Royal Oak

Royal Oak Candidate Interviews 2017

October 25th 2017

Royal Oak Candidate Interviews 2017 Royal Oak, MI – Oakland County Times has invited all local candidates seeking office on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot to do a video interview.  Below are the ones who accepted. Click on the picture to view. In the Royal Oak Mayor’s race, incumbent Michael Fournier faces challenger Mike D. […]

Community Engagement Workshop for Normandy Oaks Oct. 28

October 25th 2017

Community Engagement Workshop for Normandy Oaks Oct. 28 Drop by and share your ideas for the future Normandy Oaks on Saturday, Oct. 28 at the Royal Oak Board of Education offices at 800 DeVillen. The public engagement event will take place from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. with a one-hour lunch break from noon to […]

$25,000 Super PAC Spending in Royal Oak Race Includes Disgruntled Developer

October 21st 2017

$25,000 Super PAC Spending in Royal Oak Race Includes Disgruntled Developer (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Voters in Royal Oak may have noticed an increase in campaign literature and robo calls this election season thanks to a Super PAC funded in part by a developer who is currently suing the […]

Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context

October 19th 2017

Following 12 Drug Trafficking Indictments, Sheriff Puts Heroin Problem in Context (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 18, 2017) Pontiac, MI – A dozen Oakland County residents have been charged with selling heroin mixed with fentanyl, seven of whom were charged with distribution resulting in death, revealed Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard in a press conference Wednesday […]

Sugar Packets and Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia

October 14th 2017

Sugar Packets & Covered Mirrors: Becoming Detectives for those with Dementia (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 14, 2017) Novi, MI – Loretta and Gregory were married at the age of 16, over 40 years ago, and have always been true to each other.  Yet as Gregory began to age, Alzheimer’s started to take its toll and […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Randy LeVasseur for Royal Oak Commission (partial)

October 9th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Randy LeVasseur for Royal Oak Commission (partial) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 9, 2017)   Royal Oak, MI –Randy LeVasseur is one of two people vying for a partial term on the Royal Oak City Commission.  The term ends 11/25/2019. Brandon Anthony Kolo is also running for the seat. LeVasseur is real estate […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Brandon Kolo for Royal Oak Commission (partial)

October 9th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Brandon Kolo for Royal Oak Commission (partial) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 8, 2017)   Royal Oak, MI – Brandon Anthony Kolo is one of two people vying for a partial term on the Royal Oak City Commission.  The term ends 11/25/2019.  Randy LeVasseur is also running for the seat. There are also […]

Royal Oak Fire Dept. Open House Oct. 14

October 9th 2017

Royal Oak Fire Dept. Open House Oct. 14 Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak Fire Department Open House is October 14th from 11-2 at Fire Station One! Free donuts and cider, bounce house, stove fire and vehicle extractions, ice cream truck, meet Sparky!  215 E. 6th Street, Royal Oak, MI ****** Thank you to White […]

Brazilian Romance Music Fills Royal Oak Library (video)

October 7th 2017

Brazilian Romance Music Fills Royal Oak Library (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 7, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – The sounds of Rio de Janeiro flowed through the auditorium of the Royal Oak Library Saturday as Sheila Landis presented “A Brazilian Love Affair” concert. Joined by Rick Matle on guitar, Kurt Krahnke on bass, and Karen […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Melanie Macey for Royal Oak City Commission

October 6th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Melanie Macey for Royal Oak City Commission (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 6, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Melanie Macey is one of five candidates running for three seats on the Royal Oak City Commission on the Nov. 7, 2017 ballot.  Also running are Sharlan Douglas, Kim Gibbs, Richard Karlowski, and David Poulton. […]