Bailey fills vacancy on school board

Oxford Schools announced the appointment of Korey Bailey to the board of education Tuesday, following interviews during a July 18 special meeting. The two other applicants for the position were Dylan Hency, a 2011 Oxford High graduate, and Erin Reis, a 2001 OHS graduate and parent of a student within the district. The recent appointment […]

Man accused of using gun to threaten friend

An 18-year-old Oxford man is accused of threatening his friend with a firearm last week. Brendan Hikade was arraigned by Magistrate Marie Soma in Rochester Hills 52-3 District Court on one count of felonious assault, one count of possession of a firearm while intoxicated, and one count of possession/consumption of alcohol by a minor. Hikade […]

Victoria’s Delights celebrates 20th anniversary

Before opening Victoria’s Delights in downtown Oxford, Victoria Connolly, owner of Victoria’s Delights, dreamed of someday opening her own restaurant as she worked for some of the top restaurants in the Detroit area. Her dream became a reality in August of 1997, when she opened Victoria’s Delights at 12. S Washington, where it still stands […]

TORC fights hard at Indiana Invitational

Oxford High School’s robotis team, TORC 2137, competed against nearly 70 teams from across the U.S., Canada, and Mexico at the Indiana Robotics Invitational July 14-15. Although the TORC team fought hard, its efforts were cut short during the qualification rounds during the off-season event. “Our robot ran well and our team fought hard. It […]

Cluck, cluck, bucks!: Oxford teen turns chickens into cash

In many ways the true heart of the Oakland County 4-H Fair– the annual poultry exhibition is an event that scores of young people from across Oakland County look forward to all year. One such youth is 17-year-old Oxford resident Sarah Liford. Through hard work, and with the support of local business Oxford Farm and […]

Public safety

July 24: A 30-year-old Oxford woman called Oakland County Sheriff’s deputies to her home, located in the 100 block of Maynard Circle, at 1:15 p.m. to report a home invasion. The woman told deputies she believed her ex-boyfriend, a 30-year-old Oxford man, was responsible. He had allegedly sent her several threatening text messages while she […]

Public Notice: Oxford Twp.

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF OXFORD COUNTY OF OAKLAND STATE OF MICHIGAN NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Elkview Special Assessment District Notice is hereby given the Charter Township of oxford (“Township’) Board of Trustees will hold a Public Hearing on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 7:00 p.m., or as soon thereafter as may be heard at the Oxford […]

Public Notice: Addison Twp.

Township of Addison Board Meeting Synopsis The Addison Township Board; its elected members are Supervisor Pearson, Clerk Bennett, Treasurer Fisher, Trustee Gierak, Trustee King, Trustee Newby and Trustee Senft held meetings on June 19, 2017 and July 17, 2017 at 1440 Rochester Rd. Leonard MI 48367. The following action was taken: June 19, 2017 Approved […]

ZBA approves cell tower despite opposition

A dimensional variance that could allow for the construction of a cell tower near Kingsbury Day School was granted last week in a 4-1 vote by the Addison Township Zoning Board of Appeals (ZBA), despite public opposition which was voiced during a June 8 hearing. For more information on the concerns expressed during that hearing, […]