Royal Oak

Royal Oak: Cops & Doughnuts Feb. 9

January 25th 2016

Royal Oak: Cops & Doughnuts Feb. 9 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – Cops & Doughnuts on Feb. 9 Join the Crime Prevention Council on Feb. 9 at 6:30 p.m. at the Royal Oak Police Station for ‘Cops & Doughnuts.’ Deputy Chief Mike Frazier of the Royal Oak Police Department will provide an overview of […]

Pop Up Ice Skating Spots in Royal Oak and Ferndale

January 22nd 2016

Pop Up Ice Skating Spots in Royal Oak and Ferndale (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 22, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – The City of Royal Oak and the City of Ferndale have added some wintery fun to local parks – creating makeshift ice skating rinks for residents and visitors. The City of Royal Oak announced today […]

Volunteers Needed for County-Wide Homeless Persons Count Jan. 27 (video)

January 22nd 2016

Volunteers Needed for County-Wide Homeless Persons Count Jan. 27 (video) (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – The City of Royal Oak is working in conjunction with the Oakland County Alliance For Housing to conduct a Point-In-Time count of homeless individuals on Wednesday, January 27, 2016. This one-day, approximately four (4) hour event helps homeless individuals […]

Officials Call for Repeal of Ban on Sharing Information about Ballot Proposals (video)

January 21st 2016

Officials Call for Repeal of Ban on Sharing Information about Ballot Proposals (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 21, 2016) Roseville, MI – “There is a stereotype of librarians as being quiet and meek. I hope that our presence today helps to debunk that stereotype. And if they want to throw us in jail for sharing […]

Abe Lincoln Actor to Speak at Royal Oak Historical Museum Feb. 5

January 21st 2016

Abe Lincoln Actor to Speak at Royal Oak Historical Museum Feb. 5 (EVENT page) Royal Oak, MI – The Civil War is Over!!!    President Abraham Lincoln will be visiting the Royal Oak Historical Society Museum on Friday, Feb. 5. 2016 at 7 pm to speak to us! You are cordially invited to attend.   […]

Royal Oak City Hall Re-Opened after Water Pipe Break

January 20th 2016

Royal Oak City Hall Closed Jan. 20 Due to Water Pipe Break (City of Royal Oak, Jan. 20, 2016)   UPDATE:  Royal Oak City Hall re-opened after pipe break – Jan. 21, 2016 UPDATE: Necessary repairs to City Hall’s heating system are complete. Building hours are Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m; Friday […]

Royal Oak: Diaper Drive for Care Net Through Jan. 30

January 16th 2016

Royal Oak: Diaper Drive for Care Net Through Jan. 30 (Heather Marie O’Herron, Jan. 19, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – St. Paul Lutheran Church at 202 E. 5th Street is collecting diapers and baby wipes for Care Net, a group that helps babies with locations in Detroit and Berkley. The collection runs through Jan. 30. […]

Baby Treated for Skull Fracture, Burned Hands & Other Injuries, Child Abuse Suspected

January 16th 2016

Baby Treated for Skull Fracture, Burned Hands & Other Injuries, Child Abuse Suspected (Oakland County Sheriff’s Department, Jan. 16, 2016) Royal Oak, MI – INCIDENT:  17:43 hrs. – City of Pontiac –Child Abuse Investigation #16-7234 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to Royal Oak Beaumont to meet with Child Protective Services regarding a possible child abuse complaint. A […]

Local Art Love: Vincent Cervantez (video)

January 15th 2016

Local Art Love: Vincent Cervantez (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 15, 2016) “Exploring the space between light and dark.” That’s what artist Vincent Cervantez said is the crux of his work. The Waterford man recently had an artist reception at Level One Bank Gallery in Ferndale to cap off his exhibition there. His paintings captured […]

Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash talks about Water Quality (video)

January 13th 2016

Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash talks about Water Quality (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 13, 2016) Madison Heights, MI – Turning on the faucet and having clean water come out is something easily taken for granted. They wash their hands, take a shower, brush their teeth, cook, clean, and drink without stopping to think about […]