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Tuesday, July 23, 2019

Monday, July 22, 2019

Sunday, July 21, 2019

Saturday, July 20, 2019

Pretrial Hearing Set Monday For Brennan

Former 53rd District Court Judge Theresa Brennan will be back in court for a hearing regarding charges brought against her by the Michigan Attorney General’s Office.

Friday, July 19, 2019

Thursday, July 18, 2019

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tuesday, July 16, 2019

Monday, July 15, 2019

Sunday, July 14, 2019

Saturday, July 13, 2019

Freedom, Unity Represented In World War II Memorial

The memorial consists of a wall of stars honoring the American soldiers killed, 56 pillars representing the districts, territories and states as they came into the Union, and pavilions recognizing The Pacific Theater and The Battle of the Atlantic.

Charming Charlie To Close All Stores

Charming Charlie filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy and will close all of its 261 stores in 38 states, including the local boutique at the Green Oak Village Place Mall.

Friday, July 12, 2019

Fenton Art Walk This Weekend

The popular event will take place Saturday from 10am to 7pm. The community event celebrates the arts and showcases local and regional talent with the visual art, music, entertainment, technology integrated art, and children’s activities.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

War Memorial Display Now Open For Public Viewing

The display includes a replica of the World War II Memorial in Washington D.C., the Korean War Memorial with 23 full-size statues, the Michigan Vietnam Traveling Wall, and the Eyes of Freedom Traveling Memorial from the Iraq War.

Wednesday, July 10, 2019

Tuesday, July 9, 2019

Forum Held in Pinckney on PFAS Problem

A near-capacity audience for the event, which was arranged by 8th District Rep. Elissa Slotkin, was told that stringent federal standards must be set on the amount of a dangerous chemical compound to be allowed in drinking water.

Monday, July 8, 2019

LCCC, SMLC Enter Memorandum Of Understanding

Livingston County Catholic Charities will integrate Special Ministries of Livingston County's programming into theirs for 1 year, with both Boards assessing the results at the conclusion of that time.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Pleasant Valley & Bergin Road Projects Move Forward

Hartland Township officials have approved design engineering agreements with the Livingston County Road Commission for the projects that will eventually reconstruct portions of Pleasant Valley Road and Bergin Road.

Hartland SOUP Coming To Settlers Park

The crowd-funding event this Thursday allows community members to pitch ideas to better the Hartland area, with the winner receiving money to turn their proposal into a reality.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Friday, July 5, 2019

Tyrone Twp. Officials Seek To Fill Board Vacancy

Trustee Allen Pool’s last day on the township Board of Trustees was Wednesday, July 3rd. In a letter dated June 26th, Pool said he was relocating to the Battle Creek area after accepting a new position there.

Plans Approved For Masonite Industrial Building

The company owns property located on Sterling Drive which is off of Dorr Road in Genoa Township, and plans to build a 59,400-square-foot facility to “accommodate expansion space needed to meet industry demand”.

Northfield Twp. Group To Tour Area Farms

On Saturday, July 13th the group will speak with local farmers to learn about the joys and challenges of farming, how farms contribute to the local economy and the advantages of conservation.

Thursday, July 4, 2019

Advancing Age-Friendly Communities In Michigan

Eight cities and towns in the state are members of the AARP Network of Age-Friendly States and Communities, committed to creating a place to live that is inclusive and considerate of residents from all walks of life and of any age.

Theis Holding Summer Reading Contest

Students may participate by obtaining a special bookmark from any of the community libraries located in the 22nd district or from Sen. Lana Theis’ office, and the winner will be invited to spend a day at the Capitol with Theis.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Hartland Retail Market Analysis Draws Critics

Hartland Township has been conducting an analysis of the municipality’s retail market; however some community members feel the results of the study thus far would not be beneficial or even plausible.

Monday, July 1, 2019

Mother Nature Cooperates As Balloons Take Flight

In all, 38 balloons participated in the challenge portion of the event; competing in multiple flights to drop beanbags on targets that were set up at the main launch field at the Howell High School complex and another at the Chemung Hills Golf Club.