Pine Tree Center Field Day

Pine Tree Center Field Day

By Megan Kelley Review Writer The Pine Tree Center held their annual field day last Thursday. Hundreds of special needs and PHASES students spent their morning playing games, eating snacks and enjoying the weather with their friends. There were more than 100 volunteers including those from the LOHS class, Exploring Special Education, and the Waldon […]

It’s a great day on the lake for the Youth Fishing Derby

It’s a great day on the lake for the Youth Fishing Derby

By Jim Newell Review Editor The little tikes might be telling tall tales after Orion Township held its annual Youth Fishing Derby at Camp Agawam on Saturday, giving kids new fishing poles and families a chance to spend some quality time together on Tommy’s Lake. The Oakland County Kayak Fishermen bought kids’ poles for an […]

Orion Twp. raises water and sewer rates 14 percent

By Jim Newell Review Editor The Orion Township Board of Trustees voted unanimously, 7-0, to raise water and sewer rates 14 percent, effective July 1, during the board’s meeting on Monday. The vote came after Director of Public Services Jeff Stout made the request to increase rates. “We need to get close to what I’ll […]

‘Credible calls’ regarding Instagram school threats garner additional police presence at LOHS on May 29

By Megan Kelley Review Writer In the early hours of the day on May 29 the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office received two different calls regarding a supposed threat against Lake Orion High School. One of these calls, from the Michigan State Police’s “OK to say” line, cited an Instagram post titled “killthekids98” which referenced LOHS […]

Village of Lake Orion meetings

The Lake Orion Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee will hold a special meeting at 5:30 p.m. June 6, and then its regular meeting at 6 p.m. June 25. The Lake Orion Downtown Development Authority holds its regular meeting at 7:30 p.m. June 18. The DDA Board of Directors regularly meets on the second Tuesday of […]

Rep. Elissa Slotkin visits Downtown Lake Orion

U.S. Representative Elissa Slotkin held a coffee-chat on Monday at ABeanToGo in Downtown Lake Orion. Dozens of residents came to talk with Slotkin about issues such as the current political climate, House bills and what Michigan’s 8th district Representative is doing to keep her campaign promises. Rep. Slotkin discussed her ideas for bringing more jobs […]

Lake Orion High School Top 10 Graduates of 2019

Madison Caswell Parents: Fred and Carol Caswell GPA: 4.3867 College: Oakland University Honors College Scholarships: Oakland University’s Platinum Presidential Scholar Award. Clubs/Activities/Sports: National Honor Society, National Art Honor Society, Dragons MD, tutoring. Awards/Certificates: Lamp of Learning Academic Letter, Bronze Pin, Silver Pin, and Gold Pin; President’s Award for Educational Excellence; Summa Cum Laude Gold Cord; […]