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Man plans walk across Upper Peninsula to support injured veterans
A Michigan man plans to walk more than 200 miles across part of Michigan's Upper Peninsula as part of an effort to help fellow veterans.
Sun May 19, 2013
Lathrup Village Eccentric
Hydroplane owner gets thrill showing craft
White Lightning, a hydroplane that won first in its class at Autorama earlier this year, has come a long way since Paul Poledink rescued it from a barn in Canada about five years ago.
Thu May 16, 2013
See electric vehicles up close at Schoolcraft show
The fifth annual Michigan Electric Vehicle Show will feature cars like this from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, June 8, at Schoolcraft College.
Armed robbery case heading to trial
David Kenneth Rentsch, 34, waived a preliminary exam on May 8 in Livingston County District Court, sending his criminal case to Circuit Court for trial.
Save the trail supporters appeal to city council
Residents wanting to maintain natural trails at Volunteer Park in the midst of a farmer plowing the land look forward to a meeting with South Lyon officials to hammer out an agreement.
Atchison Park gets new playground equipment
A 60-year-old woman was found dead by the Livonia Fire Department after a fire took place at her... A new playground at James F. Atchison Park, designed for kids 2-5 years old, should be opened officially by the end of May, though its already been getting some use by residents.
Tue May 14, 2013
Funeral for Wayne-Westland Firefighter Brian Woehlke, a 'beautiful but sad' display of solidarity
Most of them had never met Brian Woehlke, a 29-year-old married father of 13-month-old girl who died in a Westland fire last week.
Fri May 10, 2013
Verizon Wireless Reports Outage Repaired
Verizon Wireless phone users were shut down in parts of the Detroit metro area Friday, but the cell phone carrier says the problem is now resolved.
SEC People May 6 - May 12
Ms. Vincek is a graduate of South Lyon HS and played and graduated from Eastern Michigan Univeristy.
Thu May 09, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
Local farmers market makes Saturday debut
Jessica Campbell, 4, of South Lyon realized the force was strong with Darth Vader Saturday morning at the opening of the South Lyon Farmers Market.
Kelly Smith, Bill Mullins , South Lyon Mayor Tedd Wallace, City Manager Dave Murphy, Lyon Township Supervisor Lannie Young, County Commissioners Phil Weipert and Gary Childs and city Administrative Assistant Deb Nogle all usher in the first Farmers Market with a ribbon cutting at Veterans' Memorial Rock where the expanded Farmers Market will be on ... (more)
Worth the wait
Kristin Cho of Northville Township and son Eli, 3, were ready. "We've been waiting all winter for it," she said.
Military dog buried at War Dog Memorial
Mina, a black Labrador retriever and mine detection dog, served two tours of duty in Bosnia, and nine tours of duty in Afghanistan.
Scores join in South Lyon for prayer
About 85 people came out on a sunny afternoon for South Lyon's recognition of the National Day of Prayer last Thursday.
Learn about South Lyon Schools' shared involvement process
The South Lyon Community Schools has adopted the following mission statement: In support of our community, the mission of the South Lyon Community Schools is to provide the highest quality educational process so that all students can excel as individuals and become contributing members of society.
South Lyon-area students honored
South Lyon-area students were recognized Tuesday morning for their volunteer work, and some were awarded scholarships by South Lyon Youth Assistance and Lyon Area Rotary.
Oakland County Teacher of the Year Nominees to be Honored
Oakland Schools will honor three Plymouth educators Thursday during the 26th annual Outstanding Teacher of the Year Awards in Waterford.
Wed May 08, 2013
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The public is voting for the person they feel most deserves to win a custom wheelchair accessible vehicle as part of the contest.
Mon May 06, 2013
Farmers Market makes Saturday debut
Sitting on a bench near Pontiac Trail and Lake Street, Carol Vega said she 'had a lot of happiness in her heart' on the opening day of South Lyon's Farmers Market Saturday.
Sun May 05, 2013
Military service dog laid to rest in South Lyon after 9 tours
A bomb-sniffing dog, who served nine tours in Afghanistan, will be laid to rest at the Michigan War Dogs Memorial in Oakland County.