Farmington/Farmington Hills

Fireworks Allowed Certain Days Due to Statewide Law

May 31st 2019

Fireworks Allowed Certain Days Due to Statewide Law (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 31, 2019) Lansing, MI – The number of days one can set off fireworks in Michigan has been reduced from 30 to about a dozen since Public Acts 633, 634, and 635 were signed into law at the end of 2018. This law […]

Man Robbed of Yorkie While On Walk in Farmington Hills

May 29th 2019

Man Robbed of Yorkie While On Walk in Farmington Hills (Farmington Hills Police Department, May 29, 2019) Farmington Hills, MI – The Farmington Hills Police Department is investigating a report of a larceny of a dog and assault on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at approximately 6:45 PM, in the area of Lochmoor and Queensboro Street, […]

Besides John R, Most County Road Construction to Pause for Memorial Day Weekend

May 20th 2019

Besides John R, Most County Road Construction to Pause for Memorial Day Weekend (Road Commission for Oakland County, May 20, 2019) Beverly Hills, Mich. — Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Managing Director Dennis Kolar has announced that most RCOC road construction projects will be suspended at 3 p.m. Friday, May 24, for the Memorial […]

Upcoming Events in Oakland County

May 17th 2019

Events in Oakland County (May 17, 2019) To submit an event, email info to editor@oc115.com. May 17 – Birmingham Police hosting Self Defense Class, Birmingham May 18 – Hazel Park Animal Control Pet Vaccination Clinic, Warren May 18 – Perennial Exchange, Ferndale May 18 – Bike Repair Basics, Ferndale May 18 – Hot Daddies Contest […]

Ten Communities Win Main Street Oakland County Awards

May 13th 2019

Ten Communities Win Main Street Oakland County Awards (Main Street Oakland County, May 13, 2019) ​Pontiac, Michigan – Lake Orion’s Downtown Development Authority captured the Spirit of Main Street award for the second time as 10 downtowns were honored Thursday during the gala celebration at the Flagstar Strand Theatre for the Performing Arts in Pontiac. […]

Capoeira: A Monthly Ritual of African-Brazilian Music and Martial Arts

May 12th 2019

Capoeira: A Monthly Ritual of African-Brazilian Music and Martial Arts (Holly Fishman-Matthews, May 12, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. Farmington Hills, […]

Ballot Selfie… Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day

May 8th 2019

Michigan “Ballot Selfie” Case Settled, Here’s What Voters Can and Can’t Do on Election Day (Secretary of State, May 8, 2019) Lansing, MI- Subject to court approval, the Secretary of State today settled a federal lawsuit challenging Michigan’s restrictions on ballot photography, sometimes known as “ballot selfies.” Under the settlement, in which both parties to […]

Nominating Petitions Pulled in Farmington, Still Time to Run for City Council

May 6th 2019

Nominating Petitions Pulled in Farmington, Still Time to Run for City Council (Crystal A. Proxmire, May 6, 2019) Farmington, MI- There are three City Council seats open in the Nov. 5, 2019 election and as of May 1 three have pulled nominating petitions – Incumbents Joe LaRussa and Sara Bowman, as well as Sarah Davies. […]

May 27 – Farmington Memorial Day Parade

May 2nd 2019

May 27 – Farmington Memorial Day Parade Farmington, MI- The Farmington Memorial Day Parade has been a Farmington Area tradition since 1970, and continues to celebrate and honor our heroes almost a half-century later. The parade begins at 10:00 am on Memorial Day, near the intersection of Grand River Avenue and Orchard Lake Road. Parade […]

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities

April 26th 2019

Summer Spark Website Helps Families Find Educational Events and Opportunities (United Way for Southeastern Michigan, April 24, 2019) Summer Spark, a free online tool designed to help busy parents and caregivers find quality summer programs all in one place, has made it easier than ever to search for fun, engaging and educational activities and programs […]