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Stay Home, Stay Safe Order Comes to End, Here’s What’s Able to Open and When

June 1st 2020

Today, Governor Gretchen Whitmer signed Executive Order 2020-110, rescinding her Safer at Home order and moving the entire state to phase four of the MI Safe Start Plan. 

Happy Birthday Oakland County Times! 

June 1st 2020

Thank you everyone who is part of this site, from those that share tips and photos, to those who share links, and those who chip in.  This is definitely a unique time to be fighting for local journalism.

“End White Silence”: Second Protest Planned in Rochester Hills

June 1st 2020

Protesters will gather again Monday in Rochester Hills to demonstrate against police brutality and structural racism, following a peaceful, last-minute protest Sunday.

Protestors in Ferndale call for Racial Equality and Justice for George Floyd

June 1st 2020

“I see you. I hear you. I stand with you. I walk with you. You matter,” was among the messages.  “Black lives matter.”

2020 Candidate Interview:  Robert DePalma for Groveland Twp. Supervisor

May 31st 2020

The race for Groveland Township Supervisor will likely be decided in the Aug. 4, 2020 Primary as there are no Democrats running for the position.

2020 Candidate Interview:  Debbie Binder for West Bloomfield Township Clerk

May 31st 2020

In the race for West Bloomfield Township Clerk, incumbent Debbie Binder is unopposed. 

2020 Candidate Interview:  Sean Miller for Springfield Twp Clerk

May 31st 2020

With an open seat for the Springfield Township Clerk’s office, there are two candidates running for the position.

2020 Candidate Interview:  Savannah Main for Royal Oak Twp Treasurer

May 31st 2020

There are two candidates in the Democratic Primary for Royal Oak Township Treasurer:  Savannah Main and Patricia Singley.

2020 Candidate Interview:  Matthew McClure for Waterford Twp Trustee

May 31st 2020

In the Democratic Primary the candidates are:  Matthew McClure, Jason Herr, Mary Craite, and Cynthia Atiemo.

Man’s Thoughts of Black Stepson Prompted George Floyd Demonstration in Madison Heights

May 30th 2020

Kevin is the one who started the idea of a demonstration, posting on Facebook that he’d be standing there with a sign saying “George Floyd did not deserve to die,” and anyone was welcome to join in.