Girl’s colored hearts help to bring smiles

Six year-old Myla Brown’s art project inspires a community CAPAC — Things can be confusing when you’re six years old, full of energy and limited to spending your days stuck at home. For now, that is the life of Capac kindergartener Myla Brown and millions of other...

Chamber opts to postpone events

Chamber auction, Busker Fest put on hold for indefinite time IMLAY CITY — Due to uncertainty about the duration of the coronavirus, the Imlay City Chamber of Commerce Board voted on Monday, March 30, to postpone indefinitely the annual Chamber Auction and the 2020...

Isolation means adjustment for residents and staff

Maple Vista adopts a ‘no visitors’ policy IMLAY CITY — Given that senior citizens are considered to be at higher risk of contracting the COVID-19 virus, staff and management at Sanctuary at Maple Vista are taking every measure to ensure the safety and wellness of its...

DDA awards contract for downtown project

Long-awaited ‘streetscape’ project is set to begin soon   ALMONT — The Almont Downtown Development Authority (DDA) Board has awarded a construction bid of $193,275 to Superior Contracting of Dryden for its upcoming downtown streetscape project. On Feb. 5, the DDA...

County to begin siren tests April 4

LAPEER COUNTY — Best be prepared for one of the less desirable sounds of summer. A tornado siren. This week, Mary Piorunek, Lapeer County Emergency Management Director, announced the county’s 2020 “Tornado Siren Test” schedule, scheduled to being on Saturday, April 4....