Royal Oak

How to Participate in the Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade

April 3rd 2018

How to Participate in the Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak’s annual Memorial Day Parade will be May 28 starting at 9 a.m.  The parade will again be along Main Street starting at Lincoln and moving north through downtown Royal Oak. If you are a local group or organization and have interest in […]

Royal Canadian Legion Party for the Animals in Royal Oak April 7

April 1st 2018

Royal Canadian Legion Party for the Animals in Royal Oak April 7 Royal Oak, MI – Party for the Animals It’s time to ‘Party for the Animals’ on Saturday, April 7 from 7 pm – 11 pm at the Royal Oak Canadian Legion, 1005 E 11 Mile Road. This annual animal shelter fundraiser includes live […]

Reporter Food: Stuffed Pepper Soup from Holiday Market

March 29th 2018

  Reporter Food: Stuffed Pepper Soup from Holiday Market (Crystal a Proxmire, March 29, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – Spending several weeks sick with the flu this year gave me the chance to broaden my horizons as far as soup goes. So you’ll see some soup posts coming up in the next few weeks.  I’m […]

Royal Oak Musicale Accepting Scholarship Applications for Music Majors

March 29th 2018

Royal Oak Musicale Accepting Scholarship Applications for Music Majors Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak Musicale provides music scholarships every year for graduating seniors from schools in Royal Oak and surrounding communities who are planning to major in music in college or university. Applications must be completed and received by Monday, April 9, 2018. The audition […]

Public Info Meeting on I-696 Summer Construction April 4

March 28th 2018

Public Info Meeting on I-696 Summer Construction April 4 (MDOT, March 28, 2018) Southfield, MI- WHAT: An open   house-style public meeting to share information on the I-696 project between I-275   and I-94 scheduled to begin this spring. There will be exhibits displaying   project locations, various types of work, and detours. Interested parties   will have the […]

Royal Oak Accepting Applications for Public Art Submissions

March 24th 2018

Royal Oak Accepting Applications for Public Art Submissions (ROFCA, March 24, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts (ROCFA) is excited to announce its sixth annual call for artists to submit applications for temporary display of public art in downtown Royal Oak, Michigan. Artwork will be displayed from July 2018 to […]

Oakland County Schools Impacted by Threats of Violence

March 22nd 2018

Oakland County Schools Impacted by Threats of Violence (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 22, 2018) Oak Park, Ferndale, Royal Oak, Novi, Farmington, Holly West Bloomfield, Hazel Park, Birmingham, South Lyon, MI- In the wake of the Valentine’s Day shooting deaths in Parkland, Florida, the nation has seen a rise of threats made against schools, mainly online.  […]

Royal Oak Shows Other City Planners How Public Art is Done

March 21st 2018

Royal Oak Shows Other City Planners How Public Art is Done (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 21, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Communities though Oakland County have embraced the idea that public art has an impact.  Sometimes, though, it can be hard to know how to pull public art projects off.  That’s why Oakland County recently hosted […]

Royal Oak Commission Decides Public Art Near Memorial Can Stay

March 13th 2018

Royal Oak Commission Decides Public Art Near Memorial Can Stay (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 13, 2018) Royal Oak, MI -Composition is Blue is a sculpture which changes appearance depending on the angle that it’s viewed.  The lines and circles seem to shift in a way that Artist Mark Beltchenko says is the point.  “If only […]

Royal Oak Votes to Have Fresard Clock Tower Removed

March 13th 2018

Royal Oak Votes to Have Fresard Clock Tower Removed (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 13, 2018) Royal Oak, MI –  Since 1999 W. Harrison Avenue in Royal Oak has been capped off at Woodward to house a large clock tower with digital billboards marketing various businesses and community events to passers-by on Woodward Avenue. The Jim […]