Royal Oak

Couples Celebrate One Year Anniversary of First Same Sex Marriages in Michigan (video)

March 22nd 2015

Couples Celebrate One Year Anniversary of First Same Sex Marriages in Michigan (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 22, 2015) The most commonly mentioned memory from one year ago today was that the Oakland County Courthouse was full of love. A one-day window of opportunity gave 322 couples in Michigan the chance to legally get marriage […]

Solar Power Presentation April 2 in Royal Oak

March 20th 2015

Solar Power Presentation April 2 in Royal Oak (March 20, 2015) Presented by Mark Ferda, with the Renewable Energy Division of McNaughton-McKay Electric based in Madison Hts, MI. Mark’s full-time job for the past 6 years has been in support of the growth of solar installations throughout Michigan. He will share an overview of how […]

Guest View: Lack of Voting, Not Registration, is the Problem

March 17th 2015

Guest View: Lack of Voting, Not Registration, is the Problem (Kurt Metzger, DetroitDataGuru.com, March 17, 2015) This week marks the beginning of a voter registration drive in Oakland County.  Clerk/Register of Deeds Lisa Brown will hold five voter registration drives throughout March in the communities of Southfield, Auburn Hills, Royal Oak, Waterford, and Farmington Hills. […]

Coyote Captured in Royal Oak Stirs Controversy

March 17th 2015

Coyote Captured in Royal Oak Stirs Controversy (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 17, 2015) A coyote was captured in a Royal Oak back yard and subsequently euthanized, with footage of the captured animal struggling in a toothless rubber jaw-style trap aired on WXYZ news causing reaction through the community. The City of Royal Oak issued the […]

A Parade of Green and Irish Pride Graces Downtown Royal Oak

March 17th 2015

A Parade of Green and Irish Pride Graces Downtown Royal Oak (Ron Arnold, March 17, 2015) St. Patrick’s Day celebrating began early in Royal Oak as the community enjoyed the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday. Hosted by The Norman O’Brien Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians, the parade featured green-clad community groups, […]

Zoo Gives Statement about Intentions to Reduce Noise, Next Meeting June 8

March 14th 2015

Zoo Gives Statement about Intentions to Reduce Noise, Next Meeting June 8 (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 14, 2015) As the Detroit Zoo prepares for Bunnyville, which is the unofficial kick off to the event season on April 3, zoo officials are working to address concerns that were brought up by residents last month in a […]

Royal Oak City and Schools Present Dream Home Expo March 21

March 13th 2015

Royal Oak City and Schools Present Dream Home Expo March 21 (Royal Oak Schools Press Release, March 13, 2015) Opportunity for Residents to Meet Vendors for Remodeling & Home Improvement Ideas Come to the Royal Oak Dream Home Expo Saturday, March 21st, from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at Royal Oak Middle School, 709 N. […]

Rock the Veil Wedding Showcase in Royal Oak March 12, 2015

March 11th 2015

Rock the Veil Wedding Showcase in Royal Oak March 12, 2015 (press release, March 11, 2015) Thursday, March 12, 2015 Rock the Veil Wedding Showcase* 6 pm – 10 pm Royal Oak Farmers Market Royal Oak, Michigan   The Rock the Veil Wedding Showcase is an entirely new twist on the traditional bridal show. By […]

Ready to Run: Nonpartisan Conference Helps Women Get Involved in Politics April 18

March 8th 2015

Ready to Run: Nonpartisan Conference Helps Women Get Involved in Politics April 18 (compiled, March 8, 2015) Is your network full of untapped political leadership potential?  Do you know women who should consider running for elected office?  Are there women in your circles who wish to lead a more political life?  Invite them attend Ready […]

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Royal Oak is March 14

March 7th 2015

St. Patrick’s Day Parade in Royal Oak is March 14 (City of Royal Oak, March 7, 2015) The Norman O’Brien Division of the Ancient Order of Hibernians will host the Saint Patrick’s Day Parade in Royal Oak on Saturday, Mar. 14. The parade is an event to honor and celebrate Irish family traditions to include […]