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Imlay City to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Imlay City to celebrate Cinco de Mayo

Music, dancers, food and fun downtown this Friday   IMLAY CITY — An evening of family fun, food and culture is on tap this Friday, May 5, as the Hispanic Service Center hosts a Cinco de Mayo celebration from 5-8 p.m. downtown. All are welcome to gather at the...

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Few answers to M-53 stoplight questions

Few answers to M-53 stoplight questions

Private meeting held to pitch ideas   IMLAY CITY — Over 30 people gathered at the Imlay City fire hall Monday afternoon, to take part in the M-53 Corridor Committee meeting. The group has met on a regular basis to discuss issues along the stretch of Van Dyke from...

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McClain submits funding requests for projects

McClain submits funding requests for projects

Capac Main Street project on short list   CAPAC — The office of Congressperson Lisa McClain has announced several project funding requests have been moved forward for consideration in the upcoming 2024 fiscal year. In all of the projects submitted for Thumb area...

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Sunny Fields springs to life

Sunny Fields springs to life

Volunteers, donations sought to help with March storms cleanup   EMMETT — If “the Earth laughs in flowers,” then downright guffaws are bursting from the fertile grounds at Sunny Fields botanical park. While it’s unlikely that the late, great poet Ralph Waldo...

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Young artist creates ‘Best of Show’ entry

Young artist creates ‘Best of Show’ entry

ICHS’s Rachel Smith wins Jr. Duck Stamp honors   IMLAY CITY — An acrylic painting by Imlay City High School senior Rachel Smith won the Michigan Best of Show Contest in the 2023 Federal Junior Duck Stamp Program Conservation and Design Competition. The judging...

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Fire chief issues persist in Dryden

Surrounding departments submit letters supporting Chief Hagemeister   DRYDEN TWP. — As was the case last month, residents packed the house at the April 11 regular meeting of the Board of Trustees. During both public comment times citizens, Dryden Twp. Fire...

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Pocket Park construction underway in Capac

Two finalists interview for village clerk   CAPAC — Work is underway in Capac on the development of the Village's Pocket Park. Village Manager Travis Youatt said the village council has awarded a stamped concrete bid from Artistic Stamped Concrete of Imlay City....

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