Independence Township: Notice of Lawn Services

Notice of Lawn Services UnderNotice of Lawn Services UnderGovernor’s Executive Order 2020-21 &Oakland County Emergency Order 2020-07NOTICE TO INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES, ONLY:  Pursuant to its authority to protect the public health and safety, the Charter Township of Independence has long had ordinances regulating the control, elimination, destruction and management of noxious weeds, weeds, grass […]

Clarkston Community Schools: PUBLIC TAX HEARING

NOTICE OF PUBLIC TAX HEARING CLARKSTON COMMUNITY SCHOOLS PLEASE TAKE NOTICE that on Monday, May 18, 2020 at 6:45 p.m., the Board of Education of Clarkston Community Schools will hold a Virtual public hearing to consider the District’s proposed 2020-2021 property tax millage rate. Join with Google Meet meet.google.com/ybo-qrss-qgc Join by phone ‪1 402-433-0143‬ PIN: […]

Independence Township: Synopsis of April 7, 2020 meeting

SYNOPSIS TAKEN BY THE TOWNSHIP BOARD THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE April 7, 2020 A.  A virtual Regular Meeting of the Charter Township of Independence Board was called to order at 6:00 B. The Pledge of Allegiance was given. C. ROLL CALL:  Present: Kittle, Neubeck, Loughrin, Aliaga, Brown, Nallamothu, Ritchie Absent: None Also Present: Mitch […]

Independence Township: Synopsis of April 6, 2020 meeting

SYNOPSIS TAKEN BY THE TOWNSHIP BOARD THE CHARTER TOWNSHIP OF INDEPENDENCE April 6, 2020 A. A virtual Special Meeting of the Charter Township of Independence Board was called to order at 2:16 p.m. B. The Pledge of Allegiance was given. C. ROLL CALL: Present: Kittle, Neubeck, Aliaga, Brown, Nallamothu, Ritchie Absent: Loughrin Also Present: Daniel […]

Independence Township: Public Hearing on Thursday, May 14, 2020

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING May 14, 2020 INDEPENDENCE TOWNSHIP PLANNING COMMISSION Please take notice that the Independence Township Planning Commission, Oakland County, Michigan, will hold a Public Hearing on Thursday, May 14, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. for the purpose of considering Zoning Ordinance Text Amendments. Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, the meeting will either be […]

Easter Bunny rolls through Clarkston

Easter Bunny rolls through Clarkston

On Saturday, Clarkston News reader Cece Simmons sent us this picture with a line attached, “With all that is going on, I saw this today in Clarkston and thought it was great for our community and paper!” Thank you, Cece! And, for other readers who want to share pictures from live in town, please send […]

West Maybee Road to be closed

The contractor for the Road Commission for Oakland County (RCOC) Baldwin Road widening project in Orion Township, Dan’s Excavating of Shelby Township, anticipates closing Maybee Road on the west side of Baldwin Road on Friday, April 17. This could change.  Once closed, Maybee Road is expected to remain closed on the west side of Baldwin […]

Mary Lou Schell, 87

Mary Lou Schell, 87, of Clarkston, passed away peacefully on April 4, 2020 in Oxford, MI. Mary Lou was born in Saginaw, MI to Wilford and Isabelle Parker; was the mother of Mark (Cindy McDougall) Schell, Neil (Melissa) Schell and Scott (Janet) Schell; grandma of Stephen (Torey) Schell, David (Claire) Schell and Michael Schell; sister of […]

Hilda Lowrie, 101

Hilda L. Lowrie of Clarkston passed away on April 3, 2020. She was 101 years old. She was born to Harry & Anna Barnett in Milford; preceded in death by her husband Keith and her daughter Ann (late Robert) Gillis; grandma of Thomas (Trish) Gillis & Mark Gillis; great grandma of Keith, Eric & Tyler; […]