Letters to the Editor August 12, 2023

Thank you Walk, Bike, Run Atlas Township wants to thank the 117 respondents who took the time to answer questions about the placement of safe, multi-use trails in Atlas Township. Your input was used to guide the location of new sidewalks and pathways throughout the community. You can keep up to date on the committee’s […]

Letters to the Editor August 5, 2023

(In response to “Guidelines for village pickleball courts discussed,” The Citizen, July 29, 2023, page 11.) Pickleball courts I offer the following commentary: The two new pickleball courts located within Sherman Park, on Ball Street, Ortonville have only been made possible through the visionary pursuit of Brandon Township Clerk Roslyn Blair and Township Recreation Director […]

Letters to the Editor July 15, 2023

Hannah’s Legacy The Hannah’s Legacy Foundation would like to thank the 100 golfers and 130 dinner guests that attended our 6th annual golf outing at Atlas Valley Country Club on June 17th. The generosity of the golfers, sponsors, and community raised over $20,000. We want to recognize the volunteers who helped with registration and the prize […]

Letters to the Editor June 17, 2023

Flag Day Thank you to everyone that made a donation for a flag June 10 at Bueche’s the VFW Post 582 raised over $1,100. The funds will go towards the VFW scholarship program at the middle school’s Patriot’s Pen and high school Voice of Democracy essay contest. The VFW Post is in need of new […]

Letters to the Editor June 10, 2023

Thank you On Sunday, May 28th, about 11 a.m., I had finished my shopping at Bueche’s in Ortonville. I drove to Rite Aid and noticed my purse was missing. I had forgotten it on the bottom shelf of my shopping cart. I had left my cart with several others together in the parking lot. I […]

Letters to the Editor May 20, 2023

Rocking and Raking I want to thank all of the people who helped with the Rockin’ and Rakin’ at my house. They are amazing people – very pleasant and hard-working. They left before I could thank them. (I did thank them when they first came to my door. But needed to tell them how much […]

Letters to the Editor May 13, 2023

Angels in Ortonville We have angels in Ortonville. I was visited by several of them on Saturday, May 6th. They came in all sizes and ages, from toddlers to adults. They were from Woodside Bible Church. It was Robert Mullen and friends. They were here to work on my yard and work they did. Thy […]

Letters to the Editor April 29, 2023

Rocking and Raking I would like to take this opportunity to thank all of the volunteers who helped clean the yards and flowerbeds of 23 area senior citizens on Saturday, April 22, 2023.  The weather definitely wasn’t the greatest but the volunteers braved the cold and rain and got the jobs done. These volunteers are […]

Letters to the Editor April 22, 2023

Thank you Wojo’s 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 Hauxwell Ortonville […]

Letters to the Editor April 8, 2023

Old Mill Thank You We want to thank and acknowledge Bernie Solo and his son, Tyler for repairing our “Little” Old Mill replica. The Ortonville Woodworker’s Club created this model in 2004, and it was in working order for many years, but in recent times it has needed some attention. We’re so pleased to once […]