Royal Oak

RO: Gilda’s Family Walk & Run September 19

September 2nd 2015

Gilda’s Family Walk & Run September 19 (event listing) Join us for the 22nd Annual Gilda’s Family Walk & Run – September 19, 2015 at Royal Oak High School. The event features a beautiful 5K walk & run through Royal Oak that will have a special stop along the way – Gilda’s Club. Last year […]

Michael Giromini Named Royal Oak High School Principal

September 2nd 2015

Michael Giromini Named Royal Oak High School Principal (Royal Oak Schools Press Release, Sept. 2, 2015) ROYAL OAK, MI. – The Royal Oak Board of Education unanimously approved hiring Michael Giromini as the principal of Royal Oak High School (ROHS) at its meeting Tuesday, September 1. While Mr. Giromini has been in the district this […]

Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo Sept. 13

September 2nd 2015

Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo Sept. 13 (event listing)   Lace Up Your Running Shoes! Join thousands of runners and walkers as they lace up their running shoes for the annual Run Wild for the Detroit Zoo, sponsored by Ford, on Sunday, September 13, 2015! The event includes 5K and 10K runs, the Too […]

Local Music Love by Jeff Milo: Fest Guide…

September 1st 2015

Local Music Love by Jeff Milo: Fest Guide – Hamtramck Labor Day Fest / Arts Beats & Eats / Dally In The Alley (Jeff Milo, Sept. 1, 2015) You should ever take this music scene for granted… Rarely will you be found wanting for an exceptional EVENT when it comes to live music around southeast […]

1 Question /15 People: What Charity do you Most Support and Why?

September 1st 2015

1 Question /15 People: What Charity do you Most Support and Why? (C. Proxmire, Sept. 1, 2015) As part of our new series of features on the 1st and 15th, we’ve asked readers: What charity do you most support and why? Here are 15 of the best responses selected from various online forums. Like us […]

Two Lives Saved in Two Days by Royal Oak First Responders (video)

August 28th 2015

Two Lives Saved in Two Days by Royal Oak First Responders (video) (City of Royal Oak press release, Aug. 28, 2015) The actions of Royal Oak police officers and firefighters can be credited with saving the lives of two men within two days. On August 22, 2015 at 1:45 a.m., Royal Oak officers were dispatched […]

Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo September 18-19

August 27th 2015

Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo September 18-19 (Detroit Zoo Press Release, Aug. 27, 2015) The Detroit Zoological Society and Michigan Humane Society, in collaboration with more than 30 local animal welfare organizations, will host the fall 2015 Meet Your Best Friend at the Zoo Friday, Sept. 18, 1 to 7 p.m., and Saturday, […]

2015: Best Year Yet for Hazel Park Art Fair

August 25th 2015

2015: Best Year Yet for Hazel Park Art Fair (C. Proxmire, Aug. 24, 2015) This weekend was Lindsay Phillips first time ever having a booth at an art fair! With the branding of Orchid Originals, she sold a variety of baby items like crocheted owl baby hats and little pillows with a pouch so kids […]

For First Time Ever, Every Retailer Passed Tobacco Sales Tests

August 24th 2015

For First Time Ever, Every Retailer Passed Tobacco Sales Tests (Oakland County Health Division Press Release, Aug. 24, 2015) For the first time ever, Oakland County retailers did not sell any tobacco products to youth during recent undercover inspections, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced today. The Oakland County Health Division conducted the annual inspection […]

Royal Oak Having City-Wide Block Party Sept. 15

August 23rd 2015

Royal Oak Having City-Wide Block Party Sept. 15 (Event Listing, City of Royal Oak) Safe Neighborhoods City-Wide Block Party Event – Date & Time: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm Join the Royal Oak Police and Fire Departments, Royal Oak Community Coalition, Royal Oak Public Library and more at the city-wide block party […]