Royal Oak

Red Cross Blood Drives – Ongoing List of Opportunities to Save a Life

November 16th 2014

Red Cross Blood Drives – Ongoing List of Opportunities to Save a Life (compiled, updated Nov. 16, 2014) Someone in the U.S. needs blood every two seconds. Eligible donors with all types are needed, especially those with O negative, A negative and B negative. To learn more about donating blood and to schedule an appointment, […]

Patricia Paruch Sworn in, Fills Royal Oak City Commission Vacancy

November 14th 2014

Former Mayor Patricia Paruch Sworn in, Fills Royal Oak City Commission Vacancy (Judy Davids, City of Royal Oak, Nov. 14, 2014) The Royal Oak City Commission voted unanimously at its Monday meeting  to appoint Patricia Paruch to fill a vacancy left when Commissioner Peggy Goodwin resigned in October. Goodwin, who served almost three years of […]

Terrific Turkey Storytime & Crafts in Royal Oak Nov. 22

November 12th 2014

Terrific Turkey Storytime & Crafts in Royal Oak Nov. 22 Join Cowboy Alex for 45 minutes of stories, puppets, crafts, magic and turkey fun. Good for kids ages 3 – 8 years old. Saturday, November 22nd @ 11:00 A.M. $5.00 per child. Held at: The Royal Oak Senior/ Community Center. 3500 Marais Ave., Royal Oak, […]

Royal Oak Veteran’s Day Event… (video)

November 11th 2014

Royal Oak Veteran’s Day Event Celebrates and Connects those Who Served (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 11, 2014) There was once a generational divide between the soldiers of World War II who came home to a country that celebrated their service, and the men and women who fought in Vietnam who suffered both from societal […]

Royal Oak Police Safely Secure Suicidal Subject

November 11th 2014

Royal Oak Police Safely Secure Suicidal Subject (Royal Oak Police Report, Nov. 11, 2014) On November 11, 2014, at 1:54 a.m., Royal Oak officers responded to the intersection of 12 Mile Road and North Main Street on a report of a suicidal person armed with a large knife. In addition to receiving numerous 911 calls […]

Veteran’s Day Observances in Oakland County

November 9th 2014

Veteran’s Day Observances in Oakland County (compiled, Nov. 2, 2014) Birmingham The City of Birmingham and the Piety Hill Chapter of Daughters of the American Revolution will host the traditional laying of the wreath on Nov. 11 at the Civil War and WWII Monuments in Shain Park, across from Birmingham City hall as 151 Martin […]

Royal Oak Holiday Magic Parade Nov. 23

November 8th 2014

Royal Oak Holiday Magic Parade Nov. 23 (Downtown Royal Oak Press Release, Nov. 8, 2014) Downtown Royal Oak invites families to the 13th Annual Holiday Magic Parade presented by Emagine Star Lanes Event Center and Sports Grille on Sunday, Nov. 23 at 2 p.m. The parade starts at Lincoln and Washington and heads north on […]

Woodward Businesses Targeted for Break Ins and more RO Crime

November 8th 2014

Woodward Businesses Targeted for Break Ins and more RO Crime (Royal Oak Police Department, Nov. 8, 2014)   Weekly Update for the week of October 30, 2014 through November 6, 2014 Breaking and Entering 30301 Woodward (Michigan Pain Management), 10-31-14, 2:30 p.m. – 2:45 p.m.: Complainant reported she arrived at the office and observed a […]

Medicare Changes: Hotline Help and Presentation Dates…

November 7th 2014

Medicare Changes: Hotline Help and Presentation Dates for General and LGBT Communities (AAA1-B Press Release, Nov. 7, 2014) The Area Agency on Aging 1-B’s (AAA1-B) Medicare Medicaid Assistance Program (MMAP) is partnering with Affirmations to offer LGBT Medicare beneficiaries free information and assistance on Medicare and Medicare Part D prescription drug coverage plans during open […]

SOCRRA Offers $6 Recycling Bins in November

November 3rd 2014

SOCRRA Offers $6 Recycling Bins in November (SOCRRA Press Release, Nov. 3, 2014) SOCRRA and its 12 member communities are pleased to offer a special sale on recycle bins during the month of November, 2014. Residents of Berkley, Beverly Hills, Birmingham, Clawson, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Lathrup Village, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak and Troy […]