Royal Oak

New Law Reduces Number of Days for Fireworks

January 3rd 2019

New Law Reduces Number of Days for Fireworks Lansing, MI – The number of days one can set off fireworks in Michigan has been reduced from 30 to about a dozen since Public Acts 633, 634, and 635 were signed into law at the end of 2018. Bills were introduced by Rep. Jim Lilly (R-Park […]

Annual “ROam Home” Event to Bring Royal Oak Together, Planning Meeting Jan. 9

December 31st 2018

Annual “ROam Home” Event to Bring Royal Oak Together, Planning Meeting Jan. 9 ROYAL OAK, Michigan – Royal Oak has always been the type of community you come home to. And community members will have an opportunity on January 9, 2019 to learn more about a new annual event that ensures there is more reason […]

Royal Oak Testing Out 30 Minute Parking Spots on Main Street

December 29th 2018

Royal Oak Testing Out 30 Minute Parking Spots on Main Street (City of Royal Oak, Dec. 29, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak is introducing a pilot program for 30-minute parking spaces in the downtown area to allow for convenient short-term parking. The program includes five designated parking spaces with 30-minute meters along Main […]

Reporter Food: Filet at Kruse and Muer

December 28th 2018

Reporter Food: Filet at Kruse and Muer (Crystal A. Proxmire, Dec. 28, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – A recent birthday dinner gave me a chance to try out Kruse and Muer restaurant at 28028 Woodward Ave in Royal Oak.  The restaurant is known for their fabulous seafood, in which both my friends indulged. I opted […]

Berkley/Royal Oak MLK Day of Service Jan. 21

December 28th 2018

Berkley/Royal Oak MLK Day of Service Jan. 21 Royal Oak, MI- The communities of Berkley and Royal Oak will honor the life Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. for the third annual Day of Service on Jan. 21, 2019 at Royal Oak High School (ROHS), 1500 Lexington Blvd. The event will begin at 7:45 a.m. at Royal […]

New Data Shows Education Levels, Income, & More by City

December 23rd 2018

New Data Shows Education Levels, Income, & More by City (Kurt Metzger, Dec. 23, 2018) Oakland County, MI- Newly released data from the U.S. Census Bureau clearly demonstrate the wide social and economic diversity that exists across communities in Oakland County. Utilizing data collected by the American Community Survey over the 2013-2017 period, I have […]

Star Wars Group Joins in on Moonbeams for Sweet Dreams, Shining Lights for Hospitalized Kids

December 22nd 2018

Star Wars Group Joins in on Moonbeams for Sweet Dreams, Shining Lights for Hospitalized Kids (Sam Gurwin, Dec. 22, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – For the second year in a row, Beaumont Hospital in Royal Oak supported their pediatric patients by inviting the community to show their love. For the whole Month of December, citizens […]

Royal Oak Class for Parents on Moods & Attitudes Jan. 17

December 20th 2018

Royal Oak Class for Parents on Moods & Attitudes Jan. 17  Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak Schools Families are welcome to attend a workshop on “The Roller Coaster Ride: Moods and Attitudes and How to Change Them” at Royal Oak Middle School in the 2nd Floor Learning Commons.  The workshop includes free babysitting and dinner […]

I-696 Work Sunday Night to Monday Morning

December 15th 2018

I-696 Work Sunday Night to Monday Morning Royal Oak, Ferndale, MI – Sun Dec 16 9pm till Mon Dec. 17 5am, WB I-696, from Couzens to M-1/Woodward, will have only the right lane open, 3 left lanes closed, AND a :15 minute COMPLETE CLOSURE, for sign work. Also, the Campbell-Hilton ramp to WB 696 will […]

Oakland County Creates Interactive Holiday Light Map

December 13th 2018

Oakland County Creates Interactive Holiday Light Map (Oakland County Blog, Dec. 13, 2018) Celebrate the season with a tour of holiday light displays in and around Oakland County! Show off your decorated property or visit one of the many holiday light displays using the 2nd annual Oakland County Holiday Lights Map. Use the map below to […]