Robert H. Ackerman, formerly of Lake Orion

Robert H. Ackerman “Ackie”, 89, lost his long battle with Alzheimer’s disease Saturday, September 3, 2016 at Winkler Court in Fort Myers, Florida. Robert was born October 9, 1926 to Harold and Marion (Combs) Ackerman in Roseville, MI, the younger of two children. In 1934, he moved with his parents and his sister Katherine to […]

Stewart H. Crawford of Lake Orion

Stewart H. Crawford, age 63, passed at his beautiful home in Lake Orion on September 1, 2016 being cared for by his loving wife Mary. Stewart fought a long and courageous battle with cancer living beyond all expectations. He generously donated his body to the University of Michigan for organ harvesting and research. In memory […]

Resident not comfortable with ‘kinda’ reference

On the front page of the Sept. 7, 2016 Review this quote appeared. “With class back in session this week, the LO school district faces some ongoing challenges,including managing the recently voted in sinking fund, potential school closings and redistricting.” Please tell me this is NOT what I just read..Now, (after the election of course, […]

LO school board confronted with ‘Critical Decisions’

By Jim Newell Review Staff Writer The Lake Orion school board is considering closing up to two schools, if any, though which ones are yet to be determined. The board also is considering selling some of its property, up to four different parcels, or none. If it sounds noncommittal, it is. Superintendent Marion Ginopolis and […]

Consider the consequences of Human Rights Ordinance

For those who are considering the ‘Human Rights Ordinance’ in our community please be aware that there are unintended consequences playing out across this country. I understand that there are good, reasonable people on both sides of this issue but what concerns me are the militant LGBT activists who are now using these laws to […]

Superintendent responds to resident’s concerns

I would like to take the opportunity to respond to the concern expressed by Mary McMaster in last week’s Lake Orion Review regarding the school district’s building and site sinking fund and clarify any misunderstandings about how the funds generated are used. She specifically referred to information on the sinking fund in a previous story […]

PUBLIC NOTICE — ORION TWP.

Charter Township of Orion Board of Trustees Synopsis, Regular Meeting, Monday, September 19, 2016 Meeting called to order at 7:03 p.m. All members present. Invocation: Pastor Sanders. All rose for the Pledge of Allegiance. Adopted resolution to set proposed 2016 millage rates. Held Truth in Budgeting Public Hearing. Held Bunny Run Water Quality Control SAD […]

Rain did not harsh Tommystock vibes

Tommystock 2016 was estimated to have seen 500-600 festival goers this weekend who braved the rain to jam out for a good cause. With over 22 musical acts September 16-18, kids activities, a newly added beer tent and acres of trails and camping at Camp Agawam, Tommystock brought the fun for many families. “We had […]

Multiple drunk drivers issued 8th offenses

On September 17, 2016 about 8:30 p.m., a Lake Orion Police Officer on patrol observed a male wearing a backpack on what appeared to be a motorized bicycle exiting a gas station/convenience store parking lot onto S. Broadway M-24. There were no headlights on the motorized bicycle, which pulled out in front of another southbound […]

PUBLIC NOTICE — ORION TWP.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING The Charter Township of Orion Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a public hearing on Monday, October 10, 2016 at 7:00 p.m. in the lower level of the Orion Township Hall, 2525 Joslyn Road, Lake Orion, Michigan 48360, on the following matter: A. AB-2016-34, Mike Aziri, 1312 Holliday Drive, Sidwell #09-01-480-001 […]