Royal Oak

Clay, Glass & Metal Show in Royal Oak June 14

May 22nd 2015

Clay, Glass & Metal Show in Royal Oak June 14 (event listing) Event – Date & Time: Saturday, June 13, 2015 – 10:00am – Sunday, June 14, 2015 – 5:00pm The 21st Annual Clay, Glass & Metal Show is one of the jewels of Royal Oak taking place Saturday, June 13 from 10am-7pm and Sunday, […]

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County

May 21st 2015

Memorial Day Parades and Events Through Oakland County (C. Proxmire, May 20, 2015) As Memorial Day approaches people through SE Michigan prepare to honor those who have done military service. Check out the parades and events in the area: Thursday, May 21, 2015 Hazel Park Memorial Festival http://oaklandcounty115.com/2015/05/19/memorial-day-festival-and-events-in-hazel-park-may-21-25/ Friday, May 22, 2015 Southfield City Hall […]

Royal Oak Seeks Crowdfunding for Smart Park (video)

May 18th 2015

Royal Oak Seeks Crowdfunding for Smart Park (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 18, 2015) Once upon a time there was a dirty, uninviting little space between a parking structure and a dumpster. This little plot of land held patchy grass and dust, sometimes storage. But then a series of events changed the space and inspired […]

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak

May 18th 2015

Regional Transit Authority Community Open House May 21 in Royal Oak (event listing, May 18, 2015)   Is regional transit important to you? Where do you want it to take you?   The Regional Transit Authority of Southeast Michigan (RTA) is designing a regional transit system that will provide seamless connections to Oakland, Macomb, Washtenaw […]

Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade & Tribute May 25

May 18th 2015

Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade & Tribute May 25 (event listing) Monday, May 25, 2015 – 9:00am – 11:30am The Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade Committee announced plans for this year’s parade which will be held on Memorial Day, May 25, 2015.  All veterans, veterans’ groups, school, and community organizations are invited to participate in […]

3,000 people raise $270,000 in Walk to Cure Arthritis

May 15th 2015

3,000 people raise $270,000 in Walk to Cure Arthritis (Arthritis Foundation Press Release, May 15, 2015) 3,000 people participated in the 2015 Detroit Walk to Cure Arthritis, presented locally by Beaumont, on May 9 at the Detroit Zoo. Nearly $270,000 was raised to support Arthritis Foundation programs, services and research that help people who have […]

Michigan Native Rachel Jacobs Among Deceased in Amtrak Derailment in Philadelphia

May 13th 2015

Michigan Native Rachel Jacobs Among Deceased in Amtrak Derailment in Philadelphia (C. Proxmire, May 13, 2015) Multiple sources are reporting that Rachel Jacobs, the 39-year-old daughter of former State Senator Gilda Jacobs,  is one of seven dead in the Amtrak train derailment in Philadelphia around 9pm Tuesday.  Train No. 188 left from Washington to New […]

Madison Hts Man Accused of Robbing/Carjacking DTE Worker in Pontiac

May 12th 2015

Madison Hts Man Accused of Robbing/Carjacking DTE Worker in Pontiac (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, May 12, 2015) INCIDENT: 11:56 hrs. – May 11, 2015 – City of Pontiac – Armed Robbery / Car Jacking: #15-70743 SUMMARY:  Deputies were dispatched to the 200 Block of E. Montcalm Ave (Detroit Edison Power Substation) regarding an armed robbery […]

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum

May 11th 2015

Stories, Resources and Sadness Shared at Suicide Prevention Forum (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 10, 2015) People cried.   And quite possibly that was the point. Opening up about suicide – whether you have lost a loved one, someone who survived an attempt, someone who has thought about it, a teacher, a counselor, a healthcare provider or […]

4th Annual Royal Oak Bike Expo May 17

May 10th 2015

4th Annual Royal Oak Bike Expo May 17 (event listing, May 10, 2015) Please join us at this free event.  Free bike helmets for kids while they last.  Free minor bike tune-ups from local bike stores.  Amazing tricks by some of the best local BMX cyclists and skateboarders. Sunday, May 17th 2:00pm – 4:30pm Royal Oak […]