Winter Wonderland — IceFest trolley rolls out; live ice sculpting demonstrations Thursdays in Lake Orion

Winter Wonderland — IceFest trolley rolls out; live ice sculpting demonstrations Thursdays in Lake Orion

Oxford Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors Chair Rod Charles (right) and Lake Orion DDA Board of Directors Chair Debbie Burgess cut the ribbon to celebrate the inaugural run of a trolley that will run between downtown Oxford and downtown Lake Orion on Thursdays and Saturdays. The boards and directors from Oxford and Lake Orion […]

VFW raises funds for Oxford/Orion FISH

VFW raises funds for Oxford/Orion FISH

VFW Post 334 presents check to Oxford/Orion FISH. (From left) Michelle Behm Vice President, Oxford/Orion FISH, Chuck Haskin VFW Post 334 Quartermaster/Adjutant, Jim Hubbard, Commander VFW Post 334, Sue Hackstock, Vice President, Oxford/Orion FISH. Photo by Jim Muys, VFW Post 334 By Megan Kelley Review Writer Despite the holidays being over, it’s still giving season […]

ONTV Virtual Food Drive exceeds expectations for Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry

ONTV Virtual Food Drive exceeds expectations for Oxford/Orion FISH Food Pantry

Orion Neighborhood Television Executive Director Ian Locke (pictured) and the ONTV team have had to adapt during the pandemic and switch to a mostly virtual format, with fewer in-studio guests and performers for the annual ONTV Food Drive for Oxford/Orion FISH pantry. Locke began each day of the weeklong telethon on the food drive ‘stage’ […]

Forgotten Harvest and Village Food Pantry helps residents with food needs, volunteers, donations always welcome

Forgotten Harvest and Village Food Pantry helps residents with food needs, volunteers, donations always welcome

Forgotten Harvest Orion Township provides food to those who need assistance. All food assistance is anonymous. Forgotten Harvest volunteers ask basic questions, such as the number of people in the household, but do not require personal data from those seeking assistance. Food is distrbuted from 9 a.m. to 10:30 a.m., or until the food runs […]

Christ the Redeemer parishoners host 9th Annual St. Nicholas Day project

Christ the Redeemer parishoners host 9th Annual St. Nicholas Day project

Christ the Redeemer helped the local community and the Detroit area during their annual St. Nicholas Day Project. Once again, the rise in Covid caused the church to pause, pivot and re-evaluate how to safely serve those in need. They had almost 400 volunteers, with some doing multiple jobs, for a total of more than […]

Local business owners donate to the Orion Veterans Memorial

Local business owners donate to the Orion Veterans Memorial

Dominic J. Moceri and Scott R. Jacobson made a generous donation to the Orion Veterans Memorial on Thursday, saying they wanted to thank the veterans for all they had done. Dr. Joe Mastromatteo, chair of the Orion Veterans Memorial Board of Directors, accepted the donation on behalf of the board and presented Moceri and Jacobson […]

Holly Jolly Folly 2021 — photo gallery

The Holly Jolly Folly is the signature fundraiser for the Orion Lighted Parade. Each year, Golling Buick GMC hosts the Holly Jolly Folly at its location on Lapeer Road in Orion Township. The evening includes a catered dinner, silent auction, musical performances from a professional band, carols by the Lake Orion High School Choir and […]