Still earning respect

World War II vet Howard Boomer’s service honored ALMONT — World War II veteran, Howard Boomer, received some welcome guests at his Almont home early last month. Boomer, 93, is currently under hospice care, but continues to lead his life as he always has—with a...

Residents urged to clear ice, snow from sidewalks and hydrants

ALMONT — Recent snowfall and freezing rain have resulted in potentially dangerous walking conditions for those using the village’s sidewalks. Village Ordinance Officer T.J. Rodriguez is asking residents to use extra caution when venturing outside. He is also...

Love your library

Silent Auction at Ruth Hughes Library underway IMLAY CITY — If you are looking to bid on some outstanding and unique items, stop by the Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library this week. The Library’s weeklong Silent Auction begins today (Wed., Feb. 6) and runs...

Almont DDA Board will proceed with litigation

Ownership of 12 parking spaces, past taxes at the core of dispute ALMONT — The Almont Downtown Development Authority Board of Directors has decided to move forward with earlier plans to litigate ownership of 12 parking spaces behind the former Lane-Swayze Clinic. On...

Bonnie Rumley retiring after 40 years as clerk

Community invited to Jan. 30 Open House at township hall DRYDEN TWP. — After four decades of dedicated service to the community, Dryden Township Clerk Bonnie Rumley is stepping down. Rumley’s retirement takes effect Jan. 30, 2019; the same day she is to be...