Lake Orion/Orion Twp

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards

October 3rd 2018

Nominations Open for Oakland County 40 Under 40 Awards (Oakland County Executive Office, Oct. 3, 2018) Oakland County Executive L. Brooks Patterson‘s Elite 40 Under 40 initiative, now in its eighth year, celebrates Oakland County’s “Best and Brightest” between ages 18 and 39. If you know a young person who adds value to the community […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Mary Hanser for Oxford School Board

September 28th 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Mary Hanser for Oxford School Board (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 28, 2018) Oxford, Lake Orion, Leonard, Lapeer County, MI- Mary Hanser is running for Oxford School Board. There are five people running for four positions. This is a non-partisan office with a four year term. Candidates are Korey M. Bailey, Erick Foster, […]

Kikki Challenge Moves & Healthy Messages from Kids across the County (video)

September 25th 2018

Kikki Challenge Moves & Healthy Messages from Kids across the County (video) (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 24, 2018) Pontiac, Lake Orion, Southfield, Ferndale, MI- Groups in four Oakland County communities have taken the “Kiki Challenge” to a new level – harnessing the power of this social media trend to spread messages of positive mental health. […]

2018 Candidate Interview: Michelle Bryant for County Commissioner Dist. 1

September 23rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interview: Michelle Bryant for County Commissioner Dist. 1 (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 23, 2018) Lake Orion, Orion Township, Lake Angelus, Auburn Hills and Independence Township, MI – Democrat Michelle Bryant is running for County Commissioner of the 1st District. She is running against Republican incumbent Michael Gingell. Election Day is Nov. 6, 2018 Check […]

Driver in Boxer Shorts Crashes into Lake Orion Home, Leaves Gun in Car, Flees

September 20th 2018

Driver in Boxer Shorts Crashes into Lake Orion Home, Leaves Gun in Car, Flees (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Sept. 20, 2018) Lake Orion, MI – Deputies and the Orion Township Fire Department responded to the 600 block of Joslyn Rd. for a vehicle that crashed into a house.   Upon arrival, Deputies observed a Jeep Cherokee […]

Looking for Work? Check out this List of City Employment Pages

August 28th 2018

Looking for Work? Check out this List of City Employment Pages (Compiled, ongoing) Need a job? Oakland County Times has put together a list of places to check if you are looking for work in Oakland County. Click on the name to be taken to the page. MUNICIPALITIES Addison Twp Auburn Hills Berkley Beverly Hills […]

Dragon on the Lake Aug 23-26 in Lake Orion

August 19th 2018

Dragon on the Lake Aug 23-26 in Lake Orion Lake Orion, MI -The 10th annual Dragon on the Lake, August 23rd through August 26th, will have a lot more new stuff to do this year! Go to the website, www.dragononthelake to learn more about the tournaments for Cornhole, Euchre, Bingo, Trivia and, if you’re a runner, there’s […]

More Braille Books for Youth at Orion Twp. Library Thanks to Grant

August 19th 2018

More Braille Books for Youth at Orion Twp. Library Thanks to Grant (OTPL, Aug. 19, 2018) Orion Township, MI- The Orion Township Public Library, with assistance from Seedlings Books in Livonia, MI, recently received a generous $1,000 grant from the Village Club Foundation in Bloomfield Hills, MI to enhance and expand their Braille book collection […]

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY

August 3rd 2018

2018 Candidate Interviews and Issues – AUG 7 PRIMARY Oakland County, MI- The Oakland County Times has a tradition of doing brief, introductory interviews with candidates for political offices. This gives all candidates a chance to talk about the issues that are important to them, and we welcome candidates from any political party. Some candidates […]

Woman Injured, Dog Killed in Hit and Run in Orion Twp

July 27th 2018

Woman Injured, Dog Killed in Hit and Run in Orion Twp (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, July 27, 2018) Orion Township, MI – SUMMARY:  Deputies responded to the area of Morgan Rd and Homesite Drive (West of Baldwin Rd) for a hit and run pedestrian injury accident at around 7am on July 25.  The victim was […]