Royal Oak

2018 Candidate Interview: Candius Stearns for Congress, 9th District

July 4th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Candius Stearns for Congress, 9th District (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 4, 2018) Berkley, Clawson, Centerline, Eastpointe, Ferndale, Fraser, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Madison Heights, Royal Oak, Roseville, St. Clair Shores, Sterling Heights, Beverly Hills, Bingham Farms, Franklin, Bloomfield Township, Clinton Township, Royal Oak Township and Southfield Township, MI -Candius Stearns is running unopposed […]

Royal Oak Chamber Accepting Nominations for Community Awards

July 3rd 2018

Royal Oak Chamber Accepting Nominations for Community Awards (Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce, July 3, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – The 2018 Royal Oak Community Awards are coming in October! And nominations can be submitted at any time … starting NOW! Don’t delay. Spread the word! This year’s event will take place at the Hyatt […]

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot

July 2nd 2018

SMART Transit Millage Renewal on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Oakland County, MI- On Aug. 7, 2018 voters in Oakland County will be asked to renew a millage that funds public transportation. This is NOT the millage for the Regional Transit Authority.  This IS for a continuation of SMART services already […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Michael Ryan for County Commissioner Dist. 19

July 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Michael Ryan for County Commissioner Dist. 19 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Berkley, and Royal Oak, MI – Republican Michael Ryan is running for County Commissioner in the 19th District.  He is unopposed in the Aug. 7, 2018 primary. In the Democratic Primary incumbent Dave Woodward is running for re-election, and Devin […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Penny Luebs for County Commissioner Dist. 16

July 1st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Penny Luebs for County Commissioner Dist. 16 (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 1, 2018) Clawson, Troy, and Royal Oak, MI  – Penny Luebs is running for County Commissioner for the 16th District and is on the Democratic Primary ballot for Aug. 7, 2018.  Also on the Democratic Primary Ballot is Charles “Chuck” Salgat. Republican […]

Royal Oak Voters Asked About Charter Changes on Aug. 7 Ballot

June 30th 2018

Royal Oak Voters Asked About Charter Changes on Aug. 7 Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 30, 2018) Royal Oak, MI –Voters in Royal Oak have two ballot proposals on the Aug. 7, 2018 primary ballot concerning the City Charter. Here is the ballot language: Royal Oak City Charter Amendment – Acknowledge State Law Concerning Recall […]

Royal Oak forms Committee for Memorial and Veterans Events

June 27th 2018

Royal Oak forms Committee for Memorial and Veterans Events (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- For years the Royal Oak Memorial Society has planned events such as services on Memorial Day and Veteran’s Day. However, that will change now that the City Commission has voted to move all Veterans and Memorial related […]

Royal Oak Commission Votes to Put City Transit System on the Ballot

June 26th 2018

Royal Oak Commission Votes to Put City Transit System on the Ballot (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI- Voters in Royal Oak will be able to decide in November if they want to fund a city-wide system that would increase SMART bus routes, hours and frequency within the City of Royal Oak. […]

Royal Oak Declines Paving Mt. Vernon Blvd.

June 26th 2018

Royal Oak Declines Paving Mt. Vernon Blvd. (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 26, 2018) Royal Oak, MI – Royal Oak City Commissioners declined to move forward with a resident request and petition to pave Mt. Vernon Blvd. The three-block street, with trees along the middle, is among the City’s remaining 3.5 miles of unpaved roadways. A […]

Royal Oak Summer Concert: July 12 Orbitsuns and More

June 22nd 2018

Royal Oak Summer Concert: July 12 Orbitsuns and More The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts summer concert series is returning in 2018 for another summer of live music at the  ‘pop-up park’ on Center Street. For six consecutive Thursdays, music enthusiasts can grab lawn chairs and blankets and head to downtown Royal Oak for weekly […]