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Mike McConnell

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Royal Oak, MI, United States

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Recent:
  • Daily Tribune
  • The Oakland Press
Past:
  • The Macomb Daily
  • Press & Guide

Recent articles by Mike:

Royal Oak Pride Festival returns to downtown after more than 20 years

A new Royal Oak PRIDE Festival is set for this weekend in the downtown, decades after the last such festival took place in the city. → Read More

New principal at St. Paul Lutheran School in Royal Oak

St. Paul Lutheran School in Royal Oak has a new principal on the job. → Read More

Five charged in unarmed robbery at Royal Oak pharmacy

Five suspects were charged Monday in an unarmed robbery where an undisclosed amount of controlled substance pills were stolen from a Royal Oak pharmacy. → Read More

Five charged in unarmed robbery at Royal Oak pharmacy

Five suspects were charged Monday in an unarmed robbery where an undisclosed amount of controlled substance pills were stolen from a Royal Oak pharmacy. → Read More

Royal Oak finally has new animal ordinance in wake of African cat escapes

Royal Oak staff and officials have padded down a 10-month-long trail to get a new animal ordinance in place. → Read More

Royal Oak OKs new downtown restaurant plan

Royal Oak city commissioners unanimously approved a plan of operations for a new restaurant and bar on Main Street called Miami. → Read More

Hazel Park readies for its 2nd annual Pride Festival

Thousands of people turned out for the first Pride Festival in Hazel Park last year and organizers expect similar crowds when the event returns Sunday. → Read More

New restaurant planned to open in vacant space in downtown Royal Oak

A woman who co-owns a hookah bar in Detroit wants to open a new restaurant with a bar on Main Street in Royal Oak. → Read More

Roseville man charged with harassing Hazel Park police with over 150 calls

A Roseville man is charged with making multiple harassing phone calls to the Hazel Park police dispatch after police say they made a traffic stop on him. → Read More

Ferndale closes in on having new citizen police review board

It’s taken some time, but Ferndale officials are seeking residents’ comments as they move to create a new citizens police review and advisory board. → Read More

Voters OK Royal Oak Library millage renewal

Royal Oak voters overwhelmingly renewed a 1-mill tax to support the Royal Oak Public Library. → Read More

Mallory McMorrow of Royal Oak wins primary race

State Sen. Mallory McMorrow, D-Royal Oak, picked up 68.4 percent of the vote in the newly drawn 8th state senate district in Tuesday’s primary vote, beating out incumbent and fellow State Sen. Mars… → Read More

Wheel your way around for Detroit Zoo’s Bike Safari

Bicyclists can visit exhibits and ride around Detroit Zoo on Friday with the return of Bike Safari. → Read More

Wheel your way around for Detroit Zoo’s Bike Safari

Bicyclists can visit exhibits and ride around Detroit Zoo on Friday with the return of Bike Safari. → Read More

Berkley schools seek employees with job fair

The Berkley School District is hosting a job fair open to the public on Thursday to fill support-level jobs at its schools. → Read More

Berkley to spend nearly $500K to upgrade Jaycee Park

Berkley officials are set to award a bid contract for significant improvements at Jaycee Park worth nearly a half-million dollars. → Read More

New principal named for Royal Oak High School

The Royal Oak school board this week approved a new principal for the high school. → Read More

Shakespeare Royal Oak returns with ‘Romeo and Juliet’ at Starr Jaycee Park

The outdoor theater is built, the actors have rehearsed their lines and the nonprofit Shakespeare Royal Oak is set to present eight live performances of “Romeo and Juliet.” → Read More

New bakery rises in historic Royal Oak bakery building

The new Give Thanks Bakery in downtown Royal Oak follows more than a century of tradition at the site of what used to be Hermann’s Bakery at 317 S. Main Street. → Read More

Royal Oak moves to have ice rink in downtown park this year

There are a couple of hurdles left, but a majority of Royal Oak city commissioners support having an ice rink this year in the Centennial Commons park. → Read More