Royal Oak

Dream Cruise 2015: Birmingham Event Info – Aug. 15

August 5th 2015

Dream Cruise 2015: Birmingham Event Info – Aug. 15 (event listing, cp) Birmingham is getting ready for the world’s largest one-day automotive event, the Woodward Dream Cruise. It’s the time of year when 40,000+ classic cars and more than one million people line Woodward Avenue to celebrate the automobile. The Birmingham Cruise Event, scheduled for […]

Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 14-15, 2015

August 1st 2015

Woodward Dream Cruise Aug. 14-15, 2015 (event) City of Berkley Friday, August 14: 6:00 PM-9:00 PM: Kid’s Inflatable Zone, 12 Mile Road/Tyler 6:30 PM-7:30 PM: Berkley’s Classic Car Parade, 12 Mile Rd between Coolidge & Greenfield 7:30 PM-9:00 PM: Tri-Community Coalition Street Dance, 12Mile Road/Griffith, north 7:30 PM- 9:00 PM: DetroitElvis.com Entertainment at 12 Mile […]

Royal Oak: Washington Ave. Ribbon Cutting & Sidewalk Celebration Aug. 20

August 1st 2015

Royal Oak: Washington Ave. Ribbon Cutting & Sidewalk Celebration Aug. 20 Join us for the Washington Avenue Ribbon Cutting & Sidewalk Celebration Thursday, August 20 from 5 – 7p Ribbon Cutting at 4th & Washington at 5:30p Sidewalk Celebration Food Court with Appetizers provided by: Lily’s Seafood Five15 Media Gayle’s Chocolates Pronto The Crepe Washington […]

Royal Oak: Arts, Beats & Eats Lineup Announced Sept. 4 – 7

August 1st 2015

Royal Oak: Arts, Beats & Eats Lineup Announced Sept. 4 – 7 (event listing)   Ford Arts, Beats & Eats was founded to celebrate the quality of life in Oakland County by offering a culturally unique presentation of artists, musicians and food exhibits, from the Metro Detroit area, and throughout the United States. For complete […]

Resident of Berkley or Royal Oak Needed for County Senior Advisory Council

July 30th 2015

Resident of Berkley or Royal Oak Needed for County Senior Advisory Council (Dave Woodward, Oakland County Commissioner, July 30, 2015) Oakland County Commissioner David Woodward (D-Royal Oak) seeks one senior citizen or a resident interested in senior issues to serve on the Oakland County Senior Advisory Council. The Senior Advisory Council focuses on issues specific […]

Royal Oak to Consider “Road Diet” for Main Street

July 30th 2015

Royal Oak to Consider “Road Diet” for Main Street (Guest View by Tom Regan, July 30, 2015) At Monday’s Royal Oak city commission meeting two commissioners (Kyle Debuc and Mike Fournier) will propose that staff study the feasibility of a road diet on Main Street.  If you are able please attend this meeting and during public comment […]

Final Four Announced in MML Community Excellence Awards Competition

July 29th 2015

Final Four Announced in MML Community Excellence Awards Competition (MML Press Release, July 27, 2015)   Community Excellence Awards Competition Down to Final Four Projects Involving Westland, Jackson, Auburn Hills, Royal Oak, Birmingham, Rochester Hills, Pontiac, Ferndale, Huntington Woods, Berkley, Orion Township, Oakland County in Final Round The final four projects in the statewide Community […]

Royal Oak: Hotel Development Gains Approval

July 28th 2015

Royal Oak: Hotel Development Gains Approval (City of Royal Oak press release, July 28, 2015) The Michigan Strategic Fund unanimously approved Trailhead RO, LLC’s application for a award under the MEDC’s Michigan Community Revitalization Program’s loan participation program. Trailhead’s plans include replacing the obsolete Fresard car dealership, which has been vacant since 2008, with a […]

Royal Oak Mayor Safe for Another Term, Shares Proud State of City

July 24th 2015

Royal Oak Mayor Safe for Another Term, Shares Proud State of City (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 24, 2015) “The heart gets what it wants in Royal Oak,” said Rotarian Patt Trama as she read a poem  as the introduction to Mayor Jim Ellison’s State of the City Address. “Attention. Attraction. A coveted chance to re-discover […]

Shakespeare Royal Oak Festival at Starr Jaycee Park July 30-Aug 9

July 24th 2015

Shakespeare Royal Oak Festival at Starr Jaycee Park July 30-Aug 9 (event listing) Water Works Theatre Company is ready to open its 15th annual outdoor summer theatre festival, Shakespeare Royal Oak July 27 in Royal Oak’s Starr Jaycee Park. The two week event continues through Sunday, August 9. Tickets ($10-$20) are on sale now online […]