Backpacks, items are needed for local families

July 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

Even though school is out for the summer, the staff at North Kent Service Center (NKSC) are already working on our back-to-school project. Their goal is to supply about 500 backpacks full of school of school supplies to their clients’ school-age children. Any donation of new backpacks, calculators and other necessary school supplies would be greatly appreciated. NKSC [...]

A Hero’s Welcome, Long Overdue

July 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

5/3 Ballpark Hosts LZ Michigan, a welcome home for Vietnam vets By Matt Marn  A parade of motorcycle riders cruised into 5/3 Ballpark on a hot and sunny July 3 to kick off LZ Michigan, a reunion and welcome home for Vietnam veterans. LZ Michigan was also a chance for the community to show their gratitude for all the veterans went through and sacrificed for their country. [...]

Main Street by Roger Allen, publisher — July 15, 2010

July 15, 2010 // 0 Comments

Putting the blame What’s wrong with the government anyway, getting our seasons all mixed up? Why didn’t Mr. Obama give us global warming last January when we wanted it? If the President were doing his job right, we’d get 15 or 20 degrees higher in the winter and maybe 10 lower in the summer. Governor Granholm deserves her share of the blame. I don’t think these [...]

Birthdays—July 17–23

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17th Christopher Moore, Kirsten Rice, Nancy Rodriguez  18th Alice Allen, Jackie Davies, Terri Douthett, Bud Herrington  19th Bev Belluomini, Tom Nyenhuis, Deb Trendt, Nicole VanderWerff  20th Mike Gulliver, Rita Wilcox  21st Scott Bell  22nd Richard Tolley, David Zimmer 23rd Helen Brinkman, Ron Denhof, Elden Hunsberger, Brian Meester, Charlie [...]
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