COVID-19 Update – June 23, 2021

As of June 23, here are the reported number of COVID-19 cases, deaths, and new cases in the past 30 days for the Clarkston ZIP codes: June 23: 48346: 2,353 cases (17 new), 40 deaths 48348: 2,453 cases (27 new), 20 deaths 48350: 677 cases (5 new), 10 deaths As compared to June 16: 48346: […]

Township development getting makeover

BY MATT MACKINDER Clarkston News Editor The proposed Waldon Village development, located on the north side of Waldon Road between Sashabaw and Walters roads, has been revised by the developers to reduce the density of the project. Among the changes brought forth by J. Eppink Partners, Inc., include the removal of 280 apartments and replacing […]

Local neighborhood pushing for safety awareness on area roads

Local neighborhood pushing for safety awareness on area roads

One local Clarkston neighborhood wants to continue to bring awareness to dangerously speeding vehicles. Deerwood and the Manors put on their Neighborhood Safety Day back on Saturday, June 5. The speeding issue has been an ongoing problem and residents of this subdivision hope this event highlighted the issue enough so drivers remember to slow down […]

Church Street reopening

As planned, the Church Street closure at Main Street will end on Wednesday, July 7, at which time it will reopen to vehicular traffic. The possible long-term closure of Church or Mill Street in the downtown area as a green space or Social District commons area is still under consideration, but such action would require significant […]

Distinguished dealership award for Bowman

Distinguished dealership award for Bowman

General Motors has named Clarkston’s Bowman Chevrolet a distinguished 2020 Chevrolet Dealer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year. Only 60 of the more than 3,000 Chevy dealers nationwide were selected to receive the award based on exceptional performance in sales, service and customer satisfaction. According to GM, selected dealers demonstrated long-term commitment to […]

Signs up for auction

With the installation of Clarkston’s new street signs now complete, the city will be selling a quantity of the vintage street signs that were taken down via biddingowl.com/clarkston. Bidding is now open and extends through Wednesday, June 30 at noon. All proceeds of the auction will be used to purchase new black sign poles for […]

COVID-19 Update – June 16, 2021

As of June 16, here are the reported number of COVID-19 cases, deaths, and new cases in the past 30 days for the Clarkston ZIP codes: June 16: 48346: 2,352 cases (36 new), 40 deaths 48348: 2,450 cases (41 new), 20 deaths 48350: 677 cases (10 new), 10 deaths As compared to June 9: 48346: […]

Clarkston graduates class of nearly 600

Clarkston graduates class of nearly 600

BY MATT MACKINDER Clarkston News Editor There were no masks. There was no social distancing. There were plenty of smiles and sighs of relief, though, as the Clarkston High School Class of 2021 celebrated graduation June 7 as part of their commencement at DTE Energy Music Theatre. A total of 576 students graduated this year. […]

Cut that ribbon

Cut that ribbon

The newly-renovated office of Coldwell Banker Weir Manuel, located at 7151 North Main Street, was celebrated with a ribbon cutting June 9, with Office Manager Kim Turner doing the honors. Photo provided by Clarkston Chamber of Commerce

Roadwork delayed

Flemings Lake and Walters roads between Clarkston and Waldon roads in Independence Township will close June 21 through late July for a road resurfacing project. The project was previously expected to start June 14, but the contractor has delayed the start date. The detour route for through traffic is Clarkston Road to Sashabaw Road to […]

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