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The Oakland Press
PREP ROUNDUP: Novi, Notre Dame Prep win volleyball tournamentsGOLF OXFORD COMPETES AT LIGHTNING SUMMER TUNE UP The 2017 golf season started
The Oakland Press / Posted 13 hours ago
GOLF OXFORD COMPETES AT LIGHTNING SUMMER TUNE UP The 2017 golf season started on a cloudy Friday for Oxford at Lapeer Country Club at the 4th annual Lapeer Lightning Summer Tune Up. The Wildcats finished 16th out of 20 teams by shooting... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Powerball Jackpot reaches over $500 milliona Michigan player wins this jackpot, it would be the largest Powerball prize ev
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 2 days ago
a Michigan player wins this jackpot, it would be the largest Powerball prize ever won in the state. Donald Lawson of Lapeer holds the current record in Michigan with a $337 million Powerball jackpot that he won on Aug. 15 2015. The last time... Read more
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MLive.com
Family says remains in submerged car belong to longtime missing relativelater, Colwye is certain his grandfather has been found. Julius "Pete" Colwye,
MLive.com / Posted 2 days ago
later, Colwye is certain his grandfather has been found. Julius "Pete" Colwye, 62, was last seen in the 2000 block of Lapeer on Oct. 1, 1984, by a friend, according to articles from The Saginaw News archives from Jan. 16, 1985. According to... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
McLaren, Lapeer City Police team up for car seat demo at Lapeer Days2017-08-17 / Front Page McLaren Lapeer Region Injury Prevention Coordinator,
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
2017-08-17 / Front Page McLaren Lapeer Region Injury Prevention Coordinator, Allie Sholtis, RN and the Lapeer City Police Department will team up at Lapeer Days this weekend with... Read more
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MLive.com
First rolling cruise of 2017 Back to the Bricks draws thousandsThursday and Friday nights, as well as a free concert Friday, Aug. 18, at the D
MLive.com / Posted 3 days ago
Thursday and Friday nights, as well as a free concert Friday, Aug. 18, at the Dort Federal Credit Union Event Center, 2501 Lapeer Road. Gates open at 5 p.m. The Flint Symphony Orchestra will perform, along with "Beachfront Property." Concertgoers... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
Lapeer Tune-Up to feature state’s elite teams | August 17, 2017Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune
Swartz Creek View / Posted 3 days ago
Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune-Up. File Photo LAPEER – Some of the top girls’ high school golf teams from across Michigan will be traveling to Lapeer tomorrow for the annual Lapeer Tune-Up tournament.... Read more
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Swartz Creek View
MHSAA identifies importance of local media in high school sports | August 17, 2017easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed work
Swartz Creek View / Posted 3 days ago
easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed working media space at high school competitions. LAPEER COUNTY – As we embark on the first high school sports practices for the upcoming fall season next week, the Michigan... Read more
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The Davison Index
GOLF OUTINGS | August 17, 2017caddy auction, mulligan balloons and a 9-and-out room. Celebrity caddy auction
The Davison Index / Posted 3 days ago
caddy auction, mulligan balloons and a 9-and-out room. Celebrity caddy auction begins at 8:45 a.m. Proceeds benefit Lapeer Area Citizens Against Domestic Assault. For more information, contact Emily Caswell at ecaswell@mihomepaper.com or... Read more
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The Davison Index
Lapeer Tune-Up to feature state’s elite teams | August 17, 2017Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune
The Davison Index / Posted 3 days ago
Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune-Up. File Photo LAPEER – Some of the top girls’ high school golf teams from across Michigan will be traveling to Lapeer tomorrow for the annual Lapeer Tune-Up tournament.... Read more
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The Davison Index
MHSAA identifies importance of local media in high school sports | August 17, 2017easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed work
The Davison Index / Posted 3 days ago
easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed working media space at high school competitions. LAPEER COUNTY – As we embark on the first high school sports practices for the upcoming fall season next week, the Michigan... Read more
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The Davison Index
