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Former Michigan Tech President’s Residence is New Sustainability Demonstration Home

Former Michigan Tech President’s Residence is New Sustainability Demonstration Home

The former Michigan Tech University President’s residence is about to be transformed. Students with the Michigan Tech Alternative Energy Enterprise team are remodeling the entire house and turning it into…

Michigan Home Permits Hit a 10-Year High, But It’s Not All Good News

Michigan Home Permits Hit a 10-Year High, But It’s Not All Good News

Michigan is building itself back up after the recession, but it may not be completely smooth sailing. Over 98% of all privately-owned residential buildings are constructed in permit-issuing locations, and…

In celebration of Parenting Awareness Month

In celebration of Parenting Awareness Month

By Goldie Wood, Prevention & Outreach Manager, Ten 16 Recovery Network The Clare Communities that Care Coalition has planned a free Family Movie Night for March 27th. Due to the…

Possible Sedative Contamination in Pet Food Prompts Recall

Possible Sedative Contamination in Pet Food Prompts Recall

Every year, one in every six Americans becomes ill after consuming contaminated foods or beverages. While humans can easily describe the symptoms they experience and seek out treatment on their…

New Law Requires Alaska Courts to Assign Custody for Pets

New Law Requires Alaska Courts to Assign Custody for Pets

While 11% of child custody cases are decided during mediation sessions with a lawyer, there isn’t much in the law about who gets custody of animals. In Alaska, however, divorce…

Proud to be a Pioneer

Proud to be a Pioneer

Jim Walter, Superintendent Clare Public Schools What Kind of Schools Do We Want? The last 38 years for me have been spent in schools. Your kids, like mine, may get…

U.S. Residents Continue to Struggle With Slow Internet Speeds

U.S. Residents Continue to Struggle With Slow Internet Speeds

A new Federal Communications Commission (FCC) report shows that roughly half of the U.S. population have below-average broadband data connections. Despite the significant popularity of social media sharing, Netflix (which…

Michigan Parents Become Students to Help Their Children Succeed

Michigan Parents Become Students to Help Their Children Succeed

The staff at North Godwin Elementary School near Grand Rapids, MI has taken the phrase “parents are a child’s first teachers” to heart, implementing great measures to ensure parents are…

The Rise of the ‘Glamping’ Industry

The Rise of the ‘Glamping’ Industry

Remember when camping meant pitching a tent in the middle of the woods and roasting hot dogs over a fire started by rubbing two sticks together? With nothing but a…

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…

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