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2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

August 3rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

Fatal Shooting in Royal Oak White Castle Drive Thru Deemed Justifiable

August 1st 2018

Fatal Shooting in Royal Oak White Castle Drive Thru Deemed Justifiable (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 1, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- On April 10, 2018 a Royal Oak Police Officer fatally shot 28-year-old Antonio Gordon in the drive thu of White Castle Restaurant at 13 Mile and Coolidge Hwy near Woodward Avenue.  The shooting was investigated […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Wade Fleming for County Commissioner Dist. 16

July 28th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Wade Fleming for County Commissioner Dist. 16 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 28, 2018) Clawson, Troy, and Royal Oak, MI – County Commissioner Wade Fleming is running unopposed for re-election in the Republican Primary which takes place Aug. 7, 2018. In the Democratic Primary Penny Luebs and Charles “Chuck” Salgat are running.  The […]

Missing Autistic Girl Last Seen in Royal Oak FOUND SAFE

July 25th 2018

Missing Autistic Girl Last Seen in Royal Oak FOUND SAFE (Royal Oak Police, July 25, 2018) UPDATE: The child has been found safe per Royal Oak Police, 9:50pm. Royal Oak, MI -A 9-year-old autistic child, Monique Patrice Woods, is missing from the 14 Mile/Crooks area in Royal Oak. She is described as black, 4 ft […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Ellen Lipton for Congress, 9th District

July 19th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Ellen Lipton for Congress, 9th District (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 19, 2018) Berkley, Clawson, Centerline, Eastpointe, Ferndale, Fraser, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Royal Oak, Roseville, St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Franklin, Bloomfield Township, Clinton Township, Royal Oak Township and Southfield Township, MI –Ellen Lipton is running […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Marty Knollenberg for State Senate District 13

July 19th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Marty Knollenberg for State Senate District 13 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 19, 2018) Birmingham, Bloomfield Hills, Berkley, Clawson, Royal Oak, Rochester Hills, Rochester, Troy, MI – State Senator Marty Knollenberg is running for re-election to the 13th District. He is unopposed in the Republican Primary. In the Democratic Primary, Mallory McMorrow is unopposed. […]

Miss Oakland County Vivian Zhong will Compete for Miss Michigan Title

July 17th 2018

Miss Oakland County Vivian Zhong will Compete for Miss Michigan Title (Miss Oakland County, July 17, 2018) Rochester, Northville, MI — Vivian Zhong, 21, of Northville was crowned Miss Oakland County 2018 at the annual pageant held July 14, 2018 at Oakland University’s Dodge Auditorium. The new Miss Oakland County won a $1,150 education scholarship […]

Royal Oak Summer Concert: July 26 Detroit Soul Rhythm and More

July 13th 2018

Royal Oak Summer Concert: July 26 Detroit Soul Rhythm and More The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts summer concert series is returning in 2018 for another summer of live music at the  ‘pop-up park’ on Center Street. For six consecutive Thursdays, music enthusiasts can grab lawn chairs and blankets and head to downtown Royal Oak […]

MoGo Bike Share to Expand to SE Oakland Communities

July 12th 2018

MoGo Bike Share to Expand to SE Oakland Communities (MoGo, July 12, 2018) Berkley, Ferndale, Huntington Woods, Oak Park and Royal Oak, MI -After more than one year of operations, MoGo announced plans to expand its service to more neighborhoods in Detroit, as well as to five different cities in the region. In addition to […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Andy Levin for Congress, 9th District

July 10th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Andy Levin for Congress, 9th District (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 10, 2018) Berkley, Clawson, Centerline, Eastpointe, Ferndale, Fraser, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Royal Oak, Roseville, St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Franklin, Bloomfield Township, Clinton Township, Royal Oak Township and Southfield Township, MI -Andy Levin is running […]