Royal Oak Township

Here are Video Interviews with Candidates in Oakland County Races

October 13th 2021

Each year Oakland County Times gives candidates for any office an opportunity to do a video interview. Videos are added as we can up until Election Day, so please check back often for new interviews.

Several Communities Have Proposals on the Nov. 2, 2021 Ballot

October 5th 2021

Here are the communities that have proposals on the Nov. 2, 2021 ballot:

Oakland County Offering COVID Vaccines, Including Booster

October 3rd 2021

Nearly 293,000 of eligible Oakland County residents remain unvaccinated, at least 47,000 of whom are ages 12-19 years old. New cases of COVID-19 continue to grow, especially among unvaccinated residents.

Oct 4 -10 – Reduced Fees for Pet Adoptions Through Oakland County

September 30th 2021

Oakland County Animal Shelter and Pet Adoption Center is participating everyday 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Monday – Friday and 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday

King & Queen Replaced w/Gender Neutral “Royalty” at Ferndale Homecoming

September 23rd 2021

Although there will still be competition, and crowns for the winners, there will be no King or Queen for this year’s Ferndale High School Homecoming.  That’s because…

Jonathan Turner Appointed to Ferndale School Board 

September 15th 2021

Out of eleven applicants for the position, Ferndale School Board voted Monday to appoint former Ferndale High School student Jonathan Turner to fill the seat left vacant…

Too Young to Run: Candidate Age Requirements Vary by City

September 10th 2021

…it means depending on one’s zip code there it means a seven year gap in opportunity for younger citizens in some cities. 

Oakland County Switches to New System for Agendas

September 8th 2021

The software, called CivicClerk, automates several aspects of the meetings, such as voting, updates to the agenda, the compilation of meeting minutes and internal item review processes. Macomb County and Wayne County have similar systems in place.  

Fire Destroys Townhomes in Royal Oak Township

September 2nd 2021

A fire Wednesday on S. Hart Place destroyed townhomes in Royal Oak Township Wednesday, leaving a resident injured with burns.

Oakland County Hosting Low Cost Vaccination, Micro-chipping Event Oct. 2

September 1st 2021

Services will include $10 vaccinations for dogs and cats, $20 microchips, $20 heartworm tests and other preventative treatments including flea prevention and dewormer.