Royal Oak

New Comerica Bank in Royal Oak Donates $5,000 to Local Food Pantry

Excerpt: Comerica Bank marked the opening of its first branch in Royal Oak this month with a donation to a nonprofit volunteer group in the city that supplies Oakland...

Royal Oak’s Library of Things Helps Users with More Than Books and Media

Excerpt: While most people know of libraries as a place where patrons can borrow books, movies, and music, they may be surprised at what other items can be found...

Royal Oak Launches Civic Foundation to Address Hunger and Other Needs

Excerpt: The Royal Oak Civic Foundation (ROCF) officially kicks-off this week as a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit aimed at addressing broad needs in the community. The organization also announces...

Oakland County Executive, Mayors and Supervisors Video Encourages Residents to Continue COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

A host of government leaders from Oakland County are featured in a new video urging residents to continue practicing COVID-19 safety protocols as the best way to beat the...

Kristen Bell Supports Oakland County’s Education Campaign to Help Control COVID-19 Spread

Award-winning Hollywood actress and Oakland County native Kristen Bell has a new starring role in a production she hopes will help save lives in her former hometown and in...

Holiday Light Shows Make Season Bright Amid COVID-19

Excerpt: Families across the country are being asked to stay home to help curb COVID-19. But as we’ve all experienced by now, too much together time can easily dampen...

PIXO in Royal Oak to Accelerate Extended Reality Adoption in Saudi Arabia

Royal Oak-based PIXO is partnering with Al-Habib Trading and Contracting Co. in Saudi Arabia to help accelerate adoption of extended reality technologies in the Kingdom.  Image courtesy of PIXO Royal...

The Profit Brand Brings a New Streetwear Flair to Royal Oak

Excerpt: For Trevor “Fresh” Coates, the dream of designing outerwear came to him… in a dream. “One day while I was in college,” Coates recounts, “I fell asleep and had...

Arts, Beats & Eats Raises $431,000 for Metro Detroit Musicians in Alternative Fest

Excerpt: The alternative festival staged this year by Arts, Beats & Eats generated some much-needed income for metro Detroit musicians struggling amid the pandemic shutdown. AB&E announced Thursday that more...

More Than $2 Million In Oakland Together Cultural Institution COVID-19 Support Grants Split Among 78 Non-Profits

Seventy-eight Oakland County arts, cultural and environmental stewardship organizations were awarded grants of up to $50,000 from the $2.06 million Oakland Together Cultural Institution COVID-19 Support Grant pool.The grants,...