Event assists homeless and those at risk

Don’t miss this once a year free event! 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 Street in Lapeer. Persons who are homeless, or at risk of...

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Bus safety tips for drivers, students

School buses are the safest mode of transportation for getting children back and forth to school. Riding in a school bus is safer than walking, riding a bicycle, or being driven to school in private vehicles. Today’s school buses are built with safety in mind....

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Farmers Market at TSC on Sat., Sept. 28

Tractor Supply Company is inviting farmers, craft makers and artisans to join the Farmers Market event at the Imlay City TSC store on Saturday, Sept. 28. The event is an opportunity for members of the community to showcase their many talents and display homemade and...

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Avoid mosquito bites to stay healthy

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) is reminding residents to protect themselves from mosquito bites following the confirmation of Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE) in the state. As of Aug. 12, two cases of EEE have been confirmed in horses in...

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Thanks for generosity to This Heart Loves

We would like to take this opportunity to thank the following individuals and businesses for their generous contributions to This Heart Loves Week which includes our Gas Giveaway, Grocery Giveaway and Community Giveback:   AJ Recycling Solutions; Almont Lion’s...

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Tour of The Bells in Almont impressive

We recently toured The Bells in Almont and were so impressed with the wonderful property that used to be our school. It is so wonderful that Mr. Novak had the vision to use the elementary school as a very special place for independent living. Also, we toured the...

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Inter-loan items at Goodland library

The Goodland Township Library is pleased to announce that it is now a member of the MeL Inter-loan System.  MeL (the Michigan eLibrary) libraries can inter-loan books, dvds, recordings, etc. from libraries all over the state.  This has grown our collection by...

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Overwhelmed by the support of community

February 26, 2019 will be ingrained in our hearts for the rest of our lives. We will never be the same without them. We cannot express into words how absolutely blessed we are to have had the time with our children that we did. Although it wasn’t long, we are so proud...

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Must be a snake in the woodpile somewhere?

I was surprised how quickly after the election  the Republican led State Senate  amended the Michigan No Fault Auto Insurance law. For eight years the Senate led by  Governor Snyder could not revise auto insurance regulations to lower the cost of insurance for the...

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Convenient locations to vaccinate kids

August is National Immunization Awareness Month. The Health Department is reminding parents to beat the rush and get children vaccinated before school starts. Vaccines protect children, preteens and teens from 16 serious and potentially life-threatening diseases....

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