Betty M. Irwin, 90

Irwin, Betty M. Irwin, age 90 of Lake Orion passed away May 5, 2016. Betty was the loving mother of Vicki Tallmadge and the late Delene Irwin; grandmother of Michele Caddick and Kyla Tallmadge; and great grandmother of Lauren Corbett. She was the sister of Vera Jean (Lloyd) Crutchfield, and the late Katherine Biskner, Henrietta […]

Precinct 2 to have an extra ballot question this November

By Meg Peters Review Co-Editor The Lake Orion Village Council unanimously approved a motion to grant the village attorney and administration the authority to compose ballot language for a village-wide police millage that would appear before village voters on the November 2016 general election ballot. The ballot question will only be available to the Village […]

Letter carriers Stamp Out Hunger on Saturday

By Meg Peters Review Co-Editor Last year the 37,000 lbs. of food Lake Orion and Oxford postal carriers swept up at the end of residents’ driveways lasted the Oxford/Orion FISH two months. It was the biggest haul ever for the Stamp Out Hunger food drive. “We were bombarded last year, we’re trying to be a […]

‘Save big money’ soon

By Meg Peters Review Co-Editor The home improvement retail chain store, Menards, submitted the paperwork for an approximate 207,000 sq. ft. development in Orion Township’s Brown Road Innovation Zone (BIZ district) last Wednesday. The development would span 32 acres of the near-262 acres within the district, with 5.5 acres reserved as additional out-lots for possible […]

Undefeated boys lacrosse team has a winning cause

By Chris Hagan Review Staff Writer Lake Orion’s undefeated varsity lacrosse team will face Oxford on Saturday but there are more important issues in play than whether the Dragons remaining undefeated. It’s because it’s not just not an ordinary game, it’s a game wrapped around a cause that’s bigger than the team and any one […]

Al Pelletier, 76, of Lake Orion

Al Pelletier; of Lake Orion; passed away April 4, 2016 at age 76. Al was the beloved husband of Sally for 36 years; dear father of Lori, Jeff, Cassie, Suzie, Michael, Traci, Al, Kay, Vicki and Debbi; grandfather of many special grandchildren and great grandchildren; and brother of Ruth Ann (Don). He was preceded in […]

Sewer maintenance relief program could hit taxpayers under new ordinance

By Meg Peters Review Co-Editor In a 4-3 vote Lake Orion Village council moved forward with establishing an ordinance that would place the responsibility of sewer line maintenance and repair on property owners. The introduction and first reading of the Sewer Lead Reasonability Ordinance was passed at the council meeting Monday night with possible adoption […]