Pleasant Ridge

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Curtis for O.C.C. Board of Trustees

October 6th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Curtis for O.C.C. Board of Trustees (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 6, 2018) Oakland County, MI- Paul Curtis is running for Oakland Community College (O.C.C.) Board of Trustees. There are six people running for two seats. Candidates are Paul Curtis, Pamala M. Davis, Danarius Monroe Hemphill, Christine Marie O’Sullivan, Margaret E. Perry […]

Ferndale Schools Diversity Committee Meets Oct. 11

October 5th 2018

Ferndale Schools Diversity Committee Meets Oct. 11 Please join us for our second meeting of the year. Thursday, October 11th 6:30 – 8:00 pm Ferndale Upper Elementary 24220 Rosewood St | Oak Park, MI 48237 We invite your input and involvement in decision making. The meeting goals are: »» Prioritize committee projects and form workgroups »» […]

I-696 to Close from US-24 to I-75 Over Weekend – CANCELLED

October 4th 2018

I-696 to Close from US-24 to I-75 Over Weekend – CANCELLED Oakland County, MI – Beginning at 9 p.m. Friday, eastbound I-696 will be closed for road work from US-24 (Telegraph Road) to I-75 through 5 a.m. Monday. Detour: southbound M-10 to eastbound M-8 (Davison Freeway), then northbound I-75 to eastbound I-696. Prior to the […]

Commissioner Shares What People Should Know about the Roads

October 3rd 2018

Commissioner Shares What People Should Know about the Roads (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2018) Waterford, MI- What should people know when it comes to the roads?  The Road Commissioner for Oakland County Ron Fowkes and RCOC Manager Dennis Kolar joined members of the Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce recently for breakfast and to share […]

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards

October 3rd 2018

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards (Oakland County Executive Office, Oct. 3, 2018) Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson‘s Elite 40 Under 40 initiative, now in its eighth year, celebrates Oakland County’s “Best and Brightest” between ages 18 and 39. If you know a young person who adds value to the community […]

Reporter Food: Sunny Sunrise at Whistle Stop Diner

September 29th 2018

Reporter Food: Sunny Sunrise at Whistle Stop Diner (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 29, 2018) Pleasant Ridge, MI- A Reporter Food column from Pleasant Ridge has been a long time coming, but finally I’ve had a chance to enjoy the Whistle Stop Diner at 24060 Woodward Ave. This tiny café is often packed, with a line […]

Shuttle Running from Ferndale and Pleasant Ridge to Arts, Beats, & Eats

August 31st 2018

Shuttle Running from Ferndale and Pleasant Ridge to Arts, Beats, & Eats (City of Pleasant Ridge, Aug. 31, 2018) Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak, MI – Pleasant Ridge has partnered with Ferndale to bring Chariot to our area. Chariot is an app-based Ford Mobility service that will soon operate a fixed-route microtransit service in Pleasant […]

FernCare Annual Garage Sale Sept. 8

August 30th 2018

FernCare Annual Garage Sale Sept. 8 It’s BACK! The annual FernCare Garage Sale is now a partnership with the Pleasant Ridge Foundation’s Ridge Resale Shop! We need donations and shoppers for this fun annual event that supports FernCare Free Clinic. Sale Details: Saturday, September 8, 9am – 1pm Ridge Resale at the Pleasant Ridge DPW […]

Looking for Work? Check out this List of City Employment Pages

August 28th 2018

Looking for Work? Check out this List of City Employment Pages (Compiled, ongoing) Need a job? Oakland County Times has put together a list of places to check if you are looking for work in Oakland County. Click on the name to be taken to the page. MUNICIPALITIES Addison Twp Auburn Hills Berkley Beverly Hills […]

How to Volunteer with Ferndale Upper Elementary, Info Meeting Aug. 22

August 19th 2018

How to Volunteer with Ferndale Upper Elementary, Info Meeting Aug. 22 Ferndale, Oak Park, Royal Oak Twp, and Pleasant Ridge, MI – Are you looking for a fun and rewarding way to help your community? Consider volunteering at Ferndale Upper Elementary We are holding an informational meeting on how to become a community volunteer at […]