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November 25, 2009

The little things mean a lot

Discover how small changes in landscaping and home practices can make a big difference in the health of local creeks, lakes, drains and rivers as the Clinton River Watershed Council (CRWC) presents “Little things you can do to protect water quality,” at the Orion Township Public Library, 825 Joslyn Road.

The free event takes place Dec. 8, from 7-8 p.m. Registration is required. Call 248-601-0606 or email Visit for more information.

Fundraiser for ‘Luby’s Boobies’

Team Luby will hold its second annual celebration, the “Repeat,” at JDs Key Club Friday, Nov. 27 in preparation for the 2010 Susan G Komen Breast Cancer 3-Day Walk.

Luby’s Boobies was founded after Kathy Luby of Lake Orion was diagnosed with breast cancer. In September 2007, in the midst of chemo treatments and surgery recovery efforts Kathy led Team Luby’s first 3-Day walk. Friends and family said “she walked every single mile—no complaints, no hesitations, no regrets. Her courage, strength and passion inspired all of us.”

Tickets for Friday’s event are $10 pre-purchase or $12 at the door. doors open at 7:30 p.m. For more information, visit, email or call Don Luby 248-693-5230; Kris Edwards 248-797-5921; Amy McCarty 248-421-7835

Coat collection

Kensington Church will hold a coat drive Sunday, Nov. 29. Coats, which will be distributed in Lake Orion, Oxford and New York City, can be dropped off from 9:15 a.m.-noon at the Lake Orion High School auditorium entrance.