By Jim Newell Review Editor For the township “Where Living is a Vacation” Orion Township is sure getting its money’s worth in park land. The Orion Township Board of Trustees voted unanimously to spend $2 on two new parks – $1 on each “pocket park” – along Baldwin Road. During the Jan. 22 meeting, board […]
For the full article and photos please see the Feb. 6 edition of The Lake Orion Review.
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By Jim Newell Review Editor Lake Orion administrators, council members and representatives from the Downtown Development Authority and the parking ad-hoc committee will host a meeting beginning at 6 p.m. Feb. 4 at Lockhart’s to discuss parking developments in the village. Village Manager Joe Young said Lake Orion government wants public input on the new […]
By Jim Newell Review Editor The winter weather was the woe of the Orion area – but the delight of Lake Orion Dragons who got another snow day off from school – on Monday, with 4-6 inches of snow, sub-zero temperatures and dangerous roads plaguing drivers. Lt. Dan Toth, commander of the Oakland County Sheriff’s […]
By Jim Newell Review Editor The Verwood Apartments could be under new ownership soon, but one caveat of the deal hinges on the Village of Lake Orion granting a long-term parking lot easement lease to the prospective owners. Legacy Equities LLC, a Farmington Hills-based real estate investment company, is the prospective purchaser. Ari Zartarian, chief […]
Re: Bill Kalmar’s letter ‘Please don’t shake my hand for the next month I’m sick of sick people!’ Bill, your advice is correct. It will go largely unheeded. Here’s why: There’s a much larger epidemic going around now and has been for fifty years or more. It is central to the hobbling of our American […]
I am sure you will agree that it looks like winter has finally arrived. Along with winter we have its cold, ice and snow. Up until this past week winter has been very easy, but as I write this the forecast is for a lot of snow. That forecast made me wonder: if I were […]
The ladies attended the Tri-County Invitational hosted by Troy High School at Five Star Lanes on Jan. 26. The invitational was all Baker format and consisted of 12 games with the top 16 advancing to head-to-head matches. The lady Dragons set a record during Baker play with a 300 in game three. This made them […]
Many of our Lake Orion teams had games last week including: Boys basketball, girls basketball, hockey, competitive cheer and boys swim & dive. For more Dragon sports coverage and photos please see the Jan. 30 issue of The Lake Orion Review.