April 11, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Health partners sign with BCBS

MARQUETTE – Superior Health Partners, an alliance of eight independent health systems located in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, including Schoolcraft Memorial Hospital, has announced an agreement with Blue Cross Blue Shield of Michigan to im More...

The old ‘heave-ho’

“I hate to be the bearer of bad news,” she said, “but we’re putting you on sabbatical.” My dictionary defines that term as “a leave of absence for rest, study, or travel.” Sounds kind of pleasant when you put More...

Beginning cake decorating class set for May

MANISTIQUE – Lake Effect Arts is offering a Beginning Cake Decorating Class on May 14. The class will run from 6 – 9 p.m. in the Presbyterian Church of the Redeemer, located at 314 Main Street. More...

Senior Center

Short, short notice, but with your help we can do it! Would you like to go to the Spring Sing in Munising? The Munising Vanguard Singers will be performing. More...

Far From Home

Editor’s Note: The series “Far From Home” is written by local resident Doug LaFoille. It began in 2011, when his daughter, Danielle LaFoille was deployed to Afghanistan. More...

Conference set for seniors

Annual event features speakers, door prizes

ESCANABA – The 11th annual Senior Living Conference will be held May 9, at the Terrace Bay Inn between Escanaba and Gladstone. More...

Lifestyles Briefs

Local sixth grader places in state spelling bee

MANISTIQUE – St. Francis de Sales sixth grader Melanie Jones placed tenth in the Level One competition of the Knights of Columbus Michigan State Council Spelling Bee, held recently in Saginaw. More...