Royal Oak

After the Election, Let’s Uplift Local Journalism

November 6th 2019

I am now asking everyone who understands the value of local elections to consider sharing some of their time and efforts in helping make Oakland County Times an even better resource for the community. 

Incumbents Return in Royal Oak Election

November 5th 2019

Voters in Royal Oak opted to keep the same city leaders in place during Tuesday’s local election.

Video Interviews with Royal Oak Candidates

November 2nd 2019

In Royal Oak there are six candidates for three seats with a four year term on the Nov. 5, 2019 ballot.

Nov. 15 – Royal Oak Historical Society Presentation on Battle of Normandy

November 2nd 2019

Join us for a special presentation given by James Craft, an independent consultant and historian.

Nov. 9 – Free Community Naloxone Training at Royal Oak Library

November 2nd 2019

Everyone over the age of 18 will receive a Save A Life kit which includes 2 doses of 4mg Nasal Narcan.

Nov. 9 – Ruck 22 March in Royal Oak to Prevent Veteran Suicide

November 2nd 2019

The proceeds go to the Michigan WWII Legacy Memorial and the donated items go directly to needy and homeless vets.

Donate Candy to Treats for Troops at Sheriff’s Dept. Locations Through Nov. 5

November 1st 2019

The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is accepting individually wrapped, non-chocolate candy as part of its 10th annual “Treats for Troops” collection to send thanks, encouragement, and sweets to our troops overseas.

County Executive Dave Coulter Will Seek Seat in 2020

October 31st 2019

Coulter talked about his plans for improving access to healthcare services, uplifting the diversity of Oakland County, and focusing on the County’s reputation for being on the cutting-edge of technology and services while making sure all parts of the county have opportunities to prosper.

National Coney Island’s Hani Special

October 31st 2019

I don’t even know that I’ve eaten anything else besides this in the dozens of times I’ve been there, because it is just so darn good. 

Nov. 6 – Quilt Project Honors Lynching Victims, Showing/Discussion in Royal Oak

October 24th 2019

April Anue Shipp, created “Strange Fruit” to honor and memorialize 5000 African Americans who were lynched in the United States between 1865 and 1965.