Daniel Axford Elementary first-grader Vance Stipanovich is absolutely soaked and loving every minute of it during the school’s Field Day. Last week, the 2016-17 school year came to a close. See you in the fall! For more photos, pick up a copy of this week’s issue of The Oxford Leader for $1. Photo by C.J. […]
Timothy McLean is passionate about local government and he’s hoping to bring that passion to Oxford Village. Last week, McLean, the current city manager for Wayland, Michigan, was interviewed by council for the village manager position that opened up earlier this year when Joe Young was fired. “Public service is all that I’ve ever wanted […]
Kingsbury Country Day School, a charter public school located at 5000 Hosner Rd. in Addison Township, is about to get a bit bigger over the summer. On Friday, June 16 – the last day of school – a ground-breaking ceremony was held for an expansion project that includes constructing two new classrooms, tripling the size […]
Daniel Axford Elementary held its annual Field Day to celebrate the end of yet another school year. Wacky games and popsicles all around!
By C.J. Carnacchio Leader Editor Attention motorists, the resurfacing of Pontiac Rd., from the Oxford Village limits – located between the Oxford Public Library and Oxford Elementary School – to W. Drahner Rd., will commence next week. The Clarkston-based F Allied Construction is scheduled to begin the project on Monday, June 26 and complete it […]
When it comes to keeping an eye on things and catching bad guys, the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office has many modes of transportation at its disposal. It’s got patrol vehicles, motorcycles, helicopters, boats, all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, even a hovercraft. And now, thanks to Oxford Township, sheriff’s deputies will be able to serve and protect from […]
Joe Legault and Peter Veltigian are part of an elite group. On June 13, these young men, members of Troop 366, formally advanced to the rank of Eagle Scout during a joint Court of Honor ceremony held at Oxford United Methodist Church. “It’s a great achievement,” Veltigian said. “When I started high school, my parents […]
Peter Fredericks is one grateful property owner and he let Oxford Township officials know it. Last week, Fredericks, who owns the 1,200-acre Koenig Sand & Gravel property along Lakeville Rd., stopped by the township board meeting to talk about Tough Mudder. He leased his property to the New York-based company for the June 3-4 event […]
Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard visited the Oxford Meijer last week with his mobile command center for a meet-and-greet with area residents. Folks munched doughnuts and sipped coffee as they chatted with Bouchard. He listened to their concerns, received their thanks for the job his agency is doing and even had a prayer said for […]
Music filled downtown Oxford’s Centennial Park June 15 as the popular summer concert series returned. Concerts will run every Thursday from 7-9 p.m. Prior to the show, there will be open mic time beginning at 6 p.m.