Royal Oak

Railroad Crossing Repair Causes Fourth Street/Lincoln Detour in Downtown Royal Oak

April 23rd 2019

Railroad Crossing Repair Causes Fourth Street/Lincoln Detour in Downtown Royal Oak After months of working with CN Railroad, the City of Royal Oak has prepared permits for detouring traffic away from CN’s Fourth Street and Lincoln Avenue crossing so that the railroad can proceed with the replacement of rails and uneven decking. The work began […]

Club Kids Inspired by Tiger’s Manager Ron Gardenhire…

April 20th 2019

Club Kids Inspired by Tiger’s Manager Ron Gardenhire, Jim Hoff Memorialized (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 19, 2019) Detroit, MI- Metro Detroit Youth Clubs have a long history of working with the Detroit Tigers baseball team for support and inspiration. That partnership was celebrated Wednesday morning as Detroit Tigers Manager Ron Gardenhire joined Club Kids and […]

Sharing the Woods and a Sense of Wonder Thanks to Royal Oak Nature Society

April 13th 2019

Sharing the Woods and a Sense of Wonder Thanks to Royal Oak Nature Society (Don Drife, President Royal Oak Nature Society, April 13, 2019) Royal Oak, MI – It’s a sunny spring day and I’m sitting on a bench listening to trilling Redwing Blackbirds, feeling the sun on my face, and watching a pair of […]

MOM 5k Race for Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention in Royal Oak May 4

April 7th 2019

MOM 5k Race for Mental Health Awareness and Suicide Prevention in Royal Oak May 4 Royal Oak, MI – Has your life been touched by mental illness or suicide? Are you looking to connect with others to help erase the stigma, or just participate in a local 5K for a good cause? If so, please […]

Touch a Truck Event April 27 at Royal Oak Meijer 

April 6th 2019

Touch a Truck Event April 27 at Royal Oak Meijer Royal Oak, MI – Children will have the chance to see, touch, and safely explore emergency vehicles, construction trucks, a fuel truck and more at the third annual Junior League of Birmingham Touch a Truck event. Saturday, April 27, 2019 from 10am to 2pm.  From […]

Guns & Hoses Charity Hockey Game Pits Royal Oak Police vs Fire April 28

April 6th 2019

Guns & Hoses Charity Hockey Game Pits Royal Oak Police vs Fire April 28 Royal Oak, MI – On Sunday, April 28, 2019 the Royal Oak Police will face off agains the Royal Oak Fire Department in a game of Guns & Hoses hocket to benefit Ainsley’s Halo. The event takes place on Sunday, April […]

Reporter Food: Atlantic Salmon with 3 Cheese Ravioli at Lily’s Seafood

April 6th 2019

Reporter Food: Atlantic Salmon with 3 Cheese Ravioli at Lily’s Seafood (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 6, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- A lunchtime business meeting last week gave me the chance to try Lily’s Seafood, located at 410 S. Washington in Downtown Royal Oak. This was a regular spot for my lunchtime companion, who opted for […]

Walking for her Mother Josephine, Woman Shares Passion Behind Annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s

April 3rd 2019

Walking for her Mother Josephine, Woman Shares Passion Behind Annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s (Cathy Grube, April 3, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Saturday, Aug. 24, 2019 at the Detroit Zoo is the annual Walk to End Alzheimer’s. I’d like you to join us, and here is why… I became involved when my mother, Josephine Kallioinen, […]

Live the Music Foundation Keeping the Beat in Royal Oak

March 30th 2019

Live the Music Foundation Keeping the Beat in Royal Oak (Mark Stowers, April 2, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series. Royal Oak, MI- Music has been called a universal language, if so the Live the Music Foundation in Royal […]

Reporter Food: Seafood Crab Cake Sliders at White Castle

March 26th 2019

Reporter Food: Crab Cake Sliders at White Castle (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 26, 2019) Ferndale, Royal Oak, Southfield, Oak Park, Troy, Pontiac, MI – As I hope everyone who reads Oakland County Times is aware, White Castle is the sponsor of our Reporter Food column.  While I am excited to be trying and indexing as […]