Art in the Rough 2022 a success

The Imlay City Downtown Development Authority (DDA) would like to send its heartfelt appreciation for all those that made Art in the Rough 2022 a rousing success. The art was mesmerizing, the music enthralling and the food and drink tantalizing. Our sponsors for the...

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Keep this in mind when you vote

President Biden continually asserts that Republicans (he calls them MAGA Republicans) are a threat to Democracy. That term, threat to Democracy, is thrown around willy nilly by numerous politicians and media commentators without any thought of what is meant by it. In...

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Prefers MAGA over Biden politics

I’ll take MAGA (Make America Great Again) any day vs. Biden incompetence. The Abraham Peace Accords, a more fair income tax for the middle class, two percent inflation vs. 8.5 percent Biden inflation, fuel at less than $3 per gallon vs. nearly $5 per gallon, the Space...

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Vote ‘NO’on Prop 3 in November

Proposal 3, the so called Reproductive Freedom for All constitutional amendment, will appear on the November 8 ballot. The ballot language was rejected for its loose wording, grammatical errors and ambiguity by the State Board of Canvassers. This mishmash put before...

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Inflation here to stay unfortunately

Has anybody else thought of this? During COVID, to help with our bills, the government gave us three rounds of stimulus checks. Then, we didn’t have to pay rent, until September 1, 2022. Also, even if you never worked before, you could receive unemployment benefits,...

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Is that a threat to democracy?

A couple of weeks ago a letter from a reader extolled the policies and promises that our MAGA Republicans support and they say will “Make America Great Again.” These are the things every American wants, but we aren’t getting them from either party. I envy the writer...

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Community Prayer Sun., Sept. 25

There will be a Community Prayer event on Sunday, Sept. 25 at 2 p.m. at the Eastern Michigan State Fairgrounds in Imlay City, on the north side of the grounds. All are invited to come. This will be the third annual September prayer. September is the month of...

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Park board extends their gratitude

The Music in the Park 2022 concert series was a great success again. No tax money was spent to hold these nine concerts, as all bands were sponsored by the Almont community residents and businesses. The Almont Community Park Board would like to extend their thanks...

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Months-long T-Mobile nightmare

Back in May, due to all the hype, we decided to try a T-Mobile hot spot device. We ordered it over the phone, which was easy to do. But much to my chagrin, I soon found out that, like herpes, T- Mobile is easy to get but impossible to get rid of. The telephone...

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Imlay City Eagles backpack drive

The Imlay City Eagles are proud to announce a very successful backpack drive for local school children. Donations were taken for school supplies, backpacks and other items for students from elementary to the high school level. We proudly distributed 55 backpacks...

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