Pleasant Ridge

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 […]

How to Use the SMART Bus During Dream Cruise (to Avoid it or Enjoy it)

August 17th 2018

How to Use the SMART Bus During Dream Cruise (to Avoid it or Enjoy it) (SMART, Aug 17, 2018) Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak, Berkley, Birmingham, Troy, Bloomfield Twp, and Pontiac, MI- After a 10 year hiatus, the SMART Shuttle is once again offering rides to everyone attending the Woodward Dream Cruise, presented […]

Go Comedy’s Dream Cruise BINGO, 2018 Edition

August 14th 2018

Go Comedy’s Dream Cruise BINGO, 2018 Edition (Staff Report, Aug. 14, 2018) Ferndale, MI- As Dream Cruise weekend approaches, the folk at Go Comedy! Improv Theater are continuing with a tradition of their own – Dream Cruise BINGO! “Get out your lawn chairs, fire up those engines, and laugh it off a little,” says the […]

Commercial Vehicles and Trailers Banned on Woodward During Dream Cruise

August 13th 2018

Commercial Vehicles and Trailers Banned on Woodward During Dream Cruise (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Aug. 13, 2018) Ferndale, Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods, Royal Oak, Berkley, Birmingham, Bloomfield Twp, Pontiac, MI – The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is advising local residents and those attending the Woodward Dream Cruise of a temporary traffic control order, which will […]

Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 17-18

August 11th 2018

  Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 17- 18 Ferndale, Royal Oak, Pleasant Ridge, Huntington Woods, Berkley, Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Pontiac, MI- The car loving tradition continues with the Woodward Dream Cruise. The official day is Aug. 18, though events take place all weekend in communities along the Woodward Corridor. According to the official website, the “Woodward […]

Neighborly Competition Drives Voter Turnout Challenge between PR & HW

August 10th 2018

Neighborly Competition Drives Voter Turnout Challenge between PR & HW (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 10, 2018) Huntington Woods, Pleasant Ridge, MI –  The Mayors of two of Oakland County’s smaller cities are hoping to increase voter turnout with a neighborly competition – and a $1,000 prize. Pleasant Ridge Mayor Kurt Metzger often analyzes election data, […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

August 3rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

Miss Oakland County Vivian Zhong will Compete for Miss Michigan Title

July 17th 2018

Miss Oakland County Vivian Zhong will Compete for Miss Michigan Title (Miss Oakland County, July 17, 2018) Rochester, Northville, MI — Vivian Zhong, 21, of Northville was crowned Miss Oakland County 2018 at the annual pageant held July 14, 2018 at Oakland University’s Dodge Auditorium. The new Miss Oakland County won a $1,150 education scholarship […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Jeremy Moss for State Senate District 11

July 12th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Jeremy Moss for State Senate District 11 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 12, 2018) Farmington, Farmington Hills, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Lathrup Village, Madison Heights, Northville, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak Township, and Southfield, MI – Jeremy Moss is running for State Senate for the 11th District.  He is on the Aug. […]