Royal Oak

Evening at the Arboretum in Royal Oak Sept. 6

August 31st 2017

Evening at the Arboretum in Royal Oak Sept. 6 Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak Nature Society presents “An Evening at the Arboretum” on Wednesday, Sept. 6 beginning at 7:30 pm. Meet at the Royal Oak Senior/Community Center (3500 Marais) parking lot-north end for a tour the arboretum. Participants will look at the many plants evident in late summer […]

2017 Candidate Interview: Royal Oak Commissioner Sharlan Douglas

August 28th 2017

2017 Candidate Interview: Royal Oak Commissioner Sharlan Douglas (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 26, 2017) Royal Oak, MI –  Sharlan Douglas is running for re-election to the Royal Oak City Commission in the Nov. 7, 2017 election.  She will be on the ballot with incumbent David Poulton and challengers Kim Gibbs, Richard Karlowski, and Melanie Macey. […]

2017 Solar Eclipse Pics

August 25th 2017

2017 Solar Eclipse Pics (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 25, 2017) Oak Park, Ferndale, Ortonville, Southfield, Troy, Royal Oak, MI – Throughout Oakland County kids and adults joined with people all over the United States to watch a solar eclipse as it crossed the nation.  In Metro Detroit the moon blocked out the sun by about […]

Volunteers Needed to Help Plant Tress in Royal Oak Sept. 9

August 25th 2017

Volunteers Needed to Help Plant Tress in Royal Oak Sept. 9 Royal Oak, MI – Date:  Saturday, September 9 Time: 8:45 am to noon Location:  Meet at SW corner of Meininger Park (Maxwell and Farnum) ReLeaf Michigan, a non-profit tree organization is partnering with the DNR – Urban and Community Forestry Program and the City of […]

State Police Chase Tire-Stealing Suspects From Royal Oak to Southfield

August 22nd 2017

State Police Chase Tire-Stealing Suspects From Royal Oak to Southfield (Michigan State Police, Aug. 22, 2017) Royal Oak and Southfield, MI – On August 21, 2017 at approximately 9 00 PM, troopers from the Metro South Post troopers were contacted by Western Wayne CRT to assist with the arrest of suspects involved in a Larceny […]

Royal Oak Police Taking Applications for 7 Week Citizens Academy

August 21st 2017

Royal Oak Police Taking Applications for 7 Week Citizens Academy (Royal Oak Police, Aug. 21, 2017) The citizens police academy is an exciting seven-week course that meets once a week on Wednesday evenings at the police station at 6:30 p.m. Classes last for approximately three hours. The fall session begins Oct. 4, 2017. Apply at: https://seam.ly/ilbAwrwf […]

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely

August 18th 2017

Solar Eclipse Viewing Parties and Tips to View Safely (Oakland County Health Division, Aug. 18, 2017) Oakland County Health Division encourages residents to view the upcoming solar eclipse safely. A partial solar eclipse will be viewable in Oakland County on Monday, August 21, between 1:02 p.m. and 3:46 p.m., with the maximum eclipse visibility at […]

Join the Fun with Go Comedy! Dream Cruise Bingo

August 16th 2017

Join the Fun with Go Comedy! Dream Cruise Bingo (Go Comedy, Aug. 16, 2017) Ferndale, MI – Some people love the Dream Cruise, others not so much. But however you feel, if you’re out and about people-watching you may enjoy this fun BINGO game designed by the comedians at Go Comedy in Ferndale. Keep your […]

Sept. 2018 is Expected Completion Date for Hyatt Hotel in Royal Oak

August 16th 2017

Sept. 2018 is Expected Completion Date for Hyatt Hotel in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 15, 2017) Royal Oak, MI – Plans are in the works for a six story mixed use building that will include 123-room Hyatt Hotel at 400-460 N. Main in Royal Oak. Devleopers gave an update at Monday’s City Commission […]

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 […]