Corrine J. Abbey, 89, of Port Dickinson

Corrine J. Abbey, 89, of Port Dickinson

Corrine J. (Vanitvelt) Abbey, 89, passed away on September 11, 2020. She was 89. She is predeceased by her parents Clifford and Linnie Vanitvelt; brother, Lewis Vanitvelt; and sister, Rita Hudak. She leaves behind her loving husband of 67 years, Gerald Gene Abbey, and her children Daniel Abbey, Sandra and Bob Sofsky and Gerald Jr. […]

COVID-19 update: Orion area cases by ZIP code

According to Oakland County government, there have been 98 recent cases (up 4 overall from last week) of COVID-19 in the Orion area in the past 30 days, as of Monday afternoon. There were 23 recent cases (the up one from last week) in the 48359 ZIP code, 31 new cases (up two from last […]

Honoring first responders: Patriot Day ceremony Friday at Friendship Park

Honoring first responders: Patriot Day ceremony Friday at Friendship Park

By Jim Newell Review Editor The Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks had a profound impact on the nation, an event so engrained in the American psyche it’s one of those days where everyone remembers where they were and what they were doing when they heard the news. It also brought to the forefront like never […]

Commissioner Mike Gingell secures county funds to improve, repair Lake Orion roads

County Commissioner Michael J. Gingell (R-Lake Orion) has secured $8,900 in funds for the Village of Lake Orion through the county’s Local Road Improvement Road Program (LRIP). Oakland County Board of Commissioners Community Senior Liaison Sarah Moreau made the announcement via a news release on Tuesday. On July 23, the Board of Commissioners adopted a […]

Gov. Whitmer, MHSAA say high school football, other sports can begin competing

The Fall 2020 football season has been reinstated today by the Representative Council of the Michigan High School Athletic Association announced on Thursday. The announcement came after Governor Gretchen Whitmer’s Executive Order 176 lifted restrictions that previously did not allow the sport to be played. Whitmer’s executive order also allows for an immediate start of […]

Public Safety — Sept. 9

The OCSO Orion Twp. Substation responded to 469 calls from Aug. 24-30, 2020 • Felony Arrests: 0 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 5 • Traffic Accidents: 13 You’re not alone; many people are having a tough time right now An Orion Township woman is getting help after police were informed the she wanted to harm herself. Deputies […]

Pres. Trump believes ‘I can do it alone’

Those were the president’s words. Well, he was right. He has destroyed us on his own (with help from Mitch McConnell and the rest of his Congress). He’s a fake and a fraud. Mr. (Mitt) Romney was right. I listened to him. Did you? Will you listen to him in 2020, or make the same […]

Hey Dems, for which Biden are you voting?

An open question for Democrats: For which Joe Biden will you be voting in November? A – the Joe Biden who signed an agreement with Senator Bernie Sanders and his group to eliminate all fossil fuels, or B – the Joe Biden who on Monday, August 31st told reporters from the Pittsburgh, PA newspapers that […]

Moving from fear to faith…

When something new comes into our lives, the newness of it often brings up a sense of fear in us. The acronym for fear is false evidence appearing real. We can create the false narrative ourselves, others can create it for us, or we can also do it by how we interpret outside circumstances. For […]