Joyce A. BUTLER

BUTLER, Joyce A. of Clarkston; March 15, 2017; age 82.  Preceded in death by her husband Dick.  Loving mother of Richard Butler, Connie (John) Morgan and Susan (Tim) Robbins; proud granny of Stephanie (Adam) Loomis, Sarah (Brian) Johnson, Samantha (Adam) Cecil, Miranda (Eric Smith) Morgan, Michael (Sharon) Robbins and Ashley Robbins; great granny of Ani […]

Notice to creditors

state of michigan FILE NO: probate court 2017-374, 642-DE county of oakland notice to creditors Decedent’s Estate Estate of Florence Eppstein. Date of birth: 10/14/1915 TO ALL CREDITORS: NOTICE TO CREDITORS: The decedent, Florence Eppstein, died 5/14/2016 Creditors of the decedent are notified that all claims against the estate will be forever barred unless presented […]

Zoning Board of Appeals 4-5-17

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS REGULAR MEETING AGENDA DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, April 5, 2017 at 7:00 p.m. LOCATION: Independence Township Hall 6483 Waldon Center Drive, Clarkston, MI 48346 A. CALL TO ORDER B. PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES C. ROLL CALL: D. REVIEW OF AGENDA: Agenda […]

Notice to creditors

state of michigan FILE NO: probate court 2017-375, 355-de county of oakland notice to creditors Decedent’s Estate Estate of Nicholas Rudolph Secan, Deceased. Date of birth: 4/19/1928 TO ALL CREDITORS: NOTICE TO CREDITORS: The decedent, Nicholas Rudolph Secan, Deceased, died September 24, 2016. Creditors of the decedent are notified that all claims against the estate […]

Independence Township Board 3-7-17

SYNOPSIS TAKEN BY THE TOWNSHIP BOARD THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE March 7, 2017 A. A Regular Meeting of the Charter Township of Independence Board was called to order at 7:03 PM at Independence Township Hall. B. The Pledge of Allegiance was given. C. ROLL CALL: Present: Pallotta, Brown, Aliaga, Loughrin, Ritchie, Schroeder Absent: Kittle […]

Clarkston City Council 12-12-16

City of the Village of Clarkston City Council Regular Meeting Minutes 12 12 2016 Minutes Call to Order at 7 pm. Max Wyckoff led the audience with the Pledge of Allegiance. Roll Call: Mayor Percival, Kneisc, Marsh, Wylie, Catallo, Detkowski, Haven. Award Presentation to Max Wyckoff, for his Eagle Scout project of the rain garden […]

Stranger danger

Deputies are investigating a “stranger danger” incident at North Sashabaw Elementary after dismissal for the day, March 14. Security cameras showed a woman entering the building, walking in and out of classrooms, and taking items from one classroom. Staff members at the school stopped the woman and escorted her to the office and then out […]

Paid parking plan paused

Paid parking plan paused

Mayor Steven Percival makes a point about the parking plan. Photos by Phil Custodio BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor City officials will hit the road for more information after business owners and residents blasted a plan for downtown paid parking. “We’re here to talk about it – this gives us a base point to […]

Keep sun shining

BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor This week marked Sunshine Week for 2017, a nationwide celebration of open government and readily accessible public information. Clarkston’s own state Rep. Jim Tedder was honored by Michigan Press Association for his support of transparent and open government, as well as journalism, with the Peter Pettalia Memorial Sunshine Award […]

Wind storm

A 64-year-old Clawson man was injured when a tree fell on him and his work van in the 5000 block of Woodfall Road during the highwind storm, 11:56 p.m., March 8. Independence Township paramedics took him to McLaren for treatment. The man was not seriously injured. A passerby found him on the ground after the […]