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Move Over Law & Proposed Electronic Device Law Aim to Reduce Deaths

February 5th 2018

Move Over Law & Proposed Electronic Device Law Aim to Reduce Deaths (Drew Saunders, Feb. 5, 2018) Oakland County, MI  – Cops, firefighters, ambulance drivers and tow truck operators run the risk of being run over every time they get out to help someone in trouble on the side of the road. Oakland County Sheriff […]

Vernest James Griffin Arraigned in Shooting Spree Killings

February 5th 2018

Vernest James Griffin Arraigned in Shooting Spree Killings (OCSO, Feb. 5, 2018)   Pontiac, MI- The suspect in the Feb. 1 shootings in Taylor and Pontiac has been arraigned.   SUMMARY: Deputies were dispatched to 360 W. Sheffield Ave., Aluminum Blanking Company, on a report of a subject who entered the business armed with a […]

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner

February 5th 2018

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner (Crystal Proxmire, Feb. 5, 2018) Clarkston, MI – One of my favorite breakfasts ever is at Royal Diner at 6540 Dixie Highway, Clarkston, MI 48346. I am in love with their Garden Crepes.  These are deliciously thin, rich crepes stuffed with scrambled eggs, mozzarella cheese, mushrooms, tomatoes, and […]

Planners Gathering to Discuss Public Art in Royal Oak, March 2

February 5th 2018

Planners Gathering to Discuss Public Art in Royal Oak, March 2   Royal Oak, MI – Get the details on the exciting initiatives in Royal Oak that are contributing to the city’s sense of place in its growing downtown. As more mixed-use developments elevate the city’s skyline and increase urban density, public art plays an […]

Order Royal Oak Police Dept. T- Shirts to Support Donation Fund

February 4th 2018

Order Royal Oak Police Dept. T- Shirts to Support Donation Fund (ROPD, Feb. 4, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- In 1918, Royal Oak established a new kind of law and order with the formation of a local police department and the rest, as they say, is history. One hundred years later, Chief Corrigan O’Donohue heads what is […]

Reporter Food: Breakfast Burger at Blackthorn Pub

February 4th 2018

Reporter Food: Breakfast Burger at Blackthorn Pub (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 4, 2018) Holly, MI-  A fun day in Downtown Holly included lunch at Blackthorn Pub, and a burger that would be hard to beat. The breakfast burger came topped with bacon, white cheddar, crispy onions, flavored mayonnaise and a fried egg.  Normally it comes […]

Northville City Manager Patrick Sullivan Named MME President

February 4th 2018

Northville City Manager Patrick Sullivan Named MME President (MME, Feb. 4, 2018) Northville, MI- Patrick Sullivan, Northville’s city manager, is the new president of the statewide association representing Michigan’s municipal managers. Sullivan was selected as the 2018 president of the Michigan Municipal Executives (MME) during the organization’s annual Winter Institute in Ann Arbor Jan. 30-Feb. […]

15 Things to Love at Blumz

February 3rd 2018

15 Things to Love at Blumz (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 3, 2018) Ferndale, Holly, Detroit, MI – With Valentine’s Day coming up, I took a look around Blumz by J.R. Designs in Holly to find 15 things to love that might inspire others. Blumz is a long time advertiser of Oakland County Times and it’s […]

Volunteers Needed County-Wide to Mentor through Youth Assistance

February 2nd 2018

Volunteers Needed County-Wide to Mentor through Youth Assistance Waterford, MI- Throughout Oakland County volunteers are needed to mentor through Oakland County Youth Assistance. A little of your time can make a big difference. As a Mentors Plus volunteer, only a few hours of your time each month, will help a young person in your community. […]

35 Year Old Gift Shares Eagle Pride, Friendship Between Two Ferndales

February 2nd 2018

35 Year Old Gift Shares Eagle Pride, and Friendship Between Two Ferndales (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 2, 2018) Ferndale, MI -While cleaning out a closet, Ferndale Schools administrators found a hand-carved wooden eagle plaque that was a gift sent in 1983 from the Golden Eagles of Ferndale, Washington. The inscription says the plaque was sent […]