Royal Oak

Slay Sunday at the Morrie to Benefit Ferndale Pride Nov. 25

November 21st 2018

Slay Sunday at the Morrie to Benefit Ferndale Pride Nov. 25 Royal Oak, MI – The Morrie (511 S. Main Street) is hosting Slay Sunday on Nov. 25 from 8pm-11pm. Are you ready to SLAY?  Join us for a #Pride night of Lip Sync Battles! Featuring: Rampage Asia Aviance Bentley James Sabin Tori Sass Mia […]

MDOT Gives Update on I-696 Construction

November 20th 2018

MDOT Gives Update on I-696 Construction (Michigan Department of Transportation, Nov. 20 2018) Oakland, Macomb, MI – The Michigan Department of Transportation shared the following update on the I-696 construction: Macomb County Progress Work can and will continue even with the arrival of snow. Here’s how: -For now and the foreseeable future, temperatures will still […]

Royal Oak Ready for Small Business Saturday

November 19th 2018

  Royal Oak Ready for Small Business Saturday (Downtown Royal Oak, Nov. 19, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- The Royal Oak DDA is celebrating the independently operated retail shops and boutiques in our downtown on Small Business Saturday, this November 24th, by launching several initiatives that include free parking in the parking garages on Small Business […]

Cost of Stamps to Increase in January

November 19th 2018

  Cost of Stamps to Increase in January (USPS, Nov. 19, 2018) WASHINGTON — The United States Postal Service filed notice with the Postal Regulatory Commission (PRC) today of price changes to take effect Jan. 27, 2019. The proposed prices, approved by the Governors of the Postal Service, would raise Mailing Services product prices approximately […]

County Commission Leadership Selected, Dave Woodward to Serve as Chair

November 19th 2018

  County Commission Leadership Selected, Dave Woodward to Serve as Chair (Oakland County Board of Commissioners, Nov. 19, 2018) Pontiac, MI- The Board of Commissioners’ Democratic Caucus met last week to determine leadership positions for the 2019-2020 term, when they will become the Democratic Majority Caucus for the first time since the 1970s. Next year, […]

Young Ladies Learn about Business and Life from Day Trip to Cambridge Offices

November 12th 2018

  Young Ladies Learn about Business and Life from Day Trip to Cambridge Offices (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 12, 2018) Royal Oak, Ferndale, Southfield, Washington Twp, MI-  When you ask some kids what they want to do when they get older, some will pipe right away up with an answer. For example, Janese James wants […]

Royal Oak Chamber Annual Holiday Soiree Dec. 4

November 9th 2018

Royal Oak Chamber Annual Holiday Soiree Dec. 4 Royal Oak, MI- The Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce annual Holiday Soiree will feature a festive environment for networking along with musical entertainment, food provided by local restaurants, and a cash bar. Event is upstairs at Fifth Avenue, 215 W. Fifth Avenue, Royal Oak Tuesday, Dec. 4 […]

Voter Turnout by City/Twp in Oakland County 2018 Election

November 7th 2018

Voter Turnout by City/Twp in Oakland County 2018 Election (Kurt Metzger, Crystal Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2018) Oakland County, MI- Oakland County voters came out yesterday in record numbers for a Midterm Election.  The overall turnout percentage of 64.2 percent of all registered voters, compares to 48.0 percent in 2014 and 51.4 percent in 2010.  Turnout […]

County Commission Goes Blue for First Time in Decades

November 7th 2018

County Commission Goes Blue for First Time in Decades (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 7, 2018) Pontiac, MI – For the first time in decades the Oakland County Commission has more Democrats serving than Republicans.  The newly elected Commissioners will take their seats on Jan. 1, and a new Chair will be appointed. There will be […]

2018 Election Results and Sticker Selfies

November 6th 2018

2018 Election Results and Sticker Selfies (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2018) Election results are coming in! This page will be updated as information becomes available.  Scroll down to see our collage of “I voted” sticker selfies. And visit Oakland County Clerk election results page for the most up to date info. The winners of […]