Michigan Winter – Donuts & Divets

Navigating Michigan roads this winter is tantamount to walking through a mine field. It’s been said that our roads are the worst in the nation. That was stated long before the current experience of potholes surfaced, which have, in some cases, become so large and dangerous that highways have been closed for emergency repairs. Traffic […]

Thank you for the holy donation

The members of King of Kings Lutheran Church would like to thank Great Harvest Bread, on Baldwin Road at Clarkston Road, for their generosity! Once again, Jim and Louise Wescott have shown their commitment and support to our community. Their weekly donation of bread, to be used for our Holy Communion Service, is greatly appreciated. […]

Snow storms bring out the best and worst in people

The most recent snow storm brought out the best and worst of people. Police and tow truck drivers assisted stranded drivers on the highways and byways. Snow plow drivers cleared the roads and parking lots and subdivisions. But drivers, some with four wheel drive vehicles, abandoned all sense of responsibility and drove recklessly, thereby endangering […]

Good Samaritans help after Lake Orion woman’s fall

When coming out of my doctor’s office on Feb. 2., out of the CAVA building on Woodward, I had to use the curb on the median in the parking lot to reach my car because there was a car parked in the crosswalk. In the process, I had to cross over a small hill, which […]

Please Don’t Shake My Hand for the Next Month

I’m sick of sick people. Have you noticed the number of people with the flu, or flu symptoms, or an upper-respiratory infection? Unfortunately it is the time of year when America succumbs to the current illness bug, and millions of people will be coughing and sputtering and sneezing. The people who get flu shots may […]

Reader questions Hollywood Market closing

Dear Orion Review, After reading the article in the Jan. 10 edition of the Orion Review entitled “Plaza owner says Hollywood Market wasn’t forced out,” I have a few questions. Hollywood Market had previously had a 10-year lease on this property. It was mentioned that several options had been discussed, including month-to-month and multi-year lease […]