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LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21 – CANCELLED

May 26th 2018

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21     UPDATE – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Hazel Park, MI – The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a nonpartisan candidate forum on June 21 at 6:30pm at Hazel Park Recreation Center 620 West Woodward Heights, Hazel Park. District 9 includes […]

Berkley Town Hall about Proposed Bonds and Millage May 30

May 26th 2018

Berkley Town Hall about Proposed Bonds and Millage May 30 (City of Berkley, May 26, 2018) Please join us Wednesday, May 30th, for a town hall meeting to discuss a funding proposal for citywide infrastructure improvements. The meeting is scheduled for 630 pm to 8:30 pm in the second-floor conference room of the Public Safety […]

2018 Memorial Day Events Through Oakland County

May 22nd 2018

2018 Memorial Day Events Through Oakland County Click your community name below for more details about area events. If we have missed any please let us know at editor@oc115.com. Birmingham Farmington/Farmington Hills Ferndale Hazel Park Holly Lake Orion Madison Heights Milford Novi Northville Pleasant Ridge Royal Oak Southfield South Lyon Sylvan Lake Troy Walled Lake […]

Schools on Lockdown after Patient Leaves Beaumont – UPDATED

May 21st 2018

Schools on Lockdown after Patient Leaves Beaumont Beverly Hills, Royal Oak, MI – Two schools are on lockdown as police search for a patient from Beaumont Hospital. The Village of Beverly Hills released the following statement: “A patient under the care of Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak has left the hospital grounds and is currently […]

Berkley Families Bring Out Bikes for Parade

May 20th 2018

Berkley Families Bring Out Bikes for Parade (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 20, 2018) Berkley, MI – In spite of a drizzly morning, families in Berkley met at Angell Elementary School for the annual Bike Parade. This event is part of Berkley Days, a tradition dating back over 90 years. With decorated bikes and even a […]

Berkley Days May 17 – 20

May 17th 2018

Berkley Days May 17 – 20 Berkley, MI – Berkley Days is a celebration of one of the greatest little cities in metro Detroit. It has taken place for over 90 years.   Originally, it was a commemoration of the completion of Coolidge Highway.   Berkley Days is now a tradition that signals the end […]

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories

May 12th 2018

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2018) Pontiac, MI – The superheroes of downtowns throughout Oakland County gathered at the Strand Theater in Pontiac Thursday evening for the annual “Main Event,” recognizing accomplishments of communities in the Main Street Oakland County program. The program provides planning, resources and sharing […]

From Seasonal Work to Administrative Professionals, Cities are Hiring. Here’s a List of Links

May 8th 2018

From Seasonal Work to Administrative Professionals, Cities are Hiring. Here’s a List of Links (Compiled, ongoing) Need a job? Oakland County Times has put together a list of places to check if you are looking for work in Oakland County. Click on the name to be taken to the page. MUNICIPALITIES Addison Twp Auburn Hills […]

Taste of Berkley to Benefit Youth Assistance May 17

May 7th 2018

Taste of Berkley to Benefit Youth Assistance May 17 BERKLEY – April 25, 2018 – Berkley/Huntington Woods Youth Assistance is holding its eighth annual Taste of Berkley which will be held on Thursday, May 17, 2018 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Berkley Community Center, 2400 Robina Ave. in Berkley. Adults 21 and over […]

Professor’s Presentation Sheds Light on Gerrymandering

April 26th 2018

Professor’s Presentation Sheds Light on Gerrymandering (Sam Gurwin, April 26, 2018) Birmingham, MI- We may remember a snake-like diagram from middle school that illustrated “Gerrymandering.” The sketch reminds most of history, this idea that in the past corruption dictated voting districts.  This political practice was named after Governor Elbridge Gerry, the Massachusetts Governor of old […]