Clarkston/Independence Twp.

Jan. 17 – Martin Luther King, Jr. Events Throughout Oakland County

January 13th 2022

Honor Martin Luther King, Jr. this upcoming MLK Day on Monday, January 17th, by attending an event, in-person or virtually, or participating in a day of service.

DNR Reminds People to Enjoy Winter Activities Safely

January 13th 2022

The Michigan Department of Natural Resources reminds everyone to consider seasonal safety tips before enjoying their favorite winter activities.

A Look at the Data in Michigan’s 2020 Deaths

January 12th 2022

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has released data on deaths that occurred during 2020. 

Dole and Kroger Brands Among Salad Products Being Recalled

January 12th 2022

Listeria monocytogenes is an organism that can cause serious and sometimes fatal infections in young children, frail or elderly people, and others with weakened immune systems.

Michigan Announces New Kirtland’s Warbler License Plate

January 8th 2022

Michigan’s wildlife habitat license plate now features the Kirtland’s warbler – chosen as the latest species to be highlighted on the license plate to celebrate the recovery of this unique bird.

Video: County Commission Sets New Districts, Reduces Number of Seats

January 2nd 2022

Commissioners Charlie Cavell and Bob Hoffman joined Oakland County Times for an interview about the process and the impacts on their districts.

Special Election to Fill State Rep Andrea Schroeder’s Seat Following Death

January 2nd 2022

The 43rd District includes part of Waterford Township, the city of Lake Angelus, the village of Clarkston and Independence Township.

Reporter Food: Jalapenos Restaurant in Clarkston and Pontiac

December 28th 2021

Locally-owned Mexican restaurant Jalapenos has locations on Baldwin Road in Pontiac and on Sashabaw Road in Clarkston.

Jan 21 – Dinner & Improv at Holly Vault to Support Vietnam Moving Wall Visit

December 27th 2021

The Clarkston Village Players will provide the entertainment in terms of an Improv program including some audience participation games.  Cari Cucksey and her staff will provide the dinner and there will be a cash bar.

Jan 21 – Indoor Community Garage Sale at Orion Center

December 27th 2021

Drive to one location and see it all. No entrance fee for shoppers—it’s FREE!