Royal Oak Township

Jonathan Turner Appointed to Ferndale School Board 

September 15th 2021

Out of eleven applicants for the position, Ferndale School Board voted Monday to appoint former Ferndale High School student Jonathan Turner to fill the seat left vacant…

Too Young to Run: Candidate Age Requirements Vary by City

September 10th 2021

…it means depending on one’s zip code there it means a seven year gap in opportunity for younger citizens in some cities. 

Oakland County Switches to New System for Agendas

September 8th 2021

The software, called CivicClerk, automates several aspects of the meetings, such as voting, updates to the agenda, the compilation of meeting minutes and internal item review processes. Macomb County and Wayne County have similar systems in place.  

Fire Destroys Townhomes in Royal Oak Township

September 2nd 2021

A fire Wednesday on S. Hart Place destroyed townhomes in Royal Oak Township Wednesday, leaving a resident injured with burns.

Ozone Action Day Declared, How You Can Help

August 28th 2021

“With this ongoing heat wave compounded by air quality issues, we encourage everyone to take care this weekend.”

Helping Democracy, Oakland County Times Celebrates Over 650 Video Interviews

August 23rd 2021

And now that we’ve posted our 650th interview, it seems like a good time to celebrate and reflect.

Ferndale School Board Seeks Applicants to Fill Vacancy

August 20th 2021

The Board of Education is now seeking applications to fill his position and serve until the certification of the next general election in November of 2022.

Residents Who Lost Power Can Contact DTE & Consumers for Credit

August 16th 2021

Both utilities have been working around the clock to restore power, but many customers have now gone several days without during hot and humid weather.

Restructuring, Equity Part of Legacy as Jim O’Donnell Resigns from Ferndale School Board

August 16th 2021

O’Donnell joined the board as part of a slate of “BOLD” candidates – Amy Butters, Jim O’Donnell, Raylon Leaks-May, and Kevin Deegan-Krause who campaigned on a promise of change.

DNR Offering Grants up to $15,000 for Community Forestry Projects

August 8th 2021

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has announced its Community Forestry Grant Program for 2022