Royal Oak

Royal Oak Veterans Day Ceremony Nov 11

November 6th 2015

Royal Oak Veterans Day Ceremony Nov 11 (EVENT page) Veterans Day Ceremony The Royal Oak Memorial Society invites everyone to attend the Veteran’s Day Ceremony on Tuesday, November 11 at 11 a.m. to honor our veterans who have given us our freedom. Join us at the Veteran’s War Memorial Plaza next to the Library (south […]

League of Women Voters Michigan Discusses Redistricting

November 6th 2015

League of Women Voters Michigan Discusses Redistricting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 6, 2015) “The problem,” said Michigan League of Women Voters of Michigan President Judy Karandjeff, “Is the politicians are drawing their own voting maps to manipulate elections and keep themselves and their party in power.” Karandjeff spoke to over 50 people at a recent […]

Art on 11 Mile: Royal Oak Announces Winners

November 6th 2015

Art on 11 Mile: Royal Oak Announces Winners (Judy Davids, City of Royal Oak Press Release, Nov. 6, 2015) The Royal Oak Commission for the Arts (ROCFA) officially announced the winners of the 11 Mile Public Art Project today. From nearly 60 applications, artworks by Richard Bennett of Detroit, Mark Beltchenko of Grosse Pointe Park, […]

Analysis of Voter Turnout in South Oakland County, 2015

November 5th 2015

Analysis of Voter Turnout in South Oakland County, 2015 (Guest View: Kurt Metzger, Mayor of Pleasant Ridge, Nov. 5, 2015) Now that the results are final and the celebrations are over, it is time to reflect on Tuesday’s election results across communities in southeast Oakland County. As one would expect in an off-year election, the […]

Oakland County Community Resource Day Nov 18

November 5th 2015

Oakland County Community Resource Day Nov 18 (EVENT page) COMMUNITY RESOURCE DAY – November 18, 2015 A free event with 30+ community resources & services at the Genesis Church, 309 N. Main Street, Royal Oak, MI from 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  Community resource day.jpg For more event listings go to http://oaklandcounty115.com/events/ Want to be on our […]

Fire in Troy Consumes Storage Building

November 4th 2015

Fire in Troy Consumes Storage Building (Crystal A. Proxmire, Nov. 4, 2015) A pillar of black smoke could be seen for miles as a building used for storage burned at 1300 Coolidge Highway in Troy, located between Maple Road and the Troy Airport. The long narrow shed, made mainly of wood and sheets of rusty […]

2015 Election Results

November 3rd 2015

2015 Election Results (oc115 Staff, Nov. 3, 2015) Election Results will be updated as they become available.  The results listed below come from the Oakland County Clerk’s Office, and are unofficial until verified.  For more detailed info on any of the races go to the Oakland County Clerk’s Election page at https://www.oakgov.com/clerkrod/elections. Auburn Hills In […]

Election Day! Share Your Stickers and Poll Worker Pictures!

November 3rd 2015

Election Day! Share Your Stickers and Poll Worker Pictures! (Compiled, with much thanks to Cheryl Weiss, Nov. 3, 2015) Election Day is one of our favorite holidays!  Let’s spread the Election Day spirit by sharing pictures of poll workers and folks with “I voted” stickers. For the best oc115 Election Stories go to http://oaklandcounty115.com/2015/11/02/2015-election-stories/. Check […]

Royal Oak Holiday Magic Parade Nov. 22

November 3rd 2015

Royal Oak Holiday Magic Parade Nov. 22 (EVENT page) Downtown Royal Oak invites families to the 14th Annual Holiday Magic Parade presented by Emagine Theatre- Royal Oak and Ironwood Grill of Royal Oak on Sunday, November 22nd at 2pm. The parade starts at Lincoln and Washington and heads north on Washington to Fourth Street where […]

2015 Election Stories

November 2nd 2015

2015 Election Stories (Compiled, Nov. 2, 2015) Nov. 3 is Election Day and several cities have local elections and ballot issues.  The Oakland County 115 News Hub does not endorse any candidates, and we respect everyone who puts themselves out there to take on the challenge of local governance.  This year we tried something new […]