HR-1 is dangerous, takes away local control

Dear Editor: Your readers deserve to know that efforts in Michigan and across the nation by Republicans to strengthen practices around the ballot box will not create roadblocks for voters. As I read the March 21 letter to the Detroit News and Free Press editor written by an attorney making such claims, I was shocked […]

Public Notices: Oxford Township

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF OXFORD COUNTY OF OAKLAND MICHIGAN SYNOPSIS Of the Regular Meeting of the Charter Township of Oxford Board of Trustees held on March 10, 2021 via Zoom Video Conference. PRESENT: Supervisor Curtis, Clerk Wright, Treasurer Ferrari, Trustee Payne, Trustee Nold, Trustee Dunn, Trustee Charles ABSENT: None The following actions were taken: Approved the […]

Marijuana concerns

Dear Editor, The Oxford Village Council, Manager, Attorney, Police Chief, Clerk/Treasurer, and Department heads have diligently spent a long time, a year and a half, working on an ordinance to grant marijuana-business permits for adult-recreation use. It is my hope that the Council will see fit to disallow the marijuana industry in our small, safe, […]

Supports HB 4236

Dear Oxford community, As we near the end of our current pandemic crisis, we are still left with another environmental crisis that needs to be addressed. As a young girl, I spent my summers at my grandparents’ home on eastern Long Island, NY, jumping off a large rock just off shore. But over the years […]

Pot business in Oxford Village has too many pitfalls

Dear Village of Oxford Councilpersons: I, Ron Renaud of Addison Township, would like to encourage you to VOTE NO on granting any marijuana business licenses anywhere in the Oxford community. It does not help the community and would be a burden to the Village’s financial well-being as the Fees and Excise tax that would be […]

Athlete of Week: Mason Mulholland

Athlete of Week: Mason Mulholland

“Mason has been selected as a captain and he’s had an incredible off-season as well as a start to the season. He’s a returning starter and has been instrumental in leading this team during this difficult situation. Mason is basically an all A student and he sets high goals for himself as an athlete and […]

Athlete of the Week: Collin Massie

Athlete of the Week: Collin Massie

Collin Massie – Boy’s Bowling Collin has recently signed his letter of intent to Spring Arbor University. “Collin puts a lot of time and effort into working on his bowling skills. He is a true student of the game. He has been a member of the program since 6th grade and excelled at every level.” […]

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Sophie Boglaev

Oxford’s Academic Achiever: Sophie Boglaev

Sophie Boglaev Parents: Kara and Alex Boglaev GPA: 4.089 Favorite Subject: Chemistry Plans after graduation: Undecided on college but planning on majoring in biochemistry, and continuing on to pharmaceutical development. Extracurricular Activities: Marching band, ballet Outside Interests and Hobbies: Baking, reading, playing french horn What did you learn about yourself during lockdown: I like having […]

Thank you!

Dear Editor, On behalf of the Oxford Scrapbookers, we would like to publicly acknowledge and thank all who participated in and contributed to our 8th Crafting For Our Community (CFOC) Crop. With the challenges of in-person gatherings this past fall, our 4th annual Thanksgiving Saturday Crop was transferred to a virtual party on Facebook. We […]