Royal Oak

Suspect Caught After…Fleeing into Madison Hts. Neighborhood

July 29th 2014

Suspect Caught After Fighting with Police and Fleeing into Madison Heights Neighborhood (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 29, 2014) A Madison Heights neighborhood was blocked off by police at about 2pm Tuesday after a suspect ran away from the scene of a traffic stop. Lt. Anderson of the Madison Heights Police Department said that the man […]

Crews Battle Fire on Brookwood in Royal Oak

July 27th 2014

Crews Battle Fire on Brookwood in Royal Oak (compiled, July 27, 2014) Emergency responders are on the scene of a house fire in Royal Oak on Brookwood Street, which is near Red Run Golf Club at 12 Mile and Rochester.  The fire started during storms this evening, though the cause has not yet been determined.  […]

Royal Oak Names Middle School Principal & Special Ed. Director

July 26th 2014

Royal Oak Names Middle School Principal & Special Ed. Director (Becky McLennan, Royal Oak Schools, July 26, 2014) Todd Noonan, a former teacher at Royal Oak High School, is returning to the district as the new Principal of Royal Oak Middle School. He taught Social Studies at Royal Oak High School, as well as served […]

Woman Extracted from Car and Airlifted…

July 26th 2014

Woman Extracted from Car and Airlifted to Beaumont After Crash in Oakland Twp. (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, July 26, 2014) The Crash Reconstruction Unit is investigating a serious injury vehicle crash that occurred on north bound Rochester Rd south of Whims Ln in Oakland Township. The crash occurred at about 14:16 p.m. on July 23. […]

Royal Oak Home Destroyed by Fire, Dog Saved by Neighbor (video)

July 22nd 2014

Royal Oak Home Destroyed by Fire, Dog Saved by Neighbor (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 22, 2014) UPDATE:  A fundraising site is available at http://www.gofundme.com/sholty-fire-fund. When Jeremy and Ellen Sholty got the call that their home was on fire Tuesday afternoon, they left work and rushed to the scene only to find firefighters standing back […]

Internet Connected but Not Loading? Try DNS Fix

July 22nd 2014

Internet Connected but Not Loading? Try DNS Fix (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 22, 2014) NOTE:  You can pull this article up on your phone and zoom in on the pictures while you make the changes to your computer.  Or save the pictures to your computer so you can view them while not online. A frustrating […]

Home Destroyed in Royal Oak Fire

July 22nd 2014

Home Destroyed in Royal Oak Fire (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 22, 2014) A home in Royal Oak, on Mandalay near 14 Mile and Coolidge, has been destroyed by flames. The news helicopter from WXYZ Detroit captured footage of firefighters battling the blaze beginning around 3:15 pm. The footage shows the house completely gutted and firefighters […]

Motor City Pizza Fest August 7 in Royal Oak

July 18th 2014

Motor City Pizza Fest August 7 in Royal Oak (Bill Lonskey, July 18, 2014) Last year, nearly 1,700 people joined us to enjoy some of the best pizza metro Detroit has to offer, great music, thirst quenching beer and cocktails and more. On Thursday, August 7, the 2014 Motor City Pizza Fest comes to the […]

Royal Oak Mayor Jim Ellison to Give State of City July 29

July 17th 2014

Royal Oak Mayor Jim Ellison to Give State of City July 29 (Royal Oak Press Release, July 17, 2014) Join Mayor Jim Ellison on Tuesday, July 29 at noon at Red Run Golf Club for the State of the City. The event is hosted by the Rotary Club and is open to the public. The […]

Info. Meeting on Primary Ballot Proposals July 29

July 17th 2014

Lathrup Village Hosts Info. Meeting on Primary Ballot Proposals July 29 (Martha Potere, DDA Director, July 17, 2014) The City of Lathrup Village is pleased to announce that it will host an informational meeting on Tuesday, July 29th at 5:30 pm in the Community Room of Lathrup Village City Hall to give voters details about […]