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White Woman Pulls Gun on Teen and Mom in Orion Twp Chipotle Parking Lot UPDATED

July 2nd 2020

She yelled several times with the gun pointed at the woman, before getting back into the car.  A photo shows the woman being handcuffed moments later.

300 Volunteers Needed to Build Playground in Orion Township Oct. 6

October 4th 2018

300 Volunteers Needed to Build Playground in Orion Township Oct. 6 Orion Township, MI- Built for the Community, by the Community! We need 300+ volunteers – Saturday, Oct. 6th is Build Volunteers are needed to build playground, build wood projects, move mulch, mix concrete, etc. Volunteers arrive at 8am, and the project should be complete […]

Orion Twp. Library Preschool and Childcare Open House Feb. 21

January 31st 2018

Orion Twp. Library Preschool and Childcare Open House Feb. 21   Lake Orion, MI – If you are in search of the right preschool or childcare facility in the Orion and Oxford area, come to the Orion Township Public Library’s 17th annual Preschool and Childcare Open House on Wednesday, February 21 from 4:00p to 7:00p.  […]

Driver Pulled from Burning Vehicle after Crashing During Chase (video)

January 29th 2018

Driver Pulled from Burning Vehicle after Crashing During Chase (video) (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, Jan. 29, 2018) Orion Twp,  MI – An Oakland County Sheriff’s Deputy assigned to the Orion Township Substation was on patrol in the area of Baldwin and Brown Roads on Sunday, January 28th around 2:30AM. The Deputy witnessed a driver pass […]

Orion Twp. Library Celebrates New Sculpture, Event Dec. 13

November 12th 2017

Orion Twp. Library Celebrates New Sculpture, Event Dec. 13 Orion Township, MI – The Orion Township Public Library has anonymously received a second donation of a life-size, one-of-a-kind, bronze sculpture of a little girl carrying a book and school bag.  “Read Aloud Gather A Crowd,” created by local sculptor Suzanne Young with the Fine Arts […]

Orion Township Raising Funds for Wheelchair Accessible Baseball Diamond

September 6th 2017

Orion Township Raising Funds for Wheelchair Accessible Baseball Diamond (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 6, 2017) Orion Township, MI – Orion Township is pulling together to crowdfund a unique public playground called Orion on Deck – a baseball field designed for people with accessibility issues such as those in wheelchairs. In partnership with Lake Orion Wiffleball […]

Fires and Vandalism Being Investigated at Orion Twp Churches and Business

September 25th 2016

Fires and Vandalism Being Investigated at Orion Twp Churches and Busines (Crystal A. Proxmire, Sept. 25, 2016) Orion Township, MI – Orion Township Supervisor Chris Barnett shared news this morning of fires and other vandalism in the community.  Posting on Facebook, he said “Early this morning around 3:15 AM a person or persons intentionally started […]

Free Comic Book Day: Orion Twp. Library May 7

April 21st 2016

Free Comic Book Day: Orion Twp. Library May 7 (EVENT page) Orion Township, MI – Free Comic Book Day at Orion Township Library Saturday, May 7 Free Comic Book Day is a single day the first Saturday in May each year.  Children, teens, and adults are welcome to stop by the library and select a […]

Suspects Targeted Robbery & Counterfeiting Victims through Craigslist Ads

April 8th 2016

Suspects Targeted Robbery and Counterfeiting Victims though Craigslist Ads (Oakland County Sheriff’s Dept, April 8, 2016) Orion Township, MI – FROM DAY SHIFT: 04-05-2016, 07:00 hrs. THROUGH MIDNIGHT SHIFT: 04-06-2016, 07:00 hrs. INCIDENT: 23:35 hrs. – Orion Township – Armed Robbery – #16-56358 SUMMARY: Deputies responded to a residence in the 800 block of N […]

ReLeaf Michigan Selling Trees for Spring Fundraiser, Deadline April 18

April 7th 2016

ReLeaf Michigan Selling Trees for Spring Fundraiser Deadline April 18 (ReLeaf Michigan, April 7, 2016) Pontiac and Orion Township, MI – ReLeaf Michigan is selling hardy trees and shrubs to the public for its annual spring fund-raising event. By planting ReLeaf Michigan’s trees on their property, residents can create ways to cool their homes and […]