Elections/Candidate Interviews

2019 Candidate Interview: Theresa Mungioli, Rochester Hills City Council

July 15th 2019

Theresa Mungioli is running for Rochester Hills City Council, which has an Aug. 6, 2019 primary.

2019 Candidate Interview: Amani Johnson for Southfield City Council

July 15th 2019

Amani Johnson is running for Southfield City Council in the Nov. 5, 2019 election.

Presidential Hopeful Kirsten Gillibrand Visits, Focuses on Gun Violence

July 12th 2019

Presidential hopeful and current US Senator Kirsten Gillibrand of New York visited Bloomfield Hills Friday as part of her “Trump Broken Promises Tour.”

Ferndale Mayor Dave Coulter Announces State Rep Run for 27th District

July 11th 2019

Coulter has decided to run for State Representative of Michigan’s 27th House District, which includes Berkley, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge and Royal Oak Township

Piana Resigns to Run for Ferndale Mayor, Applications to Fill Vacancy Due July 29

July 8th 2019

Melanie Piana resigned from her position on City Council Monday evening so she can run for the Mayor position.

2019 Candidate Interview: Tia Marie Sanders, Novi City Council

July 7th 2019

Tia Marie Sanders is running for Novi City Council in the Nov. 5, 2019 election.

OC Times Info for 2019 Candidates

June 6th 2019

OC Times Info for 2019 Candidates (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 9, 2019) Each year Oakland County Times provides two opportunities to reach our readers and spread the word about your campaign – free candidate video interviews, as well as advertising opportunities. VIDEOS You can see previous videos HERE. These are short, easy video interviews that […]

Petitions Pulled for Berkley Mayor and Council Race, Still Time to Get on Ballot

May 20th 2019

Petitions Pulled for Berkley Mayor and Council Race, Still Time to Get on Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 20, 2019) Berkley, MI – Although the filing deadline is not until 4pm on July 23, several have already requested nominating petitions to be on the Nov. 5, 2019 ballot in the City of Berkley. Deputy City […]

Ballot Selfie… Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day

May 8th 2019

Michigan “Ballot Selfie” Case Settled, Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day (Secretary of State, May 8, 2019) Lansing, MI- Subject to court approval, the Secretary of State today settled a federal lawsuit challenging Michigan’s restrictions on ballot photography, sometimes known as “ballot selfies.” Under the settlement, in which both parties to […]

Royal Oak Twp Voters Say No to Pot Shops, Other May 7…

May 7th 2019

Royal Oak Township Voters Say No to Pot Shops, Other May 7, 2019 Election Results   (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 7, 2019) Clawson, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, and Walled Lake, MI – Royal Oak Township voters decided against allowing marijuana-related businesses, defeating the May 7 Proposal 1 with 29.44% voting yes, and 70.56% voting […]