December 8, 2011 RSS feed / Columns

Michigan Politics

For governors, the pen is mightier than the pulpit.  With their strokes, they put into office judges and others who often outlast the governors; sign bills into law, and, on relatively rare occasions, veto legislation.  More...

Rudyard Lions Offer Christmas Decorating Contest

The Rudyard Lions Club is hosting its annual Christmas decoration contest for the Rudyard area. Homes will be judged Saturday, December 17. More...

St. Ignace Area Schools Christmas Concert Rescheduled for December 19

The St. Ignace Area Schools Christmas concert for middle and high school has been rescheduled for Monday, December 19, at 6 p.m. at LaSalle High School.  It was originally planned for Monday, December 5.   More...

Mackinac Straits Health System To Host Book Fair at St. Ignace

There will be a book fair Thursday, December 8, and Friday, December 9, at the Mackinac Straits Health Systems Conference Room in St. Ignace. The time on Thursday will be from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and on Friday from 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. More...

DEAL ME IN

A Side Bet Here, A Side Bet There

Dear Mark:  Some of the local casinos are offering a side bet called "Perfect Pair" at their blackjack tables. What are the casino odds on this bet, and is it worth playing?  Richard G.  More...

Engadine-Gould City

Hello, everyone. What wonderful December weather we’re continuing to have. So far, Mother Nature has given us mild weather.  More...

DeTour

Saturday, December 3, saw many area residents attending the events surrounding the EUP Fine Arts Council’s Village Christmas. More...

Engadine Consolidated Schools

Engadine Schools will be hosting a Senior Citizen luncheon Wednesday, December 7, at noon in the Home Economics Room. All senior citizens are welcome. Following the meal, there will be performances by the Junior and Senior High Bands. More...

Les Cheneaux

It seems as though the closer we get to Christmas, the faster the days go by.  More...

Les Cheneaux

The old-fashioned Christmas party will be Saturday, December 10, at the Community Building. It’s a time for singing, cookies, prizes, Santa Claus, and fun. This community party is always a wonderful time. More...


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