SPI
image
Palace Chrysler-Jeep
News and advertising about Oxford, Michigan, Lake Orion, Michigan, Clarkston, Michigan, Ortonville/Brandon, Michigan, Goodrich, Michigan

New Calendar Items

The Quick Lane Bowl

Date: Friday, December 26, 2014
The 2014 Quick Lane Bowl is a postseason collegiate football bowl game sponsored by Ford Motor Company’s

Gluten-Free World Beyond Wheat

Date: Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Need to pursue a gluten-free lifestyle? Curious about exploring new grains to incorporate more flavor

melt Method

Date: Tuesday, January 06, 2015
Laura Payment, a Licensed Massage Therapist, MELT Instructor, and Occupational Therapist will present

Essential Oils 101

Date: Saturday, January 10, 2015
Come experience and learn about the therapeutic benefits of nature's medicine-100% pure essential oils.

Social Security and You

Date: Tuesday, January 13, 2015
Join us at the library where Kevin R. Cook from Merrill Lynch will discuss the following topics regarding

Recent Letters

Letter to the Editor

I just received notice from the city of the village of Clarkston. They've voted down taking care of ...more»
Ellyn Rogers | Dec 10
Corporate profits are at record highs and the income gap between America's middle class and the nation's ...more»
Mike Fetzer | Nov 05
Oxford voters, As we are all relieved we are seeing no more election ads, we need to realize how one ...more»
Susan Rizzo | Nov 05

Recent Deaths

Dean Snider

2014-12-21
Snider, Dean; age 59 of Orion. December 21, 2014. Loving Husband of Dawn; son of the late Gale Snider and the late Phyliss ...more»

Boice J. Ian

2014-12-17
Boice, Ian J.; of Lake Orion; age 43; December 17, 2014. Ian is the beloved husband of Holly; loving father of Tristan and the ...more»

Helen L. Smith

2014-12-16
Smith, Helen L. "Granny"; of the Orion & Oxford Area; passed away December 16, 2014 at the age of 90. Helen is survived by her ...more»

Holiday sugar buzz!

Kindergartners in Daniel Axford Elementary teacher Jennifer Kontry’s class celebrated the last day before Christmas vacation in a very sweet way. They worked together to make their very own little ...more»

Village requests assistance from county for sewers

Ortonville-Sanitary sewers or wastewater treatment system. A rose by any other name would smell as sweet. The village council took another step toward improvement to the village by passing a formal ...more»

Wienermobile makes a holiday pit-stop

Oscar Mayer's has a way to attract the crowds with a giant hot dog on wheels. Hot-dogger Mike Heng and his copilot took the big dog for a spin last week and ended up at the Hollywood Market in Lake Orion....more»
Local Columnists
Donald Turner
The Oxford Leader
Guido's Pizza
SPI Subscriptions
Friday
12 - 26 - 14
10:54
December
arrow
S M T W T F S

123456
78910111213
14151617181920
21222324252627
28293031
Site Search


Born December 26th
1792: Charles Babbage, English mathematician who perfected the calculating machine.
1891: Henry Miller, American writer.
1893: Mao Tse-tung, founding father of the People's Republic of China.
December 26th
in history
1806: Napoleon's army is checked by the Russians at the Battle of Pultusk.
1862: 38 Santee Sioux are hanged in Mankato, Minnesota for their part in the Sioux Uprising in Minnesota. Little Crow has fled the state.
1866: Brig. Gen. Philip St. George Cooke, head of the Department of the Platte, receives word of the Fetterman Fight in Powder River County in the Dakota territory.The Fetterman Fight.
1917: As a wartime measure, President Woodrow Wilson places railroads under government control, with Secretary of War William McAdoo as director general.
1925: Six U.S. destroyers are ordered from Manila to China to protect interests in the civil war that is being waged there.

Palace Chrysler-Jeep