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Where To See Fireworks in Clare County on the 4th of July

Where To See Fireworks in Clare County on the 4th of July

While residents of Clare County are used to marking the Fourth of July holiday with Summerfest, this year’s Summerfest wrapped up early with a fireworks show on June 24. Still,…

A basketball championship for the ages

A basketball championship for the ages

You’ve been warned! This column isn’t for everyone. I confess to being a fanatical sports fan and one of my favorite sports is basketball. Thus you can imagine I was…

Summer events – and birthdays are here again

Summer events – and birthdays are here again

Summer has officially begun and the Summer Solstice (the longest day of the year) has come and gone again. You know what that means…we are on the “downhill side” of…

Study: Rural Counties Left Behind in Economic Recovery

Study: Rural Counties Left Behind in Economic Recovery

Here’s a story to file under, “Duh!” This May the Economic Intelligence Group, a “think tank founded by Silicon Valley tech entrepreneurs and investors,” published a study that proves rural…

Surrey Board hears cemetery complaints

Surrey Board hears cemetery complaints

By Pat Maurer Correspondent The Surrey Township Board fielded some complaints about the condition of the older part of the Surrey Township Cemetery at their meeting Tuesday evening. Rita Vance…

Time to pay respects, not push agendas

Time to pay respects, not push agendas

Michael Wilcox, Publisher/Editor My thoughts and prayers go to the victims’ families of that horrible tragedy in Orlando over the weekend. I especially hope that each and every one of…

Wildlife visitors enjoy life on the Tobacco too

Wildlife visitors enjoy life on the Tobacco too

Pat Maurer, Review Correspondent Some days I think the ‘critters’ enjoy living out here on the Tobacco as much as we do. Besides our usual complement of wild birds, squirrels,…

Parents who host, lose the most

Parents who host, lose the most

By Goldie Wood, Prevention & Outreach Manager, Ten 16 Recovery Network The Importance of Developing Protective Factors in the Lives of Children Many parent’s in todays society worry about the…

Adopt-A-Pets

Adopt-A-Pets

ROSE 161D16: Rose is a stray that was found and brought into the animal shelter.  Rose is an adult dog that weighs 76 lbs.  When Rose was found she wasn’t…

My three Fathers

My three Fathers

Many mornings find me giving thanks that my parents loved each other and loved me.  The most valuable gift a father can give to his children is a daily demonstration…