Run for Your Life

The Amyloidosis Foundation of Clarkston is hosting the Run for Your Life Zombie Run, 5K and 10K walk and run at Independence Oaks County Park on Saturday, Oct. 21. The 10K starts at 9:30 a.m.; 5K starts at 9:45 a.m. Entry fee is $45 for the 10K; $35 for the 5K, for a Run for […]

Open house, air show at airport

The Oakland County International Airport Open House and Air Show will be on Sunday, Aug. 27, at Oakland County International Airport, 6500 Highland Road, Waterford. The open house is from 10 a.m.-4 p.m., with Health and Safety Fair, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.; Bill Crell the NASA Guy, experiments and demonstrations; airplane and helicopter rides; kids bounce […]

Paint event Rocks

Clarkston Rocks is holding a community rock painting event at Picasso’s Grapevine Thursday, Aug. 24 from 2-4 p.m. Picasso’s generously donated their space and painting supplies for this event!! “I live right near town and I see kids and adults looking for rocks all of the time,” said Kim Berry, one of the Clarkston Rocks […]

Learn about birds in backyard

Clarkston-area residents interested in attracting birds and knowing more about the visitors at their feeders are invited to the next monthly meeting of the Clarkston-area Backyard Birders Club. “We promise it’s the most fun you can have without binoculars,” said Bob McGowan, founder of the club, which is free and open to area residents. “It’s […]

Classic cars

Over 100 classic cars will fill the parking lot at First Congregational Church of Clarkston during at the Annual Labor Day Fair and Classic Car show. The show will be on Monday, Sept. 4, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the church, 5449 Clarkston Road. Everyone is invited to enjoy a day of family […]

Tons of Trucks in Clintonwood

Kids are invited to admire, sit in, and climb a wide variety of trucks provided by local companies at Tons of Trucks, Saturday, Aug. 5, from 10 a.m. through 1 p.m. at Clintonwood Park, 6000 Clarkston Road. Independence Township Parks, Recreation and Seniors hosts the annual event. Trucks signed up so far include Iscream4icecream, Independence […]

Backyard Birders

Clarkston Backyard Birders hosts guest speaker Rachelle Roake, conservation science coordinator for Michigan Audubon, at 7 p.m., Wednesday, July 26, at The Gateway, 7150 N. Main Street. Topics include tips for native gardens, bird feeders, and nest boxes; how to attract birds, butterflies, and other creatures by creating a backyard nature sanctuary, and sharing bird […]

Youth mystery

Youth  mystery

From left, front row to back row, Sloan Lamb, laying down, Taylor Salter, Francesca Catella, Sydney Hinds, Ian Boyd, Emily Howe, and Cady Stalvey, sitting on fireplace, Ellise Dowd, Aryn Hillman, sitting on couch, Shayla Lindquist, Haley Philips, Bryan Donoghue, and Alaina Norrito. Standing from left, Liesl Netherland, Kennedy Smith, Ethan Dowd, Kelsey Phillips, Charles […]

Movin’ and groovin’

The Magic Bus brings vibrant color and music to Clarkston’s Fourth of July parade. Join Magic Bus this Friday for groovy 1970s music as they headline Concerts in the Park, 7 p.m. Local talent Sean Z opens the night at 6 p.m. during the event held by Clarkston Area Chamber of Commerce. Photo by Wendi […]

Park concert

Dan Tillery headlines this Friday’s Concerts in the Park held by Clarkston Area Chamber of Commerce at 7 p.m., July 7.  Local talent Alex Moore opens the night at 6 p.m. in Depot Park in downtown Clarkston. Concessions available on site, benefiting local non-profit organizations.