May 6, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Kroger Co. to acquire seven Hiller’s Markets in Oakland County

Includes two stores in Commerce Township

Family owned Hiller’s Markets has sold its seven Oakland County stores to Kroger Co. of Michigan. More...

News

Farmers’ markets open for season

For many the vibrant sights, sounds and smells of the local farmers’ markets mean the arrival of spring. More...

Rogers named Community Environmental Caretaker Award recipient

Ellie Rogers was recently recognized as the Green Team of Huron Valley’s first recipient of the Community Environmental Caretaker Award. She was honored during the Earth Day Family Fun Festival April 22 at the Carls Family YMCA in Milford. More...

The SHAC to celebrate one year anniversary

Milford’s Suzanne Haskew Art Center (The SHAC) will be celebrating their one year anniversary on May 9 and they’ve lined up plenty of opportunities to stop in and see “what’s happenin’ at The SHAC.” More...

Huron Valley School District

The ARTS at PLAY in May at MHS

The MHS Fine Arts Department is excited to offer a week of free and culturally enriching programs. More...

Huron Valley students win big at creativity competition

Six teams comprised of Huron Valley students traveled to Mount Pleasant for the Michigan Destination Imagination Affiliate (State) Tournament at Central Michigan University late last month. More...

Lakeland High School

#10 ranked Lady Eagles win four

What’s the best way to respond to a loss on opening day? Go on a 12-game winning streak. That’s exactly what the #10 ranked Lady Eagles did winning four games last week. More...

Special Features

How to cool your home without breaking the bank

Mother Nature is consistently inconsistent these days, when 30-degree Mondays might be followed by 60-degree Tuesdays. More...

Get started now on spring cleaning

Warmer temperatures and longer hours of sunlight can recharge energy levels. Upon the arrival of spring, homeowners dust off their to-do lists and charge ahead with renewed vigor. More...

Easy and budget-friendly ways to add curb appeal

Curb appeal can help a home get noticed in a bustling real estate market. More...

Voters shoot down HVS facility millage ballot proposal

Huron Valley Schools' hopes were dashed May 5 as voters shot down its facility millage ballot proposal.  More...

Over 350 participate in local Special Olympics Track and Field meet

Huron Valley hosted the Oakland County Special Olympics Track and Field meet at Lakeland High School on Saturday. Over 350 student athletes from 17 schools competed under sunny skies as the competition was spirited in front of a large crowd. More...

White Lake to assess deficiencies at fire stations, senior center

During their meeting last month the White Lake Township Board of Trustees approved a contract with municipal architect firm CHMP, Inc. of Grand Blanc to assess systems and deficiencies at three fire stations and the Dublin Community Senior Center. More...

Obituaries

Louise Marie Thomas, 83,

of Greenville South Carolina, wife of Donald Albert Thomas of 47 years, passed away April 22, 2015 at McCall’s Hospice House in Simpsonville South Carolina. More...

Police/Fire

PUBLIC SAFETY

Commerce Township – Death Investigation More...

Police revive Highland man after heroin overdose

Deputies from the Oakland County Sheriff’s Highland Township Substation were able to revive a 25-yearold Highland Township man who was suffering from a heroin overdose late last week. More...

One Minute Interview

Students hit the pavement for Bike to School Day, ACES Day 2015

Schools have existed since the early beginnings of civilization. Wheels and bussing came much later – as did video games, TV and other things that keep kids indoors and sprouting roots as couch potatoes. More...

Arts & Entertainment

Country music night, authentic BBQ headline 44th Annual St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair

Summer starts in Orchard Lake this Memorial Day Weekend with the 44th annual St. Mary’s Polish Country Fair. Hosted and sponsored by the St. More...

Community Calendar - Post your event

COMMUNITY CALENDAR

Please forward Community Events to insidesales@scnmail.com. Find more Community Calendar online at www.spinalcolumnonline.com Farmers Market Every Wednesday Beginning on May 6 More...

Sports

13U Rebels capture the Beat the Heat Championship

Huron Valley’s 13U Rebels opened their season in impressive fashion by winning Total Baseball’s 2015 Beat the Heat Classic held at the Total Sports complex in Wixom. More...

KLAA North, West division recaps

Walled Lake Northern WLN took on the leader of the KLAA West division, the Brighton Bulldogs, and battled them to the finish before falling 10-9 in eight innings. More...

Walled Lake Northern

Northern completes sweep over Western

Walled Lake Northern traveled across town on Thursday for a single game with rival Walled Lake Western. The game was originally scheduled for April 15, but it was postponed due to darkness and rescheduled. More...

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