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Culver's Classic Cars Night kicked off the 2010 Tuesday, May 4. With an average of more than 150 cars per night last year, Culver's owner Joe Zimmer said he's looking forward to building on the tradition....more >>
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Bundle of joy

Lane Cudnohufsky

Welcome, Lane Jeffrey Cudnohufsky. Born on April 19, he weighed nine pounds, six ounces, and was 22.5 inches long. Lane is the son of Joel and Katie Cudnohufsky. Proud grandparents are Leon and Terrie Cudnohufsky, and Harry and Carol Fischer, all of Oxford....more >>
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Golden anniversary

Jerry and Colette Dywasuk

Jerry and Colette Dywasuk celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary, Friday, May 7, 2010. The couple was married in 1960 at Holy Name of Jesus Church in Detroit, with Father Albert George officiating....more >>

Studying hard

Spencer Garrett Seibold, Lauren King, Ryan Dingman, Melissa Hamilton, Angela Bennett, Kathryn Rice

Spencer Garrett Seibold Spencer Garrett was among 200 Michigan State University College of Osteopathic Medicine, May 6. He will specialize in family medicine. The new physicians will be taking internships and residencies at community hospitals to complete their education....more >>

Looking Back

15 years ago May 10, 1995 - Two Lake Orion teenagers were connected to a spray-painting and tire-slashing spree on cars at Orion Cove Apartments. - A two-car accident at M-24 and Stadium involved two LOHS students and a 21-year-old woman heading to Oxford, tying up traffic....more >>

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Mom's Day Sale, Lake Orion Farmers' Market, Wednesday, May 5 at Children's Park in downtown Lake Orion, 2 p.m.-7 p.m. National Day of Prayer Ceremony at Orion Veterans Memorial, 7 p....more >>
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Born October 6th
1887: Le Corbusier, Swiss-born French architect and city planner.
1895: Caroline Gordon, writer (The Strange Children).
1906: Janet Gaynor, film actress.
1908: Carol Lombard, American comediennne and actress.
1908: Sammy Price, jazz pianist.
October 6th
in history
1941: German troops renew their offensive against Moscow. As their escorts turned away, the ships of the doomed Allied convoy PQ-17 followed orders and began to disperse in the Arctic waters.
1965: Patricia Harris takes post as U.S. Ambassador to Belgium, becoming the first African American U.S. ambassador.
1966: Hanoi insists the United States must end its bombings before peace talks can begin. Republic Aircraft's F-105 Thunderchief, better known as the 'Thud,' was the Air Force's warhorse in Vietnam.
1969: Special Forces Captain John McCarthy is released from Fort Leavenworth Penitentiary, pending consideration of his appeal to murder charges.
1973: Israel is taken by surprise when Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Jordan attack on the Jewish holy day of Yom Kippur, beginning the Yom Kippur War. Only selfless acts of bravery by the 188th Barak Brigade prevented the Syrians from capturing the heights and threatening the entire north of Israel.