Shanty Creek Resort, live entertainment 8-11 p.m. Thurs.-Fri. through Sept. in the Lakeview; plus live entertainment 8-11 p.m. Sat. through Sept. on the patio at Weiskopfs; Bellaire; 533-7093.
Short's Brewing Company, Fri. 7:30 p.m. Younce Guitar Duo; honor cover; 121 N. Bridge St., Bellaire; events, dates and times subject to change, call to check, 533-6622; www.shortsbrewing.com.
Cabbage Shed, opens 4 p.m. Tues.-Sat., happy hour 4-6 p.m., Open Mic Night 8 p.m. Thurs.; 198 Frankfort Ave., Elberta; 352-9843 or www.cabbageshed.com.
Crystal Palace Lounge, DJ and karaoke Fri.-Sat.; Hat Day 3-6 p.m. Mon.; MDA Ride for Jerry's Kids Sept. 10; Golf Outing Sept. 17; full menu, daily specials; 17170 Vondra Road at M-115, Thompsonville; 378-3104 or www.crystalpalacelounge.com.
Geno's Sports Bar & Grill, DJ 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.-Sat.; karaoke 8:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Sun.; open noon-midnight Mon.-Thurs. and Sun., and noon-2 a.m. Fri.-Sat.; 14848 Thompson Avenue, Thompsonville; 378-2554.
Lumberjacks Bar and Grille, music 9 p.m.-close Fri.-Sat.; 10919 Main St., Honor; 325-2262.
Mayfair Tavern, happy hour 4-6 p.m. daily; 515 Frankfort Ave., Elberta; 352-9136 or www.themayfairtavern.com.
Boyne Mountain Resort, in Everett's — 8-11 p.m. with Josh Hall Aug. 26; Nelson Olstrom Aug. 27; Nelson Olstrom Sept. 1; Ron Getz Sept. 2; Nathan Bates Sept. 3; Ben Overbeek Sept. 4; Nelson Olstrom Sept. 10; Nathan Bates Sept. 17; Michelle Chenard Sept. 24; 7-10 p.m. (starting in October) with Dave Cisco Oct. 1; Ben Overbeek Oct. 8; Nelson Olstrom Oct. 15; Nathan Bates Oct. 22; Michelle Chenard Oct. 29; Dave Cisco Nov. 12; Ben Overbeek Nov. 15; Nelson Olstrom Nov. 19; Michelle Chenard Nov. 26; in the Beach House — noon-3 p.m. Sat. with Pete Kehoe Aug. 27; and 7-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat. with Pete Kehoe Aug. 26; Nelson Olstrom Sept. 2; Michelle Chenard Sept. 3; Nelson Olstrom Sept. 4; Pete Kehoe Sept. 9; in the Eagle's Nest 6-9 p.m. with Dan Farrow Sept. 2-3; in the Slopeside Lounge — wine tasting 6:30-8:30 p.m. Thurs. through Sept 8 with music by Ben Overbeek; and 9 p.m.-12:30 a.m. Fri.-Sat. with Nathan Bates Aug. 26; The Remedee with Jeff Fitzgerald Aug. 27; Jeff Fitzgerald Sept. 2; Sundogs Sept. 3; Nelson Olstrom Sept. 9; The Remedee with Jeff Fitzgerald Sept. 10; Jeff Fitzgerald Sept. 16; Charlie's Root Fusion Sept. 17; in the Trophy Room Pub & Pizzeria — Bike Night with entertainment 6-8 p.m. Tues. featuring Hipps n Ricco Aug. 30; 1 Boyne Mountain Road, Boyne Falls; 549-6000 or www.boyneresorts.com.
