Oxford resident Bodhi Lessuise, 1, looks up at the Easter Bunny with love and wonder during the annual Easter Bunny Bonanza held Saturday afternoon in Seymour Lake Township Park. For more fun, color photos, please see “What a bonanza!” Photo by C.J. Carnacchio.
Pay now or over time?: Twp. responsible for portion of $42M bond for improving wastewater facilities in Pontiac
Oxford Township officials have a big decision to make – pay more than three-quarters of a million dollars now for a major sewer project or be part of a bond that spreads the cost out over the next two decades and adds more than $230,000 in interest to the total bill. They’re expected to decide […]
One of the most basic functions of municipal government is providing fresh, clean water to its residents for drinking, cooking and bathing. But what happens when a water main breaks or there’s trouble at a treatment plant and now, there’s nothing coming out of your kitchen and bathroom faucets? Oxford township and village officials are […]
A 49-year-old Oxford man is accused of raping his wife and assaulting her with a knife after she refused to have sex with him on April 16. Yoong-Ha Lee, 49, was arraigned April 18 on three counts of first-degree criminal sexual conduct and one count of felonious assault with a dangerous weapon in front of […]
An Oxford Village resident is using his musical talent to support a neighbor who’s fighting the battle of his life. Michael Young will be performing his brand of rock and indie rock music at Collier Lanes (879 S. Lapeer Rd.) on Friday, April 28, beginning at 9 p.m., to help raise funds for fellow village […]
There’s an ancient Greek proverb that states, “Where there is sea, there are pirates.” But not all pirates sailed the seven seas with a Jolly Roger flying overhead as they plundered precious metals and jewels, raided ports and unleashed their deadly cannons on unlucky ships that crossed their path. Some roamed the Great Lakes, stealing […]
A group of Oxford residents is hosting a spaghetti dinner to benefit two Oxford residents currently battling cancer, Joe and Andrea Sjoblom. The dinner will be held Sunday, April 30 from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the American Legion Post 108 (130 E. Drahner Rd.). Andrea is a 2000 Lake Orion High graduate, while […]
There’s a new guy on the Oxford Township Planning Commission and his name is Jonathan Nold. The 28-year resident was appointed last week, in a 5-0 vote by the township board, to fill the seat vacated by Todd Bell, who resigned March 2 due to the increasing demands of his professional life. Nold, who […]
The Lakeville Cemetery Auxiliary will conduct a spaghetti dinner fund-raiser on Thursday, April 20 at 1447 Milmine Rd. in Lakeville. There will be two seatings. One at 5 p.m. and a second at 6 p.m. Cost is $8 for adults and $3.50 for youth ages 4-12. Kids age 3 and under eat for free. Takeout […]
Casa Real in downtown Oxford is hosting a fund-raiser for Love INC of North Oakland County on Thursday, April 20 from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. The 21 S. Washington St. Mexican restaurant will donate 20 percent of any customer’s bill who brings in the flyer shown here.