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What’s Cooking?

Oh, it is the HO! HO! HO! time again, so I will give you all some super good recipes for those sugar fineries, with the first being a favorite in…

God is always on time

Henry Ward Beecher, the late famous nineteenth century pastor of Plymouth Church in Brooklyn, New York, was known to be a very patient man. One day, however, one of the…

Tips for having the ‘holiday alcohol talk’ with your kids

Tips for having the ‘holiday alcohol talk’ with your kids

Do your research: Learn the facts of the affects of alcohol and how it can affect their health and mind. That way, you can successfully communicate the right information to…

Time for the two Christmas countdowns

Time for the two Christmas countdowns

Since Christmas is now only a hair over two weeks away, things are getting more and more hectic around the Maurer household. You see, in less than two weeks, on…

Artificial trees are not welcome

Artificial trees are not welcome

There is one solemn rule at the Wilcox house during the holiday season. That is quite simply our Christmas tree cannot be of the artificial variety. My affinity for real…

Michigan Woman Suing Doctor for Wrongful Conception

Michigan Woman Suing Doctor for Wrongful Conception

Choosing to become pregnant, quite obviously, should always be a choice. A Michigan woman is suing a doctor for wrongful conception after she was promised that she couldn’t become pregnant.…

A Black Friday worthy of purgatory

A Black Friday worthy of purgatory

Some days just aren’t worth getting outta bed. I had one of those days last Friday. While many of you were celebrating Black Friday, buying the latest and greatest toys…

An interesting week

An interesting week

It’s been an interesting week for this reporter. There was a fire that destroyed a large pole barn, an armed robbery at a Clare business and the miraculous recovery of…

Adopt-A-Pet

Adopt-A-Pet

Pet # 386D16 “Max” is a Rott/lab mix who can be a bit of an escape artist, so he will need a savvy owner to keep him safely at home.…

Only 8% of Winter Boots Are Slip Resistant, Studies Show

Only 8% of Winter Boots Are Slip Resistant, Studies Show

A team of researchers from the Toronto Rehabilitation Institute-University Health Network recently developed a brand new test to evaluate the validity of “slip resistant” footwear on icy surfaces. They used…

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