August 17, 2017classes of 1953 and 1954 will have their annual reunion at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, S
The Davison Index / Posted 3 days ago
classes of 1953 and 1954 will have their annual reunion at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10, at Walli’s, corner of Center and Lapeer roads in Burton. The group will meet in a private room. Reunion-goers may order the restaurant’s Sunday brunch until... Read more
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The Davison Index
News Briefs | August 17, 2017classes of 1953 and 1954 will have their annual reunion at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, S
The Davison Index / Posted 3 days ago
classes of 1953 and 1954 will have their annual reunion at 12:30 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 10, at Walli’s, corner of Center and Lapeer roads in Burton. The group will meet in a private room. Reunion-goers may order the restaurant’s Sunday brunch until... Read more
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Flint Township View
MHSAA Announces Concussion Report Findings | August 17, 2017LAPEER COUNTY — The Michigan High School Athletic Association has completed its
Flint Township View / Posted 3 days ago
LAPEER COUNTY — The Michigan High School Athletic Association has completed its second year of collecting head injury reports from member schools as it continues to build data that will assist in identifying trends and progress being made to reduce... Read more
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Flint Township View
MHSAA identifies importance of local media in high school sports | August 17, 2017easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed work
Flint Township View / Posted 3 days ago
easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed working media space at high school competitions. LAPEER COUNTY – As we embark on the first high school sports practices for the upcoming fall season next week, the Michigan... Read more
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Flint Township View
Lapeer Tune-Up to feature state’s elite teams | August 17, 2017Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune
Flint Township View / Posted 3 days ago
Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune-Up. File Photo LAPEER – Some of the top girls’ high school golf teams from across Michigan will be traveling to Lapeer tomorrow for the annual Lapeer Tune-Up tournament.... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
GOLF OUTINGS | August 17, 2017caddy auction, mulligan balloons and a 9-and-out room. Celebrity caddy auction
Grand Blanc View / Posted 3 days ago
caddy auction, mulligan balloons and a 9-and-out room. Celebrity caddy auction begins at 8:45 a.m. Proceeds benefit Lapeer Area Citizens Against Domestic Assault. For more information, contact Emily Caswell at ecaswell@mihomepaper.com or... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
MHSAA identifies importance of local media in high school sports | August 17, 2017easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed work
Grand Blanc View / Posted 3 days ago
easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed working media space at high school competitions. LAPEER COUNTY – As we embark on the first high school sports practices for the upcoming fall season next week, the Michigan... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Lapeer Tune-Up to feature state’s elite teams | August 17, 2017Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune
Grand Blanc View / Posted 3 days ago
Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune-Up. File Photo LAPEER – Some of the top girls’ high school golf teams from across Michigan will be traveling to Lapeer tomorrow for the annual Lapeer Tune-Up tournament.... Read more
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Grand Blanc View
Local man keeps The King alive and rockin’ | August 17, 2017song,” Dixon said. “(Elvis) was so influential in so many peoples’ lives.” Dix
Grand Blanc View / Posted 3 days ago
song,” Dixon said. “(Elvis) was so influential in so many peoples’ lives.” Dixon’s father owns Cavelli’s restaurant in Lapeer, which frequently features singing acts, and gave him an outlet to try his hand at the act. “People seemed to like it... Read more
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The Burton View
MHSAA Announces Concussion Report Findings | August 17, 2017LAPEER COUNTY — The Michigan High School Athletic Association has completed its
The Burton View / Posted 3 days ago
LAPEER COUNTY — The Michigan High School Athletic Association has completed its second year of collecting head injury reports from member schools as it continues to build data that will assist in identifying trends and progress being made to reduce... Read more
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The Burton View
Lapeer Tune-Up to feature state’s elite teams | August 17, 2017Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune
