Royal Oak

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 […]

Royal Oak Art Explored Program Accepting Applications for Public Art Pieces

February 24th 2019

Royal Oak Art Explored Program Accepting Applications for Public Art Pieces (Royal Oak Commission for the Arts, Feb. 24, 2019) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts is excited to announce the 2019 Call for Artist for the Art Explored Program. Artists can find further information at www.romi.gov/arts. Artist have until […]

Royal Oak Hosting Work Session for Discussion on Marijuana March 4

February 23rd 2019

Royal Oak Hosting Work Session for Discussion on Marijuana March 4 (event page) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak City Commission will meet on Monday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 315 at City Hall, 211 S. Williams, for a work session on legalized marijuana. Adult-use (recreational) marijuana was approved by voters statewide […]

Royal Oak Police Searching for Driver Who Ran Down Two Victims After Bar Fight

February 23rd 2019

Royal Oak Police Searching for Driver Who Ran Down Two Victims After Bar Fight (Royal Oak Police, Feb. 23, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak Police are looking for the person responsible for striking two people with a vehicle and fleeing the scene early Saturday Morning. On February 23, 2019 at 1:53 a.m., Officers were […]

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train in Royal Oak

February 23rd 2019

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train in Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, Feb. 23, 2019) Royal Oak, MI-  A 21-year-old Bloomfield Hills man was struck by an Amtrak train in Royal Oak early Saturday morning. On February 23, 2019, at approximately 1:17 a.m., Royal Oak officers and paramedics responded to the area of Fifth Street and […]

Fall From Royal Oak Parking Structure Believed to be Suicide

February 23rd 2019

Fall From Royal Oak Parking Structure Believed to be Suicide (Royal Oak Police, Feb. 23, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak Police responded to a 911 call about a man who fell from a parking structure late Friday night. On February 22, 2019 at 11:33 p.m., Officers responded to 212 S. Center and located the […]

Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide

February 22nd 2019

Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide (Common Ground, Feb. 22, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Common Ground is a nonprofit organization that helps “move people from crisis to hope.” Among the services they provide is suicide prevention, with a crisis center, chat line, and a helpline. They also shared the following signs to help […]