FISH’s backpack drive is on

By C.J. Carnacchio Oxford Leader Editor When the bell rings to kick off the 2019-20 school year, Oxford-Orion FISH wants students to have everything they need to succeed in the classroom. That’s why between now and Aug. 21, the local nonprofit group is collecting donations of backpacks and school supplies to be distributed, free of […]

The Ehman Center building is back on the market

The Ehman Center building is back on the market

Old Orion High School building property is zoned residential By Megan Kelley Review Writer The Ehman Center, long vacant and the site of the original Orion High School, has found itself up for sale again. The site, located at 55 Elizabeth St. in downtown Lake Orion, is currently owned by Christian Mills, who purchased the […]

Paint Creek Trailways Commission invites community to help with master plan

The Paint Creek Trailways Commission has recently begun working on its 2020-2024 Paint Creek Trail Recreation Master Plan. Along with the Paint Creek Trail planning consultant, Giffels Webster, they are inviting the public to participate in this process – as individuals, citizens, or as representation of trail user groups or organizations. This community participation is […]

Orion Twp. Public Library seeks authors, illustrators for book fair in September

The Orion Township Public Library will host an Author/Illustrator Fair from 1-4 p.m. on Sept. 28, offering authors and illustrators the opportunity to promote their published books and meet fellow book lovers. To be considered as a guest at the fair, the library asks authors/illustrators to register by 5 p.m. on July 31. Only those […]

Strategic planning talks stir up discussion on community engagement, communication about LOCS school bond at June 26 board meeting

By Megan Kelley Review Writer During their June 26 meeting, the Lake Orion Community Schools Board of Education heard from Kay Cornell, senior consultant for Learning Forward, and Suzanne Klein, Professor in Oakland University’s School of Education and Human Services, regarding the district’s plans to update their strategic plan. “The board has spent some time […]

How much does ‘Village of’ cost?

How much does ‘Village of’ cost?

By Jim Newell Review Editor How much does the “Village of” cost? About $117 per letter. Or, more accurately, $47.77 per letter to get “Village Established 1859” printed on the gateway sign at the intersection of Flint Street and Lapeer Road (M-24). Or, only $23.86 per letter for the 44 letters to print “Village Established […]

Lake Orion High School Alumni and current safety for the Dallas Cowboys Jeff Heath plays a little football with some campers on the last day of his yearly FUNdamentals football camp at Lake Orion High School on Friday. Videos of the camp are available on the Lake Orion Community Schools Facebook and Twitter pages.  

LOCS design teams continue to make progress with bond work

By Megan Kelley Review Writer Amidst heavy discussion on how to better communicate bond updates to the community, Assistant Superintendent of Teaching and Learning Heidi Mercer took the opportunity to clarify to the board that bond progress is mostly still in the beginning stages. “These projects that we have going right now, these meetings, there […]

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