The Inn at Bay Harbor, in the South American Grille and Wine Bar — Sean Bielby and Adam Engleman 7-10 p.m. Wed.; entertainment 7-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. with Michelle Chenard Aug. 26; Pete Kehoe Aug. 27; Michelle Chenard Sept. 2; Ben Overbeek Sept. 3; Nathan Bates Sept. 9; Ron Getz Sept. 10; Michelle Chenard Sept. 16; John Povolo Sept. 17; Nathan Bates Sept. 23; Pete Kehoe Sept. 24; Ron Getz Sept. 30; Michelle Chenard Oct. 1; John Povolo Oct. 7; Nathan Bates Oct. 8; Pete Kehoe Oct. 14; Michelle Chenard Oct. 15; Nathan Bates Oct. 21; Ben Overbeek Oct. 22; Ron Getz Oct. 28; Pete Kehoe Oct. 29; Ben Overbeek Nov. 4; Michellen Chenard Nov. 5; Pete Kehoe Nov. 11; Nathan Bates Nov. 12; Michelle Chenard Nov. 18; Ron Getz Nov. 19; John Povolo Nov. 25; Pete Kehoe Nov. 26; Pete Kehoe and Michelle Chenard Dec. 9; Michelle Chenard Dec. 10; Nathan Bates Dec. 16; Ron Getz Dec. 17; Pete Kehoe Dec. 23; Michelle Chenard Dec. 24; John Povolo Dec. 26; Pete Kehoe Dec. 27; Michelle Chenard Dec. 29; Nathan Bates Dec. 30; Ben Overbeek 8 p.m.-midnight Dec. 31; in the Cabana Bar — 4-7 p.m. Sunday Jam (weather permitting) with Adam Engleman and Sean Bielby Aug. 28; Nathan Bates Sept. 4; 3600 Village Harbor Dr., Petoskey; 439-4000 or www.innatbayharbor.com.
Links Grille at Bay Harbor Golf Club, entertainment 6-9 p.m. with Adam Engleman and Sean Bielby Aug. 26; Pete Kehoe Sept. 1; Adam Engleman and Sean Bielby Sept. 2; Pete Kehoe Sept. 8; Pete Kehoe Sept. 15; Pete Kehoe Sept. 22; Bay Harbor; www.boyne.com.
Odawa Casino Resort, in the O Zone Night Club — Big Country Friday 7 p.m. with DJ Fabz; Funny Business Comedy Sat. 9-10:30 p.m., $5 admission, followed by 106 KHQ Saturday Night Live hosted by a 106 KHQ personality, free admission after 10 p.m., doors open 7 p.m.; 1760 Lears Road, Petoskey; (877) 442-6464, www.odawacasino.com.
Papa Lou's Pizza, Pub & Grill, karaoke 10 p.m. Wed.; Ladies' Nite 10 p.m.-midnight Thurs; 317 E. Lake St., Petoskey; 348-3663 or www.papalous.us.
Grand Traverse County
Aerie Restaurant & Lounge, entertainment by TC guitarist John Pomeroy 8 p.m.-midnight Fri.-Sat.; GT Resort & Spa, 100 Grand Traverse Village Blvd, Acme; (800) 748-0303.
Bayview Inn, karaoke Thurs.; 5074 U. S. 31 N., Acme; 938-1610.
Bud's of Interlochen, live music 5:30-8:30 p.m. Thurs. with singer/songwriter Jim Hawley; 3061 M-137, Interlochen; 276-9090 or www.budsville.com.
Chateau Chantal's Jazz at Sunset, 7-9:30 p.m. Thurs. through Sept. 1, no cover charge, live jazz with special guests each week, Chateau wines and lemonade available; 15900 Rue de Vin, off Center Road, TC; 223-4110 or email@example.com.
Cherry Stop's Uncorked Wine Bar, open noon-6 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., noon-9 p.m. Fri.-Sat., noon-5 p.m. Sun.; Trivia 7 p.m. Thurs.; live music 7-10 p.m. Fri.-Sat.; Unwined Lounge now open overlooking West Bay and the Boardman River, daily drink specials; 211 E. Front St., TC; www.uncorkedtc.com or 929-3990.
Crow About It Coffee and Cakes, live entertainment 8-10 p.m. Sat.; open 6:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 7:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sat., 8 a.m.-3 p.m. Sun.; 1990 U.S. 31 North, corner of Four Mile Road, TC; 421-3799.
Dillinger's Pub/Bootleggers, Trivia Live 7-9 p.m. Thurs.; open 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Sun.; Dillinger's, 121 S. Union, TC, 941-2276; Bootleggers, 119 S. Union, TC, 922-7742.
