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Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis

March 26th 2019

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2019) Waterford, MI- Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced Tuesday afternoon that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer. Patterson will not be resigning from his position, but will instead take time off for treatment and to be […]

Join the OC Times Readers Club to Support Local Journalism, and Get Perks!

March 25th 2019

Join the OC Times Readers Club to Support Local Journalism, and Get Perks! The new Readers Club Program makes it fun to be part of Oakland County Times, while also keeping this community resource going and growing! Grassroots Level $5+/month Entry in monthly contest Flower Power Level $15+/month Entry in monthly contest, your name on […]

Measles Vaccination Clinic Sat. March 23, Number of Cases and Locations Continues to Grow

March 22nd 2019

Measles Vaccination Clinic Sat. March 23, Number of Cases and Locations Continues to Grow (Oakland County Health Division, Mar. 22, 2019) Pontiac, Mich. – The three measles cases under investigation in Thursday’s press release are now confirmed. Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Oakland County Health Division confirmed the positive results today. This […]

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference

March 21st 2019

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference (C. Proxmire, March 21, 2019) Lansing, MI- Officials and city administrators from across the state gathered in Lansing this week for the Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference. MML provides educational and networking opportunities, including classes on topics that are important to local […]

Potential Measles Exposure at Berkley, Bloomfield Hills, Detroit, Madison Hts, Novi, Oak Park, Royal Oak, Southfield Locations

March 21st 2019

Additional Measles Cases Confirmed in Oakland County (Oakland County Health Dept, March 21, 2019) Pontiac, MI– Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Oakland County Health Division today received confirmation of four additional measles cases in Oakland County. Three other cases are currently under investigation. These cases follow a confirmed travel-related measles case announced […]

Ferndale DDA Director Barry Hicks Leaving for Madison Heights Position

March 15th 2019

Ferndale DDA Director Barry Hicks Leaving for Madison Heights Position (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale DDA Director Barry Hicks will be leaving his position as Ferndale Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Director to work as the Community & Economic Development Director for Madison Heights. Hicks came to Ferndale in 2015 after […]

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club!

March 13th 2019

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club! The new Readers Club Program makes it fun to be part of Oakland County Times, while also keeping this community resource going and growing! Grassroots Level $5+/month  Entry in monthly contest Flower Power Level $15+/month Entry in monthly contest, your name on a “flower” that appears sporadically […]

Madison Heights Community Coalition Seeking Nominations for Youth Awards

March 10th 2019

Madison Heights Community Coalition Seeking Nominations for Youth Awards (MHCC, March 10, 2019) Madison Heights, MI- The annual Madison Heights Community Coalition Youth Recognition Breakfast is May 2nd, and we need student nominations based on two categories: Category 1: Exceptional Service to Others—displays incredible initiative and extreme concern for others. Category 2: Overcoming Personal Challenges—achievements […]

I-75 Construction to Begin Friday

March 7th 2019

I-75 Construction to Begin Friday (MDOT, March 7, 2019) Troy, Royal Oak, MI – Weather depending, work on segment 2 of the I-75 modernization project in Oakland County will now begin on Friday, March 8. Initially, construction impacts will begin at 7 p.m. on the southbound lanes from Adams Road to south of 13 Mile […]

Fatal Crash Closes I-94 at 10 Mile

March 7th 2019

Fatal Crash Closes I-94 at 10 Mile (C. Proxmire, March 7, 2019) Roseville, MI – Michigan State Police reported at 2:34pm that “WB I-94 at 10 Mile FREEWAY CLOSED Due to a fatal crash. Expect traffic delays through the rush hour.” According to various sources, a semi truck rolled over onto a vehicle and another […]