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New Calendar Items

Delilah in Concert

Date: Saturday, November 01, 2014
Tickets are now on-sale to the general public for the 2014 Clarkston A Cappella Festival concert featuring

delilah in Concert

Date: Saturday, November 01, 2014
Tickets are now on-sale to the general public for the 2014 Clarkston A Cappella Festival concert featuring

North Oakland Concert Band Presents "Into a Strange Land"

Date: Sunday, October 26, 2014
The North Oakland Concert Band will present "Into a Strange Land" at 4 p.m. on Sunday, October 26, 2014,

Oral History Workshop

Date: Monday, October 20, 2014
Learn how to collect and record stories about people and events through interview techniques in this

Lourdes Senior Community Series on Memory Care

Date: Thursday, November 20, 2014
Lourdes is hosting a support group on what is termed the "language" of memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s

Recent Letters

Dear Editor: I am supporting Kim Shumaker in her candidacy for the Oxford School Board. I have been ...more»
Jessica Newby | Oct 03
I am writing this letter to give my support to Kim Shumaker and endorse her for re-election to the Oxford ...more»
Gerylann McBride | Sep 28
When is enough enough? The hundreds and hundreds of Pulte homes being constructed over the last year ...more»
Andy Bolin | Sep 19

Recent Deaths

Ryan Joseph Kinkle

2014-10-29
Ryan Joseph Kinkle; of Orion; passed away suddenly on September 29, 2014, at the age of 34. Ryan is survived by his beautiful ...more»

Eugene Gordon Andrews

2014-10-02
Andrews, Eugene Gordon Andrews; of Lake Orion;passed away at the age of 78. He was born March 15, 1936, and passed on October ...more»

Clinton W. NORMAN

2014-10-06
NORMAN, Clinton W.; of Waterford; October 6, 2014; age 82; husband of Eleanor for 60 years; father of Donna (Robert) Richmond, ...more»

District to hold public forums on Weiming dorm

Oxford Schools is holding two public forums to discuss and get input from residents on the dormitory for international students that could potentially be built and paid for by the Weiming Education Group ...more»

Six village candidates vie for council, five will win

By Meg Peters Review Staff Writer Six village residents are contending for five open positions this General Election, November 4, for four full term positions and one partial term opening....more»

Tattoo tales

Brandon Twp.- R.J. Munger got his first tattoo 20 years ago, when he was 16-years-old. The 1997 Brandon High School graduate talked his mom into giving him consent for the court jester that was inked ...more»

King and queen

Jenny Lussenhop and Isaac Mansour are this year’s Clarkston High School Homecoming queen and king. Please see Page 17 for more pictures from their crowning and the entire Homecoming Court....more»
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Born October 20th
1901: Adelaide Hall, cabaret singer.
1925: Art Buchwald, humorist.
1931: Mickey Mantel, baseball great who played for the New York Yankees
1932: Michael McClure, beat poet.
1940: Robert Pinsky, former U.S. Poet Laureate.
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1818: The United States and Britain establish the 49th Parallel as the boundary between Canada and the United States. Invasion of the Fourteenth Colony.
1870: The Summer Palace in Beijing, China, is burnt to the ground by a Franco-British expeditionary force.
1903: The Joint Commission, set up on January 24 by Great Britain and the United States to arbitrate the disputed Alaskan boundary, rules in favor of the United States. The deciding vote is Britain's, which embitters Canada. The United States gains ports on the panhandle coast of Alaska.
1904: Bolivia and Chile sign a treaty ending the War of the Pacific. The treaty recognizes Chile's possession of the coast, but provides for construction of a railway to link La Paz, Bolivia, to Arica, on the coast.
1924: Baseball's first 'colored World Series' is held in Kansas City, Mo. The talented athletes of the negro leagues.

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