Royal Oak

Shooting Death Under Investigation on N. Altadena in Royal Oak

October 12th 2015

Shooting Death Under Investigation on N. Altadena in Royal Oak (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 12, 2015) Neighbors at N. Altadena and Forest in Royal Oak woke to the sound of at least one gunshot early Monday morning.  Police say a woman in a home on N. Altadena just north of Forest is deceased and the male […]

Royal Oak Farmers Market Turns 90 Celebrate Oct 17

October 9th 2015

Royal Oak Farmers Market Turns 90 Celebrate Oct 17 (EVENT page) Farmers Market Turns 90! To celebrate farmers bringing fresh fruits and veggies to downtown Royal Oak for nearly a century, the Royal Oak Farmers Market will recognize its 90th harvest season by thanking its visitors with a special program at 11 a.m. on Saturday, […]

Orange Barrels Part of Traffic Study at Woodward & 696

October 8th 2015

Orange Barrels Part of Traffic Study at Woodward & 696 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Oct. 8, 2015) As drivers speed towards the curve just before 696 on northbound Woodward, they may be surprised by the extra wide swoop they must make coming around the bend. With orange construction barrels marking off a lane, drivers must slow […]

A Great Opportunity: Make Money and Help oc115 Grow

October 8th 2015

A Great Opportunity: Make Money and Help oc115 Grow (Featured Job Listing, Oct. 8, 2015) The Oakland County 115 News Hub (oc115) is looking for someone with a great telephone personality to help us with outreach to businesses. The site is set up to offer small businesses a low cost way to advertise to an […]

Royal Oak Firefighters Open House Oct. 10

October 7th 2015

Royal Oak Firefighters Open House Oct. 10 (EVENT page)   Fire Fighters Open House   Event – Date & Time: Saturday, October 10, 2015 – 11:00am – 2:00pm Honor Fire Prevention Week by joining Royal Oak Fire Fighters at their annual Open House on Saturday, Oct. 10 from 11 a.m. till 2 p.m. at Fire […]

Penguin Center to Bring Deep Diving, Arctic Blasts, Iceberg Calving & More

October 7th 2015

Penguin Center to Bring Deep Diving, Arctic Blasts, Iceberg Calving & More (Detroit Zoo Press Release, Oct. 7, 2015) The silhouette of an enormous tabular iceberg juts out on each end, with giant beams of steel forming what will soon be a breathtaking sight – the Polk Penguin Conservation Center (PPCC) at the Detroit Zoo. […]

Star Wars Reads Day at Royal Oak Library Oct. 10

October 4th 2015

Star Wars Reads Day at Royal Oak Library Oct. 10 (EVENT page) Saturday, October 10 from 10:15 – 11:30a. Celebrate Star Wars Reads Day at ROPL. Games, crafts, Star Wars trivia, and more will be happening on Star War Reads Day. Feel free to come dressed as your favorite Star Wars character. No registration is […]

October Business Classes from Oakland County

October 2nd 2015

October Business Classes from Oakland County The Oakland County’s One Stop Shop Business Center is getting ready for another business month with their October workshops. Start-up entrepreneurs and business professionals can succeed with help from other professionals and experts. Register today for one, or all, of the  workshops and get your business on the right track. […]

Oct. 15 is Global Hand Washing Day

October 2nd 2015

Oct. 15 is Global Hand Washing Day (Centers for Disease Control Press Release) Global Handwashing Day is a way to support a global and local culture of hand washing with soap, shine a spotlight on the state of hand washing in each country, and raise awareness about the benefits of hand washing with soap.1 Since […]

Michigan Laws Pertaining to Bicyclists

October 1st 2015

Michigan Laws Pertaining to Bicyclists (John Lindenmayer, Executive Director League of Michigan Bicyclists, Oct 1, 2015) The following is a summary of the Michigan Compiled Law (MCL), Motor Vehicle Code (MVC) and Administrative Rules pertaining to bicyclists. Local ordinances may not supersede the MVC, MCL or Administrative Rules unless explicitly specified in statute. For more […]