Dryden Historical Society says thanks

The Dryden Historical Society wants to thank everyone who donated prizes for our Chinese Auction and those who joined us to bid on our treasures. We are grateful for your support. The following were our generous donors: Veda’s Uniques, Rick and Mary Batzer, The...

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Abortion petition currently circulating

Abortion has turned into a political football with the Democratic Party embracing it as part of “individual rights” and freedoms and vigorously fighting for abortion on demand. The Republican Party has largely supported the right to life in all stages of life. I...

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IC JV youth football wins championship

Congratulations to the Imlay City Youth Football players. All the teams had an amazing season. Special congratulations goes to the JV team that went undefeated and won the championship game! Thanks to all the coaches for giving of your time to help these young players...

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Aid is “critical to preventing conflict”

Lapeer County is not as isolated as one might think. Rather, as the world is progressively globalizing, we are steadily more disconnected from that bubble. Our clothes and food are ever-increasingly imported, our workforce bolstered by individuals from those...

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Supt. thanks voters for bond support

On behalf of the Imlay City Schools and the Board of Education, I would like to extend heartfelt thanks to our community for its overwhelming support of the lmlay City School Bond Proposal on November 5. In approving the proposal, our community has ensured that...

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Why it’s called the Tootsie Roll Drive

When you see Knights in yellow vests that read “Helping People with Intellectual Disabilities,” you should smile. When these Knights are holding their bright cans and collecting donations around town, they are helping to recognize the dignity of every person. For...

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Event to help the homeless on Nov. 7

Neighbors Helping Neighbors, (previously Project Homeless Connect) is scheduled for November 7, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Lapeer Center Building at 425 County Center St. in Lapeer.   Persons who are homeless, or at risk of becoming homeless, are invited to attend...

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Advocating “no” vote is short-sighted

When did we start to pick and choose which students we support? Any negative feedback I’ve seen regarding the upcoming Imlay City Schools bond proposal has not been based upon any type of factual data, but rather a mindset based on personal bias. Furthermore, it is...

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Responsibility to following generations

We, the taxpayers residing in the Imlay City School district, have a rare window-in-time opportunity before us. The Imlay City Board of Education is placing a no mill increase bond proposal on the Nov. 5th ballot and is asking voters to please vote ‘yes’ on this...

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School quality affects real estate values

Compared to many of your readers, our family members are relative newcomers to the Imlay City area. We have only lived here since 1975. Many of your readers’ families have lived here for two or three generations. Our children, Christine and Brandon, graduated from...

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