Royal Oak

Royal Oak Arts Beats and Eats Sept. 1-4, 2017

August 16th 2017

Royal Oak Arts Beats and Eats Sept. 1-4, 2017 (Oakland County Blog)   Ford Arts Beats & Eats, the annual festival filled with artwork, live music, and mouth-watering cuisine, is back for its 20th year this Labor Day weekend. From September 1st through 4th, festival-goers will be treated to special events and performances, including the […]

How to Nominate Someone for a Royal Oak Community Award

August 13th 2017

How to Nominate Someone for a Royal Oak Community Award Royal Oak, MI – The 70th annual Royal Oak Community Awards Banquet takes place Tuesday, Oct. 17, 2017. Nominations are now being accepted for Citizen of the Year, Spirit Award, Youth Achievement, Business Person of the Year, Business Beautification and Residential Beautification. The awards are […]

Neighbors Want Holiday Market Owner to Remove Blighted Home

August 11th 2017

Neighbors Want Holiday Market Owner to Remove Blighted Home (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 11, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – A dilapidated house in Royal Oak was the subject of a neighborhood meeting Wednesday evening at Wendland Park where over 40 residents came together to discuss the blight with Royal Oak Mayor Mike Fournier. The house, […]

S Word: Local Groups Hosting Suicide Prevention Film Screening Sept. 9

August 4th 2017

S Word: Local Groups Hosting Suicide Prevention Film Screening Sept. 9 Royal Oak, MI – An exclusive preview screening of this groundbreaking documentary, The S Word, followed by a Q&A session with film director, Lisa Klein, and a panel discussion featuring local suicide prevention experts. View the trailer here: http://theswordmovie.com/ Event sponsored by The Oakland […]

Chickens of Oakland County, Where Does Your Community Stand?

August 3rd 2017

Chickens of Oakland County, Where Does Your Community Stand? (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 3, 2017) Oakland County, MI – Jackson Clementz loves his chickens.  The five year old spends time chasing and petting the three black New England Reds and three Red Sex Links that live in a pen in his grandfather’s backyard in Holly. […]

Introducing Royal Oak’s New Superintendent Mary Beth Fitzpatrick

August 3rd 2017

Introducing Royal Oak’s New Superintendent Mary Beth Fitzpatrick (Drew Saunders, Aug. 3, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak School’s new superintendent has been on the job about a month. With her first school year fast approaching, Mary Beth Fitzpatrick is excited for her first year. “I’m really looking forward to the challenge of leading […]

Barktoberfest in Royal Oak Sept. 16

August 1st 2017

Barktoberfest in Royal Oak Sept. 16 (EVENT page) Royal Oak MI – The Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce invites you to discover Barktoberfest, a fall festival for dogs and their people. Centered around locally-brewed craft beer and music, this is the most dog-friendly event in town! Barktoberfest encourages you to leash up your pooch pal […]

OC Times & White Castle Celebrate Event Page Launch

July 31st 2017

OC Times & White Castle Celebrate Event Page Launch (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 31, 2017) Ferndale, MI – A slider-tastic time was had by all Wednesday as Oakland County Times readers gathered at the White Castle restaurant in Ferndale to celebrate the launch of the White Castle Bold Moves Event Page on the local news […]

Cities Want State to Reform Funding, Public Info. Session Aug 9, 10 & 15

July 31st 2017

Cities Want State to Reform Funding, Public Info. Session Aug 9, 10 & 15 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, Ferndale, MI – In partnership with the cities of Pleasant Ridge, Berkley, Ferndale, Oak Park, and Hazel Park, we invite you to attend an upcoming SaveMICity presentation by the Michigan Municipal League. Find out why as the […]

Hundreds Rally in Royal Oak to Support Transgender Troops

July 30th 2017

Hundreds Rally in Royal Oak to Support Transgender Troops (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 30, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – In spite of the pain that came with President Donald Trump’s Wednesday morning tweet announcing that transgender people would no longer be welcome in the military, there was an atmosphere of hope and love at a […]