Tis the season

Tis the season

Front row from left, Brianna Howden, Sarah Kwasnik, Madalyn Webber, Kaylee Nichols and Julia Detavernier. Back row from left, Aubree Busha, Peyton Haynes, Shaya Beckwith and Samantha Radzik. On Dec. 19, fourth grade students from Brandon Fletcher Intermediate School performed in a Christmas concert. Photo by Mo Voyer.

Cottage Used Books: Something for everyone

By Susan Bromley Staff Writer Atlas Twp.- Kathy Mulholland is finally living the dream. On Dec. 3, the 48-year-old Goodrich resident opened her first business, Cottage Used Books, at 7285 S. State Road, behind Yellow Dog Marketplace. “It’s always been a dream to open a used book store,” said Mulholland, who is married to Greg […]

Public Notice: Atlas Township

ATLAS TOWNSHIP GENESEE COUNTY, MICHIGAN ORDINANCE NO: 2016-05 AN ORDINANCE TO REPEAL ORDINANCE 08-02 THE MICHIGAN BUILDING AND RESIDENTIAL CODE AND REPLACE IT WITH ORDINANCE NO. 2016- THE STATE CONSTRUCTION CODE ORDINANCE AND TO DESIGNATE VIOLATIONS AS A MUNICIPAL CIVIL INFRACTION The Township Of Atlas, Genesee County, Michigan hereby Ordains: The Michigan Building and Residential […]

Public Notice: Atlas Township

SYNOPSIS ATLAS TOWNSHIP BOARD OF TRUSTEES 7386 S. Gale Road, Grand Blanc, MI 48439 (810) 636-2548 Regular meeting held on September 19, 2016 at 5:30 p.m. Members present: S. Kautman-Jones, T. Onica, B. June, A. Moore, P Major Members absent: None The Board took the following actions: 1) Approved the minutes of the regular meeting […]

Dear Santa

Dear Santa

Front row Brody, Lucas, Charlee, Michael, Rocco, Sophia, Zeke, and Tyler. Middle row, from left, Emerson, Luke, Baylor, Lily, Addisyn, Myah, Logen, and Matthew. Back row Emma, Gracie, Ethan, Nathan, Caiti, Natalie, Rylyn, and Gracie. Not pictured: Johnny and Luke. Photo by Patrick McAbee.   Dear Santa, Alfie is being really funny because he sprayed […]

A life of service remembered

By Susan Bromley Staff Writer Tom Stowell dedicated his life to the service of others. His efforts were appreciated by those in Ortonville, where he lived for several decades, as well as by the less fortunate in many surrounding communities through his long career with the non-profit Lighthouse of Oakland County. Tom Stowell died Nov. […]

Santa Arrives

Santa Arrives

Kennedie Hanks White, 10 months chats with Santa at Christmas in the Village on Dec. 3. Photo by Patrick McAbee.  

Pitbull owner gets aggressive

By Susan Bromley Staff Writer Brandon Twp .-Police responding to pitbulls at large found the dogs’ owner to be aggressive. According to an Oakland County Sheriff’s Office report, township deputies were called at 2:19 p.m., Nov. 28 to assist Oakland County Animal Control with pitbulls at large in the 3000 block of Sherwood Road. Upon […]

Christmas in the Village

Christmas in the Village

By Susan Bromley Staff Writer Brandon Twp.- Find some merriment in the village next weekend. Christmas in the Village returns Dec. 3, with trappings of the season including food, carols, the tree, gifts and the jolly old elf. “It’s impressive to me that everyone is engaged and involved in Christmas in the Village and it’s […]

Sewers not flushed yet

By Susan Bromley Staff Writer Ortonville– Voters may have flushed a sewer proposal a year ago, but it’s not down the drain yet. At the village council’s Nov. 28 meeting, Village Manager David Trent announced his plans to meet with Rowe Engineering as well as local officials to discuss possible collaborative efforts as well as […]