Cathie Martin

Winter Bird Blast Event Takes Flight

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Friends of the St. Clair River is hosting their 2nd Annual Winter Bird Blast on Saturday, February 20, 2016. Families are welcome to participate in some or all of the activities to learn about winter birding, hike along the St. Clair River shoreline, and paint a winter owl scene. The Winter Bird Blast activities are: Bird Talk…

Walk For Warmth

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Many of us have no idea what it is like to be truly cold and have no means to keep the heat on.  The public is invited to come out for the 26th Annual Blue Water Community Action Walk For Warmth on Saturday, February 27 – This event raises funds to allow Blue Water Community…

Radioactive Wastes – Hidden Dangers for the Great Lakes & Our Fresh Water Supply

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With the ongoing public health crisis in Flint, and knowing that radioactive pollutants can be both invisible and tasteless, authorities say we must rethink efforts to protect the public drinking water supply. Kevin Kamps, Radioactive Waste Specialist from Beyond Nuclear and a Michigan native, will address what the public can do to stop the permanent deep burial of…

Residents Need To Register To Vote By February 8

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Secretary of State Ruth Johnson says that residents have until Monday, Feb. 8 to register to vote in the March 8 presidential primary election.  “Each vote is equally important, and so I encourage everyone who is not yet registered to vote to do so,” said Johnson, Michigan’s chief election officer. “Voting is one of the foundations of our democracy…

Promises, Promises – Opening This Weekend!

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Set in swinging and stylish 1960’s Manhattan, Promises, Promises offers up a platter of sharp one-liners from comic genius Neil Simon and infectious pop tunes from Burt Bacharach and Hal David.  Nominated for four Tony Awards and based on the 1960 Oscar-winning Billy Wilder film The Apartment, this raucous comedy features such hits as “I’ll…

St. Clair County Health Department Offering “Second Chance” Naloxone Program

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The St. Clair County Health Department will be launching its Second Chance Naloxone training and rescue kit distribution program beginning in February. This program is available for individuals at risk for opioid overdose or those who have contact with opioid using individuals. Naloxone is a medication that when administered can help prevent death to an individual who is in…