September 11, 2014 RSS feed / Lifestyles

St. Francis among schools receiving Marquette Diocese ‘Legacy’ grants

Over $179K awarded to schools, programs

MARQUETTE – Faith formation programs in parishes and missions, diocesan Catholic schools and Catholic Social Services of the Upper Peninsula are the main beneficiaries of the Legacy of Faith grants awarded and distributed for 2014-15. More...

Senior Center News

Were you one of the 115 attendees at our Annual Open House? If not, you missed a wonderful day, until it rained that is! It blew me away on how generous this community is! The businesses were phenomenal! More...

Bay to host College Night for area

Students encouraged to attend Sept. event

ESCANABA – Bay College is hosting a College Night program Sept. 14. The event will take place on the Escanaba Bay College Campus, in the Besse Center beginning at 6:30 p.m. More...

Regional blood center drive set in Manistique

MANISTIQUE – The U.P. Regional Blood Center, a service of Marquette General, will hold a blood drive on Sept. 18, at the Blanchard Center in Manistique. The drive will take place from 1 – 5:15 p.m. More...

LSSU celebrates Bay partnership

Program helps students earn bachelor’s degrees

SAULT STE. MARIE – For the past 25 years, Lake Superior State University has been working in cooperation with Bay College to help students complete a bachelor’s degree close to home. More...

Artifact conference to be held in Marquette

MARQUETTE – The Ancient Artifact Preservation Society and Ancient American Magazine will hold its 10th annual Conference on Ancient America Sept. 26-28 at the Marquette Holiday Inn. More...

The Dinner Diva

Seven tricks for creating healthy habits

In case you haven’t heard, we have our brand new, absolutely amazing Summer 30 Day Paleo Challenge happening right now. One of the best parts of these Challenges, my opinion, is the tremendous amount of support in our private Facebook group. More...

Lake Effect kicks of dance series

MANISTIQUE – Lake Effect Arts Traditional Dance Series begins a new season Sept. 27. The series will kick off with a “Community Contra Dance” from 7 to 9 p.m. at the Inwood Township Hall in Cooks. More...

Foster grandparents planning in-service

MANISTIQUE – The Schoolcraft County Foster Grandparents in-service meeting will be held Sept. 12, at 11 a.m. at the Manistique Senior Center. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. More...

American Legion set to host service officer

MANISTIQUE – Patrick Kline, the American Legion’s Department service officer is making his monthly visit to the Upper Peninsula to assist veterans with claims preparation, presentation, and appeal counsel. More...