Letters to the Editor Sept. 3, 2022

Promote the vote (In response to, ‘Locals rally,’ a letter by Jay R. Taylor, The Citizen, Aug. 27, 2022, Page 4) Last week the letter from Jay R. Taylor quoted a woman from Clarkston insinuating that the proposed amendment on Michigan’s November ballot called “Promote the Vote” weakens our ability to know whether the voter […]

Letters to the Editor August 13, 2022

What is pro life? Shouldn’t government deciding to end abortions understand embryology? Long term consequences? Responsibility for both parents? Most seeking abortion for reasons other than medical issues do so in the first trimester, when the fetus is not viable and there is no brain. It takes 28 weeks until the embryo senses touch , hearing and […]

Letters to the Editor August 6, 2022

Roe V. Wade Women faced with an unexpected, difficult pregnancy deserve good resources to help them through it and this is where we should be focusing our attention. We certainly do not need Governor Whitmer doing line item vetoes to remove resources, effectively making women feel that their only choice is abortion. Her recent vetoes […]

Letters to the Editor July 30, 2022

Roe V. Wade (Editor’s note: In response to Roe V. Wade, a letter by Bonnie Beltramo, The Citizen, July 23, page 4.) First off, I stated all Christians should support life. People of the Jewish and Muslim faith are NOT Christians. Abortion does not belong in America. I invite you to google the non-religious “Abortion: […]

Letters to the Editor July 9, 2022

Library services Dear Editor, I have always known librarians to be fierce defenders of the First Amendment, helpful and knowledgeable. The ladies in the Ferndale Library pulled dusty art books off the shelves for me, handed me many times repaired editions of Wizard of Oz sequels when I was a kid. Now the Brandon Library […]

Letters to the Editor July 2, 2022

Thank you Margaret Lee Dear Editor, Thank you Margaret Lee for serving over 20 years (and continuing to serve) on the OCEF board, most of those years as Chair. Your care and dedication to the people in our community is appreciated more than you know. You’re an example to us all. We love you and […]

Letters to the Editor June 25, 2022

Hannah’s Legacy Dear Editor, The Hannah’s Legacy Foundation would like to thank everyone that attended and contributed to our fifth annual golf outing on June 20th at the Davison Country Club. A total of104 golfers participated and an additional 30 guests attended the dinner. Thanks to the generosity of the sponsors, golfers, and the entire community we raised […]

Letters to the Editor June 18, 2022

Memorial Day Dear Editor, The VFW Post 582 would like to thank the area veterans for participating in the Memorial Day parade along with community members providing rides for some veterans unable to walk in the parade. A special thank you to the Neadow family, Clearwater Campgrounds and Allison Reis realtor for the continued support […]

Letters to the Editor June 11, 2022

Thank you Wojo’s Dear Editor, The Village of Ortonville along with the community thank Wojo’s Greenhouse, 2570 Oakwood Road, Brandon Township for their donation of the beautiful flowers in the street planters through the downtown area this season. They brighten up the downtown area, and the continued support of Wojo’s Greenhouse is greatly appreciated. Bob […]

Letters to the Editor June 4, 2022

Electric Cars Dear editor, I have several questions regarding electric vehicles. Maybe somebody has the answers. Since electric vehicles have fewer parts and are less costly to build, why are they so expensive? What will happen to the jobs of factory workers in parts companies? How long does a electric car battery last? How much […]