Oak Park

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 […]

Fly High for Ferndale: Video of Fight Song Made w/Students and Staff

October 6th 2017

Fly High for Ferndale: Video of Fight Song Made w/Students and Staff (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Do you know the Ferndale Fight Song? If you don’t, you can learn it now thanks to a video made by Amy Butters and Helen Lambrix featuring dozens of students and administrators of Ferndale […]

Low Cost Pet Immunization Clinic in Oak Park Oct. 7

October 3rd 2017

Low Cost Pet Immunization Clinic in Oak Park Oct. 7 Oak Park, MI -Bring your dog or cat to the Low-Cost Pet Immunization Clinic at Oak Park’s Community Center on October 7 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. All About Animals will be offering very competitively priced immunizations and Oak Park animal licenses are available, […]

Links to Job Pages & Resources Through Oakland County

September 30th 2017

Links to Job Pages  & Resources  Through Oakland County (Compiled, ongoing) Need a job? Oakland County Times has put together a list of places to check if you are looking for work in Oakland County. Click on the name to be taken to the page. MUNICIPALITIES Addison Twp Auburn Hills Berkley Beverly Hills (no list […]

Oak Park Autumn Fest Sept. 24, 2017

September 16th 2017

Oak Park Autumn Fest Sept. 24, 2017 Oak Park, MI – Come to Oak Park Autumn Fest on Sunday, Sept. 24 from 1-4pm at City Hall. There will be public safety demonstrations, trucks and more from the Public Works Department, games, petting farm, pumpkin patch, entertainment, upcycling junk art, Rigamajig demonstration, imagination cubes and more! […]

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 […]

Oak Park Pride Shows in Water Tower Repainting

September 11th 2017

Oak Park Pride Shows in Water Tower Repainting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 11, 2017) Oak Park, MI – Oak Park’s water tower used to be painted a nondescript blue that often seemed to blend in with the sky behind it. Not anymore.  Now visitors and residents can see the Oak Park pride as the city’s […]

Oak Park Now Enrolling for Citizens Police Academy

August 31st 2017

Oak Park Now Enrolling for Citizens Police Academy (City of Oak Park, Aug. 31, 2017) Oak Park, MI – We are now enrolling for Oak Park Public Safety’s Citizens Academy. The academy will be held on Wednesday evenings in October from 6 to 9 p.m. The four-week course provides citizens with a better understanding of […]

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 […]

State Police Chase Tire-Stealing Suspects From Royal Oak to Southfield

August 22nd 2017

State Police Chase Tire-Stealing Suspects From Royal Oak to Southfield (Michigan State Police, Aug. 22, 2017) Royal Oak and Southfield, MI – On August 21, 2017 at approximately 9 00 PM, troopers from the Metro South Post troopers were contacted by Western Wayne CRT to assist with the arrest of suspects involved in a Larceny […]