Cathie Martin

Be A Tourist In Your Own Town – River Day

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Be a Tourist in Your Own Town, June 7, 2014 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., a chance for visitors and area residents to discover and rediscover the attractions and history that make Port Huron the Maritime Capital of the Great Lakes.  A family day filled with lots to do and see.  The event will…

SC4 Alumni Association Plans Golf Outing For June 20

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The 26th annual SC4 Alumni Association Golf Classic will be Friday, June 20, at Port Huron Golf Club, 4101 Fairway Drive, Fort Gratiot.  Check in will be at 11:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 1 p.m. Hors d’oeuvres, awards and prizes will be at 5:30 p.m.  The cost is $500 per team for the four-person scramble, and there is a…

Snug Lofts Holds Ribbon Cutting

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Three newly renovated loft apartments are now completed and offer what owners of the Snug Lofts, Tom and Kathy Vertin call, cozy, downtown dwelling above The Snug Theatre in Marine City.   The Michigan State Housing Development Authority, MISHDA encourages downtown areas to incorporate residential housing along city streets by assisting in the renovation expenses, provided the…

Bicyclist Dies Due To Vehicle/Bicycle Crash

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A 41 year old Port Huron Township man is dead following a crash on West Water Street Tuesday night.  According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon, the man was riding eastbound on West Water east of Michigan Road shortly before 10:00, when his bike was struck from the rear by a Honda Accord, driven…

June Is A Great Time To Begin A Healthy Routine

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June is here and that means its crunch time before Summer officially begins! According to a recent survey by Grape-Nuts, on average, Americans think it takes 37 minutes to get a “good workout” – and that doesn’t always mean a trip to the gym. In fact, Americans pick jogging (26%) as the best “crunch time” workout!…

Ozone Monitoring To Help Lower Smog Levels

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Ozone monitoring has returned to eight counties in Southeast Michigan as extra measures are implemented to lower smog levels. Effective this week, Lenawee, Livingston, Macomb, Monroe, Oakland, St. Clair, Washtenaw, and Wayne counties must only sell or dispense gas that does not exceed 7.0 pounds per square inch vapor pressure.  Additionally, with summer gas prices…

Motorcyclist Injured In Crash

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An Almont man is hospitalized after crashing his motorcycle on I-69 Tuesday night.  According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon, the 36 year old was driving his Harley Davidson westbound near Kinney Road in Emmett Township shortly after 11:00, when he left the roadway and crashed.  The man was transported by Tri-Hospital EMS to…

New Podcast On WGRT Begins Thursday

VIP is a new podcast on WGRT to be aired on Thursday mornings just after the 9:00 a.m. news.  Featured in the podcast are Vickie Fournier and Maria Webb, local business women.  Value Integrity People are what the acronym stand for, and the purpose is be able to give advice and counsel in providing value…

Michigan’s Modern Design Celebrated at GRAM In Grand Rapids

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The Grand Rapids Art Museum (GRAM) is currently featuring the exhibition Michigan Modern: Design That Shaped America from May 18 – August 24, 2014.  Fifty key designers and architects from twenty Michigan-based businesses and institutions from the turn of the century to the 1970s are being highlighted.  Michigan Modern spans two floors of the Museum with…