Royal Oak

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair at Memorial Park July 11-12

June 30th 2015

Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair at Memorial Park July 11-12 (event listing) Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 10 am to 6 pm Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 10 am to 5 pm Royal Oak Memorial Park, Corner of Woodward Ave and 13 Mile Road in Royal Oak. Official application is available here. Visit http://www.royaloakarts.com for […]

Royal Oak Library: It’s All About You: How to Write a Memoir July 8

June 30th 2015

Royal Oak Library: It’s All About You: How to Write a Memoir July 8 (event listing) Wednesday, July 08 07:00 PM – 08:30 PM Friends Auditorium Join Cindy La Ferle for a summer evening conversation about what makes a readable memoir. We’ll discuss the secrets of creating and publishing short essays, book-length memoirs, and personal […]

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10

June 29th 2015

Walkers to go from Detroit to Flint in Water Justice Journey July 3-10 (Michigan Coalition for Human Rights/People’s Water Board press release, June 29, 2015) Join us as we walk from Detroit to Flint demanding clean, affordable water for all.  July 3-10, 2015 The Detroit to Flint Water Justice Journey will begin in Detroit on […]

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country

June 26th 2015

Hazel Park Couple’s Big Win Means Marriage Equality Across the Country (C. Proxmire, June 26, 2015) The United States Supreme Court has ruled in favor of marriage equality. In a 5-4 decision it said same sex couples have a fundamental right to marry. Justice Anthony Kennedy wrote in the majority opinion “No union is more […]

Embrace the Barrels Giveaways and Deals in Downtown Royal Oak

June 25th 2015

Embrace the Barrels Giveaways and Deals in Downtown Royal Oak (Downtown Royal Oak, June 25, 2015) The construction on Washington isn’t stopping us!  Enjoy GIVEAWAYS from top Washington Street businesses on Tuesdays and Thursdays and FREE PARKING on Wednesdays in the Center Street and 6th & Lafayette Parking Structures when you make a purchase at a participating […]

Armenia Festival at Royal Oak Farmers Market July 18

June 22nd 2015

Armenia Festival at Royal Oak Farmers Market July 18 (event listing) The Metro Detroit Armenia Fest committee will host the 8th annual Armenian Festival at the Royal Oak Farmers Market on Saturday, July 18, 2015.   The market will be filled with Armenian music, food, dancers and include a bazaar and marketplace. Fest opens at 5 […]

Fire Destroys Home on N. Blair in Royal Oak

June 22nd 2015

Fire Destroys Home on N. Blair in Royal Oak (compiled, June 22, 2015)   There was a fire on Gardenia in Royal Oak just before midnight on Sunday. The Daily Tribune reports that a man had been home alone in an upstairs bedroom when smoke came up from a fire in a first floor bedroom. […]

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column

June 22nd 2015

Oakland County 115 Publisher Featured in Detroit News Column (compiled, June 22, 2015) For those who may have missed page 3A of The Detroit News, we’re pleased to share that columnist Laura Berman did a fantastic write up about Oakland County 115 News Editor & Publisher Crystal A. Proxmire. “She practices her profession by walking […]

Autism Heroes Walk at Detroit Zoo June 28

June 21st 2015

Autism Heroes Walk at Detroit Zoo June 28 (event listing) The 1st annual Michigan Autism Heroes Walk will take off on Sunday June 28th at 8:30 AM at the Detroit Zoo. After the Walk, all are invited to explore the zoo until close. AAoM will provide entertainment at the events pavilion until Noon. This is […]

Keeping Safe on Carnival Rides

June 19th 2015

Keeping Safe on Carnival Rides (LARA, June 19, 2015) With the first official day of summer approaching, the more than 40 million of us who will travel Michigan to enjoy carnival and amusement rides this season are urged to make safety a priority, especially with the kids. “Carnival rides in Michigan are held to the […]