Rochester/Rochester Hills

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 […]

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities

April 26th 2019

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities (United Way for Southeastern Michigan, April 24, 2019) Summer Spark, a free online tool designed to help busy parents and caregivers find quality summer programs all in one place, has made it easier than ever to search for fun, engaging and educational activities and programs […]

Motorcyclist Dead After Crash Involving Turkeys on Stoney Creek Road

April 8th 2019

Motorcyclist Dead After Crash Involving Turkeys on Stoney Creek Road (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 8, 2019) Rochester Hills, Oxford, MI-  Deputies and the Oakland Township Fire Department responded to the report of a personal injury accident involving a single motorcycle.  The motorcyclist was operating his 2005 Triumph motorcycle on westbound Stoney Creek Road near […]

The Rainbow Connection: Group Grants Wishes for Kids Facing Illness

March 27th 2019

The Rainbow Connection: Group Grants Wishes for Kids Facing Illness (Ashley Adamek, March 27, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. Rochester, MI […]

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis

March 26th 2019

Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson Announces Cancer Diagnosis (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2019) Waterford, MI- Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced Tuesday afternoon that he has been diagnosed with stage 4 Pancreatic Cancer. Patterson will not be resigning from his position, but will instead take time off for treatment and to be […]

Join the OC Times Readers Club to Support Local Journalism, and Get Perks!

March 25th 2019

Join the OC Times Readers Club to Support Local Journalism, and Get Perks! The new Readers Club Program makes it fun to be part of Oakland County Times, while also keeping this community resource going and growing! Grassroots Level $5+/month Entry in monthly contest Flower Power Level $15+/month Entry in monthly contest, your name on […]

Measles Vaccination Clinic Sat. March 23, Number of Cases and Locations Continues to Grow

March 22nd 2019

Measles Vaccination Clinic Sat. March 23, Number of Cases and Locations Continues to Grow (Oakland County Health Division, Mar. 22, 2019) Pontiac, Mich. – The three measles cases under investigation in Thursday’s press release are now confirmed. Michigan Department of Health and Human Services and Oakland County Health Division confirmed the positive results today. This […]

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference

March 21st 2019

Local Officials and Admins Gather in Lansing for Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference (C. Proxmire, March 21, 2019) Lansing, MI- Officials and city administrators from across the state gathered in Lansing this week for the Michigan Municipal League Capital Conference. MML provides educational and networking opportunities, including classes on topics that are important to local […]