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Surrey considers new ordinance

The Surrey Township Planning Commission is working on a new ordinance to deal with “noxious week and grass,” Planning Chair Mahon Parsons reported to the township board Tuesday evening. Zoning…

Deb and Jesse’s to reopen in Farwell

After a January 15 fire that closed their doors for over three months, Deb and Jesse’s Hometown Diner in Farwell is completely renovated and set to reopen March 23. The…

Clare’s 37th Irish Festival this weekend!

Clare, dubbed the “city of festivals,” is holding the biggest festival of the year, the 37th annual Irish Festival all this weekend! . The City has been getting ready for…

Farwell DPW Superintendent Moline announces retirement

Farwell DPW Superintendent Moline announces retirement

Farwell’s Department of Public Works Superintendent will retire at the end of the month after 30 years with the Village. Aaron Moline originally announced his intention to the Village Council…

Doherty brothers named Irish Grand Marshals

Doherty brothers named Irish Grand Marshals

Clare natives and longtime Clare businessmen Jim and Dean Doherty have been named as the Grand Marshals for the 2012 Irish Festival Parade. The 37th annual Irish Festival will take…

Janet McGuire announces retirement from CCF

Janet McGuire has announced her retirement from the Clare County Community Foundation as well as the Midland Area Community Foundation on June 1st, concluding over 5 years at the helm…

MMCC Foundation Selects this Year’s Featured Artist for A Northern Tradition

Tickets are now available for the Mid Michigan Community College Foundation’s annual fundraiser – A Northern Tradition.  The eleventh annual event will be held on from 6PM-9PM on April 22nd…

Hovey To Run For Probate Judge

Hovey To Run For Probate Judge

Tara Hovey, Attorney at Law, has announced that she is a candidate for the Probate Court Judgeship.  The Probate Court, serving Clare and Gladwin Counties, handles cases that include estates…

Surrey House to be renovated and revitalized

Surrey House to be renovated and revitalized

Plans are underway to renovate and restore the Surrey House, considered to be the oldest historic landmark in Harrison. According to information from the Middle Michigan Development Corporation, the economic…

New home for Joshua’s House

New home for Joshua’s House

Joshua’s House Maternity Home will be moving to Clare due to the generosity of June Melnek of Farwell.  June and her late husband Charles have owned the property located at…