November 8, 2012 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Mitten Tree returns for season

42-year tradition will continue for residents

MANISTIQUE – For the 42nd year, the Mitten Tree will be helping Schoolcraft County residents in need. Recently, tthe familiar holiday tree once again appeared at the Peoples Store, courtesy of the Schoolcraft County Christmas Committee.  More...

McDonough and Latterman married

Fayette State Park was the setting for the July 7 wedding of Marissa McDonough and Matthew Latterman. Honorable District Court Judge Mark Luoma officiated.  The bride is the daughter of Dan and Kathy McDonough of Manistique, Mich. More...

Births

GLEASON – Negaunee, Mich., residents Adam and Melisa Gleason welcomed a baby girl, Eden Marie Gleason, on Wednesday, Sept. 26, 2012.  Eden was delivered at Marquette General Hospital weighing 6 pounds. More...

VanAmberg accepts NSCS membership

MANISTIQUE – Kelsey VanAmberg of Manistique has accepted membership in The National Society of Collegiate Scholars.  More...

Saffer receives 2012 Rotary scholarship

MANISTIQUE – During a recent regular meeting of the Manistique Rotary Club, Manistique Rotary Scholarship Committee members Giannine Perigo and Tom Pugh presented a check to Manistique High School graduate Shaelyn Saffer.  More...

News Brief

National Guard hosts Veteran’s Job Fair   LANSING – The Michigan National Guard is hosting “Operation Vet Connection 2012”. More than 70 companies will be attending the event. The fair will be held on Nov. More...

Manistique Elks host district officers

MANISTIQUE – Upper Peninsula District Officers for the Michigan Elks Association recently visited Manistique Elks Lodge 632 for an annual inspection and audit.  The lodge also held an initiation ceremony and welcomed four new members. More...

Madden and Bosanic exchange vows

Heather Marie Madden and Timothy John Bosanic exchanged wedding vows on June 23, 2012, duringa2p.m.ceremonyatSt. Francis de Sales Catholic Church in Manistique. The nuptials were celebrated by Fr. Glenn Theoret.  More...

Some “How we met” stories

I met my future husband at a party hosted by a mutual friend. After we shared small talk, I hated to see him leave with pals who were eager to paint the town red.  “You have fun,” I said pointing to one of his buddies. More...

Business to host toy drive, give certificates

MANISTIQUE – Butterfly Touches and Go Figure Fitness will be accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys in exchange for $25 gift certificates.  Gift certificates can be used for therapeutic massage, ear candling, acupuncture or fitness mem More...