A new you through self-talk

The New Year is fresh! This time of year it is a common practice to want to change your life up a bit. You may want to give yourself a fresh start in a new job or begin a new diet or exercise program. If you are interested in digging deeper into spiritual living, you […]

Christmas “Good Will To Men” Does Exist!

Traditionally, this is the time of year when acts of kindness make a major impact on our society. People open their hearts and wallets and reach out to those who are struggling either financially or health wise. Stories abound about providing gifts to underprivileged children so that “no kid goes without a Christmas.” And there […]

The Symbols of Christmas

A column by Linda La Croix The symbols of Christmas were active and created fun for many at the Holly Jolly Folly held at Golling Buick GMC on Lapeer Road. It is a fundraising dinner which supports the Lake Orion Lighted Parade. We attended because the lighted parade is always an exciting event for kids […]

Support Rep. Ocasio-Cortez’s Green New Deal Committee

Dear Editor, My son will be two years old in 2019. Twelve years from now, when scientists at the United Nations Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change say the world will be past the point of no return for catastrophic climate change unless we take drastic action now, my son will be approaching fifteen years old […]

Elissa Slotkin: Make addressing Alzheimer’s Disease a priority

Congratulations Representative-Elect Elissa Slotkin! We warmly welcome your leadership to District MI08 (8th Congressional District). I hope that you will address the crisis of Alzheimer’s disease, (making it) a priority in the next Congress. According to the Alzheimer’s Association, there are 180,000 Michiganders over the age of 65 living with Alzheimer’s, and 514,000 more providing […]

Civility & Democracy are the big winners in LOCS bond election

Civility and Democracy were the biggest winners in Tuesday’s elections in Lake Orion. After a well fought battle over the bond issue, it was so gratifying for me to hear from other precincts that civility and a sense of friendliness existed at the polling locations. Sure, we disagreed on issues but the most important thing […]