Royal Oak

On the Ballot: City Transit System on the Ballot in Royal Oak

October 7th 2018

On the Ballot: City Transit System on the Ballot in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, orig. June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Voters in Royal Oak will be able to decide in November if they want to fund a city-wide system that would increase SMART bus routes, hours and frequency within the City of Royal […]

On the Ballot: Royal Oak Sidewalk Millage

October 7th 2018

On the Ballot: Royal Oak Sidewalk Millage Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak voters will decide on a sidewalk millage.  Here is info from the City of Royal Oak website: Sidewalk Millage Proposal The cost of sidewalk repair and replacement is currently assessed to the adjacent property owner. If approved, this proposal would end this practice […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Curtis for O.C.C. Board of Trustees

October 6th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Paul Curtis for O.C.C. Board of Trustees (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 6, 2018) Oakland County, MI- Paul Curtis is running for Oakland Community College (O.C.C.) Board of Trustees. There are six people running for two seats. Candidates are Paul Curtis, Pamala M. Davis, Danarius Monroe Hemphill, Christine Marie O’Sullivan, Margaret E. Perry […]

I-696 to Close from US-24 to I-75 Over Weekend – CANCELLED

October 4th 2018

I-696 to Close from US-24 to I-75 Over Weekend – CANCELLED Oakland County, MI – Beginning at 9 p.m. Friday, eastbound I-696 will be closed for road work from US-24 (Telegraph Road) to I-75 through 5 a.m. Monday. Detour: southbound M-10 to eastbound M-8 (Davison Freeway), then northbound I-75 to eastbound I-696. Prior to the […]

Commissioner Shares What People Should Know about the Roads

October 3rd 2018

Commissioner Shares What People Should Know about the Roads (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 3, 2018) Waterford, MI- What should people know when it comes to the roads?  The Road Commissioner for Oakland County Ron Fowkes and RCOC Manager Dennis Kolar joined members of the Lakes Area Chamber of Commerce recently for breakfast and to share […]

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards

October 3rd 2018

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards (Oakland County Executive Office, Oct. 3, 2018) Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson‘s Elite 40 Under 40 initiative, now in its eighth year, celebrates Oakland County’s “Best and Brightest” between ages 18 and 39. If you know a young person who adds value to the community […]

Normandy Oaks Model Open House Sept. 28 in Royal Oak

September 27th 2018

Normandy Oaks Model Open House Sept. 28 in Royal Oak Royal Oak, MI- Normandy Oaks Model Grand Opening September 28th from 5 to 8 pm.  Join us at the new community of homes and town homes at Normandy Oaks in Royal Oak. Enjoy food trucks from Donut Bar and Plum Market, music and mingling as […]

Royal Starr Film Festival Oct. 11-14

September 26th 2018

Royal Starr Film Festival Oct. 11-14 Royal Oak, MI- The third ROYAL STARR FILM FESTIVAL will take place October 11th – 14th, 2018. The festival will be held at the Emagine Theater in downtown Royal Oak, Michigan. The festival will screen juried entries of short, documentary and feature films from Michigan, across America, and around […]

Reporter Food: Smoked Salmon Scramble from Cafe Muse

September 16th 2018

Reporter Food: Smoked Salmon Scramble from Cafe Muse (Crystal Proxmire, Sept. 16, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- On the menu at Cafe Muse there is a quote by Virginia Woolf: “One cannot think well, love well, sleep well, if one has not dined well.” The quaint and classy restaurant in Downtown Royal Oak seeks to make […]

Presentation on Rain Gardens at Royal Oak Library Sept. 30

September 15th 2018

Presentation on Rain Gardens at Royal Oak Library Sept. 30 Join other like-minded individuals interested in the environment at the Royal Oak Public Library on select Sundays in September and October. Sept. 16 Pollinator Habitats: What Can You Do | 2 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. Sept. 23: Water Infrastructure 101 | 2 p.m. – 3:30 […]