Angels’ fundraiser

Angels’ Place Race hosts a fundraiser on Thursday, Feb. 21, from 5-9 p.m. at Mr. B’s Roadhouse, 6761 S. Dixie Highway. A portion of customers’ total bill will go towards the race, which supports people with developmental disabilities in the community. Angels’ Place Race, which includes a 1-mile Family Fun Run, 5K Bruce Clifton Run, […]

Learn about Civil War coins with club

Clarkston Area Numismatic Society presents the educational talk Civil War Merchant and Political Tokens by Mr. Ernest Nagy, national and regional competitive exhibitor, researcher, and immediate past-president of Michigan Token and Medal Society, on Tuesday, March 12, 6:30 p.m., at LDS Church, 5464 Waterford Road at Maybee Road. The presentation will include examples of one-cent […]

No birders meeting

The forecast is for bitter cold temperatures, so the Jan. 30 meeting of the Clarkston-area Backyard Birders Club has been cancelled. All the topics to have been discussed will keep until Feb. 27, said club President Bob McGowan. The club meets in the atrium of The Gateway, 7150 N Main Street.


Clarkston Area Youth Assistance (CAYA) is hosting its annual charity Bowl-A-Thon from 1-4 p.m. on Feb. 24 at Cherry Hill Lanes, 6697 Dixie Highway. CAYA offers full time case worker services in the schools, an after school homework club, an annual youth recognition event, a Mentor’s Plus program, Family Education and “Pinwheels for Prevention.” The […]

Parks job fair

Independence Township Parks, Recreation and Seniors will be having their annual Job Fair on Friday, Jan. 25, from 1-6 p.m. in the Township Hall Board Office, 6483 Waldon Center Drive. Stop by and chat with hiring supervisors and learn about all the opportunities coming up in the parks, youth sports, day camp, beach, senior center […]

Birders club

Clarkston-area Backyard Birders Club’s first meeting of 2019, Jan. 30, will feature accumulated interesting sightings, questions, and recommendations for the year’s shedule. “We’ve gotten quite a mixture of very unusual sightings recently, and many questions and concerns about the behavior of birds at the feeders in the unusual weather in our area this winter,” said […]

Coat, blanket drive

Hidden Lakes Apartments is collecting coats, gently used blankets, hats, gloves, scarves, boots, and new socks in honor of Martin Luther King Jr., Jan. 21-Feb. 8. “Last year, thanks to the wonderful donations made by the residents at Hidden Lakes, Dart Properties employees, and residents of Clarkston, we collected over 100 coats and donated them […]

Volunteers to count stoneflies

The Clinton River Watershed Council (CRWC) will host their annual Winter Stonefly Search on Saturday, Jan. 26. “For our Stonefly Search, we have a couple possible sites planned for in the immediate Clarkston area,” said Eric Diesing, Watershed Ecologist. “I have up to 17 sites, three of which are in the Clarkston area available if […]

New music videos at Clarkston Idol

The Clarkston A Cappella program will unveil their first professionally produced music videos this Saturday, at Clarkston Idol. The videos by Detroit Voice and Clarkston Synergy were recorded professionally and then shot at Camp A Cappella this past summer in Ohio. The videos, “Karmastition” by Detroit Voice, originally by Alicia Keys and Stevie Wonder, and […]

Technology answers

This Saturday, Jan. 5, from 3:30-5:30 p.m., the Clarkston Independence District Library will host a Technology Question & Answer program. Bring your electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops, etc. and ask any questions to learn how to use the devices more effectively. They can also learn advanced tips and tricks to get the most […]