Madison Hts.

Best Snowman to Win $100 in Madison Heights Challenge Jan. 27

January 19th 2018

Best Snowman to Win $100 in Madison Heights Challenge Jan. 27 Madison Heights, MI – Join us for a snowman building contest at Keys Car Care on Saturday January 27, 2018 from 1:00 – 3:00 pm. There is a $100 first prize to the winning snowman. Hot cocoa and cookies will be available for all […]

Madison Chorale Presents Annual Seasons of Love Concert Feb. 10

January 13th 2018

Madison Chorale Presents Annual Seasons of Love Concert Feb. 10 Madison Heights, Royal Oak, MI – The Madison Chorale is an auditioned inter-generational musical group open to men and women ages 16 and up.  The group performs a variety of holiday and spring concerts and is currently in its 44th year of performance.  Made up […]

Firefighters Put Out Blaze on Hazelhurst in Ferndale

December 4th 2017

Firefighters Put Out Blaze on Hazelhurst in Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 4, 2017) Ferndale, MI  – Firefighters from Ferndale, Royal Oak, Hazel Park and Madison Heights teamed up to extinguish a house fire in the 500 block of W. Hazelhurst in Ferndale Monday morning.  At about 11:30 am smoke was seen coming from the […]

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County

November 16th 2017

Businesses Encouraged to Register for Shop Small with Oakland County (Oakland County, Nov. 16, 2017) Oakland County, MI – Oakland County small businesses that hope to see green during the upcoming holiday shopping season could pocket a little green for themselves – $1,000 – just for registering for Oakland County’s Small Business Saturday to Saturday […]

Jodi Wong, Illitch Charities and Others Earn AFP Philanthropy Awards

November 11th 2017

Jodi Wong, Illitch Charities and Others Earn AFP Philanthropy Awards (AFP, Nov. 11, 2017) Madison Heights, MI – National Philanthropy Day is Wednesday, November 15, and several Southeastern Michigan residents, companies and organizations have been honored by the Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Greater Detroit Chapter for their charitable giving and volunteering. The philanthropists, volunteers […]

Madison Heights Election Results

November 7th 2017

Madison Heights Election Results (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2017) Madison Heights, MI-  The unofficial results are in from the Madison Heights Election. Mayor Brian Hartwell ran unopposed and got 98.21% of the votes (3,286). For council, incumbents Mark Bliss and David M. Soltis were re-elected.  Bliss got 2,266 votes. Soltis got 1,596. Joining them […]

Madison Heights Candidate Interviews 2017

October 29th 2017

Madison Heights Candidate Interviews 2017 Madison Heights, MI – Oakland County Times has invited all local candidates seeking office on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot to do a video interview.  Below are the ones who accepted. Click on the picture to view. In Madison Heights, Mayor Brian Hartwell is unopposed.  For City Council there are […]

Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context

October 19th 2017

Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2017) Pontiac, MI – A dozen Oakland County residents have been charged with selling heroin mixed with fentanyl, seven of whom were charged with distribution resulting in death, revealed Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard in a press conference Wednesday […]

Sugar Packets and Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia

October 14th 2017

Sugar Packets & Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 14, 2017) Novi, MI – Loretta and Gregory were married at the age of 16, over 40 years ago, and have always been true to each other.  Yet as Gregory began to age, Alzheimer’s started to take its toll and […]

Murder Victim’s Family Accepts $1.07 Million Settlement from Oakland County

October 11th 2017

Murder Victim’s Family Accepts $1.07 Million Settlement from Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 11, 2017)   Madison Heights, MI – A lawsuit brought by the family of Shelley Hilliard against Oakland County has ended with a $1.07 million settlement.  19-year-old Hilliard was murdered after a Madison Heights police officer revealed that she was the […]