Ground Zero @ Streeters, Thurs. College Night with DJ Fade and DJ Slim; Fusion Saturday alternating Saturdays with Top 40 Dance Club Night; plus Pop Evil with special guests The Darwin Project and Wayland Sept. 2; Helping Homeless Heroes Event Sept. 10, 100 percent of proceeds go to the Goodwill's Northern Michigan Veterans Transitional Housing Community; Knock Out Cagegirl Competition Sept. 16; Hockey Camp Special Edition with Detroit Red Wing Darren McCarty, The Dirty Americans, Critical Bill and DJ Mark EP Sept. 17; Mushroomhead with Psychostick, Motograter, Ventana, Tenafly and Blue Felix Oct. 1; Caged Aggression 29 Oct. 15; Bras for a Cause Oct. 21;1669 S. Garfield Ave., TC; www.groundzeroonline.com or 932-1300.
Hayloft Inn, open mic night 7:30 p.m. Thurs. for musicians, poets, comics, hosted by Bill Dungjen; 8 p.m. Fri.-Sat. live country and western entertainment; M-72, TC; 941-0832.
Hide Away Bar & Grill, hours: 11:30 a.m.-10 p.m. Mon., 11:30 a.m.-midnight Tues.-Thurs., 11:30 a.m.-2 a.m. Fri.-Sat., noon-10 p.m. Sun.; with DJ music by Hot Traxx 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri., and karaoke 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Sat.; 211 E. Main St., Kingsley; 263-4059.
Hofbrau, 4 p.m.-midnight Mon.-Sat., 10 a.m.-midnight Sun.; 2784 M-137, Interlochen; 276-6979.
Holiday Inn West Bay, Shimmers Nightclub, DJ and live entertainment Fri. Sat., times vary; 21 and older with valid picture ID; on the Patio — ReBooted classic rock/country dance band 4-8 p.m. Sept. 9; 615 E. Front, TC; 947-3700 or www.tcwestbay.com.
Horizon Books, live music 8:30-10:30 p.m. Fri.-Sat. with Karl Sikkenga Aug. 26; Seldomtone Aug. 27; 243 E. Front, TC; 946-7290, (800) 587-2147 or www.horizonbooks.com.
Jacob's Well, Open Mic Night third Thurs. of the month; hours 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Thurs.-Sun.; 1121 E. Front, TC; 946-4476; www.jacobswell.info.
Kilkenny's Irish Public House, Mon. is Team Trivia Night; 8 p.m.-midnight Tues. Levi Britton; Wed. Open Mic 8 p.m.-midnight; Thurs. is Ladies' Night with live music by Tuesday Radio 9 p.m.-1 a.m.; Sun. 8-11 p.m. live music by Mitch McKolay; plus live music 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fri.-Sat. with Egon Aug. 26-27; 12 Year Reunion Sept. 2-3; Sweet J Sept. 9-10; Brett Mitchell and the Giant Ghost Sept. 16-17; Egon Sept. 23-24; Lucas Paul Sept. 30-Oct. 1; Paper Plane Pilots Oct. 7-8; Maybe August Oct. 14-15; Alter Ego Oct. 21-22; Blue Dirt Oct. 28-29; Paper Plane Pilots Nov. 4-5; Sweet J Nov. 11-12; Evershine Nov. 18-19; 12 Year Reunion Nov. 25-26; Lucas Paul Dec. 2-3; Maybe August Dec. 9-10; Alter Ego Dec. 16-17; Blue Dirt Dec. 23; Paper Plane Pilots Dec. 31, 2011; basement level of North Peak Brewing Company, 400 W. Front, TC; www.kilkennyspub.com.
Lake Street Café at Oryana Natural Foods Market, Robert Abate 3-4 p.m. Wed.; 260 E. 10th St., TC.
