Friday, March 8, 2013
Check out this video of the best high school snowboarders in the state.
There's a lot of cool stuff going on in White Lake and Highland. Luckily, some of it is posted on YouTube. Every once in a while, White Lake-Highland Patch will pick YouTube videos to feature. Today's pick is a video posted by user AGA Nation and shows the Michigan high school snowboarding championship competition at Alpine Valley in White Lake. Do you know of a YouTube video that highlights White Lake or Highland? Send the link to email@example.com and it could be featured on White Lake-Highland Patch.
Friday, February 15, 2013
The following information was supplied by White Lake Township police. Arrests and charges do not indicate convictions.
White Lake Township police say a 16-year-old could face charges of assault, trespassing and possession of marijuana after running from police at Alpine Valley Ski Resort on Feb. 10. According to the report, employees at the popular ski hill in White Lake confronted the teen after he was caught snowboarding without a pass. Employees told police, the report states, that he pushed past workers and took off towards M-59. Police traced the teen to the McDonald's on M-59 near Bogie Lake Road. The report states police found the teen's coat, snow pants and snowboard in a dumpster at the restaurant—but the teen was not there. The items were searched and a marijuana pipe and hash were found in the jacket, the report states. With the help of …
Monday, February 11, 2013
The snowboard cross state championship took place Friday at Alpine Valley in White Lake.
The following stats and photos were submitted to White Lake-Highland Patch by Danna Castillo. Ladies Individual Finals: Boys Individual Finals Ladies Champion: Lakeland Men's Champion: Hartland
Wednesday, January 30, 2013
The following information was supplied by White Lake Township Police. Arrests and charges do not indicate convictions.
A 22-year-old Commerce Township man was arrested Jan. 26 after security at Alpine Valley Ski Area noticed the man taking snowboards from a rack at the ski resort. According to the report, the first incident happened on Jan. 24. The man told White Lake Township police that he took two boards from a ski rack and sold them the next day to Play It Again Sports in Novi. On Jan. 26, the man returned to Alpine and, police said, took two additional snowboards. The report states that Alpine security stopped the man as he was walking away with the last snowboard. Security held the man until police arrived. Once police arrived, the man was arrested and taken to the station. According to the report, during questioning the man told police that he had …
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
The cold temperatures have allowed the White Lake business to make enough snow to kick off the 2012-2013 ski and snowboard season.
Alpine Valley Ski Resort will open for business Wednesday, Nov. 28, at 3 p.m., according the Alpine Valley website. "Mother Nature has blessed us with the temps we need to get things started for the 2012/2013 season," the site says. "We will be opening Wednesday afternoon 3 p.m. - 10 p.m. with up to twp chairs open (chairs 4 and 5)." Lift tickets will be $20 for opening day. Rentals will also be $20. The following are the rates for the rest of the 2012-2013 season: Snowboard rental includes : snowboard & boots Ski rental includes: skis, boots & poles *Snowboard Rental requires a Visa/Mastercard for deposit. Snowboard Boots ONLY - $20.00 Children’s (5 and under) Rentals (skis or boards) $16.00 weekday or weekends Groups consist of 20 or …
Friday, August 10, 2012
Corvettes America, the premier Corvette Show in Michigan, will be coming to Alpine Valley Ski Area in White Lake Township, from 9 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Saturday, August 11, 2012.
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Friday, August 10, 2012
The following was sent to White Lake-Highland Patch for publication by Richard Heldenbrand. Corvettes America, celebrating its 12th anniversary this year, draws automotive enthusiasts from across Michigan as well as surrounding states and Canada. It also has national ranking regularly drawing participants from California, Oregon, Texas, Florida, Illinois, Tennessee, Kentucky, Pennsylvania and New York State among others. This NCCC sanctioned show, which is the largest all Corvette show within a two hundred mile radius of Detroit, will go on rain or shine. Corvettes America is an all volunteer effort staged by members of America's Corvette Club (West Bloomfield, Michigan) under the direction of President Richard Heldenbrand and Show …
Friday, January 27, 2012
Alpine will kick off Safety Week with family-friendly events Saturday.