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  1. Judge Accused of Affair Says He'll Resign if Re-ElectedRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2014 | Patch.com

    A longtime Royal Oak judge accused of having an affair a staffer is expected to step down if he's re-elected Tuesday to head off a disciplinary action on allegations he gave the woman special treatment. The Daily Tribune reports that 44th District Judge Terrence Brennan, who has been on personal leave since Oct. 8, faces a write-in challenge from Royal Oak City Commissioner David Poulton.

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  2. Royal Oak Police Take Reports on Slashed Tires: BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    Two residents told police someone slashed all or some of their tires on their vehicles slashed in separate incidents during the past week, according to Royal Oak police reports. Between 8 p.m. Oct. 16 and 8:30 a.m. the next day, someone slashed all four tires on a vehicle parked in the complainant's driveway in the 3100 block of Elmhurst.

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  3. Spooktacular, Smashing Pumpkins, More Halloween Fun this Weekend in Royal OakRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    More than 50 downtown Royal Oak businesses will offer candy, treats, games and other specials to Halloween trick-or-treaters as Spooktacular returns for the 31st year from 2-4 p.m. Sunday. From 6-8 p.m. tonight , enjoy Halloween at the Y at the South Oakland Y , 1016 W. Mile Road.

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  4. Versagi's Beloved Voice SilencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Patch.com

    Frank Versagi, known among generations of Royal Oak residents for his civil discourse and institutional knowledge of all things Royal Oak, died Friday of a massive heart attack. Versagi, a World War II veteran and Bronze Star recipient, settled in Royal Oak in 1975 with his wife of nearly 45 years, Muriel, the Observer & Eccentric reports.

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  5. Royal Oak Voters Will Consider Two Ballot Measures Nov. 4Read the original story

    Oct 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    Charter Proposal A , if adopted, would authorize up to 2.5 mills for 10 years to maintain, repair and reconstruct Royal Oak streets, roadways and right-of-ways.

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  6. Royal Oak Police Nab Tire Theft Suspects in the Act: Police BlotterRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Patch.com

    About 2 a.m. on Oct. 13, Royal Oak police officer was checking parking lots in the vicinity of Crooks and 14 Mile, where thieves have previously been arrested for stealing tires and wheels from cars, and saw similar acts taking place, according to reports. The officer observed two suspicious subjects exit a vehicle and open the trunk.

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  7. Two Royal Oak Dads Team Up to Design OfrendaRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | Patch.com

    Royal Oak residents, Alex Goecke and Steve Miller, teamed up to create an ofrenda for the Detroit Institute of Arts Mexican Day of the Dead exhibition. Their work, along with 28 others, will be on display from Friday, October 24 - Sunday November 2nd.

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  8. Murals of Royal Oak Celebration Planned at SchoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Patch.com

    Royal Oak Schools will host a Community Murals Celebration at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 5, to commemorate the 80th year of the initiation of the historic Depression-era murals. The event will be held at Royal Oak Middle School and will feature a showing of the award-winning PBS documentary " The Murals of Royal Oak ."

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  9. Royal Oak's Citizen of the Year Has Familiar FaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    "There is no doubt that Judy loves her city and is an outstanding example of a citizen who truly cares about the people, businesses and quality of life in Royal Oak," Dawne Ripinski, a chamber member, said in a statement nominating Davids for the award. "Judy Davids lives and breathes Royal Oak," he said.

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  10. How to Spot, Confront and Prevent Bullying: Local Expert Offers TipsRead the original story

    Oct 10, 2014 | Patch.com

    Instructors at PRO Martial Arts demonstrate a technique kids who are bullied can use to free themselves from physical confrontations without violating their schools' zero-tolerance policies for fighting. October is National Bullying Prevention Month .

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  11. Royal Oak 'Dog Shooting Lawyer': 15-Year-Old Dog Shot in Police Raid Gone WrongRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Patch.com

    Dog shootings by police are a national epidemic, according to a national group, Dogs Shot by Police, which strives to eliminate unjustified shootings of dogs by police & other law enforcement officers and animal control officers. When she was shot in the face by police, a 15-year-old dog named Chloe had the misfortune of being in the right place at the wrong time.

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  12. Royal Oak Police Stop Off-Duty Police Officer Who Allegedly Showed Gun in Road RageRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 6, 2014 | Patch.com

    An off-duty Detroit police officer was arrested in an incident of road rage after he allegedly displayed a handgun at another motorist about 7 p.m. Friday in Birmingham, police said in a statement Monday. The vehicles were southbound on Woodward in the area of Maple when the incident occurred.

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  13. FEMA Sets Up Shop in Royal Oak to Take Flood Aid ApplicatonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 1, 2014 | Patch.com

    FEMA representatives will take flood aid applications in person, or residents may apply online. As of Oct. 1, 2014, residents can talk to Federal Emergency Management Agency representatives face-to-face in Royal Oak to get an understanding of the various programs FEMA has to offer and get help registering for assistance.

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  14. FEMA Disaster Declaration a Hook for Some Crooks: Royal Oak Scam AlertRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Patch.com

    In the aftermath of the Aug. 11 severe storm and flooding event, President Barack Obama has declared a major disaster exists in the State of Michigan thus enabling the process for federal funding to be made available to affected Royal Oak residents. The city knows its citizens want to get back on their feet quickly; however, the Royal Oak Police warn a disaster also lures crooked individuals who will exploit confusion and emergency conditions in an attempt to swindle the public.

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  15. Wednesday is Official Count Day in Royal Oak SchoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Patch.com

    Official Count Day! This Wednesday, October 1, 2014, is our official fall student count day. This is an important day for our schools, as our state revenue is based on our Wednesday, October 1, 2014, enrollment number.

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  16. Celebrity for a Day, Royal Oak Girl's Star Shines BrightlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Patch.com

    The paparazzi caught 10-year-old Emily Sobeck's good side Friday. She rode in a stretch white limousine and signed autographs, a bodyguard at her side.

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  17. Royal Oak Partners with National Retail RecruiterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Patch.com

    To confirm its position as a retail and entertainment destination, the city of Royal Oak is partnering with The Retail Coach , a national retail recruitment and development consulting firm. "Royal Oak has always enjoyed a reputation as one of Michigan's most exciting cities, with several award winning boutiques and galleries, and a bustling nightlife," Royal Oak Economic Development Manager Todd E. Fenton said in a news release.

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  18. Royal Oak Police Cuff Special Needs Student Who Assaulted School OfficialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 22, 2014 | Patch.com

    A special needs student was handcuffed and restrained on a gurney by Royal Oak police after the boy assaulted officers, firefighters and officials at Royal Oak Middle School, the Daily Tribune reports . Police responded to a call from school officials at around 9:45 am.

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  19. Police ID Royal Oak Man Killed by TrainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    Royal Oak police released the identity of the man who was hit by a train in an apparent suicide, the Daily Tribune reports . Joseph Labella, 25, walked in front of an oncoming Amtrak train at about 2:20 p.m. Monday, Sept.

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  20. How 2 Kids' Deaths Enriched Other Kids' LivesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | Patch.com

    The Jody Raffoul Band performed at the recent Autumn Harvest fundraiser Christie Siegel, pictured, organized to benefit the Jordan and Ashley Siegel Scholarship Fund, which helps children in poverty experience some of the same skill-building activities as their peers. The fundraiser, which brought in $15,000 this year, has helped dozens of Royal Oak youth experience activities that would be financial beyond their grasp if - and this is the devil of it - two kids hadn't died.

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