Thank dad

Thank dad Dear Editor, The Family of Ron Sutton cannot begin to express what everyone’s prayers, words of comfort and the sharing of memories have meant to our family. We always realized how involved Dad was with the community. His walks could take 2 hours and he might not have even made it around the […]

Thank you

Dear Editor, A huge shout out to Brandon parents Andrea Austin, Misty Friend, and Marla Abney for their efforts organizing the teacher gift drop off at the I-Tec Center! What an outstanding response from all them and you! Thank you on behalf of building administration, teachers, and staff! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! David […]

Old Newsboys

Old Newsboys Dear Editor, Challenging times for volunteers and donors. The annual Old Newsboys paper sale was conducted Dec. 11. For the last 10 years Goodrich has had a crew of volunteers that work the corner of M-15 and Hegal Road to collect donations for this charity. In a “normal” year there would be about […]

Letters to the Editor Dec. 12, 2020

Thank you Wojos Dear Editor, The Ortonville Department of Public works along with The Citizen newspaper express their appreciation to Wojo’s Greenhouse, 2570 Oakwood Road, Brandon Township for their donation of seasonal planters in the Village of Ortonville. Your generosity to the community and those that live and work here is truly a blessing. Thank […]

Letters to the Editor Dec. 5, 2020

Thank you Ortonville Dear Editor, To the Ortonville Village Council: Now that the local election is over, I have decided to step down from my position as Ortonville Village Trustee. From the very start, my place of employment and required travel has made it a challenge to commit the time I believe is necessary to […]

Letters to the Editor Nov. 21, 2020

The Ruck for Veterans Dear Editor, Thank you to Bearss Fitness & Ivy Rehab, owners Joshua Bearss and manager Sean Duffey for sponsoring the Veterans Day Fun Ruck on Nov. 14. And a special thank you to Robini Loughlin for organizing the event. The Ruck for Veterans walk helped the local VFW Post 582 Ortonville […]

Letters to the Editor Nov. 14, 2020

Recycling needed Dear Editor, Recycling is more than sorting your trash. Recycling can be looking at local charitable and consignment stores not only as a place to drop off our used clothing for resale, but also a rich source for purchases. When we buy a lamp or a side table from these stores, we do […]

Letters to the Editor Nov. 7, 2020

Thank you Dear Editor The family of Nicholas Mazich want to thank all those that sent their prayers, love and support for our family during this difficult time. We have received so many cards with beautiful notes and memories of Nick. I am still receiving cards and texts every day from so many that know […]

Letters to the Editor Oct. 31, 2020

Dog safety Dear Editor We have been fortunate enough to hike trails in Canada, Maine, Virginia, and throughout both upper and lower Michigan. We have never been threatened by any animals on these hikes. However, many times on our walks within the village of Ortonville, we have been harassed by loose dogs. A few times, […]

Letters to the Editor Oct. 17, 2020

(In response to “No Rebuff,” a letter by Maragaret Story, The Citizen, Oct. 10, page 6.) The art of diversion Dear Editor, Ms. Story is to be congratulated; she has learned the Art of Diversion well. She doesn’t speak to the issues I raised on the position taken or not taken (Loading the Supreme Court) […]