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2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

May 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

Red Devil Restaurant in Holly Vandalized

April 30th 2018

Red Devil Restaurant in Holly Vandalized (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 30, 2018) Holly, MI- Security footage from early Sunday morning showed only the splat of white as a gallon’s worth of paint struck the windows and the sign of Red Devil Restaurant in Downtown Holly after they were closed. “I know they’ll turn up on […]

Roosevelt Sign Stolen from Ferndale Historical Museum

April 30th 2018

Roosevelt Sign Stolen from Ferndale Historical Museum (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 30, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Members of the Ferndale Historical Society are asking that a sign be returned to the museum, with no questions asked.  On April 27 the news was announced on Facebook. “Sometime over the last 48 hours an elementary school artifact […]

Downtown Rochester Farmers Market Opens May 5

April 30th 2018

  Downtown Rochester Farmers Market Opens May 5 ROCHESTER, Mich. –Meet at the market – where friends and families can access the freshest, locally grown Michigan-made products. Downtown Rochester Farmers’ Market Opening Day, is Saturday, May 5th. Celebrating its 19th season, the Farmers’ Market is a frequent stop for area residents to enjoy the vibrant […]

Ways the Ferndale Library Saves the Day

April 30th 2018

Ways the Ferndale Library Saves the Day (Ferndale Area District Library, April 30, 2018) FERNDALE, MI – Statistics aren’t stimulating. They’re just dry, dense, and maybe abstract. So it’s no wonder that public libraries can have a tough time proving their impact. Because while local businesses can point to something more apparent like “sales,” the […]

Dollar Movie: Maudie May 18 in Huntington Woods

April 30th 2018

Dollar Movie: Maudie May 18 in Huntington Woods Huntington Woods, MI – An arthritic Nova Scotia woman works as a housekeeper while she hones her skills as an artist and eventually becomes a beloved figure in the community. Movies are shown on select Fridays at noon in the Ralph and Peggy Lease Multipurpose Room of […]

Boater Safety Class in Wolverine Lake June 2

April 30th 2018

  Boater Safety Class in Wolverine Lake June 2 Wolverine Lake, MI – If you were born after 1978 you must have a Boater Safety Certificate to operate a Personal Water Craft Present your certificate to your insurance company for a possible reduction in your boat insurance VILLAGE OF WOLVERINE LAKE BOATER SAFETY CLASS SATURDAY, […]

Sounds of the Kora, Music from West Africa at Troy Library May 5

April 30th 2018

  Sounds of the Kora, Music from West Africa at Troy Library May 5 Troy, MI – Age Group(s): All Ages Date: 5/5/2018 Start Time: 1:00 PM End Time: 2:00 PM Description:  Sean Gaskell features traditional songs on the Kora, a 21 string harp that he learned how to play throughout the course of multiple […]

Movies at Madison Hts Library: May 9, The Pink Panther

April 30th 2018

  Movies at Madison Hts Library: May 9, The Pink Panther Madison Heights, MI-  Come to the Madison Heights Library to see a free movie. Check out the schedule below: WEDNESDAY, MAY 9 11:00 – THE PINK PANTHER (1963, NOT RATED) BLU-RAY FORMAT MONDAY, MAY 14 4:00 – JUMANJI: WELCOME TO THE JUNGLE (PG13) 6:30 […]

Mobile Homes Damaged after Natural Gas Explosion in Rochester Hills

April 29th 2018

Mobile Homes Damaged after Natural Gas Explosion in Rochester Hills (Oakland County Sheriffs Dept, April 29, 2018) Rochester Hills, MI – INCIDENT: 15:05 hrs. – City of Rochester Hills – Residential Structure Fire / OCSO Fire Investigation Unit assist – #18-77729 SUMMARY:  Deputies and the City of Rochester Hills Fire Department responded to multiple reports […]