Lil Bo, Tues.7-9 p.m. TC Celtic; Cruisin' to the Lil Bo Classic Car Night 6-11 p.m. Thurs. through Sept. 29; Ron Getz, Roger Tarczon and Tim Wire 8-11 p.m. Wed. through Dec. 21 (featuring Newt, Jimmy G and other Salamanders Aug. 31); no music Aug. 26-27 (Microbrew Festival); Date Night with Dawn Campbell and Al Jankowski 6-9 p.m. Aug. 29; Jazz North 8;30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 2; Fresh Fossils 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 3; Zen Stew 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 9; Dis-co to Lil Bo 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 10; comedy with Marti Johnson, 7 p.m. Sept. 12, $5 cover; Willy & the Wannabe 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 16; the Corvairs 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 17; TBA Sept. 23-24; Date Night with Dawn Campbell and Al Jankowski 6-9 p.m. Sept. 26; Sweetwater Blues Band 8-11 p.m. Sept. 29; First Friday 8:30-11:30 p.m. Sept. 30; Fresh Fossils 8-11 p.m. Oct. 1; Jazz North 8-11 p.m. Oct. 7; Sub Prime Blues Band 8-11 p.m. Oct. 8; comedy with Marti Johnson 7 p.m. Oct. 10, $5 cover; Zen Stew 8-11 p.m. Oct. 14; the Corvairs 8-11 p.m. Oct. 15; Willy & the Wannabe 8-11 p.m. Oct. 21; Dis-co to Lil Bo 8-11 p.m. Oct. 22; Date Night with Dawn Campbell and Al Jankowski 6-9 p.m. Oct. 24; Sweetwater Blues Band 7-10 p.m. Oct. 27; TBA Oct. 28; Halloween Costume Party with the Corvairs 8-11 p.m. Oct. 29; Jazz North 8-11 p.m. Nov. 4; Fresh Fossils 8-11 p.m. Nov. 5; Zen Stew 8-11 p.m. Nov. 11; Sub Prime Blues Band 8-11 p.m. Nov. 12; comedy with Marti Johnson 7 p.m. Nov. 14, $5 cover; Willy & the Wannabe 8-11 p.m. Nov. 18; the Corvairs 8-11 p.m. Nov. 19; Date Night with Dawn Campbell and Al Jankowski 6-9 p.m. Nov. 28; Jazz North 8-11 p.m. Dec. 2; Fresh Fossils 8-11 p.m. Dec. 3; Zen Stew 8-11 p.m. Dec. 9; Dis-co to Lil Bo 8-11 p.m. Dec. 10; comedy with Marti Johnson 7 p.m. Dec. 12, $5 cover; Willy & the Wannabe 8-11 p.m. Dec. 16; Nancy Turns 55 12/19 Party with the Corvairs Dec. 17; Sweetwater Blues Band 7-10 p.m. Dec. 22; Lil Bo Cherry Toast 'n' Toss New Years Eve Party with the Corvairs 8:30-11:30 p.m. Dec. 23; closed Dec. 24-31; 540 W. Front, TC; 946-6925 or www.lilbo.com.
The Loading Dock, Sun. 4-7 p.m. Bike Night, and 8 p.m.-close Acoustic Open Mic Night; Mon. 7-9 p.m. Celtic music and dance with TC Celtic, followed by 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Ladies' Night; Fri.-Sat. live music; open 4 p.m.-2 a.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Sun.; 205 Lake Ave., TC; 941-4422.
Mt. Holiday, lounge opens 5 p.m. Wed.-Fri.; 3100 Holiday Road, TC; www.mt-holiday.com.
North Peak Brewing, music on the deck 5-9 p.m. with Nick Vasquez Aug. 26; Andy Sturtz Aug. 27; Ryan Harcourt Aug. 31; Rob Bugar Sept. 2-4; 400 W. Front St., TC; www.northpeak.net or 941-7325.
Northern Lites, 11 a.m.-midnight Mon.-Wed., 11 a.m.-2:30 a.m. Thurs.-Sat., open at noon Sun.; 273 U.S. 31 S., two miles south of GT Mall, TC; 943-8555.
Park Place Hotel, Tom Kaufmann (piano) 8:30-11:30 p.m. Thurs.-Sat., Piano Bar in the Beacon Lounge; 300 E. State, TC; 946-5000.
ParkShore Resort, live DJ 8 p.m.-midnight Fri.-Sat.; 1401 U.S. 31 N., TC; 947-3800 or www.parkshoreresort.com.
Poppycocks, On Quartet every Fri.; 128 E. Front St., TC; 941-7632.
Sail Inn Bar & Grill, open 11 a.m.-1:30 a.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Sun.; karaoke 8 p.m.-midnight Thurs.; 1104 Barlow, TC; 946-4195.
