Royal Oak

For First Time Ever, Every Retailer Passed Tobacco Sales Tests

August 24th 2015

For First Time Ever, Every Retailer Passed Tobacco Sales Tests (Oakland County Health Division Press Release, Aug. 24, 2015) For the first time ever, Oakland County retailers did not sell any tobacco products to youth during recent undercover inspections, County Executive L. Brooks Patterson announced today. The Oakland County Health Division conducted the annual inspection […]

Royal Oak Having City-Wide Block Party Sept. 15

August 23rd 2015

Royal Oak Having City-Wide Block Party Sept. 15 (Event Listing, City of Royal Oak) Safe Neighborhoods City-Wide Block Party Event – Date & Time: Tuesday, September 15, 2015 – 6:00pm – 8:00pm Join the Royal Oak Police and Fire Departments, Royal Oak Community Coalition, Royal Oak Public Library and more at the city-wide block party […]

Food Truck Rally in Royal Oak Sept. 9

August 22nd 2015

Food Truck Rally in Royal Oak Sept. 9 (event listing, City of Royal Oak) Food Truck Rally Event – Date & Time: Wednesday, September 9, 2015 – 5:00pm – 9:00pm It’s another Food Truck Rally! On Wednesday, September 9th, from 5-9pm, a gathering of Metro Detroit’s finest food trucks will be setting up inside the Royal […]

Older Adults and Older Animals Have Special Zoo Day Sept. 9

August 21st 2015

Older Adults and Older Animals Have Special Zoo Day Sept. 9 (Detroit Zoo press release) Senior citizens living in Macomb, Oakland and Wayne counties are invited to enjoy a day at the Detroit Zoo on Senior Day, Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2015, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Seniors 62 and older and a caregiver will receive […]

20 Year Anniversary Celebration for Royal Oak Brewery Aug. 29

August 21st 2015

20 Year Anniversary Celebration for Royal Oak Brewery Aug. 29 (Event Listing, Royal Oak Brewery) To celebrate the 20 Years of Making Beer in Royal Oak, the RO Brewery is hosting a celebration on Saturday August 29. The event will include a beer tent adjacent to the building, outdoor beer service and food service, specials […]

Autism Safety Day for First Responders Aug. 31 and Sept 1

August 21st 2015

Autism Safety Day  for First Responders Aug. 31 and Sept 1 (event listing) Session 1: Monday, August 31, 2015 3:00 p.m.–5:00 p.m. Session 2: Tuesday, September 1, 2015 9:00 a.m.–11:00 a.m. Resource Crisis Center (Entrance at Lower Level) 1200 N. Telegraph Road Building 32 East Pontiac, MI 48341 Please use the parking lot on Hospital […]

Heritage Conference to Focus on Woodward’s Past and Future Sept. 18

August 19th 2015

Heritage Conference to Focus on Woodward’s Past and Future Sept. 18 (event listing) At Local Kitchen & Bar 344 W. Nine Mile Rd. Ferndale, MI 48220 Friday, September 18, 2015 from 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM Join us as the Heritage Conference hits the road this year and in 2016, following the route of the […]

Royal Oak Chamber Seeking Nominations for Awards…

August 16th 2015

Royal Oak Chamber Seeking Nominations for Community Awards, Due Sept. 1 (Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce Press Release, Aug. 16, 2015) TV Stations do it. Magazines do it. They seek the “Best Of” in an effort to honor the tremendous efforts made by businesses and people within a community. This noble tradition is honored by […]

Townhall Explores Possibility of Redistricting Reform

August 15th 2015

Townhall Explores Possibility of Redistricting Reform (Crystal A. Proxmire, Aug. 15, 2015) “When I was in junior high, there was this famous editorial cartoon in the textbook about Gerrymandering, and it had this oddly chopped up district that was shaped like a monster or a dragon. It was like this big joke that back in […]

Game Time: Dream Cruise BINGO from Go Comedy!

August 13th 2015

Game Time: Dream Cruise BINGO from Go Comedy! (C. Proxmire, Aug. 13, 2015) It’s Dream Cruise time again, and our friends at Go Comedy have revived a game that was started last year to make the event more interesting for spectators. Simply keep your eyes peeled for these common Dream Cruise sightings, and share the […]