Royal Oak

Pedestrian Dead after being hit by Garbage Truck in Berkley

July 3rd 2014

Pedestrian Dead after being hit by Garbage Truck in Berkley (compiled report, July 3, 2014) A 61 year old woman is dead after being struck by a garbage truck in Berkley Wednesday night. The accident happened at about 8:30pm at 11 Mile and Woodward. According to various reports, the woman had been crossing 11 Mile […]

The oc115 Seeks Sponsors

July 3rd 2014

The oc115 Seeks Sponsors (July 3, 2014) The oc115 is a reader-supported online news hub that has grown from serving one community (as The Ferndale 115 News) to a county-wide framework. Currently we have over 20,000 unique readers each month. On any given day 1,000-2,000 people visit oc115.com to see our latest posts. A sponsorship […]

Royal Oak Residents Warned of ‘Water Department’ Imposter Scam

July 2nd 2014

Royal Oak Residents Warned of  ‘Water Department’ Imposter Scam (City of Royal Oak, July 2, 2014) The Royal Oak Police Department is investigating a Larceny that occurred in the 1100 block of Cherokee. A Royal Oak resident called the police department on July 1, 2014 at 2:27 p.m. to report a larceny. The resident stated […]

Knife-Wielding Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Royal Oak

July 1st 2014

Knife-Wielding Armed Robbery Suspect Arrested in Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, July 1, 2014) The Royal Oak Police Department responded to an Armed Robbery of the Speedway Gas Station located at 1620 East 12 Mile Road. On June 29, 2014, at 3:21 p.m., an employee called 911 to report the Armed Robbery. The employee stated […]

Royal Oak Twp. Radio Shack Latest to be Robbed (updated)

June 30th 2014

Royal Oak Twp. Radio Shack Latest to be Robbed (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 30, 2014) The Radio Shack on 8 Mile in the shopping center near Wyoming in Royal Oak Township is the most recent of the chain to be robbed at gunpoint. The robbery took place this afternoon, and is still being investigated by […]

Celebrity Softball Brings Support … (video)

June 29th 2014

Celebrity Softball Brings Support and Wisdom for Boys and Girls Club (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 29, 2014) Before going to bat with an eclectic mix of all-stars and celebrities, Garden Fresh Salsa founder Jack Aronson and his wife Annette were presented with the Ray Odem Award. The award came from humanitarian efforts like Saturday’s […]

Royal Oak Seeks Citizen Input at Normandy Oaks… July 9

June 26th 2014

Royal Oak Seeks Citizen Input at Normandy Oaks Town Hall Meeting July 9 (Royal Oak Press Release, June 26, 2014) Event – Date & Time: Wednesday, July 9, 2014 – 7:00pm The Normandy Oaks Task Force will present a special town hall meeting at 7 p.m. on July 9 at the Mahany/Meininger Center, 3500 Marais, […]

One Night of Revvin’ Bikes, Bites & Brews July 10

June 26th 2014

One Night of Revvin’ Bikes, Bites & Brews July 10 (Bill Lonskey, June 26, 2014) A One Night Celebration of All Things Motorcycle Thursday, July 10, 2014 6 pm to 11 pm Royal Oak Farmers Market 316 E. 11 Mile Road • Royal Oak, Michigan 48067 Exhibits from area dealerships New and used bikes on […]

Fireworks Events in Oakland County

June 24th 2014

Fireworks Events in Oakland County (MichiganFireworks.com, June 24, 2014)   Thanks to the hard work of MichiganFireworks.com, here are event listings for Oakland County, republished with permission: Rochester Festival of the Hills   Date:  June 25, 2014 at 10:06pm Where: Borden Park 1400 East Hamlin Rd in Rochester Hills, Michigan 48307 Find more fireworks displays […]

Talent on Display at the 2014 Royal Oak Clay,Glass and Metal Show

June 19th 2014

Talent on Display at the 2014 Royal Oak Clay,Glass and Metal Show (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 19, 2014) This weekend brought a celebration of art to Downtown Royal Oak with the 2014 Clay, Glass and Metal Show.  Artists from around the country came to show off their work and sell their wares.  Live metalworking demonstrations […]