Lyon Township / South Lyon

Land of the Free Because of the Brave

Each year, Americans pause to remember and honor the men and women who have died while serving in the military. First established as Decoration Day after the Civil War,...

Plenty of Outdoor Offerings for Memorial Day Holiday

Hiking, biking, fishing, disc golfing, dog walking, kayaking and bird watching are all options at Oakland County Parks and Recreation this Memorial Day - despite limited park operations due...

Flagstar Bank Grant To Main Street Oakland County and Downtown Pontiac Creates ‘Pontiac Restaurant Brigade’ and Gives Life to Businesses And Free Meals To Hospital Workers

A $20,000 grant from Flagstar Bank to Main Street Oakland County and Downtown Pontiac helped seven Pontiac restaurants create the “Pontiac Restaurant Brigade” and deliver 1,440 free meals to...

Main Street Oakland County Crowdfunding Tops $45K

A Main Street Oakland County crowdfunding campaign to support downtown small businesses struggling because of the coronavirus pandemic has raised more than $45,000.The countywide campaign is the first of...

Where to Find a Free Meal in Oakland County During Coronavirus Shutdown

Excerpt: School districts, community centers, nonprofits and other organizations are hosting meal delivery and pick-up spots during the COVID-19 outbreak.Here’s a list, which will be continually updated, of where...

Metro Detroit Was Once the Stomping Ground for These Celebrities

Excerpt: If you think all the famous people are from California or New York, think again. A good share of famous television personalities, sports legends and other well-known people...

The Lemon Tree Opens in Former Art Craft Building in Downtown South Lyon

Excerpt: Annie Buchtrup hasn't gotten much sleep the last two months. But you won't find the South Lyon resident complaining about it. She's been excited to get up and...

Check It Out: Here Are the Most Popular Books and Movies at Local Libraries in 2019

Excerpt: At the start of the 2020s and in a digital age, area libraries are thriving. Libraries in Birmingham, Milford, Novi and South Lyon released 2019 reports that show not...

Trade a Tree for a Tree Through Oakland County Parks

Excerpt: The presents have been unwrapped, the cookies have been munched and Santa has returned to the North Pole for some much-needed R and R.It’s also time, unfortunately, to...

Enjoy Winter Fun at Oakland County Parks and Recreation This December

Take time to slow down, relax and enjoy outdoor nature this winter. Explore the nearly 80 miles of trails at the 13 Oakland County Parks, view wildlife at the...