Oak Park

Oak Park Nine Mile Redesign Project Public Meeting Nov. 6

November 2nd 2017

Oak Park Nine Mile Redesign Project Public Meeting  Nov. 6 Oak Park, MI – The City of Oak Park cordially invites any and all community members who are interested in the Nine Mile Redesign project to come to the Nine Mile Redesign Public Meeting to be held on Monday, November 6 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. in […]

Over 6,000 People Pack Oak Park Boo Bash Halloween Night

November 1st 2017

Over 6,000 People Pack Oak Park Boo Bash Halloween Night (Cheryl Weiss, Nov. 1, 2017)   The Oak Park Boo Bash was the place to be on Halloween, as an estimated 6,500 guests packed the Community Center to enjoy a free evening of fun. The line of costumed kids and parents stretched around the corner […]

Oak Park Candidate Interviews 2017

October 31st 2017

Oak Park Candidate Interviews 2017 Oak Park, 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 Oak Park Mayor Marian McClellan is the only candidate on the ballot, although […]

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11

October 28th 2017

Oakland County African American Parent Network Conference Nov. 11 Join us for our first Oakland County AAPN Collaborative Family Conference! This event is open to all families building a community around student success. Parents and students Invited! We have an exciting line up to share with you … Social Media Secrets: Presented by Rasheda Williams, […]

Grant Helps Ferndale Get Golf in Elementary Schools

October 28th 2017

Grant Helps Ferndale Get Golf in Elementary Schools (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 28, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Students at Ferndale Elementary Schools will soon be learning to play golf as part of their physical education classes. With thanks to the First Tee organization, the program was announced in the Oct. 27 e blast from the […]

Suit Depot in Oak Park Collecting Coat Donations for Local Families

October 27th 2017

Suit Depot in Oak Park Collecting Coat Donations for Local Families Oak Park, MI – The Suit Depot is hosting a coat drive to collect clean, gently worn, warm coats at their store, 26150 Greenfield Rd, Oak Park. Area residents are invited to make a difference in our local community by supporting this cause. Donations […]

Oak Park Halloween Boo Bash Oct. 31

October 26th 2017

Oak Park Halloween Boo Bash Oct. 31 Oak Park, MI – Are you ready for another BOOtiful, FANGtastic, GOBLINishious and slightly HAUNTED night out on the town? It’s not just WITCHful thinking…it’s on the SKELENdar! Oak Park’s annual Halloween Boo Bash is being held on Tuesday, October 31 from 5 to 8 p.m. in David […]

Karen Twomey Resigns from Ferndale School Board

October 23rd 2017

Karen Twomey Resigns from Ferndale School Board (Ferndale Schools, Oct. 23, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Ferndale Schools Board of Education Secretary Ms. Karen Twomey has announced she will resign from her position on the Board effective November 21st, 2017. In her letter of resignation Ms. Twomey stated: “I joined the Board in 2008 in order to […]

Former Oak Park Mayor Running as Write-In

October 19th 2017

Former Oak Park Mayor Running as Write-In (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 19, 2017) Oak Park, MI – Former Oak Park Mayor Jerry Naftaly has been added as an official write-in candidate for the Nov. 7, 2017 Mayor’s race in Oak Park.  He is challenging Mayor Marian McClellan who successfully ran against him in 2011 and […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Oak Park Councilperson Carolyn Burns

October 18th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Oak Park Councilperson Carolyn Burns (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2017) Oak Park, MI – Oak Park Mayor Pro Tem Carolyn Burns is seeking re-election to Oak Park City Council in the Nov. 7, 2017 election. There are two seats available. Also running are Andrew Cissell and Regina Weiss. Mayor Pro Tem […]