Lakeville haunted house

Looking for something to do that will scare the pants off you and your fine crew of boys? Then head on over to Lakeville Elementary’s spooktacular haunted house on Saturday, Oct. 22. The frightening fun begins at 6:30 p.m. and ends when the last scream sounds at 8:30 p.m. Admission is $3 each for both […]

Friends Flavor Fest

The Friends of the Addison Township Public Library is holding its 10th Annual Fall Flavor Fest Wine Tasting and Silent Auction on Thursday, Oct. 27 at the Addison Oaks Buhl Estate. It is a wonderful evening featuring a full buffet dinner, desserts, live piano music, wine tasting and great auction items. It will run from […]

OHS to host Robocat Rumble

Thirty-six teams, representing students from all over Michigan will compete in a regional qualifying event for FIRST LEGO League (FLL) teams, also referred to locally as The Robocat Rumble. The Robocat Rumble will be held Nov. 12 in the Oxford High School gymnasium. Practice rounds will begin at 8 a.m. Opening ceremonies begin at noon, […]

Proposed ord. to allow year-round outdoor seating for restaurants

It appears restaurants in Oxford Village will soon be able to offer their patrons outdoor seating year-round. Last week, council voted 4-0 to approve a zoning ordinance amendment that would allow outdoor cafes and seating areas on private and public property to operate between Nov. 2 and April 14 with special use approval from the […]

Public invited to forums on parks bond, school taxes

Oxford Township’s parks and recreation department will team up with Oxford Community Schools to address questions from the public regarding proposals on the Nov. 8 ballot. Two public forums will be held. The first is 7 p.m. Wednesday, October 26 at the township Hall (300 Dunlap Road) while the second one is on Thursday, October […]

Rash of robberies from unlocked cars

Oakland County Sheriff’s officers are investigating a rash of robberies involving unlocked vehicles in the Oxford area. Between Oct. 10 and Oct. 15, there were seven reports of items stolen from vehicles. Most of the robberies occurred in the Waterstone development. Thefts have taken place on Chelsea Blvd., Chelsea Ct., Golfside Dr., Coventry Ct. and […]

More water meters to broadcast readings

Oxford Village’s program to make it easier for its staff to read water meters will continue to grow this year. Last week, council voted 4-0 to approve the $19,890 purchase of 153 radio transceivers that collect and transmit water meter readings. Each unit costs $130 and they are being purchased from Etna Supply in Grand […]

NHS inducts 57 new members

On Tuesday, October 11, the Freda Quayle chapter of the National Honor Society (NHS) inducted 57 exceptional Oxford High students. NHS members must uphold the organization’s four core beliefs: scholarship, service, leadership and character. They must also have a grade-point average of at least 3.5 and be either a junior or senior. Oxford High Principal […]

Church volunteers give youth dorm extreme makeover

Volunteers from St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Oxford brought a whole new look to a boys dormitory at Crossroads for Youth on Oct. 8. Consisting of over 50 volunteers and parish members, the group dedicated nearly 12 hours to the Boys Center as part of their annual “Extreme Home Makeover” project, which aims to improve […]

Spaghetti dinner in Lakeville Oct. 20

A spaghetti dinner fund-raiser, sponsored by the Lakeville Cemetery Auxiliary, will be held at 1447 Milmine St. in Lakeville (Addison Township) on Thursday, Oct. 20. There will be two seatings. One at 5 p.m. followed by a second at 6 p.m. Cost is $8 each for adults and $3.50 for children ages 4-12. Kids age […]