February 7, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Death by Sudoku

It turns out I share something in common with royalty. Camilla, the Duchess of Cornwall, recently confessed her addiction to Sudoku. In fact, she fell behind on a royal tour after stopping for a fix. More...

SkillsUSA set at Bay

ESCANABA – February has been designated as Career and Technical Education Month in Michigan. As part of this recognition, Bay College is hosting the annual SkillsUSA competition on Feb. 15. The program will begin at 9:45 a.m. More...

Lake Effect Arts Center to start community choir

MANISTIQUE – The Lake Effect Community Arts recently announced the formation of a community choir. Jim Russey of Manistique, who is well versed in vocal performance, will serve as director. More...

News Briefs

Local MRSP meeting to be held on Feb. 13 MANISTIQUE – The February meeting for the Michigan Retired School Personnel will be held at the Blanchard Center on Deer Street at 11:30 a.m. on Feb. More...

Snyder issues order for veteran support

Veterans Affairs Agency to aid with benefits

LANSING – Gov. Rick Snyder has issued an executive order that will help to better connect eligible veterans with their benefits and significantly improve customer service. More...

Bishop Alexander K. Sample appointed archbishop in Portland

MARQUETTE – Bishop Alexander K. Sample has been appointed to archbishop in Portland, Oregon. Sample had served seven years as bishop of the Catholic Diocese of Marquette and was recently appointed to his new designation by Pope Benedict XVI. More...

Filling youthfull minds

St. Francis de Sales Catholic School recently received a math and science grant titled “Filling up Youthful Minds” sponsored by Exxon Mobil. More...

Senior Center

As I had mentioned in last week’s column, we are trying to collect recipes for an upcoming cookbook for the Senior Center. I just received a recipe from Barb Boyer for her homemade Ranch Dressing. She claims there is no other like it. More...

Poll

Do you think Schoolcraft County should model a zoning ordinance to encourage wind farm development in the area?