Mardi Gras comes to town

Residents encouraged to create floats, nominate Mardi Gras king for March 5th parade downtown IMLAY CITY — There is still time to create your own “wagon” float and be part of the 2019 Mardi Gras Parade in downtown Imlay City on Tuesday, March 5. The event...

Capac Rd. construction project starts in August

Design work underway; bids to go out in June ALLENTON — About 50 interested residents attended an open house at the Berlin Twp. Senior Center last Wednesday, Feb. 20, to view blueprints and acquire information pertaining to the upcoming Capac Road reconstruction...

Icy breakthrough is taped on video

Ice fishermen help pull man from frigid waters LEXINGTON — Like he has on many other mid-winter weekends, Imlay City resident Ian Kempf headed out to the ice off Lexington Harbor last Saturday to catch some fish. But what Kempf witnessed and caught on video Saturday...

DDA seeks student art to adorn new banners

Downtown organization teams up with I.C. Schools to fill need IMLAY CITY — The Imlay City Downtown Development Authority (DDA) and Imlay City Schools are again partnering for the purpose of enhancing the downtown business district. In addition to collaborating on a...

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...