Notice to creditors

state of michigan FILE NO: probate court county of oakland notice to creditors Decedent’s Estate Estate of Patricia J. Connors. Date of Birth: December 27, 1929 TO ALL CREDITORS: NOTICE TO CREDITORS: The decedent, Patricia J. Connors, died January 10, 2017. Creditors of the decedent are notified that all claims against the estate will be […]

Independence Township Planning Commission, 4-13-17

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING April 13, 2017 INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION Please take notice that the Independence Township Planning Commission, Oakland County, Michigan, will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, April 13, 2017 at 6:30 p.m. for the purpose of considering Zoning Ordinance Text Amendments at the Independence Township Hall Meeting Room, 6483 Waldon Center […]

CCS Ad for Bids

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS 2016 Bond Projects – Active Directory Migration The Clarkston Community Schools’ Board of Education will receive firm prime contractor bids to provide equipment and professional services associated with the Active Directory Migration within Clarkston Community Schools. The bidding documents consist of plans and specifications prepared by GMB Architecture and Engineering of Holland, […]

Independence Township, 3-21-17

CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN, That at a regular meeting of the Charter Township of Independence Board of Trustees held on March 21, 2017, the Township Board approved a Second Reading of the Alex’s Market Planned Unit Development rezoning request and amendment to the to the Township’s Zoning Ordinance for the purpose […]

Independence Township Board, 3-21-17

SYNOPSIS TAKEN BY THE TOWNSHIP BOARD THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE March 21, 2017 A. A Regular Meeting of the Charter Township of Independence Board was called to order at 7:10 PM at Independence Township Hall. B. The Pledge of Allegiance was given. C. ROLL CALL: Present: Kittle, Pallotta, Brown, Aliaga, Loughrin, Ritchie, Schroeder Absent: […]

Destination Imagination teams head to finals

Clarkston’s Destination Imagination teams will compete in the State Finals at Central Michigan University on April 8. They achieved record-breaking results March 11 during the Regional Tournament at Waterford Mott High School. All six of Clarkston’s 3-12 grade teams qualified for the DI State Finals Tournament, a first for the program. CCS was also proud […]

Community puts on parade for champs

BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor Once the Clarkston Wolves had their state trophy in hand, community leaders sprang into action to organize a parade for the team in less than half a week. Festivities are set to begin at 4 p.m. today, Wednesday, March 29, at Depot Park with a pep rally. The parade […]

Revival restaurant opening

BY PHIL CUSTODIO Clarkston News Editor Dan Nestorovski , owner of Pizza Dolce in Independence Township, is expanding with a new restaurant off Dixie Highway. His new Revival Eatery restaurant will feature the culinary talents of Chef Chad Barrett and Chef Matt Bray, Clarkston High School class of 2003 graduate. Nestorovski opened Pizza Dolce at […]

Power of optimism

Power of optimism

Clarkston Optimist Club Essay Contest winners, from left, Jack Gibbs, Gold; Grace Nolan, Silver; and Nathan Zimmer, Bronze. Photo by Phil Custodio Three student writers earned honors and cash prizes in the Clarkston Area Optimists Club Essay Contest. Topic for the 700-800 word essays was “Chasing Optimism in the Face of Challenges.” The winners were invited […]

Parade for victorious Wolves

Parade for victorious Wolves

The Clarkston Wolves won their state championship, and the town is throwing a parade in their honor. It’ll start at Depot Park at about 4:15 p.m. on Wednesday, March 29, marching up Holcomb, to Washington, to the alley behind The Clarkston News and Rudy’s buildings, and finishing back at the park. The event starts with […]