Open house at Cedar Crest

Cedar Crest Academy & Early Childhood Center will hold open houses on Saturday, May 5. Visit with teachers and participate in activities 1-3 p.m. Parents and children are welcome to tour campus classrooms, gymnasium and studios for student learning in Preschool through Grade 8. Director, Tracy Moen shared, “The Open House is a great way […]

Fundraiser against human trafficking

BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor Edee Franklin, the founder of Sanctum House, recently spoke to the local Psi Chapter of Sigma Beta national philanthropic sorority about human trafficking in the United States. The talk made quite an impact. “We decided as a group to be involved in the fight against human trafficking,” said Louise […]

Jessica L. ENGISCH (TRAVNIKAR)

ENGISCH (TRAVNIKAR), Jessica L.; of Clarkston; April 15, 2018; age 42; daughter of Karen & Frank Travnikar; sister of Stacy (Justin) Ritzenhein; aunt of Abigail & Grayson; granddaughter of Rose McGrath; preceded in death by grandparents: William McGrath, Joseph & Caroline Travnikar; survived by many aunts, uncles & cousins. Friends may visit Lewis E. Wint & […]

Kraig John CROCKER

CROCKER, Kraig John; of Clarkston; formerly of Ferndale; April 13, 2018; age 50; husband of Carey (nee Gibbons) for  26 years; father of Kaitlin, Mackayla, Kellan and Quinn; brother of Kelly (Jim) Puzan, Keith Crocker, Kasey (Tim) Matyas and Kirt (Suzanne) Crocker; son in law of Cathy and Mike Gibbons; brother in law of Sean (Amy) […]

Joshua Dean WHITT

WHITT, Joshua Dean “Josh” of Clarkston; passed away April 11, 2018; age 19.  Beloved son of Gemma and Michael Whitt.  Loving brother of Conner.  Grandson of Barbara Whitt, Lazaro and Veronica Cruz and James and Linda Whitt.  Nephew of Raymund (Aileen) Cruz, Rex (Renee) Cruz, Kathleen Francis, Daniel (Andrea) Whitt and Joseph (Heather) Whitt.  Cousin of Kylie, Marcus, Jade, Adrianna, […]

Rachelle Lynn COX

COX, Rachelle Lynn; of  TX formerly of Royal Oak & Clarkston; unexpectedly April 12, 2018; age 28; daughter of Jamie (late Jeff) Cox; sister of Greg (Brittney) Briggs & Kimberly Cox; aunt of Zachary & Dylan; granddaughter of Geneva (late Oliver) Cox, Judy Briggs & Allen Briggs; niece of Jim (Maryo) Cox, Fred (Sheila) Schaller, Kirk […]

Ind Twp bond intent

STATE OF MICHIGAN COUNTY OF OAKLAND THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE NOTICE OF INTENT TO ISSUE BONDS NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Charter Township of Independence, Oakland County, Michigan, intends to issue capital improvement bonds (limited tax general obligation) in one or more series in the aggregate principal amount of not to exceed $4,500,000 […]

Ind Twp ZBA, 5-2-18

THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS REGULAR MEETING AGENDA DATE AND TIME: Wednesday, May 2, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. LOCATION:Independence Township Hall 6483 Waldon Center Drive, Clarkston, MI 48346 CALL TO ORDER PLEDGE OF ALLEGIANCE TO THE FLAG OF THE UNITED STATES ROLL CALL: REVIEW OF AGENDA: Agenda additions or deletions require […]

Clarkston City Council, 2-12-18

CITY OF THE VILLAGE OF CLARKSTON CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING MINUTES 02 12 2018 MINUTES SUMMARY Call to Order at 7:00 PM. Pledge of Allegiance. All Present. Approval of Agenda: Motion by Wylie, Seconded by Detkowski to approve the agenda. All Aye, Motion Carried. Consent Agenda: Motion by Haven seconded by Detkowski to approve the […]

Clarkston City Council, 2-26-18

CITY OF THE VILLAGE OF CLARKSTON CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING MINUTES 02-26 2018 MINUTES Call to Order at 7:00 PM. Pledge of Allegiance. Reynolds, Absent Approval of Agenda: Motion by Wylie, Seconded by Detkowski to approve the agenda. All Aye, Motion Carried. Consent Agenda: Motion by Haven, Seconded by Detkowski to approve the Treasurer Report. […]