Lost bet

Lost bet

Together stronger, sure. But, both the Oxford and Lake Orion village downtown development authorities are still competitive with each other. Recently the two groups had a friendly wager on who would win the Oxford/Lake Orion high school football game. The Lake Orion Dragons won, so at its September board meeting members of the Oxford DDA […]

Museum celebrates 50

Museum celebrates 50

There was more on display at the Northeast Oakland Historical Museum this past Saturday than the thousands of historical artifacts from the region. Members of the Northeast Oakland Historical Society celebrated the museum’s 50th anniversary and the 100th anniversary of the building at the northwest corner of Washington and Burdick Streets. Board members were on […]

New ambulatory facility proposed

New ambulatory facility proposed

According to a social media post from Oxford Township, McLaren Oakland has plans to construct a two-story, 54,000 square-foot ambulatory facility at 385 N. Lapeer Road – the current location of the group’s Oxford Urgent Care & Occupational Health Center. According to the post, “No applications or plans have been submitted for review or approval […]

Public Notices: Addison Township

NOTICE OF REGISTRATION FOR THE GENERAL ELECTION ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 8, 2022 FOR ADDISON TOWNSHIP TO THE QUALIFIED ELECTORS OF ADDISON TOWNSHIP, OAKLAND COUNTY, STATE OF MICHIGAN: PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that there will be a General Election on November 8, 2022 and that any qualified elector of Addison Township who is not already registered, may […]

Public Notices: Oxford Township

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF OXFORD ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING Notice is hereby given that, under the provisions of §17.8 and §16.9 of Oxford Township Zoning Ordinance 67A, the Oxford Township Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a PUBLIC HEARING at the Oxford Township Office at 300 Dunlap Rd, Oxford, MI 48371. DATE: […]

Merle Whittaker, 85

 Merle Lloyd Whittaker, 85 of Oxford, passed away September 21, 2022.  Beloved husband of Alta (Barker) for 62 years; loving father of Michele (Gary) Skelton and Theresa (the late Scott) Post; dear Papa of Sandra (James) McCabe, Sarah Skelton, Melissa Skelton, and Lydia Post.  Preceded in death by his brother, Milton (Betty) Whittaker, his brothers […]

Public Notice:Oxford Community Schools

NOTICE Oxford Community Schools Please take notice that due to the resignation of Korey Bailey, effective September 19, 2022, one (1) seat is vacant on the Oxford Board of Education seven (7) member board. The State of Michigan General School Laws states that board member vacancies shall be filled within 30 days from the effective […]

Homecoming Royalty

Homecoming Royalty

All the pomp and circumstance Oxford could muster for Friday night’s Homecoming was on display at Wildcat Stadium. During the halftime show the king and queen were crowned. Pictured are this year’s Oxford royalty are Eli Tabert and Lexi Owens. To read how the Wildcats fared against Stoney Creek, please see inside. Photo by Christy […]

Donnelly resigns

Donnelly resigns

School board has 30 days to fill vacancy By Don Rush It was business as usual at last Tuesday night’s Oxford School Board meeting. President Tom Donnelly led the meeting, the board listened, talked and voted. When the night was done the meeting ended. There was no indication of what would happen the next day. […]

Quilting for a cause

Quilting for a cause

Miracle Quilts gives comfort to veterans, children By Don Rush Earlier this month the Miracle Quilts-Quilts for Our Wounded Troops group started its 14th year of offering comfort to those in need. “Prior to COVID, we have delivered over 9,000 quilts to veterans or their families,” Miracle Quilts founder Carole Carroll of Addison Township said. […]