Favorite Christmas Songs (that are not ‘White Christmas’)

One of the Christmas radio stations I listen to on Sirius XM asks listeners to name their three favorite Christmas songs. Most of the time one of the songs is of course “White Christmas” by Bing Crosby. My three choices are a bit different, although I do like the Crosby version, which is the original. […]

Going on a trip into Bethlehem…

Matthew 2:1-2 (NIV) –After Jesus was born in Bethlehem in Judea, during the time of King Herod, Magi from the east came to Jerusalem and asked, “Where is the one who has been born king of the Jews? We saw his star when it rose and have come to worship him.” It’s that time of […]

Allocation of new DDA TIF funds is a sham

I think the action by the Lake Orion Village Council on Nov. 28 regarding the allocation of new TIF funds generated by new developments is a sham! The joint committee formed to study the overall subject of the DDA, was made up of three DDA board members and three council members (who haven’t ever taken […]

Questioning village council meeting, procedures

The Nov. 28 Lake Orion Village Council meeting was confusing to say the least and highly questionable as to proper procedure. After discussion of seven of the 17 agenda items, including a presentation of the village audit and another on DDA finances that was not on the agenda or in the meeting information, they approved […]

Lake Orion Review — Letter to the Editor Policy

Lake Orion Review Letter to the Editor Policy We encourage letters to the editor — All writers must provide full name, home address and a telephone number for verification purposes only. Letters are subject to editing for length, accuracy and clarity. Please keep letters to 300 words or less. Submission deadline for the current week’s […]

Response to election signs at Lake Orion Village Hall letter

Response to election signs at Lake Orion Village Hall letter

Response to election signs at Lake Orion Village Hall Re: “Time to remove election signs from village, police property for good,” Letters to the Editor, Lake Orion Review, Nov. 16, 2022. The Nov. 16 edition of The Lake Orion Review published a letter from a village resident stating, “I would like to say that I […]

Orion Twp. clerk, elections commission members thank everyone for election participation

Greetings Everyone, On behalf of the Orion Election Commission, I wish to express my sincere gratitude to everyone who assisted with the November 8, 2022, General Election. Heartfelt appreciation is extended to the Orion Township Library, The Village of Lake Orion, Lake Orion Church of Christ, St. Joseph Catholic Church, King of Kings Lutheran Church, […]

As nature aligns us, listen for God’s still small voice

Wrapping up Halloween was different this year. Could be my imagination, but it seems like our fall temperatures have been warmer than usual. This gave me a chance to spend more time outside, enjoying fall, than in prior Octobers. Walking a puppy in the late hours of the night, I appreciated the better weather and […]