Royal Oak Township

2018 Candidate Interview: Ben Carr for State Rep. Dist. 27

June 21st 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Ben Carr for State Rep. Dist. 27 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 21, 2018) Berkley, Ferndale, Hazel Park, Huntington Woods, Oak Park, Pleasant Ridge, Royal Oak Township, MI – Libertarian Benjamin (Ben) Carr is running for State Rep. for the 27th District.  He is unopposed for the Libertarian Primary on Aug. 7, 2018. […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Helaine Zack for County Commission Dist. 18

June 16th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Helaine Zack for County Commission Dist. 18 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 16, 2018) Hazel Park, Ferndale, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, Huntington Woods, MI – County Commissioner Helaine Zack is seeking re-election to the 18th District.  She is on the Aug. 7 Democratic Primary, as is challenger Ruel E. McPherson. On the […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Steven Zimberg for County Commission Dist. 18

June 16th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Steven Zimberg for County Commission Dist. 18 (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 16, 2018) Hazel Park, Ferndale, Oak Park, Royal Oak Township, Huntington Woods, MI – Steven Zimberg is running for County Commissioner for the 18th District on the Aug.7 Republican Primary.  Also on the Republican ballot is Allen Majorovi. On the Democratic […]

Things You May Not Have Known about Water & Sewer Service

June 12th 2018

Things You May Not Have Known about Water & Sewer Service (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 11, 2018) Southfield, MI- Oakland County Water Resources Commissioner Jim Nash is in the midst of a series of visits to local libraries with a presentation on Water Infrastructure 101. Recently in Southfield he shared some basics and little known […]

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists

June 8th 2018

Rules of the Road for Bicyclists (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 8, 2018) Michigan – With more and more people taking to the streets with pedal power, it’s important that bicyclists and drivers be aware of the rules of the road.  Below is a list of key rules put together by the State of Michigan specifically […]

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County

June 4th 2018

Want to Connect to Your Community? Here are Facebook Groups through Oakland County (Crystal A. Proxmire, June 4, 2018) Oakland County, MI – Many communities have online forums where people can learn what is going on in their community as well as connect with neighbors. These are actually a very effective way of finding out […]

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them

June 4th 2018

Turtles are on the Move, Here’s How to Help Protect Them (North Oakland Headwaters Land Conservancy, June 4, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Across the state of Michigan, female turtles have begun their annual nesting trek from their home wetlands to open areas. Every year, thousands of female turtles are killed on our roadways in pursuit […]

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21 – CANCELLED

May 26th 2018

LWV Candidate Forum for US Congress District 9 June 21     UPDATE – THIS EVENT HAS BEEN CANCELLED. Hazel Park, MI – The League of Women Voters Oakland Area is hosting a nonpartisan candidate forum on June 21 at 6:30pm at Hazel Park Recreation Center 620 West Woodward Heights, Hazel Park. District 9 includes […]

2018 Memorial Day Events Through Oakland County

May 22nd 2018

2018 Memorial Day Events Through Oakland County Click your community name below for more details about area events. If we have missed any please let us know at editor@oc115.com. Birmingham Farmington/Farmington Hills Ferndale Hazel Park Holly Lake Orion Madison Heights Milford Novi Northville Pleasant Ridge Royal Oak Southfield South Lyon Sylvan Lake Troy Walled Lake […]

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories

May 12th 2018

Oakland County Celebrates Main Street Success Stories (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 12, 2018) Pontiac, MI – The superheroes of downtowns throughout Oakland County gathered at the Strand Theater in Pontiac Thursday evening for the annual “Main Event,” recognizing accomplishments of communities in the Main Street Oakland County program. The program provides planning, resources and sharing […]