The Burton View / Posted 3 days ago
Teams will travel to Lapeer Country Club tomorrow to compete at the Lapeer Tune-Up. File Photo LAPEER – Some of the top girls’ high school golf teams from across Michigan will be traveling to Lapeer tomorrow for the annual Lapeer Tune-Up tournament.... Read more
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The Burton View
MHSAA identifies importance of local media in high school sports | August 17, 2017easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed work
The Burton View / Posted 3 days ago
easier for the working media members when they have clear and unobstructed working media space at high school competitions. LAPEER COUNTY – As we embark on the first high school sports practices for the upcoming fall season next week, the Michigan... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
WALTRAUD "TRUDY" AXSOM | August 17, 2017WALTRAUD “TRUDY” AXSOM, 86, of Lapeer, died Tuesday August 8, 2017 on her birth
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
WALTRAUD “TRUDY” AXSOM, 86, of Lapeer, died Tuesday August 8, 2017 on her birthday. She was born August 8, 1931, in Abenberg, Germany, to parents Walter and Margaret (Dunzweiller) Wessel. Trudy married Chester Axsom in Germany before moving to the... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
RUTH HIBBLER | August 17, 2017died Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Connie’s Adult Foster Care in Imlay City. Ruth
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
died Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at Connie’s Adult Foster Care in Imlay City. Ruth Davenport was born January 2, 1921, in Lapeer. She is the daughter of the late Ralph and the late Muriel (Davis) Davenport. She is a 1939 graduate of Lapeer High... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
MR. LESLIE "PAT" BURGESS | August 17, 2017MR. LESLIE “PAT” BURGESS, 85, of Lapeer (formerly of Attica), died Tuesday, Aug
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
MR. LESLIE “PAT” BURGESS, 85, of Lapeer (formerly of Attica), died Tuesday, August 15, 2017. Pat was born May 1, 1932, in Almont, to Harvey and Florence (Edgett) Burgess. Pat married Kathryn Ferrett on June 12, 1954 in Imlay City. Pat and Kathryn... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
ROSS "TT" CEDILLO, JR. | August 17, 2017Lapeer, died suddenly Friday, August 4, He was born August 4, 1944, in San An
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
Lapeer, died suddenly Friday, August 4, He was born August 4, 1944, in San Antonio, Texas, to Rosendo and Dolores (Garcia) Cedillo, Sr. Mr. Cedillo was a forklift driver for Pontiac Motors, retiring from the Pontiac Motors Plant in Flint. Ross... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
JOSEPH JAMES SZWARC | August 17, 2017and nephews; and great-nieces and great-nephew. Joseph’s funeral mass was held
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
and nephews; and great-nieces and great-nephew. Joseph’s funeral mass was held Monday, August 14, 2017, at the Immaculate Conception Church, 814 West Nepessing St., Lapeer, MI 48446. Burial followed in Mt. Loretto Cemetery in Lapeer. 810-66... Read more
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ALEXANDER D. HOLOTA, JR. | August 17, 2017ALEXANDER D. HOLOTA, JR., 89, a longtime Lapeer resident, died Wednesday, Augu
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
ALEXANDER D. HOLOTA, JR., 89, a longtime Lapeer resident, died Wednesday, August 9, 2017. He was born April 1, 1928, in Warren, to Alexander and Therssa (Bury) Holota. Alex proudly served his country in the U.S. Army. He married Anna Woydyla on... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
August 17, 2017and your guess. Remember — be as specific as possible! To win the Where’s the
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
and your guess. Remember — be as specific as possible! To win the Where’s the View? photo contest, you must live within Lapeer County, and a single household can only win the contest once every 12 months. We invite everyone in the county to... Read more
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State Police plan open house on Sept. 20 | August 17, 2017LAPEER — While the Michigan State Police marked its 100th anniversary back in A
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
LAPEER — While the Michigan State Police marked its 100th anniversary back in April, the agency is marking its centenary with a series of events throughout the year. Lapeer’s MSP Post, which at just 51 years old is relatively new, will hold an open... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Solar eclipse party at Marguerite deAngeli Library on Aug. 21 | August 17, 2017LAPEER — Area residents are invited to a solar eclipse party from 1-3 p.m. Mond
