Best wishes for 2020

Hi, Don, As a former editor & reporter, I have a special fondness for community newspapers and value their worth. Thanks for all you do to get news and information to the greater community every week. Mr. Sherman surely is smiling on you. 🙂 Your dandelions comment (In the Don’t Rush Me column, Hey! Back […]

Letters to the Editor:

Lions say, ‘thank you!’ Dear Editor, The Oxford Lions Club is thanking all of the people who helped make our annual Christmas Baskets Project a great success. Our club could not complete this project without the help of The Oxford Leader, The Oakland Press, Meijer of Oxford, Oxford Middle School, Oxford School Bus Garage, American […]

Letters to the Editor:

Scrapbooks give thanks for helping them help Dear Editor, On behalf of the Oxford Scrapbookers Facebook Group, we would love to thank the community of Oxford for the wonderful support in helping make our third annual Thanksgiving Saturday “Crafting for Our Community” a successful fundraising event. On Nov. 30, we welcomed 47 crafters and 10 […]

Library Friends thankful for community support

As fall rolls around again the Oxford Public Friends Group would like to thank all of the individuals and businesses who have supported us this past year. Because the community has been so supportive we have been able to raise more than $12,000 to assist with the Oxford Library’s programming and other projects. As we […]

Idea for HOP property

I believe it would be a good idea to clean the land up. But, having the government be the one to apply and put its resources that costs money and time, effort that takes away from their other duties that are more pressing for many more members of the community as a whole, they should […]

Simat family says thanks

Words cannot truly describe the overwhelming support that our family has experienced during this very difficult time following Neil’s passing. The outreach from this community has been such a blessing. It is, at times, hard to believe how many people Neil has touched both personally and professionally. I would especially like to thank all of […]

Attention! Attention!

As has been our policy for many years, we do not publish any election-related ‘Letters to the Editor’ in the issue right before voters head to the polls. In keeping with this, this edition is the last one in which any letters concerning the Aug. 6 election will be appear. Also, in order to be […]

Vote ‘yes’ to ‘save our’ parks and rec.

On Tuesday, Aug. 6, voters will be asked to approve two separate operating millages. The millages are to fund the township’s contract with the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office and fund operations for the Oxford Township Parks and Recreation Department. Both departments are crucial to the safety, health and wellness of our community. Please understand that […]

Election letters policy

ATTENTION! As has been our policy for many years, we do not publish any election-related ‘Letters to the Editor’ in the issue right before voters head to the polls. In keeping with this policy, the July 24 edition will be the last one in which any letters concerning the Aug. 6 election will be appear. […]

Vote ‘no’ on parks, police millage requests

Many people have a wish list – not that most people think that they will always get what they wish for. But maybe, just maybe, they hope they will. So, when I read that the Oxford Twp. Parks and Rec. Dept. and the Oakland County Sheriff’s Office wanted an increase in our taxes, I wasn’t […]