Lake Orion wrestlers redefine ‘Dragon Slayer’

Lake Orion wrestlers redefine ‘Dragon Slayer’

A small team of seven Dragon wrestlers slayed 11 out of 13 teams in Lakeland to place third at the Lakeland Invite on Saturday. Winning 21 out of 28 matches, with nine pins and two majors, all of the grapplers placed. Senior John Moll ( 125 pounds) and sophomore Jaden Fisher (145 pounds) placed first: […]

Dragons fall to Oxford, defeat Stoney Creek

Dragons fall to Oxford, defeat Stoney Creek

By Jim Newell Review Editor Despite keeping pace with the Oxford Wildcats for the final three quarters of the game Friday night, the Lake Orion boys varsity basketball team could not overcome a first quarter 9-point deficit, falling to the Wildcats 66-54. Lake Orion is now 2-5 on the season. Oxford outscored the Dragons 21-12 […]

Public Notice — Orion Twp.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Charter Township of Orion Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Monday, February 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the lower level of the Orion Township Hall, 2525 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360, on the following matter: AB-2017-04, Edwin Anthony Homes, 1741 Berwick Ln., Sidwell #09-04-426-051 […]

Public Notice — Orion Twp.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Charter Township of Orion Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Monday, February 13, 2017 at 7:00 pm in the lower level of the Orion Township Hall, 2525 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360, on the following matter: AB-2017-03, Powers Distributing Company, Inc., 3700 Giddings Rd., Sidwell […]

‘Eddie Bird’s seen a lot in his life

Eddie Bird, one of Lake Orion’s oldest residents, passes at 109 June 14, 1907- Jan 22, 2017 Eddie Bird, one of Lake Orion’s oldest resident’s and quite possibly the oldest, has died at the age of 109. His grandson, Darryl Berry, broke the news on Facebook. “I just received a phone call that I have […]

Village President discusses issues facing the community this year

By Jim Newell Review Editor From business development to walking improvements, the extension of the Paint Creek Trail and the recently voted-on phased watermain replacement project, the Village of Lake Orion has a lot on tap in 2017. The Lake Orion Review recently sat down with Village Council President to discuss some of the issues […]

LOHS students Cell Out for Soldiers

LOHS students Cell Out for Soldiers

By Jim Newell Review Editor Amidst the wave of red t-shirt-clad teenagers were the typical sights one would expect at a high school: laughter, smiles, conservation, a reluctance to go to class. What was missing from the scene? The texting, the lack of eye contact – the cell phones. A record 1,950 high school students […]

Dragon Grapplers Take 1st place at Bad Axe Invitational

Dragon Grapplers Take 1st place at Bad Axe Invitational

The Lake Orion Varsity Wrestling team crushed 14 other Michigan wrestling teams, earning a first place title at the Bad Axe Hatchet Invitational on Jan. 14. Individually, junior Chris Kade (wrestling at 160 pounds) and sophomore Jaden Fisher (145 pounds) both took first place and won their weight class with records of 3-0; Kade by […]