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LO schools can save $3.5 million a year if health care legislation passes in state

Joe St. Henry Special Writer for The Review Pending state legislation may help our school district save, rather than bleed, a lot of money. Lake Orion Community Schools administrators project the district could save up to $3....more >>

Inman headed for OHS Hall of Fame

Caryn Inman-Herrick, a 2003 Oxford High School graduate and three sport standout in basketball, volleyball and track and field, went on to star in two sports during her collegiate career at Madonna University, thus earning her a spot in the 2011 Class of the OHS Athletic Hall of Fame....more >>
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Born August 22nd
1904: Deng Xiaoping, Chinese leader from 1977 to 1987, held nominal leadership position until his death in 1997.
1908: Henri Cartier-Bresson, photographer.
1917: John Lee Hooker, blues singer and guitarist.
1920: Ray Bradbury, science fiction writer whose works include Farenheit 451 and The Martian Chronicles.
1934: H. Norman Schwarzkopf, American general and commander of the coalition forces during the Persian Gulf War.
August 22nd
in history
1911: The Mona Lisa, the famous painting by Leonardo da Vinci, is stolen from the Louvre in Paris, where it had hung for more than 100 years. It is recovered in 1913.
1922: Michael Collins, Irish politician, is killed in an ambush.
1942: Brazil declares war on the Axis powers. She is the only South American country to send combat troops into Europe.
1945: Soviet troops land at Port Arthur and Dairen on the Kwantung Peninsula in China.
1945: Conflict in Vietnam begins when a group of Free French parachute into southern Indochina, in repsonse to a successful coup by communist guerilla Ho Chi Minh.