Milford

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 […]

Fun Photos from the Cosplay Beach Party at Kensington Park

August 24th 2017

Fun Photos from the Cosplay Beach Party at Kensington Park (Roy McKee, Aug. 24, 2017) Milford – MI – A change of pace from the normal comic cons from on August 5th. Cosplay Beach Party was a chance for people to get away for a bit of fun at Kensington Metropark in a free more […]

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 […]

For Being Green it’s Gold for Novi, Bronze for Milford, Pleasant Ridge & Ferndale

July 3rd 2017

For Being Green it’s Gold for Novi, Bronze for Milford, Pleasant Ridge & Ferndale (Compiled, July 3, 2017) NOVI, MILFORD, PLEASANT RIDGE, FERNDALE, MI – The City of Novi is one of just five communities in Michigan to receive a Gold certification in the Michigan Green Communities Challenge for its commitment to sustainability projects, from […]

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 […]

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 […]

2017 Milford Memorial Day Parade Pictures

May 29th 2017

2017 Milford Memorial Day Parade Pictures (Mike Smith, May 29, 2017) Milford, MI – Patriotism was on display Monday morning as hundreds gathered in Milford for the annual Memorial Day Parade.  The event brought the community together to honor men and women who have died in service to the country. Check out other Memorial Day […]

DTE Working on Power Restoration, Warming Centers Available

March 11th 2017

DTE Working on Power Restoration, Warming Centers Available (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 11, 2017) Oakland County, MI – 250,000 people in DTE’s service area remain without power as of 3am Saturday after wind storms knocked down power lines through the area. According to the DTE website, “DTE’s restoration teams are fully mobilized and working 24/7 […]

Superhero 5k at Kensington Metropark April 29

March 8th 2017

Superhero 5k at Kensington Metropark April 29 (EVENT page) Milford, MI – Join us for an exciting Superhero filled 5K race at the beautiful Kensington Metro Park to help support individuals in your community. This event helps raise funds to support Excel’s programs that provide education, transition support, training, assessment, job coaching, and job search […]

Journalist, Firefighter, and Father: Ron Savage Dies in Training Exercise

February 25th 2017

Journalist, Firefighter, and Father: Ron Savage Dies in Training Exercise (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 25, 2017) Milford, MI – Fox 2 News journalist Ron Savage died today during a training exercise with the Milford Fire Department.  Savage was an EMMY Award winning journalist, an on-call part time firefighter and a father.  For more on his […]