Royal Oak

Unlawful Imprisonment and Assault Suspect Arrested in Royal Oak

April 28th 2015

Unlawful Imprisonment and Assault Suspect Arrested in Royal Oak (Royal Oak Police, April 28, 2015) On Sunday, April 26, 2015 at 6:30 a.m., Royal Oak police officers responded to the 1500 block of N. Washington and arrested 29-year-old Royal Oak resident, Jason Dale, for Unlawful Imprisonment, Felonious Assault, Aggravated Assault, and Malicious Destruction of Property. […]

Royal Oak Student Reporters to Attend First Ever PBS NewsHour Academy in DC

April 26th 2015

Royal Oak Student Reporters to Attend First Ever PBS NewsHour Academy in DC (ROS Press Release, April 26, 2015) This summer, three talented young journalists from Royal Oak High School will be among 18 students from across the country selected to participate in the first Student Reporting Labs Academy in Washington D.C. Georgie Abbey, Annie […]

Berkley Court Closure Close, Royal Oak is Ready for More Cases

April 22nd 2015

Berkley Court Closure Close, Royal Oak is Ready for More Cases (City of Berkley, April 22, 2015) Beginning Monday, April 20, 2015, the 44th District Court – Berkley Division will be closed for lunch from 11:30am-12:30pm.  The 44th District Court will also be closed to the public on Wednesdays.  If you need assistance during these […]

Countdown to Mobile Mayhem – What Google Policy Change Means

April 21st 2015

Countdown to Mobile Mayhem – What Google Policy Change Means (Lisa Schmidt, Legal Linguist, April 21, 2015) You’ll be seeing some changes around here in the next couple weeks. That’s because starting April 21, 2015, Google will be promoting mobile friendly websites over any others. Here’s what to expect and how to prepare. Google’s New […]

Saving the Earth from the Trash Sweater: SOCRRA Event Inspires Families to Recycle

April 20th 2015

Saving the Earth from the Trash Sweater: SOCRRA Event Inspires Families to Recycle (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 20, 2015) Walking through the materials processing facility at SOCRRA, first grader Colin Bibbs was amazed by the mountains of paper, plastic and yard refuse kept outside for composting. With wide eyes he looked over the massive conveyer […]

Royal Oak PD Event Challenges: Are You Faster Than a Cop? May 9

April 20th 2015

Royal Oak PD Event Challenges: Are You Faster Than a Cop? May 9 (RO Press Release, April 20, 2015) Join Chief Corrigan O’Donohue and members of the Royal Oak Police Department to celebrate National Police Week! Train with Royal Oak’s finest! *Learn how to do sit-ups and push-ups properly and then see how many you […]

Two Women and Hoe to Share “Perennials… Can You Dig It” Class April 25

April 17th 2015

Two Women and Hoe to Share “Perennials… Can You Dig It” Class April 25 (Ferndale Beautification Commission, April 17, 2015) The Ferndale Beautification Commission is going to be hosting a class this month, April 25th, from 11am until 1pm called “Perennials… Can You Dig It” in preparation for the upcoming annual plant exchange!! Jan Coppola […]

Local Businesses Gear Up for Record Store Day April 18

April 15th 2015

Local Businesses Gear Up for Record Store Day April 18 (Oakland County Blog, April 12, 2015) On April 18, independent music stores across the United States and the world, will take part in Record Store Day, a celebration of local music stores that began in 2007, as a way to spread the word about the […]

Royal Oak Considers Cleaning Up Codes…

April 11th 2015

Royal Oak Considers Cleaning Up Codes, Removing License Requirements (Crystal A. Proxmire, April 11, 2015) The Royal Oak City Commission will be looking at a slew of local ordinances to remove the ones it deems unnecessary based on staff recommendations. The first of two readings on the proposed changes is scheduled for Monday night’s commission […]

Royal Oak Nature Society Soiree at Elks Club April 24

April 10th 2015

Royal Oak Nature Society Soiree at Elks Club April 24 (Royal Oak Nature Society, April 10, 2015) WHEN:  Friday, April 24, 2015 WHERE: Royal Oak Elks Club   (2401 E. 4th Street at Stephenson Hwy, Royal Oak) TIME:  7:00 pm to 10:00 pm TICKET COST:  $10 in advance (advance ticket purchasers will get the first chance […]