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
LAPEER — Area residents are invited to a solar eclipse party from 1-3 p.m. Monday, Aug. 21 on the Marguerite deAngeli Library branch lawn. The program will include a monster-themed story time (to scare the eclipse away!) and fun facts and myths about... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
August 17, 2017are $50 and can be purchased directly from the PAR website at www.parpets.org o
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
are $50 and can be purchased directly from the PAR website at www.parpets.org or by visiting the PAR office at 2266 North Lapeer Rd. Sign up today for first-ever View Lady Classic on Aug. 24 METAMORA — Seasoned, amateur and first-time lady... Read more
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BARBARA L. FIRMINGHAM | August 17, 2017heart problem. Barb was born to Arthur and Roselee (Steinmetz) Milbocker of No
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
heart problem. Barb was born to Arthur and Roselee (Steinmetz) Milbocker of North Branch and was a lifelong resident of Lapeer. She graduated North Branch High School in 1971 and worked as a CNA in Oxford. She married Eugene Firmingham on... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Davis Brothers Farm Fest on Aug. 26 offers look at mid-century farm life | August 17, 2017OREGON TWP. — The 13th Annual Davis Brothers Farm Fest, sponsored by the Lapeer
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
OREGON TWP. — The 13th Annual Davis Brothers Farm Fest, sponsored by the Lapeer County Historical Society, will be held from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 26. The farm is located at 3520 Davis Lake Rd. During the festival, area families will be... Read more
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Book sale through Saturday | August 17, 2017The Friends of the Marguerite deAngeli Library Book Sale in Lapeer runs through
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
The Friends of the Marguerite deAngeli Library Book Sale in Lapeer runs through Saturday. Shopping the DVD selection for movie titles were Attica brothers Cameron Vanecek, 9, and his brother, Jacob, 6. Book sale hours today (Aug. 17) are from 10 a.m.... Read more
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August 17, 2017Lapeer Team Work hosts Safety Fun Day Friday at Center Building LAPEER — This
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
Lapeer Team Work hosts Safety Fun Day Friday at Center Building LAPEER — This Friday afternoon, the Lapeer Center Building will host Lapeer Team Work’s first-ever Safety Fun Day, which will take place from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. with a free lunch at... Read more
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Love INC to host golf outing on Sept. 16 | August 17, 2017LUM — Love In the Name of Christ (INC) of Greater Lapeer will host its 7th Annu
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
LUM — Love In the Name of Christ (INC) of Greater Lapeer will host its 7th Annual Golf Outing on Saturday, Sept. 16 at Castle Creek Golf Club in Lum. The four-person scramble will begin with registration at 8 a.m., a putting contest qualifier from... Read more
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Enrollment underway for Lapeer Virtual | August 17, 2017LAPEER — Lapeer Community Schools is enrolling students in the tuition-free vir
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
LAPEER — Lapeer Community Schools is enrolling students in the tuition-free virtual learning program for the 2017-2018 school year. Lapeer Virtual is open to students in grades K-12. An open house for students and parents will be held from 5-7 p.m.... Read more
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August 17, 2017petting zoo, games for children, bingo, a Chinese auction and concessions. Rep
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
petting zoo, games for children, bingo, a Chinese auction and concessions. Rep. Howell to host Aug. 21 office hours LAPEER COUNTY — State Rep. Gary Howell of Deerfield Township will host office hours on Monday, Aug. 21 at the following times... Read more
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Lapeer Area View
Stone’s Throw Theater to bring staged shows, art exhibits to Lapeer | August 17, 2017LAPEER — The latest creative innovation taking place in Lapeer is the formation
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
LAPEER — The latest creative innovation taking place in Lapeer is the formation of Stone’s Throw Theater, a performance collective that aims to bring staged shows, pop-up art exhibits and more to the Lapeer area and beyond. But there’s a twist. While... Read more
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Gallery 194 hosts exhibit of artwork by Jeanine Ackerman Smith | August 17, 2017than 60 pieces of artwork by Jeanine Ackerman Smith are on display through the
