October 3, 2013 RSS feed / Lifestyles

Jest For Fun

Dad likes to tell the story of the first time he kissed my mother. When he leaned over to plant the memorable smooch, his lunch betrayed him and a loud burp escaped. It goes without saying, but I’ll say it anyway, that mom was not impressed. More...

Partnership to benefit schools

IRON MOUNTAIN – As kids head back to school, a new partnership between THE BOSS Snowplow and DonorsChoose.org will help fund local classroom projects. More...

Shop local day set for Sat.

Caught ‘blue-handed’ campaign statewide

LANSING – Only days remain until Michigan shoppers and retailers celebrate the first “Get Caught Blue-Handed” Day on Oct. 5, as part of the annual Buy Nearby campaign launched earlier this year by Michigan Retailers Association. More...

Honored

The Garden Peninsula Historical Society recently held it’s 37th annual Recognition Dinner. Eight past and present members of the community were presented with a certificate. More...

Lifestyles Brief

Local women’s club planning Oct. meeting MANISTIQUE – GFWC Manistique Women’s Club will meet on Oct. 8 at the Comfort Inn. More...

Autism safety training set

SAULT STE, MARIE – SPEAKS Education’s First Aid Response to ASD (Autism Spectrum Disorder) and Positive Outcomes training will be held Oct. 14 and 15. More...

Senior Center News

Please keep in mind the Community Resource Fair is scheduled for Friday, Oct. 4, at First Baptist Church, beginning at 11 a.m. It is a great place to find out about the many services that are offered in the community. More...

Lifestyles Briefs

Michigan retirees will meet at Big Bay Oct. 9 COOKS – The Michigan Association of Retired Personnel will hold a meeting on Oct. 9. The meeting will be held at the Big Bay de Noc High School at 11 a.m. More...

State to go ‘pink’ in Oct.

Acknowledges breast cancer awareness

LANSING . October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month in Michigan and all official state of Michigan social media accounts will be “going pink” for the second year in a row, Gov. Rick Snyder announced Tuesday. More...