Locals ready for live, ‘in-person’ board meetings

Locals ready for live, ‘in-person’ board meetings

By Don Rush It’s been a while, but for the most part local governments are opening their meetings up to the public. Both the villages of Oxford and Leonard and the townships of Addison and Oxford have had their meeting virtually since March 2020. In-person meetings were closed to the public because of the COVID-19 […]

Weekly COVID Update

Weekly COVID Update

One year ago, 52 weeks ago, we started reporting local COVID numbers for our area. The numbers come from Oakland County. In that first week there were a total of 47 cases in our area. This week we report there are 1,798 total cases. According to numbers provided by the county, last week we reported […]

Weekly COVID Update

Weekly COVID Update

In our 50th week of reporting local COVID numbers, our area saw an increase in recent and total cases, over last week. According to numbers provided by the county, last week we reported there were a total of 1,445 cases from Leonard, west to Oxford; this week, 1,552 cases. Recent cases — “cases are the […]

Weekly Covid Update

Weekly Covid Update

In our 48th week of reporting local COVID numbers, our area saw an increase in total cases, over Week 47. According to numbers provided by the county, last week we reported there were a total of 1,364 cases from Leonard, west to Oxford; this week, 1,390 cases. Recnt cases decreased. Recent cases — “cases are […]

Weekly COVID Update

Weekly COVID Update

In our 44th week of reporting local COVID numbers, our area saw a decrease in “recent” cases but an increase in total cases. “Recent” cases are the positive confirmed cases within the last 30 days and is updated by Oakland County Monday through Saturday. According to numbers provided by the county, last week we reported […]

All’s quiet on the Michigan front (or is it?)

All’s quiet on the Michigan front (or is it?)

  I learn’t — and don’t use that word in school, kids because teachers frown upon its use — there were only three school districts in Oakland County who continuously maintained an in-person option for students since the school year began. Wanna’ know which districts? Clawson, Brandon and Oxford. I’m kind of surprised by this […]

Weekly COVID Update

In our 34th week of reporting local COVID numbers, our area saw a large jump in recent cases, and in total cases. According to numbers provided by Oakland County, last week we reported there were a total of 573 cases from Leonard, west to Oxford. This week, 725 cases, an increase of nearly 27 percent. […]

Weekly COVID Update

In our 33rd week of reporting local COVID numbers, our area saw jumps in recent cases, and in total cases. According to numbers provided by Oakland County, last week we reported there were a total of 485 cases from Leonard, west to Oxford. This week, 573 cases, an increase of 18 percent. Recent cases increased […]

Weekly COVID Update

In our 30th week of reporting local COVID numbers, our area saw big jumps in recent cases, and in total cases. According to numbers provided by Oakland County, last week we reported there were a total of 255 cases from Leonard, west to Oxford. This week, 305 cases, nearly a 20 percent increase. Recent cases […]

Stupid coronavirus.

Yup. It’s true. I sometimes get lost. It’s not that I don’t have a decent sense of direction, it’s just sometimes I enjoy the journey and forget to pay attention. It’s the same thing nowadays as it was when I was just a wee, little man. Back in the days before there was a Heather […]

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