Royal Oak

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop

July 2nd 2015

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop (press release, July 2, 2015) Entrepreneurs and Startups, let Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center help you put your business plan in place. Sign up for one of their workshops in July and benefit from hands-on business seminars delivered by an experienced staff and network of public […]

Royal Oak Summer Concert Series: July 9

July 1st 2015

Royal Oak Summer Concert Series: July 9 The Bob Mervak Trio and Melvin Davis (event listing) The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts brings its summer concert series to the heart of downtown Royal Oak with weekly performances by some of the area’s top bands on Thursdays in July and August. The summer concert series […]

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair at Memorial Park July 11-12

June 30th 2015

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair at Memorial Park July 11-12 (event listing) Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 10 am to 6 pm Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 10 am to 5 pm Royal Oak Memorial Park, Corner of Woodward Ave and 13 Mile Road in Royal Oak. Official application is available here. Visit http://www.royaloakarts.com for […]

Royal Oak Library: It’s All About You: How to Write a Memoir July 8

June 30th 2015

Royal Oak Library: It’s All About You: How to Write a Memoir July 8 (event listing) Wednesday, July 08 07:00 PM – 08:30 PM Friends Auditorium Join Cindy La Ferle for a summer evening conversation about what makes a readable memoir. We’ll discuss the secrets of creating and publishing short essays, book-length memoirs, and personal […]

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10

June 29th 2015

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10 (Michigan Coalition for Human Rights/People’s Water Board press release, June 29, 2015) Join us as we walk from Detroit to Flint demanding clean, affordable water for all.  July 3-10, 2015 The Detroit to Flint Water Justice Journey will begin in Detroit on […]

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country

June 26th 2015

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country (C. Proxmire, June 26, 2015) The United States Supreme Court has ruled in favor of marriage equality. In a 5-4 decision it said same sex couples have a fundamental right to marry. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in the majority opinion “No union is more […]

Embrace the Barrels Giveaways and Deals in Downtown Royal Oak

June 25th 2015

Embrace the Barrels Giveaways and Deals in Downtown Royal Oak (Downtown Royal Oak, June 25, 2015) The construction on Washington isn’t stopping us!  Enjoy GIVEAWAYS from top Washington Street businesses on Tuesdays and Thursdays and FREE PARKING on Wednesdays in the Center Street and 6th & Lafayette Parking Structures when you make a purchase at a participating […]

Armenia Festival at Royal Oak Farmers Market July 18

June 22nd 2015

Armenia Festival at Royal Oak Farmers Market July 18 (event listing) The Metro Detroit Armenia Fest committee will host the 8th annual Armenian Festival at the Royal Oak Farmers Market on Saturday, July 18, 2015.   The market will be filled with Armenian music, food, dancers and include a bazaar and marketplace. Fest opens at 5 […]

Fire Destroys Home on N. Blair in Royal Oak

June 22nd 2015

Fire Destroys Home on N. Blair in Royal Oak (compiled, June 22, 2015)   There was a fire on Gardenia in Royal Oak just before midnight on Sunday. The Daily Tribune reports that a man had been home alone in an upstairs bedroom when smoke came up from a fire in a first floor bedroom. […]

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column

June 22nd 2015

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column (compiled, June 22, 2015) For those who may have missed page 3A of The Detroit News, we’re pleased to share that columnist Laura Berman did a fantastic write up about Oakland County 115 News Editor & Publisher Crystal A. Proxmire. “She practices her profession by walking […]