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February 10, 2010

Dems discuss the issues

North Oakland Democratic Club will host a discussion with guest speakers Alma Wheeler Smith, Mark Brewer and Casandra Ulbrich at the Orion Township Library, 7 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 17.

Candidate for Governor, Alma Wheeler Smith is currently a State Representative for District 54 in Washtenaw County. Smith will discuss her campaign for Governor.

Mark Brewer is Chair of the Michigan Democratic Party and will discuss redistricting following the 2010 Census and elections.

Casandra Ulbrich, a member of the State Board of Education, and will discuss financing education in Michigan.

The library is located at 825 Joslyn Road. Contact Phil Reid for additional details at

Scout Sunday

Boy Scout Troop 128 invites Lake Orion / Oxford / Clarkston area Scouts and their families to participate in the February 14th Scout Sunday Observance, 10:00 am at St. Mary's In-The-Hills Episcopal Church, 2512 Joslyn Ct. (next to Olde World Canterbury Village). Scouts should attend in complete uniform which will qualify them for the 2010 Scout Sunday Observance patch ($2 each, limited quantity available).

For more information, contact The Rev Christine Humphrey, 248-391-0663 or email

Public input on Orion Pointe

The village council set March 8 as the date for a public hearing on Orion Pointe. The project's developer asked to extend the completion deadline on four condominiums to June 1, 2012. Meetings are held at 37 E. Flint Street and begin at 7:30 p.m.