Schelde's Traverse Bay Tavern, Ronnie Hernandez 5:30-8:30 p.m. Tues.; Cheryl and AJ of Madison Straw 8:30-11 p.m. Sat., no cover; 714 Munson Ave., TC; 946-0981.
Side Traxx Video Dance Bar, open daily 5 p.m., gay-owned/operated, straight-friendly atmosphere; 520 Franklin St., off East Eighth Street, TC; 935-1666.
Sleder's Tavern, restaurant open 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat., and noon-9 p.m. Sun.; bar open until 10 p.m. Mon.-Thurs., 11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. and 9 p.m. Sun.; 717 Randolph, TC; 947-9213.
Trattoria Stella, live music 6-9 p.m. Tues.; Building 50, The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, off West 11th Street, TC; 929-8989 or www.stellatc.com.
Traverse City Senior Center, Saturday Night Dance 8-10:30 p.m. every Sat., live music for ballroom-style dancing, refreshments, $3/members, $5/non-members, public invited; 801 E. Front St., TC; 922-4911.
TraVino, Traverse Wine and Grille, 11 a.m.-10 p.m. Sun.-Thurs. (lounge until 11 p.m.), 11 a.m.-11 p.m. Fri.-Sat. (lounge until midnight); 4341 M-72 East, Williamsburg; 938-9496.
Turtle Creek Casino, in Level 3 Lounge — every Thurs. Team Trivia 7-9 p.m. and comedy 9 p.m.; Thurs.-Sat. DJ Ricky T; plus Joanna Conners Blues Band Aug. 27; Bloodshot Victory (rock) Sept. 3-4; Randy Brock (classic rock) Sept. 9-10; Oktoben German band 5-8 p.m. followed by Blue Star Pilot (pop rock) Sept. 17; Sonny Moorman (blues) Sept. 24; hours 6:30 p.m.-2 a.m. Thurs., 8 p.m.-2 a.m. Fri.-Sat., 2-9 p.m. Sun.; 7741 M-72, Williamsburg; 534-8888.
Union Street Station, open 11 a.m.-2 a.m. Mon.-Sat., noon-2 a.m. Sun.; open mic night 10 p.m. Tues.; 117 S. Union TC; 941-1930.
Dingman's Bar, 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.-Sat. karaoke; 11021 M-72, halfway between Kalkaska and Grayling.
Kiootee's Bar & Grill, DJ and ladies' night 9 p.m.-2 a.m. Fri.; 4556 County Road 571 N.E., Kalkaska; 258-1276.
The Roadhouse, 8 p.m.-midnight Tues. open mic night, sound system and mics provided; 8 p.m.-midnight Thurs. karaoke; U.S. 131, halfway between Kalkaska and Mancelona.
Cedar Tavern, karaoke 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. Fri.; 9039 S. Kasson, Cedar; 228-7445.
Leelanau Sands Casino, in Elements Lounge — Wed. Team Trivia 7-9 p.m. and comedy 9 p.m.; Fri. 9:30 p.m.-1:30 a.m. DJ Mr. Markis; plus 4Warned rock band Aug. 27; The New Brass Express (polka) 1-5 p.m. Sept. 1; Lonesome Fugitive (country) Sept. 3; Charlie's Root Fusion (blues) Sept. 10; Oktoben German band 5-8 p.m. Sept. 16; ReBooted (country) Sept. 17; Whispers of the North (Gordon Lightfoot Tribute) 8 p.m. Sept. 24; in the Showroom — King of the Cage Aug. 27; Larry Gatlin & the Gatlin Brothers 8 p.m. Sept. 17; Peshawbestown; (800) 922-2946.
O'Keefe's Firehouse Pub, open mic 9:30 p.m. Thurs.; 303 N. St. Joseph, Suttons Bay; 271-2999.
Stampede Saloon, Open Stage Night 6-10 p.m. Sun.; happy hour 3-6 p.m. Mon-Thurs.; Tues. Ladies' Night; Wed. Men's Nite; plus TBA Fri. Aug. 26; live music Sat. with Virrus Aug. 27; 3885 Old U.S. 27 South, Gaylord; (989) 705-7100, www.stampedesaloon.com.
Timothy's Pub, DJ/karaoke mix 9 p.m.-1 a.m. Fri.-Sat.; 110 S. Otsego Ave., Gaylord; (989) 732-9333.
