Girls Basketball face three more OAA White teams

  The Lady Dragons had a packed week of OAA White game play giving them an opportunity to improve their current record. First, the ladies traveled to Troy Athens High School to take on the Red Hawks for a second time. In their first meeting, Lake Orion dominated the game scoring their first OAA White […]

Girls Bowling team takes on regional tournament

Girls Bowling team takes on regional tournament

The Lake Orion’s girls bowling team had a busy week at several tournaments leading up to a secure spot at the state competition on March 1. The ladies started the week off on Feb 17 at Richfield Lanes for the Regional Tune Up Tournament. The Dragons qualified 2nd with 3,229 pins in their eight baker […]

Hearts for the Homeless

Hearts for the Homeless

On Valentine’s Day, nearly 100 St. Joseph middle school students created felt hearts and stuffed them with toiletries to help poor and homeless people in the Detroit area. The project was organized by middle school teachers Kris Fuhr, Lindy Cubba, Debbie Grimm, Carol Azizian, Lauren Galasso and Reem Mikha. On Feb. 23, religion teacher Lindy […]

Battle of the Books

Battle of the Books

Earlier this month on Feb. 8, Oakview Middle School hosted students from Oakview, Waldon and Scripps Middle Schools for the annual Lake Orion Community Middle Schools and Orion Township Public Library’s 2019 Battle of the Books competition. Teams comprised of three to six students raced to answer trivia questions about seven novels that were selected […]

ONTV’s 5 or 5 Food Drive surpasses 6,000 pound goal

By Jim Newell Review Editor The Orion Neighborhood Television (ONTV) 9th annual 5 or 5 Food Drive on Saturday was a festive telecast of local dance and music groups, entertainers and segments with local leaders talking about the Orion community. But the goal was clear: meet and surpass last year’s food drive total and help […]

Complaints about Odd Job continue

By Jim Newell Review Editor Orion Township residents are still having problems with their trash, recycling and compost being picked up on time, and the lack of service from Odd Job Disposal has left a foul stench in the minds of many. “The frustration is continuing,” said Orion Township Supervisor Chris Barnett. “As far as […]

NOTA buying $1.1M building to house itself

By C.J. Carnacchio Leader Editor It wasn’t a terribly long search. Less than a month after forming a real estate committee to find a new facility to house it, the North Oakland Transportation Authority (NOTA) has agreed to purchase a 20,000-square-foot building for $1.1 million. Located at 675 S. Glapsie St. in Oxford Village, the […]

Oxford resident to kick off campaign for state House

By C.J. Carnacchio Leader Editor Working for Oakland County Friend of the Court, Jody LaMacchia has encountered many parents battling over custody and visitation issues. “I’m meeting with people that are yelling, crying. It’s very dramatic,” said the 47-year-old Oxford Township resident. But by the time they leave her office, LaMacchia said the parents have […]