Clarkston/Independence Twp.

Bowling Fundraiser for Clarkston Bowling Teams March 11

February 17th 2018

Bowling Fundraiser for Clarkston Bowling Teams March 11 Clarkston, MI -Join us and/or donate to help raise money to support our Bowling teams.   Sunday, March 11, 2018 from 12 n – 3 p.m. at Cherry Hill Lanes The team is looking for donations to be included in baskets that will be raffled off at […]

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of Florida School Shooting

February 15th 2018

Superintendents Assure Parents, Share Resources in Wake of  Florida School Shooting (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 15, 2018) Clarkston, Farmington, Ferndale, Madison Heights,  MI – Wednesday’s shooting in Parkland Florida left 17 people dead.  It also left parents and school administrators across the country with a painful reminder of the need to keep students safe. “When […]

Clarkston Schools Accepts Report on Rod Rock’s Relationship…

February 14th 2018

Clarkston Schools Accepts Report on Rod Rock’s Relationship with Former Student (Crystal A. Proxmire, Feb. 14, 2018) Clarkston, MI – Clarkston Community Schools released findings from law firm Dickinson Wright that looked into former Superintendent Rod Rock’s relationship and history in the district to see if any wrongdoing had taken place that the district was […]

Stuff to Know When it Snows

February 9th 2018

Stuff to Know When it Snows (C. Proxmire, Dec. 13, 2017) Did you wake up to find your neighborhood covered over with a layer of sparkly white frozen precipitation and a Facebook feed full of various warnings, advisories, and complaints? Though it can be disconcerting, don’t worry. It’s called snow, and it’s something we’ve dealt […]

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner

February 5th 2018

Reporter Food: Garden Crepes at Royal Diner (Crystal Proxmire, Feb. 5, 2018) Clarkston, MI – One of my favorite breakfasts ever is at Royal Diner at 6540 Dixie Highway, Clarkston, MI 48346. I am in love with their Garden Crepes.  These are deliciously thin, rich crepes stuffed with scrambled eggs, mozzarella cheese, mushrooms, tomatoes, and […]

Clarkston Chamber Business Over Breakfast Feb. 8

January 19th 2018

Clarkston Chamber Business Over Breakfast Feb. 8 Clarkston, MI – February BOB: Oakland Technical Campus Date: Thursday, February 8, 2018 – 7:45am Location: Oakland Technical Campus Address: 8211 Big Lake Rd, Village of Clarkston, MI 48346 Description: Join us for a full breakfast and networking! We provide a facilitated networking activity to get the conversation […]

Clarkston Superintendent Resigns After Relationship with Former Student

January 15th 2018

Clarkston Superintendent Resigns After Relationship with Former Student Clarkston, MI – Clarkston Community Schools released the following statement on Jan. 15, 2018: Last week, Superintendent Dr. Rod Rock voluntarily notified the Board of Education of a relationship he had with a recent Clarkston High School graduate that he characterized as inappropriate. He indicated that the […]

Woman Suspected in Orion and Independence Bank Robberies Arrested

January 14th 2018

Woman Suspected in Orion and Independence Bank Robberies Arrested (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Jan. 14, 2018) Independence Township, Orion Township, MI –FROM DAY SHIFT:  01-13-2018, 07:00 hrs.  THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT:  01-14-2018, 07:00 hrs INCIDENT:  10:07 hrs. – Orion Township – Bank Robbery – Arrest / Detective Call-Out / OCSO Forensic Science Lab Call-Out – #18-8287 […]

Independence Twp Offering Babysitting Course for Ages 11-16

November 28th 2017

Independence Twp Offering Babysitting Course for Ages 11-16 (Clarkston Community Education, Nov. 28, 2017) Clarkston, MI – Clarkston Community Education and Independence Township are offering a babysitting workshop for youth ages 11-16. The purpose of this course to increase the availability of young, adolescent/teen baby-sitters who can provide safe and nurturing care for children. Basic […]

Comerica Bank in Independence Twp Robbed, Police Seek Tips

November 20th 2017

Comerica Bank in Independence Twp Robbed, Police Seek Tips (Oakland County Sheriff’s Office, Nov. 20 2017) Independence Township, MI – INCIDENT: 1218 hrs. Independence Twp. Armed Robbery # 14-74818 SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the Comerica Bank located at 7565 Dixie Hwy for a report of an armed robbery. Bank tellers reported that a very short […]