Lathrup Village

2017 Candidate Interview: Bruce Kantor for Lathrup Village City Council

September 17th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Bruce Kantor for Lathrup Village City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 17, 2017) Lathrup Village, MI – Bruce Kantor is one of five candidates running for three seats on the Lathrup  Village City Council Nov. 7.  Also on the ballot are Frank M. Brock, Ian A. Ferguson, Marcus Raudszus, and Saleem R. […]

Suicide Awareness Vigil in Lathrup Village Sept. 24

September 16th 2017

Suicide Awareness Vigil in Lathrup Village Sept. 24 Lathrup Village, MI – September is suicide awareness/prevention month. The candlelight vigil is in memory of all the people we have loss to suicide. By having this candlelight vigil I am hoping to raise the awareness of suicide. Depression, sadness, grief and mental health issues are real. […]

Best Facebook Groups to Join in Your Community (Oakland County)

September 13th 2017

Best Facebook Groups to Join in Your Community (Oakland County) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 13, 2017) Oakland County, MI – Many communities have online forums where people can learn what is going on in their community as well as connect with neighbors.  These are actually a very effective way of finding out what is going […]

2017 Solar Eclipse Pics

August 25th 2017

2017 Solar Eclipse Pics (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 25, 2017) Oak Park, Ferndale, Ortonville, Southfield, Troy, Royal Oak, MI – Throughout Oakland County kids and adults joined with people all over the United States to watch a solar eclipse as it crossed the nation.  In Metro Detroit the moon blocked out the sun by about […]

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely

August 18th 2017

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely (Oakland County Health Division, Aug. 18, 2017) Oakland County Health Division encourages residents to view the upcoming solar eclipse safely. A partial solar eclipse will be viewable in Oakland County on Monday, August 21, between 1:02 p.m. and 3:46 p.m., with the maximum eclipse visibility at […]

2017 Candidate Interviews & Issues (check for updates)

July 1st 2017

2017 Candidate Interviews & Issues (check for updates) Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing video interviews with candidates for local office.  Several communities have local elections on Nov. 7, 2017 and we’re working hard to interview as many local candidates as possible. We do not endorse any candidate and […]

Stabbing and Shooting at Woodward North Apts. In Royal Oak

June 29th 2017

Stabbing and Shooting at Woodward North Apts. In Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, June 29, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Shooting and Stabbing Investigation The Royal Oak Police Department is investigating a shooting and stabbing that occurred at the Woodward North Apartments, located at 3027 W. 13 Mile. On June 25, 2017 just before 2:00pm, […]

Food Truck Fridays in Lathrup Village

June 25th 2017

Food Truck Fridays in Lathrup Village (EVENT page) Lathrup Village, MI – Food Truck Fridays happen at Lathrup Village City Hall every Friday between May 12 and September 29th from 6:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. They are sponsored by State Farm Agent Reva Kuhel.  “This sponsorship makes it possible to continue to enhance the public […]

Fireworks in Oakland County 2017

June 21st 2017

Fireworks in Oakland County  2017 (EVENT page) Much appreciation goes to Meg Geddes of MichiganFireworks.com who compiles this list as a labor of love and generously shares with publications like Oakland County Times. Stony Creek Metropark Fireworks Date:  June 23, 2017 at Dusk Where: Stony Creek Metropark 4300 Main Park Road in Shelby Township, Michigan […]

Lathrup Village Terminates Contract with City Administrator Andy Potter

June 13th 2017

Lathrup Village Terminates Contract with City Administrator Andy Potter (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 12, 2017) Lathrup Village, MI – Residents and employees spilled out into the hallway at an over-capacity special meeting Monday night where Lathrup Village City Council voted unanimously to terminate the contract of City Administrator Andy Potter based on his evaluation by […]