January 23, 2014 RSS feed / Lifestyles

CDC offers tips to prevent falls among 65 and older

LANSING – Centers for Disease Control and Prevention research reveals one out of three adults, age 65 plus, will annually experience a fall leading to orthopedic challenges, closed head injuries, or even death.  More...

Jest for Fun

Shortly after meeting my better half, I noticed his tendency toward pyromania. One of our first dates saw him build a roaring fire in his parents’ hearth. Thus, I learned that gazing into a fireplace beats TV, hands down.  More...

St. Francis celebrates Catholic Schools Week

MANISTIQUE – St. Francis de Sales Catholic School will celebrate National Catholic Schools Week Jan. 26 – 31. This year’s theme is “Communities of Faith, Knowledge and Service.”  More...

Open for business

Furniture store up and running

MANISTIQUE – It’s been a long road, but Manistique’s newest business is up and running and owner Pam Morden couldn’t be more excited. More...

Publisher looking for stories from seniors

MANISTIQUE – Hometown Memories Publishing Company is looking to save a big slice of local history before it’s lost forever.  More...

Lifestyles Briefs

Area writer to donate book sales to shelters   GARDEN – Bigwater Publishing recently announced the release of “Adventures with Vinnie” by Donna Winters of Garden. More...

Senior Center News

Have you ever heard the phrase “pay it forward”? We recently lost a dedicated board member named Nancy Cheney. Nancy had spent countless volunteer hours being on the board. More...