Clarkston/Independence Twp.

Process Moves forward for Clarkston Superintendent Search

March 12th 2018

Process Moves forward for Clarkston Superintendent Search  (Clarkston Community Schools, March 12, 2018) Clarkston, MI – At their February 26 meeting, the CCS Board of Education approved the hiring of Michigan Association of School Boards (MASB) to conduct a search for the next CCS Superintendent. The timeline for this process is fairly short; a preliminary […]

Reporter Food: Hamlin Pub in Rochester Hills

March 3rd 2018

Reporter Food: Hamlin Pub in Rochester Hills (Crystal A. Proxmire, March 3, 2018) Rochester Hills, Clarkston, Chesterfield, Shelby Township, MI – I’ve heard the name Hamlin Pub for years and finally had a chance to try it with a friend of mine for lunch a few weeks back. The weather was cold and gloomy, so […]

Babysitting Workshop in Clarkston Starts March 10

February 26th 2018

  Babysitting Workshop in Clarkston Starts March 10 Clarkston, MI – Clarkston Community Education Babysitting Workshop for 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 child care, decision  making, as well as CPR and First Aid are […]

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 […]