Rochester/Rochester Hills

June 22 – Downtown Rochester Junk in the Trunk Sale

June 5th 2019

June 22 – Downtown Rochester Junk in the Trunk Sale Come shop Rochester’s Community resale event on Saturday, June 22rd!  Over 50 residents and crafters will sell their new and used merchandise from 9:00am – 1:00pm in the Farmers’ Market Upper Lot in Downtown Rochester. “We are really excited for Junk in the Trunk” said […]

Fireworks Allowed Certain Days Due to Statewide Law

May 31st 2019

Fireworks Allowed Certain Days Due to Statewide Law (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 31, 2019) Lansing, MI – The number of days one can set off fireworks in Michigan has been reduced from 30 to about a dozen since Public Acts 633, 634, and 635 were signed into law at the end of 2018. This law […]

June 1 – Paddlepalooza in Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills

May 24th 2019

June 1 – Paddlepalooza in Rochester Hills and Auburn Hills The City of Auburn Hills and the City of Rochester Hills are proud to announce that they are once again partnering for the 11th Annual Paddlepalooza. Paddlepalooza is an annual canoe/kayak race and adventure river paddle down the Clinton River on Saturday, June 1. Participants […]

Besides John R, Most County Road Construction to Pause for Memorial Day Weekend

May 20th 2019

Besides John R, Most County Road Construction to Pause for Memorial Day Weekend (Road Commission for Oakland County, May 20, 2019) Beverly Hills, Mich. — Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Managing Director Dennis Kolar has announced that most RCOC road construction projects will be suspended at 3 p.m. Friday, May 24, for the Memorial […]

Upcoming Events in Oakland County

May 17th 2019

Events in Oakland County (May 17, 2019) To submit an event, email info to editor@oc115.com. May 17 – Birmingham Police hosting Self Defense Class, Birmingham May 18 – Hazel Park Animal Control Pet Vaccination Clinic, Warren May 18 – Perennial Exchange, Ferndale May 18 – Bike Repair Basics, Ferndale May 18 – Hot Daddies Contest […]

Ten Communities Win Main Street Oakland County Awards

May 13th 2019

Ten Communities Win Main Street Oakland County Awards (Main Street Oakland County, May 13, 2019) ​Pontiac, Michigan – Lake Orion’s Downtown Development Authority captured the Spirit of Main Street award for the second time as 10 downtowns were honored Thursday during the gala celebration at the Flagstar Strand Theatre for the Performing Arts in Pontiac. […]

Ballot Selfie… Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day

May 8th 2019

Michigan “Ballot Selfie” Case Settled, Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day (Secretary of State, May 8, 2019) Lansing, MI- Subject to court approval, the Secretary of State today settled a federal lawsuit challenging Michigan’s restrictions on ballot photography, sometimes known as “ballot selfies.” Under the settlement, in which both parties to […]

May 18 & 19 – Greater Rochester Heritage Days

May 4th 2019

May 18 & 19 – Greater Rochester Heritage Days Rochester, MI- Heritage Days 2019 will take place on May 18th 11am-6pm and May 19th 11am-5pm in the Rochester Municipal Park, Rochester Michigan Both Days: Car shows Craft show Civil War Demonstrations Historical Displays and Demonstrations Food Games Entertainment both days, old fashioned Baseball game on […]

May 10 – Ramadan Friendship Dinner in Rochester Hills

May 3rd 2019

May 10 – Ramadan Friendship Dinner in Rochester Hills Rochester Hills, MI- Join your Muslim neighbors for the Ramadan Dinner at Islamic Association of Greater Detroit (IAGD). Everyone is welcome!   Hoted by Greater Rochester Area Inclusion Network.  Friday, May 10, 2019 from 7:30pm to 9:30pm with breaking of fast at 8:42pm.  Presentaions on Islam and […]

Pontiac Arts Center Celebrates Arab American Art

April 29th 2019

Pontiac Creative Arts Center Celebrates Arab American Art (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 29, 2019) Pontiac, MI – Ilham Mahfouz left Damascus, Syria in 1972 when there was an opportunity to come to the United States with her husband, for him to practice medicine due to a shortage of doctors during the Vietnam War. The insights […]