Royal Oak

Wild Lights at Detroit Zoo Nov.18- Dec. 31

November 19th 2016

Wild Lights at Detroit Zoo Nov.18- Dec. 31 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Wild Lights at the Detroit Zoo runs November 18-20, 25-27; December 1-4, 8-11, 15-23, 26-31 5:30 to 9 p.m. $10 in advance – $13 at the gate Purchase Tickets 29 nights beginning November 18, 2016 The Detroit Zoo will light up […]

Communities Share Ideas for Surviving Infrastructure Projects

November 17th 2016

Communities Share Ideas for Surviving Infrastructure Projects (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 17, 2016) Waterford, MI – Sometimes communities put a lot of planning into projects – like parking decks and road improvements – but forget that as these projects start, there are needs of the residents and businesses in the area that are impacted by […]

Road Commission Uses Humor to Remind People “Don’t Veer for Deer”

November 15th 2016

Road Commission Uses Humor to Remind People “Don’t Veer for Deer” (Oakland County Road Commission, Nov. 15, 2016) Michigan’s firearm deer season begins on Tuesday, Nov. 15, and the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) is using this event to push its “Don’t Veer for Deer” safety message. According to the Michigan Office of Highway […]

Tips for Elevator & Escalator Safety Week

November 14th 2016

Tips for Elevator & Escalator Safety Week (Office of Gov. Rick Snyder, Nov. 14, 2016) Lansing, MI – Gov. Rick Snyder has declared November 13-19 as Elevator Escalator Safety Awareness Week to educate the public to ride safely when using elevators, escalators, and moving walks.  The state of Michigan has nearly 27,000 elevators and escalators. […]

Royal Oak Holiday Magic Parade Nov. 20

November 14th 2016

Royal Oak Holiday Magic Parade Nov. 20 (EVENT page) ROYAL OAK, MI. – Downtown Royal Oak invites families to the 15th Annual Holiday Magic Parade presented by Genisys Credit Union on Sunday, November 20th at 2pm.  The parade starts at Lincoln and Washington and heads north on Washington to Fourth Street where it heads west […]

MDHHS Encourages Family Discussion about Health History this Thanksgiving

November 13th 2016

MDHHS Encourages Family Discussion about Health History this Thanksgiving (MDHHS, Nov. 23, 2016) LANSING, MI – In Michigan, approximately one in ten women has a significant family history of breast and/or ovarian cancer. Because of this and other hereditary diseases, the Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is encouraging potentially lifesaving conversations this […]

Over 40 Agencies to be Part of Community Resource Day Nov. 16

November 13th 2016

Over 40 Agencies to be Part of Community Resource Day Nov. 16 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – For all those in need of help with housing, employment, food services, and much more, please consider attending the Oakland County Community Resource Day on Wednesday, November 16th from 10am-2pm at Genesis Church at 309 N. Main […]

Bruce Giffin Pop Up Art Show at Urbane Dec. 1

November 12th 2016

Bruce Giffin Pop Up Art Show at Urbane Dec. 1  (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Join us for the Bruce Giffin Pop-Up Gallery: We’ll have food and beverages, some light music and a DJ. All proceeds from the raffle will be donated to Detroit Dog Rescue. How does Bruce Giffin view his work?  Here’s […]

2016 Election Results & “I Voted” Sticker Selfie Page

November 8th 2016

2016 Election Results and “I Voted” Sticker Selfie Page (ongoing) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 8, 2016) Oakland County, MI – Donald Trump has been elected as President of the United States. In Oakland County, the Regional Transit Authority proposal lost –  getting 292,401 (49.91%) of the votes. 293,510 people (50.09%) voted against the plan. L. […]

Royal Oak Offers Hours Saturday for Absentee Voters

November 2nd 2016

Royal Oak Offers Hours Saturday for Absentee Voters (City of Royal Oak, Nov. 2, 2016)   Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak City Hall will also be open on Saturday, Nov. 5 from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. to issue absentee ballots. City Hall is located at 211 Williams St, Royal Oak, MI 48067. More […]