Oxford

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists

June 8th 2018

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2018) Michigan – With more and more people taking to the streets with pedal power, it’s important that bicyclists and drivers be aware of the rules of the road.  Below is a list of key rules put together by the State of Michigan specifically […]

Oxford Man Rescued, Burton Man Dies in Kayak Accident on Lake Michigan

June 5th 2018

Oxford Man Rescued, Burton Man Dies in Kayak Accident on Lake Michigan (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 5, 2018) Manistique, Oxford, Burton, MI – An Oxford Man was rescued, but a Burton man died, after their kayak overturned in Lake Michigan Monday. A Michigan DNR officer responded to a call of two men whose kayak had […]

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County

June 4th 2018

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2018) 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 […]

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them

June 4th 2018

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them (North Oakland Headwaters Land Conservancy, June 4, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Across the state of Michigan, female turtles have begun their annual nesting trek from their home wetlands to open areas. Every year, thousands of female turtles are killed on our roadways in pursuit […]

Water Infrastructure 101 Discussion, Oxford Oct. 10

May 25th 2018

Water Infrastructure 101 Discussion, Oxford Oct. 10 Southfield, MI- Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash give a presentation on Water Infrastructure 101-“What You Need to Know Below and Beyond.” In Oxford this will take place at Oxford Public Library 530 Pontiac Street Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2018 at 7pm. The public will have the opportunity […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Mindy Denninger for State Rep Dist. 46

May 24th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Mindy Denninger for State Rep Dist. 46 (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 24, 2018) Oxford, Lake Orion, Orion Township, Brandon Township, Addison Township, Oakland Township, MI – Mindy Denninger is running for State Representative for the 46th District and is on the ballot for the Aug. 7 primary on the Democratic Ballot. Also […]

2018 Memorial Day Events Through Oakland County

May 22nd 2018

2018 Memorial Day Events Through Oakland County Click your community name below for more details about area events. If we have missed any please let us know at editor@oc115.com. Birmingham Farmington/Farmington Hills Ferndale Hazel Park Holly Lake Orion Madison Heights Milford Novi Northville Pleasant Ridge Royal Oak Southfield South Lyon Sylvan Lake Troy Walled Lake […]

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories

May 12th 2018

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2018) Pontiac, MI – The superheroes of downtowns throughout Oakland County gathered at the Strand Theater in Pontiac Thursday evening for the annual “Main Event,” recognizing accomplishments of communities in the Main Street Oakland County program. The program provides planning, resources and sharing […]

From Seasonal Work to Administrative Professionals, Cities are Hiring. Here’s a List of Links

May 8th 2018

From Seasonal Work to Administrative Professionals, Cities are Hiring. Here’s a List of Links (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 […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]