Community in Brief: 03/11/2014
Women At Risk (WAR) Jewelry Sale; Grand Traverse Academy offers "A Day in the Life of a Kindergartner" program; and more.Continued ...
Historical Photo of the Week: 03/10/2014
Can any readers identify the woman in this photo?Continued ...
Update on 03/03/2014 historical photo
Historical photo information, provided by readers, for the March 3 image:Continued ...
News From 100 Years Ago: 03/10/2014
THE COMPANIONS OF FORESTERS will give a dance at their Hall this Wednesday evening. All Companions and their friends are invited.Continued ...
Northern Notes: Cedar woman hopes to return blanket
Carol Drzewiecki of Cedar is disabled and uses an electric scooter. This winter has been particularly treacherous for Carol with the frigid temperatures and slippery streets and roads making it difficult for her to get out.Continued ...
Community Newsmakers: 03/10/2014
Community newsmakers: Kalkaska Kiwanis Public Safety honorees named.Continued ...
- Sunday, March 9, 2014
Sled dog rescue team makes winter debut
Sarah Dobbrastine has three words for this winter: Keep it coming. That’s because Dobbrastine is spending her first season giving sled dog rides with her dream team.Continued ...
Serendipity in poetry: Judy Hartley finds an outlet in language
Judy Hartley has written poems about almost everything under the sun. And she has stacks of composition books to prove it.Continued ...
Marta Hepler Drahos: Crowdfunding reaches height of absurdity
It takes a village to raise a child — and, apparently, money for your wedding, your prom dress and even your next vacation.Continued ...
Ed Hungness: Now this was a 'real' winter
"When I was a kid, I walked three miles down a country road during the middle of winter to get to school. There were no sidewalks, we walked in the wagon ruts and the snow was higher than our heads!"Continued ...
Books in Brief: 03/09/2014
Author signings; Poet workshop.Continued ...
Best Sellers: 03/09/2014
Best-selling books across northwest Michigan and the country:Continued ...
Community in Brief: 03/09/2014
Grow Benzie dinner; Northwest MI Jazz Experience hosts concert; League of Women Voters Leelanau County screens documentary; and more.Continued ...
- Saturday, March 8, 2014
A little payback for a 'Good Samaritan'
Jenice Kroon knows almost nothing about Scott Peterson except that he was there offering a hand when she needed help.Continued ...
Adapted in TC: Reminiscence offers different view
The stylish, middle-aged woman standing at the mirrored sink washing her hands has her back to me. I’m headed to the other sink just as my small black evening bag slides off my lap.Continued ...
Body&Soul in Brief: 03/08/2014
Lenten Luncheon series continues; Moomer's "Taste of Summer" benefit for Munson Hospice; and more.Continued ...
Body&Soul Newsmakers: 03/08/2014
People in the news:Continued ...
Blood Drive Calendar: 03/08/2014
Blood drives in the region:Continued ...
Doctors hope for cure in a 2nd baby born with HIV
A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment — in this instance, four hours after birth.Continued ...
Did Jesus really look like Brad Pitt?
They say you can never be too rich or too thin. Surely it goes without saying that you can’t be too good-looking, either, right? Especially in Hollywood.Continued ...
Commission lags, Pope defensive
Pope Francis is coming under increasing criticism that he simply doesn’t get it on sex abuse.Continued ...
2-year extension seen for canceled health plans
The Obama administration will allow a two-year extension for people whose individual health insurance policies don’t comply with requirements of the new health care law, helping to defuse a politically difficult election-year issue for Democrats.Continued ...
New abortion law in Texas results in closure of two more clinics
The last abortion clinic in the vast, impoverished Rio Grande Valley closed Thursday, along with the sole remaining clinic in the 100-mile stretch between Houston and the Louisiana border, posing a tall obstacle to women seeking to end pregnancies across a wide swath of the nation’s second-largest state.Continued ...
Education Newsmakers: 03/08/2014
The following area students graduated from Central Michigan University following the fall 2013 semester:Continued ...
Community in Brief: 03/08/2014
TC Roller Derby birthday party; program on fall prevention and fire safety; Greenspire School hosts Family Arts Night; and more.Continued ...
- Community in Brief: 03/11/2014