Thank you, Veterans!

Thank you, Veterans!

SENIORS THANKING SENIORS: Everest Collegiate High School senior students shower area veterans with support and thanks during a Veterans Day celebration Nov. 11 at the Independence Township Senior Center. Photo provided

Letter to the Editor: Big thanks to Clarkston schools

Dear Editor, I’d like to thank Clarkston Community Schools for publicly modeling best practices for mitigating the spread of COVID-19. The photos of your National Merit Scholarship semifinalists, volleyball team, Team RUSH 27, and Board of Education in the November 11 Clarkston News demonstrate care and responsibility for the health of our community. Sincerely, Cheryl […]

Letter to the Editor: Not buying mayor’s comments

Dear Editor, I must take exception to some of Clarkston Mayor Haven’s comments about the Freedom of Information Act lawsuit the city lost in the Michigan Supreme Court. My law firm represented Susan Bisio in that suit. Haven says the documents the city fought so hard to keep secret were “never viewed by any city […]

Letter to the Editor: Post-election thoughts, points

Dear Editor, At the national level, there has been lots of talk about a concession speech following the election. I had never run for mayor before and never lost an election when I ran for council in the past so I’m not sure what the proper local protocol is. Just in case I am supposed […]

Paying tribute

Paying tribute

The Clarkston High School Band played patriotic tunes during the Veterans Day celebration at the Independence Township Senior Center last Wednesday, Nov. 11. Photo by Matt Mackinder

COVID-19 Update – November 18, 2020

As of November 18, 2020, here are the reported number of COVID-19 cases, deaths and new cases in the past 30 days for the following ZIP codes: 48346: 627 cases (367 new), 10 deaths 48348: 697 cases (391 new), 6 deaths 48350: 179 cases (109 new), 3 deaths Compared to the number of cases from […]

Letter to the Editor: Blessed to call C-Town home

Dear Editor, The Clarkston Foundation would like to share a heartfelt thank you to the administrators, teachers, staff and students who continue to make Clarkston Schools a learning environment that proves a “community” can overcome challenges and adapt to a higher level of achievement when everyone works together. Let’s continue to focus on being thankful […]

Letter to the Editor: Power of the press alive and well

Dear Editor, Good news! Well, actually GREAT news! The Garden Club received a call over the weekend from a Clarkston resident who, on her morning run, found three of the four stolen Charlie Brown signs! My confidence in the goodness of people is restored! And an especially HUGE thank you to The Clarkston News for […]