Dragon Icers skate into a couple of ties against tough opponents

By Shane Stockwell Review Contributing Sports Writer It was “White Out” night at Detroit Skating Club on Jan. 12 and the fans were energized. The Dragons were looking for revenge in their rematch against the Troy Colts, who bested Lake Orion 4-2 earlier this season. At the end of the contest and 59 minutes of […]

Public Notice — North Oakland Transportation Authority

NORTH OAKLAND TRANSPORTATION AUTHOIRTY Calendar for 2017 nota meetings ALL MEETINGS ARE HELD AT 4:30 P.M. DATE: LOCATION: January 19, 2017 Lake Orion Village Offices 21 E Church St, Village of LO February 16, 2017 Addison Township 1440 Rochester, Leonard March 16, 2017 NOTA Business Offices 467 E Jackson St, Lake Orion April 20, 2017 […]

Public Notice — Lake Orion

VILLAGE OF LAKE ORION PUBLIC NOTICE SYNOPSIS OF ADOPTED ORDINANCE PROPOSED ZONING ORDINANCE AMENDMENT NO. 26.92 ACCESSORY STRUCTURES IN WATER FRONT SETBACK At its Regular Meeting of January 9, 2017, the Lake Orion Village Council accepted for second reading and adopted Ordinance No. 26.92, an Ordinance to amend the Zoning Ordinance, Article 4, Single Family […]

Public Notice — Orion Twp.

Charter Township of Orion Board of Trustees Synopsis, Regular Meeting, Tuesday, January 3, 2017 Meeting called to order at 6:00 p.m. Held Closed Executive Session to discuss an Attorney opinion letter and pending litigation. Invocation: Trustee Michael Flood. All rose for the Pledge of Allegiance. Recognized The Goodfellows as Orion Township Citizens of the Month […]

Village Manager to take position with Ypsilanti

By Jim Newell Review Writer Lake Orion Village Manager Darwin McClary is likely leaving the village and accepting a position as city manager with the City of Ypsilanti. The City of Ypsilanti holds its next council meeting on Jan. 10, after The Review went to press, to vote on officially offering McClary the position. Resolution […]

LO elementary schools highly ranked in academics, teachers

Blanche Sims: A overall, A’s for academics and teachers, C-plus for diversity Orion Oaks: A-minus overall, A in academics, A-minus for teachers, C-plus for diversity Paint Creek: A-minus overall, A in academics, A-minus for teacher, C for diversity Pine Tree: A-minus overall, A-minus in academics, A for teachers, B in diversity Stadium Drive: A-minus overall, […]

Paint Creek Trail extension to begin this spring

By Jim Newell Review Writer Plans to extend the Paint Creek Trail into the Village of Lake Orion are moving forward after the owners of Lake Orion Lumberyard agreed to an easement through their property. Lake Orion Lumber Company signed the easement papers on Dec. 29. “The Lake Orion Downtown Development Authority is pleased to […]

51 North Brewing Co. closes, another restaurant to open?

By Jim Newell Review Writer Many Orion residents and craft beer connoisseurs already know that 51 North Brewing Co. had its last call with a New Year’s farewell party. The restaurant-brewery, located at 51 N. Broadway St., had become a fixture in downtown Lake Orion, with many people enjoying the venues’ food, music and specialty […]