Royal Oak Resident Strives to Save Ancient Red Oak

Excerpt: Royal Oak resident Jackie Sheridan and her husband, Roger Baran, have spent money, time and energy over the past four years trying to save the giant red oak in their backyard, which is in decline.

The couple has lived in their current home, which was built in 1917, for 35 years, and Sheridan estimates that the tree is 365 to 400 years old, based on research she has done online.

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