LAKE ORION / ORION TOWNSHIP

Recreational amenities include boating, swimming, hiking, fishing, hunting, camping, biking, soccer, baseball and playscapes. In addition, Orion Oaks County Park boasts a 14-acre fenced dog park with lake access, wide-open spaces and on-site drinking water. An award winning school system, stately homes on large lots and a thriving business community further enhance Orion Township’s appeal.

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Enjoy November at Oakland County Parks and Recreation

November is a good time to slow down, relax and enjoy autumn’s cooler, comfortable temperatures. Explore the nearly 80 miles of trails at the 13 Oakland County Parks, try...

Forty-Five Development Opportunities from 19 Communities Featured in Oakland County One Stop Ready Showcase of Properties

Investors, bankers, brokers, home builders or anyone interested in 45 development-ready opportunities in 19 Oakland County communities can get their project rolling quickly at the 2019 One Stop Ready...

Residents’ Input Sought at Oakland County Fair Housing Forums

Oakland County wants to hear from residents to identify and address barriers that may exist to fair housing in the county. The Community & Home Improvement Division (CHI) will...

Holly’s Venerable Union Depot Train Station Competes for $2 Million in National Contest

The Village of Holly and its Union Depot are vying for a share of $2 million to help rehabilitate and transform the building into a welcome center touting Holly’s...

Miracle League Field Opens with Tremendous Community Fanfare

Excerpt: From the cheers, smiles and tears of their friends and families. From the applause of the approximately 1,500 people who showed up in support of the special needs...

American Battery Systems in Lake Orion Partners with Toshiba on NextGen Fast Charging Platform

American Battery Solutions Inc., an advanced battery systems firm in Lake Orion, has announced it is partnering with Toshiba International Corp. to develop and deploy fast charge and high-power...

Oxford-Based Nonprofit Crossroads for Youth Wins Residence Makeover

Excerpt: Northern Flooring and Interiors in Lake Orion has named Crossroads for Youth as the official recipient of the Design for a Difference makeover. Crossroads for Youth is an Oxford-based nonprofit...

Six Oakland County Graphic Designers Win Top Honors from National Design Publication

Graphic designers from Oakland County economic development, health and human services, human resources, and parks and recreation were honored recently with 10 American Inhouse Design Awards from Graphic Design...

Regional Detroit Builders Association Hosts Parade of Homes Through June

Excerpt: The Home Builders Association of Southeastern Michigan is hosting its 30th annual Parade of Homes, an exhibition of new model homes across the region, for the entire month of...
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Andrew Chmielewski

Andrew Chmielewski is the co-founder of Dave's Sweet Tooth, the largest manufacturer of specialty toffee products in Michigan, and Mitten Crate, a monthly subscription-based box delivery of Michigan-made artisan food products and specialty goods....

Here’s Where to See Free Music in Metro Detroit This Summer

Excerpt: Sure, there are big names and big shows on tap this summer at Little Caesars Arena, DTE Energy Music Theatre, the Fillmore Detroit and elsewhere, but metro Detroit...

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...

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