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Oakland County Offering $50 Gift Card to Incentivize Vaccinations

June 23rd 2021

Oakland County Health Division is introducing a $50 gift card incentive* to any Oakland County resident receiving their first COVID-19 vaccine from June 24 until July 4.

Michigan Unemployment Insurance Agency Resuming In-Person Appointments

June 23rd 2021

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Neighbors Share Memories of the Main Art Theatre

June 20th 2021

With the closure of the Main Art Theatre in Downtown Royal Oak, these memories have come back for untold numbers of people who found joy, learning, and love inside this place of stories, sound effects, buttered popcorn and silver screen magic.

Oakland County Program Helps Expunge Certain Convictions

June 8th 2021

Statewide only 6.5 percent of eligible residents take advantage of the expungement process, according to a 2019 University of Michigan report

Happy Birthday Oakland County Times!

June 2nd 2021

We launched our first online issue on June 1, 2009 as The Ferndale 115.

Oakland County Raises Rainbow Flag for Pride Month

June 1st 2021

Demonstrations of pride, such as flying the rainbow flag, help celebrate LGBTQ+ equality and inclusiveness. 

Looking Back at Ten Years of Memorial Day Memories

May 26th 2021

Here are some of our favorite pictures from a decade of covering the Ferndale parade and a few years of covering beyond our original community. Thanks to everyone who has helped us cover these!

Short Term Rentals Under Debate in Lansing w/Local Control at Risk

May 24th 2021

Ferndale’s ordinance passed in March. But now state legislators are working on a bill that would remove local governments’ rights to regulate these businesses within their city using zoning…

Anthony Grupido, A Magician to Believe In

May 23rd 2021

That’s what magician and motivational speaker Anthony Grupido said about the profession that’s been his passion since he was a kid. The curiosity began at the age of five when he saw…

Birmingham Seeking Public Art Pieces, Offering Artist Stipend

May 23rd 2021

Through the Art in Public Spaces program, the Public Arts Board aims to identify, fund and secure artwork for display within the City.