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Renaissance Festival Aug 18- Sept. 30

August 11th 2018

Renaissance Festival Aug 18- Sept. 30 Holly, MI- Take a time-travel adventure into the 16th century at the annual Michigan Renaissance Festival! Join our Queen Elizabeth in a jubilee! Inside our turreted gates, visitors enjoy the sights and sounds of a 17-acre village, complete with building reproductions of Renaissance shops, taverns and a magnificent castle. […]

Reporter Food: Grilled Ham, Egg & Cheese Sandwich at Davisburg Bread

August 11th 2018

Reporter Food: Grilled Ham, Egg & Cheese Sandwich at Davisburg Bread (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 11, 2018) Holly, MI – I wasn’t even planning on writing a column about this sandwich that I grabbed for the ride home from Holly.  I was hungry and in a hurry, and what could possibly be all that exciting […]

Children’s Business Fair Aug. 25 in Holly

August 10th 2018

Children’s Business Fair Aug. 25 in Holly Holly, MI-  Lemonade stands, pet rocks, hand-drawn bookmarks… Do you remember when you were a kid and dreamed of opening your own business? And how great it felt to sell one of your items and hand your customer their change, thanking them for buying something from you? Adults […]

Story of Big Top Changes, As Kelly Miller Circus Returns to Holly Animal-Free

August 7th 2018

Story of Big Top Changes, As Kelly Miller Circus Returns to Holly Animal-Free (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 6, 2018) Holly, MI – “The Greatest Show on Earth” ceased to exist in 2017 when Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus ended their nearly 150-year run of traveling the country to delight and amaze ladies and […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

August 3rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

Good Things Growing at Holly Farmer’s Market

August 3rd 2018

Good Things Growing at Holly Farmer’s Market (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 3, 2018) Holly, MI – Judy Crosby of Holly had never had a sugar plum before last weekend when she and her grandson Lane visited the Holly Farmer’s Market. “It’s very good,” she said.  “I like farmers markets.  I like farmers. They work their […]

Holly Chamber Blues, Brews & BBQ Aug. 4

August 1st 2018

Holly Chamber Blues, Brews & BBQ Aug. 4 Holly, MI – The Holly Area Chamber of Commerce presents Blues, Brews & BBQ on Saturday, August 4, 2018. Dinner is from 5pm-7pm at Holly Moose Lodge. Music from Lester Blues goes from 7pm to 11pm. $15 for dinner and music. $5 for music only. Drinks sold […]

Explore: Favorite Finds at Holly Antiques

July 29th 2018

Explore: Favorite Finds at Holly Antiques (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 29, 2018) Holly, MI- Holly Antiques, located at 118 S Saginaw St in Downtown Holly, has been an advertising sponsor of Oakland County Times since they launched with new ownership in April 2017.  Every once in a while I like to stop in and see what […]

Raising Monarch Butterflies Workshop in Davisburg Aug. 8

July 27th 2018

Raising Monarch Butterflies Workshop in Davisburg Aug. 8 Davisburg, MI – Our North American monarchs are facing population decline and they need our help to protect them, so come and learn how to raise your own! It takes only 4 weeks for a monarch to grow from an egg to a lovely butterfly. You’ll learn […]

Lecture on Historic Homes in Rose Township Aug. 1

July 27th 2018

Lecture on Historic Homes in Rose Township Aug. 1 Rose Township, MI – What if the walls of historic buildings could talk? Well they can. Our buildings can tell us a lot, if we only take the tiem to listen. Learn how American’s story can be found in your house and in your neighborhood. Join […]