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Tuesday, January 31, 2023

Settlement Reached In PFAS Contamination Lawsuit

Asahi Kasei Plastics North America has reached an agreement with the state to investigate and address hazardous substances known as “forever chemicals” at its former factory in Green Oak Township.

Community Events Celebrate Black History Month

A showing of the documentary film "I am MLK Jr." is this Thursday at the Historic Howell Theater. Other events include a Charles H Wright Museum tour and an "Engaging Dance and Drumming" performance.

Monday, January 30, 2023

Saturday, January 28, 2023

Friday, January 27, 2023

Thursday, January 26, 2023

Vehicle Struck By Train In Howell

The Sheriff's Office says a van traveling on Barron Road could not stop for the stop sign due to the winter road conditions and was struck by a southbound train.

Whitmer Delivers 5th State Of The State Address

The Governor discussed prioritizing enacting stricter gun laws, repealing outdated laws that restrict abortion and who someone can marry, and providing pre-K education for all 4-year-olds in the state.

Conely Takes Issue With BEA Office At Brighton High School

The Brighton Education Association has a possibly unique arrangement in which it conducts its meetings and other union business in a classroom at Brighton High School. School Board Treasurer John Conely says his position is that "they don’t belong in the school.”

Wednesday, January 25, 2023

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Community Connect Returns Next Weekend

Community Connect 2023 will take place next Saturday, February 4th from 10am to 1pm at 2|42 Community Church in Genoa Township. The free one-day event is open to everyone.

LCCC Names New Executive Director

Adam Perry will succeed Mark Robinson, who is retiring in April after more than 22 years of service in leading Livingston County Catholic Charities.

Monday, January 23, 2023

Saturday, January 21, 2023

Sheriff's Comfort K9 Puppies & Handlers Meet Donors

The event featured Oakland County Sheriff Mike Bouchard, 12 Cavalier King Charles Spaniels comfort canines, their handlers, and the generous donors who funded the purchase of the dogs for the K9 Comfort Unit - the only unit of its kind in the United States.

Friday, January 20, 2023

Thursday, January 19, 2023

Preschool Open House Next Month

The Brighton District Library's Preschool Open House on Saturday, February 4th will feature various local preschool representatives and agencies.

Wednesday, January 18, 2023

Tuesday, January 17, 2023

Theis Bill Would Ban TikTok On Michigan Government Devices

Republican Senator Lana Theis stated that TikTok is “state-sponsored spyware” and a “Trojan Horse” for the Chinese Communist Party that presents multiple threats on multiple fronts from state and national security to free speech and mental health.

Monday, January 16, 2023

Saturday, January 14, 2023

Friday, January 13, 2023

United Way Seeks Nominations For Annual Volunteer Awards

Categories include the Charles W. Itsell Volunteer of the Year Award, Donald Epley Lifetime Community Service Award, Young Person of Distinction Award, Youth Organization of the Year Award, and Randy Rudisill Business-of-the-Year Award.

Thursday, January 12, 2023

Wednesday, January 11, 2023

Tuesday, January 10, 2023

Monday, January 9, 2023

Saturday, January 7, 2023

Livingston County Named 2022 Top Workplace

County Administrator Nathan Burd said earning the Top Workplaces award is a great accomplishment and they're fortunate to have so many dedicated public servants who truly care about the people they serve and their colleagues.

Friday, January 6, 2023

Slotkin Among Names Floated For Stabenow Seat

Local Congresswoman Elissa Slotkin is among the Democrats whose names began circulating after longtime Senator Debbie Stabenow’s surprise announcement that she would not seek re-election in 2024.

Thursday, January 5, 2023

Wednesday, January 4, 2023

Tuesday, January 3, 2023