Royal Oak

Royal Oak Art Explored Program Accepting Applications for Public Art Pieces

February 24th 2019

Royal Oak Art Explored Program Accepting Applications for Public Art Pieces (Royal Oak Commission for the Arts, Feb. 24, 2019) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts is excited to announce the 2019 Call for Artist for the Art Explored Program. Artists can find further information at www.romi.gov/arts. Artist have until […]

Royal Oak Hosting Work Session for Discussion on Marijuana March 4

February 23rd 2019

Royal Oak Hosting Work Session for Discussion on Marijuana March 4 (event page) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak City Commission will meet on Monday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m. in Room 315 at City Hall, 211 S. Williams, for a work session on legalized marijuana. Adult-use (recreational) marijuana was approved by voters statewide […]

Royal Oak Police Searching for Driver Who Ran Down Two Victims After Bar Fight

February 23rd 2019

Royal Oak Police Searching for Driver Who Ran Down Two Victims After Bar Fight (Royal Oak Police, Feb. 23, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak Police are looking for the person responsible for striking two people with a vehicle and fleeing the scene early Saturday Morning. On February 23, 2019 at 1:53 a.m., Officers were […]

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train in Royal Oak

February 23rd 2019

Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Train in Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, Feb. 23, 2019) Royal Oak, MI-  A 21-year-old Bloomfield Hills man was struck by an Amtrak train in Royal Oak early Saturday morning. On February 23, 2019, at approximately 1:17 a.m., Royal Oak officers and paramedics responded to the area of Fifth Street and […]

Fall From Royal Oak Parking Structure Believed to be Suicide

February 23rd 2019

Fall From Royal Oak Parking Structure Believed to be Suicide (Royal Oak Police, Feb. 23, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Royal Oak Police responded to a 911 call about a man who fell from a parking structure late Friday night. On February 22, 2019 at 11:33 p.m., Officers responded to 212 S. Center and located the […]

Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide

February 22nd 2019

Common Ground Shares Warning Signs for Suicide (Common Ground, Feb. 22, 2019) Oakland County, MI – Common Ground is a nonprofit organization that helps “move people from crisis to hope.” Among the services they provide is suicide prevention, with a crisis center, chat line, and a helpline. They also shared the following signs to help […]

Goals, Compromise, and Ethics Part of MTA Training for Elected Officials

February 17th 2019

Goals, Compromise, and Ethics Part of MTA Training for Elected Officials (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 17, 2019) Okemos, MI – When a room full of elected officials from townships around the state were asked how many of their boards do annual or bi-annual goal-setting, only a couple raised their hands. The question was asked at […]

Beaumont Announces Plans for 13 & Woodward, Including Meijer and Hotel

February 14th 2019

Beaumont Announces Plans for 13 & Woodward, Including Meijer and Hotel (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Beaumont Health has announced plans for their property at 13 Mile and Woodward Avenue, just east of their existing hospital.  According to their statement: “Woodward Corners by Beaumont, a 117,000-square-foot commercial development located at the […]

Royal Oak Musicale Program to Feature Black History Month Feb. 19

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Musicale Program to Feature Black History Month Feb. 19 (event page) Royal Oak, MI- ROYAL OAK MUSICALE PROGRAM Tuesday, February 19, 2019, 1:00PM at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church 814 N.Campbell Road, Royal Oak, MI (just south of Gardenia). Royal Oak Musicale programs are open to the public and are FREE. Refreshments are served […]

Royal Oak Info. Session on Law Enforcement Careers for Women Feb. 27

February 8th 2019

Royal Oak Info. Session on Law Enforcement Careers for Women Feb. 27 (event page) Royal Oak, MI – The Royal Oak Police Department will be hosting an information session on law enforcement career opportunities for women at 6:00 p.m., February 27 at the Royal Oak Police Station, 221 E. Third Street. Sgt. Karly Renaud, Officer […]