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Reporter Food: Legs’s Inn on Lake Michigan

July 2nd 2018

Reporter Food: Legs’s Inn on Lake Michigan (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 2, 2018) Cross Village, MI- A recent up north excursion led to one of the most interesting Reporter Food meals ever. Thirty Minutes south west of Mackinaw City, in an area high on dunes, is a beautiful place called Cross Village. Overlooking Lake Michigan […]

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot

July 2nd 2018

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Oakland County, MI- On Aug. 7, 2018 voters in Oakland County will be asked to renew a millage that funds public transportation. This is NOT the millage for the Regional Transit Authority.  This IS for a continuation of SMART services already […]

State Police & Fire Safety Series #5: Swimming

July 2nd 2018

State Police & Fire Safety Series #5: Swimming (Michigan State Police, July 2, 2018) Michiganders and visitors alike are urged to make safety a top priority in all seasonal activities while enjoying Pure Michigan at home or on the road. Summer safety tips from Michigan State Police Director Col. Kriste Kibbey Etue and State Fire […]

Canvas Pontiac Awards July 7

July 2nd 2018

Canvas Pontiac Awards July 7 Pontiac, MI -Join us this Saturday to celebrate all of the artists who participated in this year’s Canvas Pontiac program and for an afternoon of family-friendly entertainment!   July 7th | 3 pm – 6 pm | ELEKTRICITY Nightclub Tickets can be purchased online via LocalHop. ****** Visit the Event Page for […]

3D Doodler Project at Oak Park Library July 11

July 2nd 2018

3D Doodler Project at Oak Park Library July 11 Oak Park, MI – Make a 3D Doodle Creation at the Oak Park Library on Wed. July 11 at 4:30pm.  Free. Questions? Call (248) 691-7480. Oak Park Library is located at 14200 Oak Park Blvd, Oak Park, MI 48237. Check out their website at http://www.oakparkmi.gov/departments/library/index.php ****** […]

Captain Underpants Party at Pontiac Library July 7

July 2nd 2018

Captain Underpants Party at Pontiac Library July 7 Pontiac, MI – Calling all Captain Underpants fans! Come join us for a tighty whitey toss into the Library Turbo Toilet 2000, complete our Wacky Word Wedgies and Flushable fill-ins to make your own Captain Underpants story, and discover your true name using our Professor Poopypants Name […]

We’ve Passed the 150,000 Mark. Now What?

July 1st 2018

We’ve Passed the 150,000 Mark. Now What? (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Ferndale, MI – In June the Oakland County Times achieved a milestone. We passed the 150,000 mark reaching 157,344 unique readers for the month.  With 4,244,437 hits and an average of 12,186 visits per day, it’s clear that our grassroots community news […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Michael Ryan for County Commissioner Dist. 19

July 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Michael Ryan for County Commissioner Dist. 19 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Berkley, and Royal Oak, MI – Republican Michael Ryan is running for County Commissioner in the 19th District.  He is unopposed in the Aug. 7, 2018 primary. In the Democratic Primary incumbent Dave Woodward is running for re-election, and Devin […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Penny Luebs for County Commissioner Dist. 16

July 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Penny Luebs for County Commissioner Dist. 16 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Clawson, Troy, and Royal Oak, MI  – Penny Luebs is running for County Commissioner for the 16th District and is on the Democratic Primary ballot for Aug. 7, 2018.  Also on the Democratic Primary Ballot is Charles “Chuck” Salgat. Republican […]

Milford Twp. Asking for Fire Services Millage on Aug. 7 Ballot

June 30th 2018

Milford Twp. Asking for Fire Services Millage on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 30, 2018) Milford Township, MI –Voters in Milford are being asked to vote on fire services funding on the Aug. 7, 2018 ballot. Here is the ballot language: Milford Township Fire Services Millage Proposal Shall the charter township of Milford, […]