Royal Oak

Very first residents move into Royal Oak’s Urbane on Farnum

The first residents moved into the latest offering from Urbane Apartments — Urbane on Farnum.Construction recently finished on the 16-unit building in Royal Oak. The 1960s-era apartment building is located on...

Take a ride on the southern Oakland County trolley

It's not exactly mass transit but it's a start. On Saturday night southern Oakland County will be providing 40-seat trolley cars for people lookin' to hit the town -...

Have breakfast with Santa at the Zoo

Santa Claus is coming to town... and making a stop at the Detroit Zoo. Excpert: The Detroit Zoo's annual Breakfast with Santa will be held in the Zoo's Wildlife Interpretive Gallery 8:30...

Historic Loft Building ready to open in downtown Royal Oak

Work on the Historic Loft Building in downtown Royal Oak is in its "final stages," according to Mason Capitani, leasing agent for the building.That means get ready for another...

Browsing By Design

Jason Schultz, 30, is the co-owner and co-founder of Ohm Creative Group, a two-year-old Royal Oak-based creative marketing agency specializing in Internet marketing campaigns and documentary-style video production, among other...

Oakland County using $26 million grant to rehab, preserve foreclosed homes

Details are starting to trickle in about how Oakland County plans to put its $26 million in foreclosure funds to work.The County recently received that money from the U.S. Department of...

Oakland renovates technical schools and curriculum

Sunday, Sunday, Sunday. That’s when the doors open on the newly renovated Oakland Schools Technical Campuses in Royal Oak, Pontiac, Wixom and Clarkston.The new state-of-the-art facilities and an updated...

Bastone Brewery awarded Silver at the 2008 Great American Beer Festival

OCTOBER 14, 2008, ROYAL OAK, MICHIGAN — On Saturday, October 11, 2008, Bastone was awarded Silver for their seasonal brew, the Bastone Münchner Dunkel at the 2008 Great American...

DDA for a Stronger Downtown: Royal Oak

It's the ultimate paradox of urban planning that "downtown" belongs to everyone and no one. Almost every city has a commercial district that is considered the heart of social...

The Fifth Luxury Condos

Royal Oak is redefining the notion of Detroit's 'burbs, fashioning a downtown that appeals to urban dwellers and cultural creatives. It's latest addition --and the community's tallest building-- brings...