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 […]

Mary Catherine ENGLISH

ENGLISH, Mary Catherine; of Pontiac; July 24, 2017; age 96; preceded in death by her husband Charles Franklin; mother of Janet (late Michael) Thomas, Charles (Christine) English, Cecelia (Robert) Wiar, Patricia (John) Knorp, Wayne (Christine) English, Mark (Karen) English; also 22 grandchildren, 40 great grandchildren, 1 great great granddaughter; sister of late Helen Lotz & […]

Lee FOLSOM II

FOLSOM II, David Lee; of Waterford; formerly of Westland; July 19, 2017 after a struggle with PTSD; age 54; husband of Belinda (Mirovsky); father of Jennifer & Connor; preceded in death by his infant son Austin; son of Audrey Cien and the late David Folsom; stepson of Michael (Georgiana) Cien; brother of Janelle (Paul) MacLean; […]

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 […]

Aquarius age

Aquarius age

A colorfully tie-dyed crowd fills Depot Park to enjoy the 60’s sound of Magic Bus. Please see page 19 for more pictures. Photo by Phil Custodio

Clarkston City Council, 5-22-17

CITY OF THE VILLAGE OF CLARKSTON CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING MINUTES 05-22 2017 MINUTES Call to Order at 7:00 PM. Pledge of Allegiance. Roll Call: Kneisc, Marsh, Wylie, Haven, Catallo, Mayor Percival Present . Detkowski Absent. Approval of Agenda: Motion by Catallo, Supported by Haven, to approve the agenda. With one change to move item […]

Clarkston City Council, 6-12-17

CITY OF THE VILLAGE OF CLARKSTON CITY COUNCIL REGULAR MEETING MINUTES 06-12 2017 MINUTES Call to Order at 7:00 PM. Pledge of Allegiance. Roll Call: Wylie, Kneisc, Haven, Detkowski, Catallo, Mayor Percival Present . Marsh, Absent. Approval of Agenda: Motion by Detkowski, Supported by Wylie, to approve the agenda. Motion Carried. Consent Agenda: Motion by […]

Ind. Twp. Board, 7-11-17

SYNOPSIS TAKEN BY THE TOWNSHIP BOARD THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE JULY 11, 2017 A. A Regular Meeting of the Charter Township of Independence Board wascalled to order at 7:01PM at Independence Township Hall. B. The Pledge of Allegiance was given C. ROLL CALL: Present: Pallotta, Brown, Aliaga, Loughrin, Ritchie Absent: Kittle, Schroeder There was […]

News in brief

Parks master plan Independence Township Parks, Recreation and Seniors Department hosts a Five-Year Master Plan Community Open House, July 27 from 6-8 p.m. at the newly renovated Brady Lodge in Bay Court Park. The informal discussion will be about the future of township park facilities and amenities, recreation programs and events, and safety paths and […]

Christmas baby makes five generations

Christmas baby makes five generations

From left, the five-generation Clarkston family Irene Delasko, Rita Timulak, Sandra Timulak, Ashley Snyder, and Hailie Snyder. Photo by Phil Custodio BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor Rita Timulak enjoyed a five-generation family reunion this summer at her Independence Township home last week. She and her mother Irene Delasko, daughter Sandra Timulak, granddaughter Ashley Snyder, […]