Mural, mural on the wall

Mural, mural on the wall

Olivia Kilpela and Andrew Hofman of Oakwood Elementary School check out a colorful mural created by classmates with paper feathers designed by each student. Photo by Patrick McAbee. 

Theodore Owczarek

OWCZAREK, THEODORE HARRY “TED” “Mr. O”of Ortonville; died April 14, 2018.  He was 74.  Born December 7, 1943 in Hamtramck, Michigan to the late Zygmunt and Helen (nee: Pieczara) Owczarek.  He married the former Karen Stroud in Hazel Park, Michigan on November 20, 1965.  He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Karen Owczarek; […]

Public Notice: Goodrich

Goodrich Cemetery Association Public Notice The annual public meeting for the Goodrich Cemetery Association will be held on Monday April 16, 2018 at 7:00PM at the Village of Goodrich Offices, lower level, located at 7338 S. State Road, Goodrich, MI 48438. The annual meeting will be followed immediately by the regular business meeting of the […]

Public Notice: Brandon Township

SEYMOUR LAKE CEMETERY ANNUAL GROUNDS CLEAN-UP Seymour Lake Cemetery will undergo spring clean-up in April. Please remove any personal artifacts, artificial flowers, wreaths and holders, etc. that you wish to keep PRIOR TO APRIL 21, 2018. After April 21st, all winter remains including wreaths, grave blankets’ and faded floral arrangements including the holder and any […]

Public Notice: Goodrich

PUBLIC NOTICE VILLAGE OF GOODRICH CUTTING OF NOXIOUS WEEDS TO OWNERS OF LAND SITUATED IN THE VILLAGE OF GOODRICH, GENESEE COUNTY, STATE OF MICHIGAN: NOTICE is hereby given that all noxious weeds and/or grass found growing to a height greater than six (6″) inches in height may be cut by the Village and the owner […]

Public Notice: Groveland Township

Synopsis Groveland Twp. Board 4-9-2018 Call To Order & Roll Call Approved Agenda Approved: Consent Agenda Budget Amendment, Accts Payable Board Minutes Twp. /Fire 4/9/2018 PRESENTATION Recognition 7 GTFD Firefighter’s NEW BUSINESS Approved to Dissolve 2 Medical Plans Approved to Amend Benefit Ordinance #214 Approved to Fund Health Care Savings Quarterly Approved 2018 Road Gravel […]

Public Notice: Groveland Township

TOWNSHIP OF GROVELAND PUBLIC NOTICE ORDINANCE No. 214 Amending Ordinance No. 200 BENEFITS ORDINANCE An Ordinance to create and establish Groveland Township’s benefit and insurance plan covering public employer contributions to medical benefit plans, life insurance, long term disability insurance, accident insurance, dental & vision insurance as may from time to time be duly authorized, […]

‘You can’t take it with you’

By Shelby Stewart Staff Writer The general premise of “You Can’t It With You” is that money won’t follow you when you go. Find out if all that’s true as Goodrich High School showcases their performance of the play written by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman next week. “It’s a classic comedy,” said Director […]

Lawmaker takes aim at attracting teachers

By Shelby Stewart Staff Writer Brandon Twp.- An area lawmaker is taking aim at bringing more teachers into the school districts. State Rep. John Reilly (R) 46th District which includes Oxford, Orion, Oakland (partial) Addison, and Brandon townships has introduced two bills to give local schools the opportunity to get experienced professionals into classrooms. Currently, […]

Letters to the editor April 14

A well-regulated militia Dear Editor, I’d just like to take a moment and thank the people who have written in to “The Citizen” recently supporting my views on the subject of Gun Control. Thank You Ken Davis Sr., Lisa Ksiazek, Walt Dilfer and Scott Bills. My apologies if I missed anyone else. Your support and […]