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
than 60 pieces of artwork by Jeanine Ackerman Smith are on display through the end of August at Gallery 194 in downtown Lapeer. Photo by Nicholas Pugliese LAPEER — Gallery 194 currently hosts an exhibit by local artist Jeanine Ackerman Smith... Read more
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STEPHEN CLARK GREGORY | August 17, 2017STEPHEN CLARK GREGORY, 62, lifelong Lapeer resident, died Friday August 11, 201
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
STEPHEN CLARK GREGORY, 62, lifelong Lapeer resident, died Friday August 11, 2017 surrounded by family. He was born June 23, 1955, “in the Lapeer County Jail”, to parents Clark and Geneva (Anderson) Gregory. He graduated from Lapeer High School and... Read more
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RONALD P. GRANT | August 17, 2017appreciated. A funeral service was held on Wednesday, August 16th at Lynch & S
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
appreciated. A funeral service was held on Wednesday, August 16th at Lynch & Sons Funeral Directors - Capstick Chapel in Lapeer. Burial was at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in Oxford, with military honors under the auspices of American Legion Post #16... Read more
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GORDON MAYO DAVIS | August 17, 2017funeral service was held on Saturday, August 12th at Hunter’s Creek Community C
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
funeral service was held on Saturday, August 12th at Hunter’s Creek Community Church, with military honors under the auspices of American Legion Post #16 honor guard. Burt Davis officiated. Burial was at White Chapel Memorial Gardens. Downtown Lap... Read more
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Lapeer Days offers three days of fun | August 17, 2017LAPEER — It’s here. The 114th Annual Lapeer Days Festival. The midway is open a
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
LAPEER — It’s here. The 114th Annual Lapeer Days Festival. The midway is open and the rides are in service. The game booths are fully stocked with giant plush toys. And soon, the entirety of downtown Lapeer will be filled with festivalgoers for the... Read more
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Zero in to downtown for Lapeer Days excitement | August 17, 20172017-08-17 / Front Page Zero in to downtown for Lapeer Days excitement Openin
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2017-08-17 / Front Page Zero in to downtown for Lapeer Days excitement Opening ceremonies for Lapeer Days are at noon Friday on the Main Stage at Nepessing and Court streets in downtown Lapeer, though festival fun has already begun. The Skerbeck... Read more
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Lakestone hosts Shred Day on Saturday | August 17, 2017bank’s Armada office will be accepting shredding. The last Shred Day of 2017 wi
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
bank’s Armada office will be accepting shredding. The last Shred Day of 2017 will be on Saturday, Oct. 21 at the downtown Lapeer office. All shred days run from 9 a.m.-noon or until the trucks are full. More information is available on the bank’s... Read more
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Stone Soup plans golf outing to support 45 agencies in region | August 17, 2017ELBA TWP. — Before the year is out Stone Soup Food Pantry hopes to provide 8,00
Lapeer Area View / Posted 3 days ago
ELBA TWP. — Before the year is out Stone Soup Food Pantry hopes to provide 8,000 pounds of meat to Lapeer County’s less fortunate residents. To do that, though, the 6-year-old organization needs a little help. You can provide that help and get in a... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan State University, city of East Lansing at odds over proposed income taxOf those, 18 cities -- Albion, Battle Creek, Big Rapids, Flint, Grayling, Hamtr
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Of those, 18 cities -- Albion, Battle Creek, Big Rapids, Flint, Grayling, Hamtramck, Hudson, Ionia, Jackson, Lansing, Lapeer, Muskegon, Muskegon Heights, Pontiac, Port Huron, Portland, Springfield and Walker -- levy an income tax of 1 percent... Read more
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MLive.com
Childhood stories, dreams in the air at Back to the Bricks movie nightEstate in their vintage vehicles. On Friday night, there will be a concert ser
MLive.com / Posted 4 days ago
Estate in their vintage vehicles. On Friday night, there will be a concert series at Dort Federal Event Center, 2501 Lapeer Road. Gates will open at 5 p.m., and will have reserved parking for cruisers, parking for family cars and handicapped... Read more
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