resources to try innovative programs and techniques with their students, inspiring new thinking and new skills.  In the Farmington Public Schools, teachers have the opportunity to make some […]