February 7, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

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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...

Bishop Alexander K. Sample appointed archbishop in Portland

MARQUETTE – Bishop Alexander K. Sample has been appointed to archbishop in Portland, Oregon. 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...

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...

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...

Students in the Arts

As part of the annual “Students in the Arts”, the middle school drama club will present the comedy, “Final Dress Rehearsal”, by Jack Frakes on Feb. 7 and 8. More...

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...

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...