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Madison Heights and Hazel Park Kids Celebrate Mud Day

July 6th 2017

Madison Heights and Hazel Park Kids Celebrate Mud Day (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 6, 2017) Madison Heights and Hazel Park, MI –  At Green Gardens child care centers in Madison Heights and Hazel Park, they know that part of growing up means getting messy.  And on International Mud Day, June 29, it’s the messiest day […]

Dumpster Fire at Red Roof Inn on Rochester Ct. in Troy

July 6th 2017

Dumpster Fire at Red Roof Inn on Rochester Ct. in Troy (Troy Fire Dept, July 6, 2017) Troy, MI – Thursday July 6, 2017 On Wednesday July 5, 2017 at 8:23 pm (2023 Hours) there was a fire in the dumpster of Red Roof Inn, 2350 Rochester Ct, Troy, MI 48084 The fire department responded […]

Oak Park Celebrates the Fourth of July

July 6th 2017

Oak Park Celebrates the Fourth of July (Cheryl Weiss, July 6, 2017) Oak Park, MI – A beloved Oak Park family tradition since 1960 continued this Fourth of July with thousands of people gathering  in Shepherd Park to enjoy the parade and activities.  It was a beautiful sunny day, and families arrived early in the […]

Ferndale Community Foundation Grants Help Good Causes Grow

July 6th 2017

Ferndale Community Foundation Grants Help Good Causes Grow (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 6, 2017) Ferndale, MI – The Ferndale Community Foundation awards grants each year to good causes through the community.  This year’s recipients are: The Ferndale Housing Commission is installing community gardens at both Withington and Autumn House so residents can grow fresh vegetables. […]

Madison Heights Considering Adding Arts and Cultural Committee

July 6th 2017

Madison Heights Considering Adding Arts and Cultural Committee (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 6, 2017) Madison Heights, MI – Madison Heights Mayor Pro Tem Mark Bliss did not have to look far for examples of successful Arts and Cultural Committees.  “This type of committee has been successfully implemented in quite a few local communities like Royal […]

Reporter Food: Cranberry Apple Chicken Quesadilla from Pronto

July 6th 2017

Reporter Food: Cranberry Apple Chicken Quesadilla from Pronto (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 6, 2017) Royal Oak, MI- Pronto! Restaurant at 608 S Washington Ave, Royal Oak, MI 48067 has joined the list of local businesses that support Oakland County Times by advertising on our site.  So it seemed like a good idea for dinner. The […]

SEMCOG Seeking Input for Regional Transit Plan

July 5th 2017

SEMCOG Seeking Input for Regional Transit Plan (SEMCOG, July 5, 2017) SEMCOG, the Southeast Michigan Council of Governments, is seeking input from Southeast Michigan residents to aid development of the region’s long-range transportation plan. An online tool launched today provides opportunities to identify travel issues, rate approaches to improving the system, and rank overall priorities. […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Jules Olsman Huntington Woods City Commissioner

July 5th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Jules Olsman Huntington Woods City Commissioner (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 5, 2017) Huntington Woods, MI – Jules Olsman was elected to Huntington Woods City Commission first in 2009 and again in 2013.  He is seeking re-election on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot. Potential opponents are not yet known, but this post will […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Chris Jackson for Pontiac City Council Dist. 1

July 5th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview:  Chris Jackson for Pontiac City Council Dist. 1 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 5, 2017) Pontiac, MI – Christopher (Chris) Jackson is running for City Council in Pontiac for District 1.  On the August 8 primary ballot there are five candidates for the position: Robert L. Bass, Janiece Gage, Christ Jackson, Marc A. […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Jenny McCardell for Rochester Hills City Council

July 5th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Jenny McCardell for Rochester Hills City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 5, 2017) Rochester Hills, MI  – Third generation Rochester Hills resident Jenny McCardell is running for City Council at large in the Nov. 7, 2017 election. At the time of this interview we do not know the complete list of those […]