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Ferndale Man Shares Story of Donating Marrow in Hopes of More Lives Saved

February 13th 2019

Ferndale Man Shares Story of Donating Marrow in Hopes of More Lives Saved (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 12, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Blake Scheer’s smiling face was missed around the Ferndale community for a few days, but it wasn’t a vacation that took the busy banker out of town. He was off in Washington DC, donating […]

Oakland County Electeds Respond to Governor’s State of the State Speech

February 13th 2019

Oakland County Electeds Respond to Governor’s State of the State Speech (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 13, 2019) Lansing, MI- The Capitol was bustling as Senators and Representatives from around the state and their guests gathered to hear Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s first State of the State address. In the hour before the speech, guests mingled in […]

Governor Whitmer’s 2019 State of the State Address

February 13th 2019

Governor Whitmer’s 2019 State of the State Address (Governor Gretchen Whitmer, Feb. 12, 2019) Lansing, MI – Governor Gretchen Whitmer gave her first State of the State Address Tuesday in Lansing.  Here’s what she had to say:   I am grateful for the opportunity to speak tonight about the growing challenges we face in Michigan, […]

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm

February 10th 2019

Cats in the Office are Part of Rose Township Charm Rose Township Offices (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 10, 2019) Rose Township, MI- Rose Township Supervisor Dianne Scheib-Snider is “not a cat person,” but when she became Township Supervisor in 2016 she found herself being “office mom” to a pair of somewhat friendly felines – appropriately […]

Shop Local for your Valentine While Supporting OC Times Sponsors

February 9th 2019

Shop Local for your Valentine While Supporting OC Times Sponsors (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 9, 2019) Ferndale, Holly, MI – Valentine’s Day is fast approaching, and if you want to support local businesses that support the local journalism done here at Oakland County Times, this is this list for you.  Here’s a look at love […]

Royal Oak Musicale Program to Feature Black History Month Feb. 19

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Musicale Program to Feature Black History Month Feb. 19 (event page) Royal Oak, MI- ROYAL OAK MUSICALE PROGRAM Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 1:00PM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 814 N.Campbell Road, Royal Oak, MI (just south of Gardenia). Royal Oak Musicale programs are open to the public and are FREE. Refreshments are served […]

Royal Oak Info. Session on Law Enforcement Careers for Women Feb. 27

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Info. Session on Law Enforcement Careers for Women Feb. 27 (event page) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak Police Department will be hosting an information session on law enforcement career opportunities for women at 6:00 p.m., February 27 at the Royal Oak Police Station, 221 E. Third Street. Sgt. Karly Renaud, Officer […]

Motown and 70s Soul: Sheila Landis Performs at Royal Oak Library Feb. 23

February 8th 2019

Motown and 70s Soul: Sheila Landis Performs at Royal Oak Library Feb. 23 (event page) Royal Oak, MI – Live Music Series: Mo-Mo-Motown and 70s Soul with Sheila Landis 2/23/2019 3:00 PM – 4:30 PM Royal Oak Public Library Friends Auditorium Registration is open Sheila Landis utilizes her falsetto to good advantage as her bandmates […]

Royal Oak Library Family Valentine’s Day Dance Feb. 12

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Library Family Valentine’s Day Dance Feb. 12 (event page) Royal Oak, MI –  Family Valentine’s Day Dance Tuesday, February 12, 2019 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM   Wear your fanciest outfit and spend the night dancing with your loved ones! Crafts and refreshments are all part of the fun. Registration is requested. Limit 50.  […]

Longest Serving Congressperson John Dingell Dead at 92

February 7th 2019

Longest Serving Congressperson John Dingell Dead at 92 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 7, 2019) Dearborn, MI – Former Representative John Dingell served in Congress for nearly six decades, leaving the seat now held by his wife Debbie Dingell after serving from 1955 to 2015.  He died Thursday at the age of 92. Among his accomplishments […]