Royal Oak

Ferndale Establishes Rideshare Zones for Lyft and Uber, Royal Oak Declines

March 16th 2019

Ferndale Establishes Rideshare Zones for Lyft and Uber, Royal Oak Declines (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 15, 2019) Ferndale, Royal Oak, MI – Sometimes connecting with a Lyft or Uber driver can be hard, especially in busy places like Downtown Ferndale. Addresses are close together. Stopping to pick people up can impede traffic. Finding the right […]

Leap into Spring on World Frog Day at the Detroit Zoo March 20

March 15th 2019

Leap into Spring on World Frog Day at the Detroit Zoo March 20 Royal Oak, MI- Activities will explore frog calls, characteristics and conservation The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) will welcome spring by celebrating World Frog Day on Wednesday, March 20, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., in the award-winning National Amphibian Conservation Center at […]

Transgender Day of Visibility in Royal Oak March 26

March 15th 2019

Transgender Day of Visibility in Royal Oak March 26 Royal Oak, MI – Transgender Michigan is hosting an event in honor of International Transgender Day of Visibility. The event takes place Tuesday, March 26, 2019 from 6pm-8:30pm at Five15, 600 South Washington Avenue (next door to Pronto). There will be an open mic, storytelling, music, […]

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club!

March 13th 2019

Announcing the NEW Oakland County Times Readers Club! 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 a “flower” that appears sporadically […]

I-75 Construction to Begin Friday

March 7th 2019

I-75 Construction to Begin Friday (MDOT, March 7, 2019) Troy, Royal Oak, MI – Weather depending, work on segment 2 of the I-75 modernization project in Oakland County will now begin on Friday, March 8. Initially, construction impacts will begin at 7 p.m. on the southbound lanes from Adams Road to south of 13 Mile […]

Sales Coach Frank Driscoll Shares Tips for Motivation and Social Media

March 6th 2019

Sales Coach Frank Driscoll Shares Tips for Motivation and Social Media (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2019) Ferndale, MI – Frank Driscoll starts every day off with success. “I wake up, right off the bat, I close my eyes and I start to think.  I’m in my car. In my driveway.  I go in.  I […]

Reporter Food: Chicken Pad Thai at Thailand Town

March 6th 2019

Reporter Food: Chicken Pad Thai at Thailand Town (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 6, 2019) Royal Oak, MI – In the basement of an historic church in Downtown Royal Oak is a tiny little Thai cafe, with only a few seats and a busy carry out counter.  Thailand Town, at 515 S Lafayette, does not have […]

Road Commission for Oakland County Hiring for 32 Seasonal Positions

March 4th 2019

Road Commission for Oakland County Hiring for 32 Seasonal Positions (RCOC, March 4, 2019) Beverly Hills, MI — The Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is looking to hire 32 seasonal summer laborers. The position pay rate is $11.25 per hour, and it will be fulltime. The start dates for this position are June 3 […]

Royal Oak St. Patrick’s Day Parade March 16

February 25th 2019

Royal Oak St. Patrick’s Day Parade March 16 (event page) Royal Oak, MI – It’s almost time –  that one day of the year when everyone is Irish!  The Ancient Order of the Hibernians will host the 2019 St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday March 16 beginning at 10am.  The parade takes places on Washington […]

Sterling Heights Man Charged with Driving into Pedestrians in Royal Oak

February 25th 2019

Sterling Heights Man Charged with Driving into Pedestrians in Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, Feb. 25, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Man arraigned for intentionally striking Pedestrians The driver of the vehicle involved in Saturday night’s assault was arraigned on several charges Monday afternoon. On February 25, 2019, Manhal Najib of Sterling Heights was arraigned before […]