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Get dressed up, or not, and get 'ONTV'

ONTV has decked the halls, and now it's time to spread some holiday cheer to friends, family, neighbors and community. Orion Neighborhood Television will be hosting Holiday Greetings 2009, and has has set up a studio schedule for those who want to record an original, creative holiday message and encourage family and friends to tune in to ONTV public access channel 10 throughout December to see the greeting....more >>

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It's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas

The North Oakland Concert Band (NOCB) will hold its annual Christmas concert Sunday, Dec. 6, at 4 p.m. This year, the NOCB welcomes Big Chief Chorus to share a program of music, facilitators said, that's "bound to help your scrooge find some yuletide cheer....more >>
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The Buck Pole

Just shot the deer of your dreams and want to brag to all your friends? What better way to do it than gathering 'round the Buck Pole and swapping your stories here in the pages of The Review? All you have to do is send in who you are (full name, address, phone number) where you got your deer and how big it was....more >>
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Milestones

Engagement

Kandace Piche and Michael Chaffee

Joanne Freeman along with Thomas and Margaret Chaffee are happy to announce the engagement of their children, Kandace Piche and Michael Chaffee. Kandace is an Oakland University graduate with a Bachelor of Science degree in elementary education....more >>

Milestones

Studying hard

Elizabeth Gray Central Michigan University (CMU) junior Elizabeth Gray, of Lake Orion, competed in the NASCAR Kinetics: Marketing in Motion competition. Gray, a graduate of Lake Orion Community High School, is the daughter of Jon and Becky Gray....more >>
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Milestones

Wedding

Billy Piche and Nichole Stanbury

Joanne Freeman and Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Stanbury are proud to announce the wedding of their children, Billy Piche and Nichole Stanbury, earlier this year. Billy graduated from Columbia Collage in Chicago with a film major and is working for 1821 Pictures in Los Angelas, CA....more >>

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Around Town

A calendar of places to go, people to see and things to do

Holiday Market at the Orion Art Center. Friday, Nov. 27 through Tuesday, Dec. 22. Art, glass, pottery, jewelry, books, purses, scarves, woodwork, stained glass, photography, gift cards, ornaments and Pewabic Pottery from more than 30 artists....more >>

Peeking In The Past

Looking Back

15 years ago November 23, 1994 - Oakland County Sheriff Deputies sought warrants for two Orion teens after a fight with another juvenile escalated into gunfire at a baseball field on Waldon Road....more >>
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Puppy love at first sight?

New puppy on your Christmas wish list? The Lake Orion Lions Club can help. The Lions will auction two puppies, a Goldendoodle and a Cockapoo, during the upcoming 'A Christmas for Everyone Charity Auction....more >>
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Born October 25th
1889: Abel Gance, film director (Napoleon).
1902: Henry Steele Commager, American historian who wrote the fifty-five volume Rise of the American Nation.
1914: John Berryman, poet.
1941: Anne Tyler, novelist (The Accidental Tourist, Ladder of Years).
1971: Midori Goto, violinist.
October 25th
in history
1944: The Japanese are defeated in the Battle of Leyte Gulf, the world's largest sea engagement. From this point on, the depleted Japanese Navy increasingly resorts to the suicidal attacks of Kamikaze fighters. On patrol north of the Philippine island of Luzon, USS Batfish destroyed three Japanese submarines in four nights.
1950: Chinese Communist Forces launch their first-phase offensive across the Yalu River into North Korea. A year after leaving West Point, Lt. Joe Kingston was en route to Korea, where he, like a lot of others, found himself retreating and advancing in a single day.
1951: In a general election, England's Labour Party loses to Conservatives. Winston Churchill becomes prime minister, and Anthony Eden becomes foreign secretary.
1954: President Eisenhower conducts the first televised Cabinet meeting.
1958: The last U.S. troops leave Beirut.