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Thank you to everyone who was a part of Oakland County Times in October! From those that supported the site financially, to those who shared ideas, pictures, press releases, events, and tips – this site is the result of the community working together. Here are some of the good things you may have missed…
Each year Oakland County Times gives candidates for any office voted on in Oakland County the opportunity to do a video interview.
We do not endorse any candidates, and we are proud to be a nonpartisan publication. Our goal is to give every candidate a chance to share what is important to them, and for voters to be introduced to the people asking to represent them.
Remember that your pumpkins, hay bales, cornstalks, gourds, mums, potting soil, and other vegetation can be put in paper yard waste bags or cans with Yard Waste stickers and placed at the curb.
In the race for Oakland County Executive there are three candidates.
In the race for Oakland County Clerk and Register of Deeds, incumbent Lisa Brown, a Democrat, is running for re-election.
In the race for Oakland County Sheriff, incumbent Michael Bouchard, a Republican, is running for re-election. Democrat Vincent Gregory is also on the ballot.
In the Nov. 3 election, voters in Oakland County will chose between Democrat Karen McDonald and Republican Lin Goetz for Prosecutor.
The candidates for Oakland County Treasurer are Democrat Robert Wittenberg and Republican Joe Kent.
On Saturday evening, our clocks need to “fall back” one hour. It’s also a good time to check the batteries in your smoke detectors!
The test results mean that the City must do additional testing and implement a program to replace known lead lines.
Part of the trail is in a forested area so there is a great opportunity for families to enjoy nature during their visit.
Artists are not present at the display, but patrons can make a purchase using their cell phone and scanning the items’ QR (Quick Response) codes.
Key focus areas are educational attainment, mobility, digitizing manufacturing and supporting small businesses.
At first the birds were quiet, but after about 30 seconds of filming the biggest of the cranes began to call out in a voice that echoed across the waterways, and the two littler birds made quieter songs in reply
A male subject accidentally discharged his weapon when he was drawing it from the holster. He shot himself in the right leg.
She did not realize the safety was off and pulled the trigger.
The time is upon us to make our Halloween and “Trick or Treat” plans and everything is different this year.
The trails are well labeled and frequently intersecting, so it’s easy to hike from marker to marker in any direction.
In the race for County Commissioner of the 19th District, incumbent David Woodward, a Democrat, is running for re-election. Republican Pam Lindell is also on the ballot.