M-24 Roadwork aka Driving Disaster

While I appreciate the long overdue improvements being made to M-24, I don’t appreciate the lack of thought of its consequences. This is the main thoroughfare into and out of Lake Orion. It is the only route to get to the only high school, a middle school and several housing communities. With the already-in-progress construction […]

Resident expresses concerns about schools

I am concerned about reading a portion of the Lake Orion School District’s Superintendent Marion Ginopolis’ comments wherein she stated at the end of Jim Newell’s article of Wed., Sept. 7, 2016, “that the building and site sinking fund would also allow the district to build up its fund balance. The current fund balance is […]

Bicyclists alert motorist of car fire

Bicyclists alert motorist of car fire Thank you to the bicyclists who alerted our son’s girlfriend that her car was not just overheating, but was flat out on fire as you road on the bike path on Joslyn Road near Joslyn Court on Labor Day at 7:20 p.m. Through your selfless actions only the vehicle […]

Pine log needed to help replace stolen monument

When Christopher Woityra’s daughter, Taylor Beth, died Sept. 10, 2014 at age 21 due to complications stemming from treating for Hodgkin’s lymphoma, he had a peace symbol carved as a monument. That monument was stolen from his home on July 6, and now he needs a pine log to replace the tribute to Taylor Beth, […]

Boys cross country is running strong, looking to step it up

Boys cross country is running strong, looking to step it up

By Jim Newell Review Staff Writer The Lake Orion Men’s Cross Country team is off to a good start, showing promise early in the season with two second-place and one third-place finish in their meets. Coach Stan Ford said the team has performed well, but knows they need to continue to improve in order to […]

Tommystock returning to Camp Agawam

By Chris Hagan Review Staff Writer Many people haven’t heard of Tommystock but it’s been a local tradition for years, and for the second year in a row they’re working to better the community. Across Tommy’s Lake, and before Camp Agawam donned the green circle symbol of a township park, event organizers John Carson and […]

LOHS Varsity Water Polo taking over at dual games

By Georgia Thelen Review Staff Writer After a full season of learning the game and developing their skills in 2015, the Lake Orion Boy’s Varsity Water Polo team has returned to prove they are gaining experience. The team has returned 16 of 18 players from last season, but has also gained 9 new players who […]

Dragons fall to West Bloomfield

Dragons fall to West Bloomfield

Team needs to work on fundamentals to get better By Jim Newell Review Staff Writer For about a quarter, the Dragons football team looked like they might make a game of it against defending league champs the West Bloomfield Lakers on Friday. But after the first quarter, turnovers and sloppy play cost the Dragons in […]

Expo focuses on healthy bodies and minds

The Healthy Body, Healthy Mind Expo When: 5-8 p.m. Sept. 22 Where: King’s Court Castle at Canterbury Village, 2336 Joslyn Rd. Admission is free The Orion Area Chamber of Commerce hosts its second annual Healthy Body, Healthy Mind Expo Sept. 22. The expo focuses on eight components of health: fitness, spiritual/behavioral, medical health, environmental, financial, […]

ONTV launches new Fantasy Football series

ONTV launched their new live show, “ONTV Fantasy Football” on September 13. The new program airs at 6:30-7 p.m. every Tuesday on Comcast channel 10, which is AT&T channel 99. The show features eight fantasy football teams, each managed by an ONTV producer or staff member, who will go head-to-head every Tuesday for the remainder […]