Royal Oak

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video)

July 6th 2015

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video) (John Rozsa, July 6, 2015) Here is footage of some of the Rackham Golf Course Fireworks, taken with my quadcopter at 399.99 FT Be sure to watch in 1080P or 4K. To adjust the quality settings in Youtube, click the little gear looking thing in […]

Cities Competing for MML Awards, Public Asked to Vote

July 4th 2015

Cities Competing for MML Awards, Public Asked to Vote (MML Press Release, July 4, 2015)   Sixteen projects, programs, and initiatives involving more than 20 Michigan communities are vying for the statewide Community Excellence Award (CEA)—the most prestigious Michigan Municipal League honor. The communities involved in this year’s competition are Allegan, Auburn Hills, Battle Creek, […]

Royal Oak: Jamie Durie Book Signing at English Gardens July 25

July 3rd 2015

Royal Oak: Jamie Durie Book Signing at English Gardens July 25 (event listing) Saturday, July 25 from 1 – 3p. English Gardens will host an appearance and book signing by award-winning landscape designer Jamie Durie at the Royal Oak store, 4901 Coolidge Highway. The event is free and open to the public. Space is limited. […]

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop

July 2nd 2015

July Business Workshops through Oakland County One Stop Shop (press release, July 2, 2015) Entrepreneurs and Startups, let Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center help you put your business plan in place. Sign up for one of their workshops in July and benefit from hands-on business seminars delivered by an experienced staff and network of public […]

Royal Oak Summer Concert Series: July 9

July 1st 2015

Royal Oak Summer Concert Series: July 9 The Bob Mervak Trio and Melvin Davis (event listing) The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts brings its summer concert series to the heart of downtown Royal Oak with weekly performances by some of the area’s top bands on Thursdays in July and August. The summer concert series […]

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 […]