Royal Oak

Fire at Royal Oak DPS Slowed by Sprinkler System

October 30th 2015

Fire at Royal Oak DPS Slowed by Sprinkler System (C. Proxmire, Oct. 20, 2015) Thursday evening Royal Oak Fire Department responded to a call for a fire at the Department of Public Service yard. Mayor Jim Ellison wrote about the fire on his Facebook page, stating “We had a fire at the DPS yard this […]

Details Emerge as Royal Oak Murder Suspect Arraigned (video)

October 29th 2015

Details Emerge as Royal Oak Murder Suspect Arraigned (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 29, 2015) Police say a dispute among acquaintances led to the shooting death of 28-year-old Kenith Tyran Walter on Monday Oct. 26, 2015 in a home on Fern Street in Royal Oak.  The shooting suspect appeared before 44th District Court Judge Derek […]

Royal Oak HS Drama’s Crazy for You! Nov. 12-15

October 28th 2015

Royal Oak HS Drama’s Crazy for You! Nov. 12-15 (EVENT page) Royal Oak High School Drama Club’s Crazy for You! Opens Friday November 13 at 7PM Student Preview on Thursday November 12th at 7PM Public Invited for three shows; Friday November 13th at 7PM, Saturday November 14th at 7PM and Sunday November 15th at 2PM. […]

Less than 12 Hours after Shooting, Royal Oak Murder Suspect Captured

October 26th 2015

Less than 12 Hours after Shooting, Royal Oak Murder Suspect Captured (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 26, 2015) A 28-year-old Madison Heights man is dead, and a suspect is in custody after an early morning shooting in Royal Oak near 13 Mile and Rochester Road. Little is known about what led up to murder, as the […]

Victim in Royal Oak Shooting Dies, Suspect Still at Large – UPDATED

October 26th 2015

Victim in Royal Oak Shooting Dies, Suspect Still at Large (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 26, 2015)   NOTE:  This story has been UPDATED.  The victim has died and the suspect has been arrested.  For the most up to date info see:  http://oaklandcounty115.com/2015/10/26/less-than-12-hours-after-shooting-royal-oak-murder-suspect-captured/ A 28-year-old Madison Heights man died at Beaumont Hospital Monday after being shot […]

SWAT Team Responds to Shooting in Royal Oak

October 26th 2015

SWAT Team Responds to Shooting in Royal Oak (C. Proxmire, Oct. 26, 2015) A SWAT team swarmed into a Royal Oak neighborhood around 1:30am after a man arrived at Beaumont Hospital with multiple gunshot wounds, according to The Detroit News.  The area police focused on was between 12 and 13 Mile, near Fern and Linden. […]

Development Properties in 18 Communities Part of One Stop Ready Showcase Oct. 30

October 25th 2015

Development Properties in 18 Communities Part of One Stop Ready Showcase Oct. 30 (Oakland County Press Release, Oct. 24, 2015) Developers, investors, brokers and businesses interested in owning a piece of prime Oakland County real estate can shop for available parcels at the county’s second annual One Stop Ready (OSR) Community Showcase. The event is […]

14-Year-Old Sofi K’s Album Launch a Community Effort Nov 6

October 25th 2015

14-Year-Old Sofi K’s Album Launch a Community Effort Nov 6 (EVENT page) SOFI K TO LAUNCH DEBUT ALBUM LOVEHATE ON NOVEMBER 6 14-year-old local talent to celebrate album release with concert at Royal Oak Music Theatre also featuring Soul Divide and Stereo Jane   Sofi K, a 14-year-old freshman at Bloomfield Hills High School, will […]

Royal Oak: Orson Starr House Open House Nov. 8

October 24th 2015

Royal Oak: Orson Starr House Open House Nov. 8 (EVENT page) The Royal Oak   HISTORICAL GUILD invites you to our ORSON STARR HOUSE MUSEUM NOVEMBER OPEN HOUSE Sunday, November 8th, 1 – 4 pm Please bring along canned food items for donation to   the Salvation Army for Thanksgiving Day Meals   ORSON STARR HOUSE MUSEUM 3123 […]

Preliminary Exam Delayed in Royal Oak Murder Case

October 23rd 2015

Preliminary Exam Delayed in Royal Oak Murder Case (Compiled, Oct. 23, 2015) The defense attorney for a Royal Oak man charged in the Oct. 12  shooting death of 50-year-old Theresa Diamos is still going through 300 pages of worth of documents on behalf of his client. According to The Daily Tribune, this is the reason […]