Royal Oak

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help

June 5th 2018

13 Police Departments Join Hope Not Handcuffs to Connect Addicts with Help Bloomfield Township, Clawson, Farmington, Farmington Hills, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Royal Oak, South Lyon, Southfield, Waterford Township, West Bloomfield, White Lake and Wixom, MI – The Hope Not Handcuffs program began in Macomb County with a simple idea, giving police department the tools […]

Police Release New Info on 696 Motorcycle Crash – UPDATED

June 5th 2018

Police Release New Info on 696 Motorcycle Crash – UPDATED (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 5, 2018) Ferndale, Royal Oak, Hazel Park, MI -A motorcyclist was critically injured after colliding with a semi-truck on EB I-696 just before the I-75 interchange Tuesday evening. The accident occurred at around 6:15pm.  Emergency responders from Ferndale and Royal Oak […]

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County

June 4th 2018

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Many communities have online forums where people can learn what is going on in their community as well as connect with neighbors. These are actually a very effective way of finding out […]

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them

June 4th 2018

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them (North Oakland Headwaters Land Conservancy, June 4, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Across the state of Michigan, female turtles have begun their annual nesting trek from their home wetlands to open areas. Every year, thousands of female turtles are killed on our roadways in pursuit […]

The Art of Fire Art Show in Royal Oak June 9 & 10

May 31st 2018

The Art of Fire Art Show in Royal Oak June 9 & 10 Royal Oak, MI – Clay, Glass and Metal has a new look and a new name. This award-winning art show features works created from heat using fire and earth. Held in the heart of the downtown, the only mediums presented in this […]

Schuele Scholarship Sends Royal Oak Senior to Michigan State

May 30th 2018

Scholarship Sends Royal Oak Senior to Michigan State (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 30, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – A call to the Principal’s office turned out to be an exciting surprise for Royal Oak High School senior Jana Ratzloff Friday. She was was met by a room full of caring, excited adults to be presented […]

Pictures from the Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade

May 29th 2018

Pictures from the Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade (Mark Stowers, May 29, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak community came together Monday to honor the men and women who have lost their lives in war. The Memorial Day parade included marching band performances, Boy Scouts and Girl Scouts, and other community groups like […]

LWV Candidate Forum for Oakland County Commission Seats 11, 16 and 20 June 21

May 26th 2018

LWV Candidate Forum for Oakland County Commission Seats 11, 16 and 20 June 21 Troy, MI – The Legue of Women Voters is hosting candidate forums for Oakland County Commission Seats for Districts 11, 16 and 20. District 11 includes Troy, Auburn Hills, and Rochester Hills District 16 includes Troy, Clawson, Pleasant Ridge, and Royal […]

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21 – CANCELLED

May 26th 2018

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21     UPDATE – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Hazel Park, MI – The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a nonpartisan candidate forum on June 21 at 6:30pm at Hazel Park Recreation Center 620 West Woodward Heights, Hazel Park. District 9 includes […]

Man Arrested for Royal Oak Mural, Says it Was Worth It

May 25th 2018

Man Arrested for Royal Oak Mural, Says it Was Worth It (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 25, 2018) Royal Oak,  MI – A 38 year old Royal Oak man has been arrested for malicious destruction of property after painting a mural of cartoon-like bunnies and fur-balls on a railroad overpass on Farnum near Maple just blocks […]