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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Celebrate the First Signs of Spring at Oakland County Parks and Recreation

With daylight savings time and the official start of spring just around the corner, it’s time to head outdoors and watch nature awaken from its winter slumber. Hike the...

Darrel’s Steak and Seafood Opens in Lake Orion

Excerpt: It’s been several rough months for businesses in the community, but while many struggle to keep their doors open, some find themselves opening new ones. Owners of Darrel’s Steak...

Fore Play

Vroom Room: M1 Concourse in Pontiac offers private garages to car owners and businesses, a 1.5-mile track, and next year, a motor-sports-themed restaurant and event center.  Photo courtesy of...

Oakland County Executive, Mayors and Supervisors Video Encourages Residents to Continue COVID-19 Safety Guidelines

A host of government leaders from Oakland County are featured in a new video urging residents to continue practicing COVID-19 safety protocols as the best way to beat the...

Oakland County Parks and Recreation Offers Free Park Entry on December Holidays

EVENT NAME: Oakland County Parks and Recreation Appreciation Days WHAT: During Oakland County Parks and Recreation Appreciation Days, visitors can enjoy free daily park entry with access to natural areas,...

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 while cross-country...

Orion Twp. Library Receives New Bronze Statue From Anonymous Donor

Excerpt: The Orion Township Public Library has anonymously received a third donation of a life-size, one-of-a-kind bronze sculpture of two little boys, each holding a book and pointing toward...

Oakland County Leaders Urge Shoppers to Support ‘Shop Small Saturday’ on Nov. 28

Oakland County Executive David Coulter, retailers and civic leaders across Oakland County are appealing to shoppers that they can safely support small businesses in their communities this holiday season...

Flagstar Bank Commits $1M in Grants to Minority-Owned Businesses

Courtesy of Bridge Here is a roundup of the latest news concerning the COVID-19 pandemic in addition to announcements from local, state, and federal governments, as well as international channels....

No ‘Take-Out’ Option: How Are Metro Detroit’s Music Venues Surviving?

Excerpt: Allan Goetz felt like the boutique music venue he co-owns had just hit its stride when the COVID-19 pandemic hit. Goetz is part of a collective of six...

Downtown Lake Orion Becomes Home to Permanent DIA Mural

Excerpt: In the near future, the downtown Lake Orion skyline will have a new addition in the form of a mural visible from M-24. While talks about a Detroit Institute...

Robot Wear

Career Uplift: Ford Motor Co. in Dearborn is testing the use of the EksoVest, shown above, at 15 of its manufacturing plants. The goal of improving worker safety has...

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