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On Giving Tuesday, Remember Local Journalism

November 27th 2018

On Giving Tuesday, Remember Local Journalism (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 27, 2018) Giving Tuesday is a time to consider what causes matter to you. Oakland County Times is a place for many of the things that matter to our readers. If you believe in the power of independent journalism to keep citizens informed about what’s […]

Eleven Year Old Shot Outside Party Store in Pontiac

November 27th 2018

Eleven Year Old Shot Outside Party Store in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 27, 2018) Pontiac, MI- On November 26, 2018 at approximately 2213hrs Deputies were dispatched to the 900 block of Joslyn Rd. for a reported shooting.  Upon arriving, they were advised that an 11- year old male passenger had been shot in […]

Pleasant Ridge Resident Appearing Friday on Jeopardy!

November 26th 2018

  Pleasant Ridge Resident Appearing Friday on Jeopardy! (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 26, 2018) Pleasant Ridge, MI – Elizabeth Ellis Goss has a husband, six kids, and an entire community full of people rooting for her as she takes her brainpower before a nation-wide television audience on Friday evening to compete on Jeopardy! If there […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

November 26th 2018

  Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Nov. 26, 2018) Oakland County, MI – 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, […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Wing Deviled Eggs and More at Public House

November 24th 2018

Reporter Food: Chicken Wing Deviled Eggs and More at Public House (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 24, 2018) Ferndale, MI – Public House in Downtown Ferndale has a menu of unique, almost artistic, items.  When I had the chance recently to visit for lunch I was delighted with the trio of Chicken Wing Deviled Eggs.  They […]

Berkley Public Input Open House for Coolidge Reconfiguration Nov. 28

November 24th 2018

Berkley Public Input Open House for Coolidge Reconfiguration Nov. 28 Berkley, MI- The City of Berkley would like your input! Please join us on Wednesday, November 28th, for a Public Input Open House to explore reconfiguring Coolidge Highway from four to three lanes between 11 mile and 12 Mile. Earlier this year, the Downtown Development […]

“Allergy Mom” Shares Tips For Parents at Ferndale Library, Dec 5

November 24th 2018

“Allergy Mom” Shares Tips For Parents at Ferndale Library, Dec 5 FERNDALE, MI– A food allergy diagnosis can be daunting for kids and a constant source of anxiety for parents. Ferndale resident Julie Updyke is embracing the title of “Allergy Mom,” and preparing a presentation for Wed., Dec. 5 at the Ferndale Library to answer […]

Holiday Extravaganza Parade in Downtown Pontiac Dec. 1

November 24th 2018

Holiday Extravaganza Parade in Downtown Pontiac Dec. 1 Pontiac, MI- The festivities for its 37th annual year will bigger and better. There will be over 100 of your favorite costume characters handing out FREE hugs, beautiful professional floats from The Parade Company, professional balloons, marching bands, fire trucks and choreographed dancers all joining together to […]

Detroit Model Railroad Club Open House Dec. 8-9

November 24th 2018

  Detroit Model Railroad Club Open House Dec. 8-9 Holly, MI – Come see what model railroading is all about at one of the largest O scale model railroads in the country. During open houses, we operate the railroad with a dispatcher controlling railroad traffic on the mainline, and engineers driving multiple freight and passenger […]

Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15

November 24th 2018

  Ferndale Library Offers Leniency for Overdue Fees During Food Drive Dec. 9-15 FERNDALE, MI – Have you been putting off a return to the library because of unpaid fees? This holiday season, the Ferndale Library offers local cardholders the chance to find some leniency by way of a food drive for non-perishable items to […]