Follow Us

Contact Us

Advertiser Times

Birmingham - Bloomfield Eagle

C&G Newspapers

Farmington Press

Fraser - Clinton Township Chronicle

Grosse Pointe Times

Macomb Township Chronicle

Madison - Park News

Mount Clemens - Clinton - Harrison Journal

Rochester Post

Roseville - Eastpointe Eastsider

Royal Oak Review

Shelby - Utica News

Southfield Sun

St. Clair Shores Sentinel

Sterling Heights Sentry

Troy Times

Warren Weekly

West Bloomfield Beacon

Woodward Talk

Published May 11, 2018


ST. CLAIR SHORES — In the field, troops open a packet, explore the contents and then “cook” the main entree in a meal ready to eat, or MRE, with the assistance of a flameless ration heater that is activated with water.

Read More

Published May 11, 2018

The Couchez family farmed in the area of St. Clair Shores in the 19th and 20th centuries. An 1895 Macomb County atlas lists at least three farms owned by Couchez family members. Part of the family had emigrated from Belgium in the latter half of the 1800s.Read More

Published May 11, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — With paintbrushes, rollers and hard work, volunteers from UnitedHealthcare and students from Rodgers Elementary School brought classic playground games like four square and hopscotch back, all part of a transformation made possible by grants and partnerships between the school, the health company, Playworks Michigan and Detroit Lion Marvin Jones Jr.’s Dreambuilders.

Read More

Published May 11, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — When the 66th St. Clair Shores Memorial Day Parade steps off from Ridgeway Street and Harper Avenue at 1 p.m. May 27, it will include veterans old and new, Olympians, pageant queens, bands, bagpipers and more. Two-time Olympic medalist Nancy Kerrigan will participate in this year’s parade, and this year’s grand marshal is Vito “Bill” Pellegrino, a 93-year-old veteran of World War II. Also being highlighted in the parade are John Lind, the distinguished veteran of the year, Pearl Harbor veteran Russell Shields, and St. Clair Shores Veteran of the Year Stanley Kokuba, who served at D-Day.

Read More

Published May 10, 2018

MACOMB COUNTY — On May 8, Macomb County voters approved an operating millage proposal for Macomb Community College, which will renew the college’s millage for 20 years and restore it to the rate previously approved by voters.

Read More

Published May 10, 2018

MACOMB COUNTY — Clinton Township officials are pondering whether to opt in to medical marijuana within township borders. Simultaneously, local school administrators are making their voices known.

Read More

Published May 10, 2018

MOUNT CLEMENS — Macomb County has a new clerk, at least until an elected official takes over the position following the November election. The judges of Macomb County Circuit Court held a meeting May 7 to select a temporary clerk following former Clerk Karen Spranger being removed from office. Spranger was removed after a ruling in St. Clair County Circuit Court that she lied on her election affidavit for the November 2016 election.

Read More

Published May 10, 2018

HARRISON TOWNSHIP — The local business community got a chance to ask some of the more nagging questions on their minds when the Harrison Township Economic Development Corp. hosted its annual meeting May 7 at Gowanie Golf Club.

Read More

Published May 9, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — St. Clair Shores Police are looking for a group of men that tried to break into the Walgreens at 21211 Harper Ave., just north of Eight Mile Road, in the early morning hours of May 9.

Read More

Published May 9, 2018

LANSING — Recreational marijuana could be legalized in Michigan later this year.

Read More

Published May 8, 2018

METRO DETROIT — A storm-related power outage affects more than homes  — it also can make traffic lights inoperable. And this can make crossing a four-way intersection tricky unless all drivers follow the same rules.

Read More

Published May 8, 2018

METRO DETROIT — When it comes to multigenerational living, Mom, Dad, the kids — and grandparents — always have a space to come home to, together.

Read More

Published May 8, 2018

METRO DETROIT — Wanted: talented theater performers, costume seamstresses, makeup artists and stage prop designers to join the Heart of the Hills Players acting troupe.

Read More

Published May 8, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Lake St. Clair and the Appalachian Mountains don’t touch anywhere on a map, but two brothers are making the connection with a landmark hike this summer.

Read More

Published May 8, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — With approval votes from five members of City Council, St. Clair Shores voters will get a chance to voice their approval or disapproval at the ballot box for the lowering of the minimum age of City Council members from 25 years old to 21.

Read More

Published May 8, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — No matter the weather, hardy volunteers with a love for the lake are needed for the annual Nautical Coast Cleanup. “Last year was the first time it rained,” said Joe St. John, a member of the St. Clair Shores Waterfront Environmental Committee.Read More

Published May 8, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — The best things come to those who wait, but music aficionados won’t have to wait as long for their free summer concerts to start each week in Veterans Memorial Park.

Read More

Published May 8, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Nine years after the city first decided to do something about the large number of homes that had been foreclosed upon in the city, the last of the properties acquired for unpaid taxes from Macomb County has been approved for sale.

Read More

Published May 7, 2018

ST. CLAIR SHORES — Chair of the St. Clair Shores Activities Committee, president of Lac Ste. Claire Kiwanis, and a member of the St. Clair Shores Waterfront Environmental Committee and the Optimist Club of St.

Read More

Published May 3, 2018

MACOMB COUNTY — The Macomb Community Action, or MCA, Office of Senior Services honored Meals on Wheels volunteers at its annual volunteer appreciation event April 17 at Bethesda Christian Church in Sterling Heights.

Read More

Upcoming Events

Berkley
Read to a Dog program
11 a.m.-2 p.m.
Berkley Public Library
Utica
Appetite for Art
11 a.m.-7 p.m.
Jacqueline K. Noonan Riverwalk park
Warren
'Nunsense' performance
7 p.m.
Warren Community Center
Royal Oak
'Beauty and the Beast Jr.' performances
2 p.m. and 7 p.m.
Baldwin Theatre
Rochester Hills
Performances of 'Macbeth'
8 p.m.
Rochester College

MORE LISTINGS

ADD AN EVENT

FULL CALENDAR

Newsroom tweets

Tweets by C & G Newspapers journalists
Reporters' opinions are their own and retweets do not equal endorsements.