July 22, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page

Votes needed for White Lake teen in nationwide modeling search

Gabby Rosely, a sophomore at Walled Lake Northern High School, is in the running in the Wet Seal nationwide modeling search. After beating out approximately 44,000 entrants, Gabby was recently named a semi-finalist in the contest. More...

Police/Fire

PUBLIC SAFETY

COMMERCE TOWNSHIP Sexual Assault Investigation More...

Sheriff Bouchard issues home improvement scam alert

Sheriff Michael Bouchard would like to remind all residents that every spring and summer, crews of day laborers travel from city to city in search of victims. More...

One Minute Interview

One minute interview with OCC’s Program Manager for Basic and Advanced Fire Programs Matt Majestic

Firemen are a special breed. They run into danger and are called upon to solve large disastrous problems as well as every day run of the mill ones. But just where do firemen come from? More...

Huron Valley School District

Baker: Gmail transition ‘extremely smooth’

Huron Valley Schools has switched over to Gmail. “It’s been extremely smooth from our end of things,” said Superintendent Jim Baker to the board of education at its July 13 meeting. More...

Walled Lake School District

Walled Lake Schools offers ‘Preschool in the Park’

The Walled Lake Schools Preschool Program is offering families of preschool-aged children opportunities for some summer fun. More...

WL Schools to host Athletic Conference on August 7

The Walled Lake Schools’ Athletics Department will host its third Annual Athletic Conference on August 7. The conference will take place at Walled Lake Northern High School and run from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Sports

Ice House Skating Academy to host U.S. Figure Skating Showcase

Ice House Skating Academy (IHSA) of Brighton and Hartland recently announced that they will host the 2015 United States Figure Skating National Showcase Competition. More...

OLSM’s Coach Petry, local players named to 2015 All-County Baseball Team

The 2015 baseball season was a success for several local baseball players. For Coach Matt Petry and the OLSM program, it was a most memorable one. More...

Commerce Little League captures 9-10U District 4 Championship

The Commerce Cobras (#1 seed) defeated Rochester Hills White Team (#3 seed) to win the 9-10U District 4 Little League Championship on Thursday, July 16. More...

Commerce Township, firefighters union reach deal

Agreement includes new personnel structure

The Commerce Township Board of Trustees approved the terms and stipulations of a letter of agreement with the Commerce Professional Firefighters Union during their meeting on Tuesday, July 14. More...

Senator Kowall appears in new PSA for war dog memorial

Senator Mike Kowall makes an appearance in a recently released public service announcement for the Michigan War Dog Memorial (MWDM) in Lyon Township. The 30-second PSA, which was released last week, also features MWDM President Phil Weitlauf. More...

They’re open!

Just a reminder that the businesses on Haggerty Road in Commerce Township are still open during the current road construction, so stop by and pay them a visit. Local businesses depend on customers from our community. More...

News

Metroparks’ deer culling process under review

The executive staff of the Huron Clinton Metropolitan Authority recently agreed to re-evaluate their deer population management program following outrage after it was discovered that a white-furred, whitetailed buck had been shot and killed. More...

Fundraising underway for charity softball games to support veterans

The Fallen and Wounded Soldiers Fund is coming to Milford. Raffle tickets, as well as “baseball type” pennants customized with a business or personal name stating their support for the organization, are currently being sold . More...

Condominium development receives approval from Commerce Board

Ashton Park, a 56 unit single-family development, received site plan approval from the Commerce Township Board of Trustees during their meeting last week. More...

St. Catherine of Siena Academy

St. Catherine of Siena Academy Foundation names new chair, president

St. Catherine of Siena Academy is pleased to announce the election of Dr. Mary Healy as chair of the board of the St. Catherine of Siena Academy Foundation, effective immediately. 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

Independence Village Open House July 23 Take a stroll around the beautiful community, enjoy delicious snacks and entertainment at the Independence Village in White Lake open house on Thursday, July 23 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. RSVP to 248- 360-7235. More...

Walled Lake Northern

Northern’s Hager commits to Eastern Michigan

Walled Lake Northern’s Devin Hager has verbally committed to play college baseball at Eastern Michigan University. More...

Walled Lake Western

Hard workpays off for U of M bound Schwocho

Attending the University of Michigan has been a lifelong goal of Mitchell “Big Scho” Schwocho’s, and this spring, that dream became a reality. More...

Wixom Bandits, WLW team up for upcoming softball skills clinic

The Wixom Bandits 2015 Youth Softball Skills Clinic will take place on August 3-4 at Walled Lake Western High School. The clinic is offered for girls, ages 6 to 14 (entering 1st grade – 9th grade in the fall.) More...

Events

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