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Scholarships Above from left, McKenzie Frantz, Brooke Buchanan, Tyler May and Andrew Grix received $500 scholarships on June 24 from the Ortonville Women's Club. Right, Joyce Atkin, Ortonville Women's Club president and Christopher Wilson, who received an $800 scholarship....more >>

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Christmas in July

From 1 -3:30 p.m., July 25 the Community Christmas Toy Store will host a charity picnic at the Brandon Township Park, 1414 Hadley Road. The picnic, which will include a barbecue, hotdogs, soda and snacks, will be held to recognize past supporters and to collect toys for Christmas distribution....more >>

Groveland Township

At a regular meeting of the Groveland Township Board held on June 14, 2010, the following ordinance was approved by a vote of 5 to 0. ORDINANCE #175 (ADDITION TO ARTICLE XXII ORDINANCE #119)

LEGAL NOTICE At a regular meeting of the Groveland Township Board held on June 14, 2010, the following ordinance was approved by a vote of 5 to 0. ORDINANCE #175 (ADDITION TO ARTICLE XXII ORDINANCE #119) Amend Sec....more >>
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Born October 20th
1854: Arthur Rimbaud, poet.
1874: Charles Ives, composer.
1884: Bela Lugosi, Hungarian-born film actor famous for his portrayal of Count Dracula (1931).
1891: Sir James Chadwick, physicist who won the Nobel Prize for discovering the neutron.
1901: Adelaide Hall, cabaret singer.
October 20th
in history
1944: U.S. troops and on Leyte in the Philippines, keeping General MacArthur's pledge I shall return.General George C. Kenney pioneered aerial warfare strategy and tactics in the Pacific theater.
1945: Egypt, Syria, Iraq and Lebanon form the Arab League to present a unified front against the establishment of a Jewish state in Palestine.
1947: The House Un-American Activities Committee opens public hearings on alleged communist infiltration in Hollywood. Among those denounced as having un-American tendencies are: Katherine Hepburn, Charles Chaplin and Edward G. Robinson. Among those called to testify is Screen Actors Guild President Ronald Reagan, who denies that leftists ever controlled the Guild and refuses to label anyone a communist.
1968: Jacqueline Kennedy marries Aristotle Onassis.
1973: Arab oil-producing nations ban oil exports to the United States, following the outbreak of Arab-Israeli war.