Lake Orion / Orion Township

Get Ready for Summer Fun at Oakland County Parks and Recreation

OAKLAND COUNTY – The weather is warmer, children will be out of school soon and leisurely summer days lie ahead. Soak up the best summer has to offer with...

Lake Orion Captures Spirit Of Main Street Award For Second Time As 10 Downtowns Honored During Main Event Awards Night Celebration

Lake Orion’s Downtown Development Authority captured the Spirit of Main Street award for the second time as 10 downtowns were honored in May during the gala celebration at the...

Detroit Institute of Arts’ Popular Inside|Out Program Celebrates 10 Years

The Detroit Institute of Arts (DIA) has announced the communities participating in the 10th Annual Inside|Out program, which brings high-quality reproductions from the DIA’s collection to outdoor venues throughout...

Growing Together: Johnstone Supply Relies on Oakland County’s Loan Experts

Johnstone Supply Eastern Michigan and Northern Ohio Group is an HVACR company that sells anything relating to commercial furnace, air conditioning and refrigeration. The Johnstone Supply Inc. cooperative has been around...

Main Street Oakland County Partners with Flagstar Bank Again to Help Improve Downtowns

Main Street Oakland County has partnered with Flagstar Bank to offer a Placemaking and Façade Grant Program available to 13 Oakland County downtowns. Main Street Oakland County communities can apply...

GM to Invest $300M, Add 400 Jobs at Orion Assembly for New Chevrolet EV

Excerpt: General Motors Co. in Detroit announced today that it is investing $300 million in, and adding 400 jobs at, its Orion Township assembly plant to build a new...

Games4Life opens in Lake Orion; provides tabletop space for local gamers with demos

Excerpt: Games4Life, a new gaming shop that recently opened in Lake Orion, is positioning itself as a new tabletop space for local gamers by hosting several game demo events. The...

Oprah-Approved Vegan Handbags are Designed in Auburn Hills

By Timothy Hafke Lake Orion resident Kelly Carroll, 50, started her eponymous handbag and accessories line in 2002, after she was let go from her job as a quality manager...

Orion Township Recognized as Safe Community

Excerpt: Orion Township has been recognized by SafeWise as one of the 100 safest communities in America for 2019. Orion Township ranked 79, with 0.279 violent crime rate per 1,000...

Main Street Oakland County and Genisys Credit Union Offer 16 Downtowns Chance for Improvement

Sixteen Main Street Oakland County downtowns have until April 30 to apply for up to $2,500 in grant money to support the attraction, retention and growth of small businesses...