Royal Oak

Royal Oak: St. John’s Concert Series has James Hughes/Jimmy Smith Quintet July 21

July 14th 2015

Royal Oak: St. John’s Concert Series has James Hughes/Jimmy Smith Quintet July 21 (event listing) The popular “11 and Woodward Concert Series”, hosted by St. John’s Episcopal Church (located at 11 Mile and Woodward Avenue) is committed to bringing exceptional musicians to the people! This month the series will feature the James Hughes/Jimmy Smith Quintet […]

Royal Oak State of the City Luncheon July 21

July 12th 2015

Royal Oak State of the City   Luncheon July 21 (event listing) You are cordially invited to attend the annual Royal Oak State of the City luncheon and address on Tuesday, July 21 at noon at Bistro 82,  located at 401 S. Lafayette Ave. This event is hosted by the Royal Oak Rotary Club and is open to the public.  […]

Celebrating Art and Sunshine at Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair

July 11th 2015

Celebrating Art and Sunshine at Royal Oak Outdoor Art Fair (Crystal A. Proxmire, July 11, 2015) Amid the rustle of trees and the dancing mix of sunshine and shadows coming through the leaves, people of all ages strolled through Memorial Park in Royal Oak this weekend for the annual Outdoor Art Fair. A refreshing breeze […]

Royal Oak, Ferndale: Free Slurpees for 7Eleven Day Kept Local Stores Busy

July 11th 2015

Royal Oak, Ferndale: Free Slurpees for 7Eleven Day Kept Local Stores Busy (C. Proxmire, July 11, 2015) Each year 7Eleven stores across the country celebrate the convenience store’s birthday with the free Slurpee giveaway. The cold sugary beverages come in multiple flavors, including new SourPatch Kids Watermelon flavored. Stores through Oakland County had lines of […]

Meet and Greet for Candidates throughout Oakland County, Public Invited, July 24

July 9th 2015

Meet and Greet for Candidates throughout Oakland County, Public Invited, July 24 (event listing, election information, July 9, 2015) *Be an Informed Voter. Come out and Meet the Candidates you’ll be voting for, and have your Concerns answered in person.* The Women of National Congress of Black Women – Oakland County, MI Chapter are Hosting […]

Royal Oak Police Rescue Baby Ducks from Drain (video)

July 7th 2015

Royal Oak Police Rescue Baby Ducks from Drain (video) (C. Proxmire, July 7, 2015) A pair of Royal Oak Police officers did some special police work this Independence Day. They were called to the corner of Normandy and Seminole because some ducklings had fallen into a sewer drain. Neighbors met Officer Bruce Handrinos and Officer […]

Royal Oak Jaycees Hosting Annual Summer Picnic July 16

July 7th 2015

Royal Oak Jaycees Hosting Annual Summer Picnic July 16 (event listing) Royal Oak Jaycees are hosting our Annual Summer Picnic and Anniversary Picnic on July 16, 2015 at 7 PM at Starr Jaycee Park. We are inviting young professionals between the ages of 21-40 that live and/or work in the South Oakland area to attend. […]

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video)

July 6th 2015

Huntington Woods: Drone Footage Shows Unique View of Fireworks (video) (John Rozsa, July 6, 2015) Here is footage of some of the Rackham Golf Course Fireworks, taken with my quadcopter at 399.99 FT Be sure to watch in 1080P or 4K. To adjust the quality settings in Youtube, click the little gear looking thing in […]

Cities Competing for MML Awards, Public Asked to Vote

July 4th 2015

Cities Competing for MML Awards, Public Asked to Vote (MML Press Release, July 4, 2015)   Sixteen projects, programs, and initiatives involving more than 20 Michigan communities are vying for the statewide Community Excellence Award (CEA)—the most prestigious Michigan Municipal League honor. The communities involved in this year’s competition are Allegan, Auburn Hills, Battle Creek, […]

Royal Oak: Jamie Durie Book Signing at English Gardens July 25

July 3rd 2015

Royal Oak: Jamie Durie Book Signing at English Gardens July 25 (event listing) Saturday, July 25 from 1 – 3p. English Gardens will host an appearance and book signing by award-winning landscape designer Jamie Durie at the Royal Oak store, 4901 Coolidge Highway. The event is free and open to the public. Space is limited. […]