Evan’s Family Overwhelmed by Love

I believe the most common phrase we heard over the last few months was 'there are no words.' I believe this is true in another sense as well: "There are no words to express our gratitude to the friends, family and community that have shown immense support...

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Learn More About 4-H Sat., March 16

The Lapeer County 4-H Spring Achievement Day is almost here! On Saturday, March 16, at the North Branch American Legion Hall, 4075 Huron Street, 4-Hers from all over the county will have their projects on display. They will be interviewed by volunteers and...

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The Numbers Regarding Illegals Appear to be Accurate

This is in response to last week's Letter to the Editor submitted by Joe Pilchak regarding illegal immigration under the headline 'Reading the numbers.'The numbers quoted by Mr. Pilchak regarding illegal immigrants and their cost to the economy appear...

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Scammers Claim to be From IRS, Microsoft

They're back! And they're coming to a phone near you! I received a call this morning informing me that I had four charges against me by the IRS, and if I did not call a number immediately local police would arrest me for tax evasion. Very scary! Simply a...

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Chief Horton: Embrace your First Responder

This past week, Imlay City experienced the worst tragedy that can hit a small community—a fatal fire involving children.As this horrific tragedy unfolded, I witnessed the heroic rescue efforts of our Firefighters and First Responders.Driven back by...

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Thanks to TCT and Wearing for Coverage

Coverage is always good! When tragedy strikes our little local towns, we need to draw together, unite as one, regardless of our differences. I truly believe this. It's a shame division is so prevalent today, and it takes such a tragedy for many to come...

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Thanks to Library Donors and Volunteers

The Ruth Hughes Memorial District Library would like to thank everyone who contributed to our "Love Your Library" Silent Auction Fundraiser in February. A heartfelt thank you to the following donors and auction volunteers:Don's Auto, Shear Hair, King &...

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Imlay’s Downtown had Everything from Cars to Clothes

I read with interest "Our Opinion" in the Feb. 20 issue of the Times Online, and wanted to respond. Yes, it's sad that Shopko is closing, especially for the employees, but Imlay City has always evolved and been a resilient community. "When I was a boy" in...

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Thank You for Nine Years of Fulfillment

I have tried to write this letter several times over the last two weeks. Each time, I closed my laptop and said, "The words will come to me tomorrow." Well, I still haven't found enough words to sufficiently thank the community of Imlay City for making the...

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Church Tightens Volunteer Requirements

The recent meeting of Pope Francis with Cardinals highlighted critical need for ending clergy abuse. Hopefully actions from the top will end the hurt. We can only pray that actions will happen and not just word play.The Archdiocese of Detroit has been...

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