SPI
image
Palace Chrysler-Jeep
Announcements
/datedimages/2009/12/16/930D57vLNT177621.sm.jpg
shadow
(click for larger version)

'Bicentennial Quilt' winner announced

Every year, the Bicentennial Quilters work together at the Orion Township Public Library to create a special and unique quilt by hand. Raffle tickets are sold by the Friends of the Orion Township Library for $1 each throughout the year, and the money is used to provide funding for programs, events, and equipment for community use at the library....more >>
/datedimages/2009/12/16/930E21ooJK17C57C.sm.jpg
shadow
(click for larger version)

Shooting Stars

'Snow Angels at Grandma's House'

Susanne Corker of Orion Township won first place at the Edsel and Eleanor Ford House Gingerbread competition (adult category) in Grosse Pointe.   The house will be on display during Christmas Tours through December 20th....more >>
/datedimages/2009/12/16/933B05kTxs2331DF.sm.jpg
shadow
(click for larger version)

Milestones

Congratulations!

Benjamin J. Longuski

Ben graduated from Grand Valley State University with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Professions and a Minor in Business. Ben plans to pursue a career as a Physicians Assistant (PA)....more >>
/datedimages/2009/12/16/930F45whIy1835C5.sm.jpg
shadow
(click for larger version)

Milestones

Engaged!

Schmitz-Sauro

Mr. and Mrs. Tyler Schmitz of Lake Orion are proud to announce the engagement of their daughter, Abigail Schmitz, to Erik Sauro, son of Mr. and Mrs. David Sauro, of Lake Orion.  The bride-to-be is a graduate of Western Michigan University with a Bachelor of Business Administration degree in Marketing....more >>
/datedimages/2009/12/16/931035Nkku189D86.sm.jpg
shadow
(click for larger version)

Business

Holiday decoration winner announced

Elements, a downtown Lake Orion boutique featuring home furnishings, clothing, jewelery and other items, took home this year's "Best Overall Decoration," honors, bestowed by the Lake Orion Downtown Development Authority....more >>
Clarkston Cleaning
The Oxford Leader
SPI Subscriptions
Wednesday
07 - 01 - 15
01:06
July
arrow
S M T W T F S
1234
567891011
12131415161718
19202122232425
262728293031
Site Search


Born July 1st
1915: Willie Dixon, blues musician.
1915: Sydney Pollack, film director (Tootsie, Out of Africa).
1915: Jean Stafford, American writer (The Mountain Lion).
1916: Roland Robert Tuck, British fighter ace during World War II.
1961: Diana Frances Spencer, princess of Wales.
July 1st
in history
1777: British troops depart from their base at the Bouquet river to head toward Ticonderoga, New York.
1798: Napoleon Bonaparte takes Alexandria, Egypt.
1838: Charles Darwin presents a paper on his theory of evolution to the Linnean Society in London.
1862: Union artillery stops a Confederate attack at Malvern Hill, Virginia.
1863: In the first day's fighting at Gettysburg, Federal forces retreat through the town and dig in at Cemetery Ridge and Cemetery Hill.