Royal Oak

July 13 – Celebrity Softball at Martin Road Park in Ferndale for MDYC 

July 1st 2019

Join us for a day of celebrity softball, all-you-can-eat BBQ, and activities for the kids!

July 11 Royal Oak Concert incl. Miss Paula and the Candy Bandits

July 1st 2019

The Royal Oak Summer Concert Series takes places Thursdays at the Pop Up Park on…

July 6-7 – 49th Annual Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair

June 30th 2019

The longstanding tradition of quality artwork, a tree-lined park setting, daily light entertainment and delicious food, makes this…

Reporter Food: Le Crepe in Royal Oak

June 22nd 2019

Reporter Food: Le Crepe in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 22, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- I recently started using Door Dash, and it’s been a great way to add new restaurants to the Reporter Food section. One of the first that I tried was Le Crepe, which is located at 317 S. Washington Ave […]

Royal Oak Gets $228,000 Grant for Stormwater Control Efforts at Normandy Oaks

June 21st 2019

Royal Oak Gets $228,000 Grant for Stormwater Control Efforts at Normandy Oaks ROYAL OAK, MI – Royal Oak proudly announces its award as one of seven organizations to participate in the inaugural National Fish and Wildlife Foundation-Southeast Michigan Resilience Fund grant program. The Southeast Michigan Resilience Fund is a public-private funding partnership that increases the […]

Penguin Exhibit to Close for Nine Months Due to Failed Waterproofing

June 20th 2019

Penguin Exhibit to Close for Nine Months Due to Failed Waterproofing (Detroit Zoo, June 20, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- The Detroit Zoological Society (DZS) will temporarily close the Detroit Zoo’s Polk Penguin Conservation Center beginning September 9 through mid-June 2020 to make repairs due to faulty waterproofing by the construction contractor. Approximately 9 gallons of […]

Oakland County Honors Women’s Right to Vote

June 14th 2019

  Oakland County Honors Women’s Right to Vote (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 14, 2019) Pontiac, MI- Delia Bixby Leddick would wait until her grandchildren got home from school on election days so she could take them with her to the polls to watch.  These memories came to County Commissioner Gwen Markham of Novi’s mind when […]

June 22- Metro Detroit Youth Clubs Walk for the Future in Royal Oak

June 12th 2019

June 22- Metro Detroit Youth Clubs Walk for the Future in Royal Oak The 2019 Walk For The Future supporting the Metro Detroit Youth Clubs will be held on Saturday, June 22, 2019 at 9 AM at the Jack & Patti Salter Community Center in Royal Oak. About Metro Detroit Youth Clubs Metro Detroit Youth Clubs serve over […]

Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries Due to Hepatitis A Contamination

June 11th 2019

  Kroger Recalls Frozen Berries Due to Hepatitis A Contamination (FDA/Kroger Co, June 11, 2019) The Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) said today it is recalling Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (48 oz), Private Selection Frozen Triple Berry Medley (16 oz), and Private Selection Frozen Blackberries (16 oz) manufactured by Townsend Farms due to possible […]

Ten Years of Community Journalism: Where We Go From Here

June 10th 2019

Ten Years of Community Journalism: Where We Go From Here (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 9, 2019) Ferndale, MI – The Oakland County Times began a decade ago with the launch of The Ferndale One-Fifteen News.  This online magazine came out on the first and fifteenth of each month for a couple of years before making […]