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Lego Club

Date: Saturday, August 02, 2014
We will be working in teams to build awesome projects that will be displayed in the library. Come prepared

North Oakland Concert Band Presents "Summer Nights"

Date: Tuesday, August 05, 2014
The North Oakland Concert Band will present "Summer Nights" at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at

Mom2Mom Sale

Date: Saturday, September 20, 2014
Mom2Mom Sale of children's resale items; Regular sale hours 9 am-12:30 pm. Admission $1; $2 for early

Full Impact Theater Presents William Shakespeare's Love's Labour's Lost

Occurring Daily Through Sunday, August 03, 2014.
Full Impact Theater is pleased to announce its 3rd Annual Shakespeare in the Park. Directed by Mary

Psychic Fair 8/02/2014 with Rich Milostan

Date: Saturday, August 02, 2014
Astrology and Psychic Fair 8/02/2014 With Rich Milostan Saturday August 2, 2014 10am to 4pm Troy Masonic

Recent Letters

Letter to the Editor

On this one, Fetzer is right! My sign is my speech, if you don't like it, don't look. If you agree, ...more»
Rob Namowicz | Jul 30

Eight candidates vying for state representative seat

Dear Editor, Rarely do we have the opportunity to truly know the values, beliefs and character behind ...more»
Elizabeth Egan | Jul 27
The article on local regulations on political signs was interesting but, in my view, fell short to the ...more»
Mike Fetzer | Jul 18

Recent Deaths

Allen Charles Barnes

2014-07-18
Barnes, Allen Charles: age 83: of Lake Orion, Michigan lost his battle with cancer on Friday, July 18, 2014. Al was born in ...more»

William E. WARD

2014-07-20
WARD, William E. "Bill" of West Bloomfield; loving husband of Margaret "Bev" for 70 years; beloved father of Margaret (Jeff) ...more»

Ken Sinkler

2014-07-17
Sinkler, Ken; age 83; went home to be with his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ on July 17, 2014. Ken was a member of the First ...more»

Get ready for Lone Ranger Days

Grab your mask, Kemosabe, and head to downtown Oxford Saturday for the Second Annual Lone Ranger Day parade and festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. To learn about everything that’s going on, check out ...more»

Vacant buildings filling up, mixing up downtown

By Katie Winkler Review Staff Writer There are no shortages of new businesses looking to make downtown Lake Orion the go-to place in the area. After opening up a store in downtown Davison, ...more»

ET Rover protests heat up

Brandon Twp.- Jeff Axt believes ET Rover is looking for the path of least resistance with the natural gas pipeline project they have proposed and which would cut a swath through his property and that ...more»

I can invent

Addison Seldon and Julianna Fossi work on their pinball machine in I Can Invent during Camp Invention....more»
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Born August 1st
1779: Francis Scott Key, author of the Star Spangled Banner.
1818: Maria Mitchell, the first female astronomer in the U.S.
1819: Herman Melville, author of Moby Dick
1942: Jerry Garcia, lead singer of the Grateful Dead.
1951: Jim Carroll, musician and writer of The Basketball Diaries.
August 1st
in history
1834: Slavery is abolished throughout the British Empire.
1864: Union General Ulysses S. Grant gives general Philip H. Sheridan the mission of clearing the Shenandoah Valley of Confederate forces.After nearly 10 months of trench warfare, Confederate resistance at Petersburg, Virginia, suddenly collapsed.
1872: The first long-distance gas pipeline in the U.S. is completed. Designed for natural gas, the two-inch pipe ran five miles from Newton Wells to Titusville, Pennsylvania.
1873: San Francisco's first cable cars begin running, operated by Hallidie's Clay Street Hill Railroad Company.
1880: Sir Frederick Roberts frees the British Afghanistan garrison of Kandahar from Afghan rebels.

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