May 30, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Grandparents Teach, Too

Families: keep outdoor play safe

Spring has arrived! There are finally new opportunities for children to enjoy outdoor play. In your backyard, at the playground, or on walks in the woods, there are things to explore and challenges to meet. 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...

Pacvalotv’s

Remember Caramel, our feisty feline? He’s a cute little tabby, but for years, that’s been his only redeeming factor. I should be so lucky that his temperament would match his looks. We discovered almost immediately how verbal he is. More...

AARP essay contest open

LANSING – The AARP Michigan’s fourth annual “Why I Love My Grandparents” Essay Contest for school-age students is under way. Essays must be submitted by Aug. 1. More...

Lifestyles Briefs

Ferris State University announces dean’s list BIG RAPIDS – Ferris State University officials have announced that more than 4,095 students received academic honors for the semester that ended December 2012. More...

Senior Center

Yahooo! My youngest daughter, Stephanie, once again made me a new grandmother. We welcomed Reese Marie on May 22, 2013. She weighed 7 pounds, 6.3 ounces and was 19 inches long. And she is absolutely beautiful! To be part of such a miracle! More...

Poll

Should the Manistique Area Schools Board of Education pursue a shared superintendent with Big Bay de Noc School?