Pleasant Ridge

A Story of a City and Their Residential Salt Bucket Service

December 10th 2019

The program has been happening for at least decades, and is something that residents in the .56 square mile city have come to expect from their local government.

Guest View: My Day as State Rep. Robert Wittenberg’s Shadow

December 9th 2019

I had researched Wittenberg’s website and sites such as Ballotpedia.org. I was astounded that his committee assignments had fit his background very well from the first.

Dec. 2 – Pleasant Ridge Tree Lighting & Santa Visit

December 1st 2019

Gather as a community to light our Christmas Tree, share in songs & refreshments.

What are People in Oakland County Thankful For?

November 28th 2019

We asked people across Oakland County what they are grateful for this Thanksgiving. Here are some of the many great things people shared…

Police Body Cams in Oakland County…

November 25th 2019

Body cameras are one solution that’s gotten a lot of attention.  It’s also one that comes with both benefits and challenges. Roll out of the technology in Oakland County has been happening in patches.

Ferndale Upper Elementary Kids Get Mini Med School Experience

November 7th 2019

Students experienced 8 centers, including information about bones, teeth, internal organs, exercise, healthy eating, checkups and more.

After the Election, Let’s Uplift Local Journalism

November 6th 2019

I am now asking everyone who understands the value of local elections to consider sharing some of their time and efforts in helping make Oakland County Times an even better resource for the community. 

Donate Candy to Treats for Troops at Sheriff’s Dept. Locations Through Nov. 5

November 1st 2019

The Oakland County Sheriff’s Office is accepting individually wrapped, non-chocolate candy as part of its 10th annual “Treats for Troops” collection to send thanks, encouragement, and sweets to our troops overseas.

County Executive Dave Coulter Will Seek Seat in 2020

October 31st 2019

Coulter talked about his plans for improving access to healthcare services, uplifting the diversity of Oakland County, and focusing on the County’s reputation for being on the cutting-edge of technology and services while making sure all parts of the county have opportunities to prosper.

2019 Candidate Interview: Chris Budnik for Pleasant Ridge Commission

October 25th 2019

Chris (Christopher) Budnik is running for Pleasant Ridge City Commission in the Nov. 5, 2019 election.