Orion firefighters take part in Fight for Air Climb

Orion Township firefighters participated in the American Lung Association’s 2020 Fight for Air Climb on March 1 in downtown Detroit. Participants from the Orion Twp. Fire Department included: Eric Florence, Chris Hagan, Brian Hearns, Jon Jones, Anthony Shaffer, Derek Welch and Josh Johnson. Out of 115 total teams that participated, Orion placed in the top […]

Orion Twp. firefighters participate in regional mutual aid exercise

Orion Township firefighters joined other Oakland County fire departments Feb. 12 in a Michigan Mutual Aid Box Alarm System (MABAS) Engine Strike Team Exercise. The purpose of the exercise, which included fire departments from 16 counties throughout Michigan, was to simulate critical tasks as well as resource deployment through Michigan’s mutual aid system. The exercise […]

Orion Votes — 2020 Presidential Primary Election on Tues.

The 2020 Presidential Primary Election is Tuesday and Orion voters will have the chance to cast ballots in either the Democratic or Republican Party primary for a candidate for president. While there will be 15 candidates listed for the Democratic Party, only five candidates actually remain in the race as of March 3, before the […]

Lake Orion Schools shut down for two days due to weather conditions

Lake Orion saw a shift in weather as snow collected quickly throughout the area on Wednesday afternoon. Lake Orion Community Schools, along with many other area schools, announced on Tuesday night that school would be canceled for Feb. 26, citing unsafe road conditions. The district’s board of education also canceled it Feb. 26 meeting. Classes […]

Orion Marine to sell sales, service and winter storage

Docks and boat rentals expected to remain open On Feb. 18, Riva Campbell, General Manager of Orion Marine, announced via Facebook that the Campbell family would be selling a portion of the Orion Marine property. The sales, service and winter storage portion of the property was turned over to Orion Marine Service. However, Orion Marine […]

Public Safety

The OCSO Orion substation responded to 371 calls from Feb. 24- Mar. 1, 2019 • Felony Arrests: 3 • Misdemeanor Arrests: 3 • Accidents: 27 iPad takes the long way home A woman in Virginia is extremely happy to be reunited with her iPad after she accidently left it on an airplane. Deputies received a […]

Art in the Castle comes to Canterbury March 14-15

Kings Court Castle at Canterbury Village is hosting Art in the Castle from March 14-15. This juried fine arts show will feature artists from all over the Midwest.. Visitors are able to purchase handcrafted, one-of-a-kind jewelry, paintings, woodworking, fiber art, sculptures and more. In addition to the works of art, there will also be wine […]

1 6 7 8 9 10 109