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Psychic Fair 11/01/2104 with Rich Milostan

Date: Saturday, November 01, 2014
Astrology and Psychic Fair 11/01/2014 With Rich Milostan Saturday November 1, 2014 10am to 4pm Troy

Business Success Conference, 5 Communities Strong

Date: Thursday, October 30, 2014
Do you know your community demographics? Is your marketing targeting the "right" demographics? Do you

tti Wellness Fair

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Featuring free blood pressure, body mass index and mental health screenings, as well as information

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

Recent Letters

As a School Board trustee, Elizabeth Egan has proven herself to be strong and diligent in making the ...more»
Mickey Ginn | Oct 24
Oxford Schools and Weiming Deal — Is it Best for Students and Community? Here is what I believe ...more»
John VanLoon | Oct 21
Please note -- resubmitting this with correct spelling of supervisor's name. It has been said that ...more»
Lisa Taddiken | Oct 21

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»

Pumpkin Picasso

There was no shortage of fun activities Saturday as the Addison Township Fire Department hosted its annual open house as part of National Fire Prevention Week. Kids got to paint pumpkins, decorate cookies, ...more»

Pulte’s 360 home plan denied for Bald Mtn. Golf Course

By Meg Peters Review Staff Writer The Orion Township Planning Commission denied a conceptual plan last week of replacing the Bald Mountain Golf Course with a residential neighborhood, the home developer’s ...more»

New library director named

Brandon Twp.- After a turbulent year, the library will enter 2015 with a new leader. Rebecca Higgerson has been named the new library director. "I’m excited about Rebecca, she is coming from a bigger ...more»

Flying Zezula

Clarkston High School senior DJ Zezula leaps over Lake Orion players during the football game last Friday....more»
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Born October 24th
1788: Sarah Josepha Hale, magazine editor and poet whose book Poems for Our Children included Mary Had a Little Lamb (the first words to be recorded in sound)
1904: Moss Hart, American playwright who, with George S. Kaufman, wrote plays such as You Can't Take it with You and The Man who came to Dinner.
1911: Sonny Terry, blues performer.
1923: Denise Levertov, English poet.
1929: George Henry Crumb, American composer.
October 24th
in history
1938: The Fair Labor Standards Act becomes law, establishing the 40-hour work week.
1944: The aircraft carrier USS Princeton is sunk by a single Japanese plane during the Battle of Leyte Gulf.
1945: The United Nations comes into existence with the ratification of its charter by the first 29 nations.
1945: Vidkun Quisling, Norway's wartime minister president, is executed by firing squad for collaboration with the Nazis.
1952: Presidential candidate Dwight D. Eisenhower announces that if elected, he will go to Korea. In 1950, as U.S. Marines tried to fight their way out of a Chinese trap, Korea suffered its worst winter of the century. The men who struggled there suffered accordingly.

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