Public hearing on village marijuana establishments

By David Fleet Editor Goodrich- On Monday night the village council will host a public hearing to discuss the adoption of Ordinance 18-1 the prohibition of marijuana establishments. Last November during a special meeting the village council voted 5-0 to approve a resolution to prohibit marijuana establishments within the boundaries of the village. The resolution […]

Kevin Mitchell Glygoroff

GLYGOROFF, Kevin Mitchell of Ortonville (formerly of Lk Orion & Hadley); passed away December 17, 2018; age 51.  Preceded in death by his wife Linda and his brother Carl “Butch” Glygoroff, Jr.  Loving Son of Mary Lynn Glygoroff (Ortonville) and Carl R. Glygoroff (Hadley Twp). Dear brother of Leanne (Dewayne) Chavis.  Uncle of Jamie and […]

After 50 years Vietnam veteran’s Bronze Star delivered

By David Fleet Editor In July, a small package arrived on the front porch of Jon Newbill. “I thought it was a table cloth or something for my wife,” laughed Newbill, 72, the older brother of Groveland Township resident David Newbill. “I was not expecting anything.” Newbill’s lack of expectancy is well founded. The package […]

Former Martian elected to senate

By David Fleet Editor From halls of Goodrich High School to the floor of the House of Representatives a former Atlas Township resident has now landed in the State Senate. In November, Republican Jim Runestad defeated Democratic challenger Julia Pulver for the State Senate District 15 which includes: Commerce, Lyon, Milford, Novi, West Bloomfield and […]

Mary Lynn Jenks

JENKS, MARY LYNN of Ortonville. Died December 29, 2018 after a long battle with Cushings Disease.  She was 66.  Born June 18, 1952 in Goodrich, Michigan to Stanley and Lorraine (nee: Johnson) Morgan.  She is survived by three daughters, Tabitha (Chris) Amyx, Heather (Chris) Hopkins and Meshell (J.P.) Sullivan; two sons, Scott (the late Tiffanie) […]

Dorothy Carrie Allis

ALLIS, DOROTHY CARRIE of Hadley Twp., Michigan.  Died December 29, 2018.  She was 94.  Born October 18, 1924 in Romeo, Michigan to the late Edward William George and Elsie Dora Martha (nee: Seelbinder) Rose.  She was preceded in death by her loving husband Ronald Raymond Allis in 2006 who she married on October 15, 1949 […]

David Wayne Westerby

WESTERBY, DAVID WAYNE of Mio formerly of Ortonville. Died December 20, 2018.   He was 60.   Born December 26, 1957 in Flint, Michigan to Ivan and Elaine (nee: Vanderwerp) Westerby.  He is survived by two daughters, Lauren (Kevin) O’Neill and Hannah (Kaden Hyvonen) Westerby; mother Elaine (Ronald Sutton and family)Westerby; fiancé Yolanda Santoya; three brothers, Vaughn […]

Mark Denson Aaron

AARON, MARK DENSON of Otter Lake.  Died December 18, 2018.  He was 62.  Born April 22, 1956 in Royal Oak, Michigan to the late Philip and Theresa (nee: Young) Aaron.  He is survived by one son, Scott (Kelly) Aaron and one daughter, Michelle Aaron; four grandchildren, Brenee`and Bre’ann Aaron, Morgan and Chelsea Brooks; five brothers, […]

Anthony “Tony” Palazzola

PALAZZOLA, Anthony “Tony”; of Ortonville formerly of Detroit; passed away December 20, 2018; age 84; husband of Barbara for 61 years; father of Joseph (Kathy) Palazzola, Kathy (Matt) Gohlke, Karen (Jerry) Fortuna, Linda (Terry) Carmean, David (Christalyn) Palazzola & Lisa (Vince) Orsini; preceded in death by his son Anthony S. Palazzola Jr. & siblings: Mike, […]

Junior’s Cafe & Creamery open winter months

Goodrich-Ice cream’s not just for summertime anymore. “It may be cold outside but ice cream’s still popular even during the winter,” said Dan Andrews, owner of Junior’s Cafe and Creamery, 8233 S. State Road. “Just in time for the holiday’s we have peppermint stick ice cream and an eggnog shake. We also have pumpkin pie […]