Cathie Martin

Blue Water Jazz

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Blue Water Jazz Society will present Jazz on the River from noon to 8 pm on Saturday, July 12th.  Artists include: local jazz musicians, The Thomason Family band, Nuevo Jazz Detroit, Blue Water Jazz Quintet, Gary Sacco, and Gary Greenfielder. Jazz on the River is held at St. Clair County Community College behind the main…

Local Lawmakers Announce New Road Projects In St. Clair County

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State Reps. Dan Lauwers and Andrea LaFontaine say two new road projects in St. Clair County to improve the safety and efficiency of the area’s infrastructure for local motorists will soon begin.  Yale Road from Brown Road to the city of Yale limits will benefit from $715,000 in special grant funding to resurface asphalt, replace…

Annual Art Association Summer Exhibition

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The Port Huron Museum is proud to present the 2014 Blue Water Art Association Annual Summer Exhibition being held now through Sunday, August 3, 2014. With this exhibition, the Association continues to serve the Blue Water Area as a cultural center of both local history and art.  For more than 53 years, the Blue Water Art Association has been assisting local artists to develop their talents…

Last Day To Register To Vote In The Primary Election

The August 5th Primary Election is coming quickly, and there are a number of people who would like a seat on the St. Clair County Board of Commissioners to represent District 5.  Incumbent Jeff Bohm is being challenged by Allen Reichle and Gary Eisen in the Republican primary with James Papineau running up against Ed…

Blue Water Fest 2014 Begins Tonight!

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Tonight at 5 p.m. the celebration in Port Huron begins with The Blue Water Fest.  Big Rock Amusements Carnival, located this year in the south lot at McMorran opens the gates for the kick off of the Festival.  Tomorrow, the fun continues with the Fuel 5000 5 k run, and the Rotary International Day Parade. …

Find Art Out

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Find Art Out is a new program being developed within The KidSAKE Foundation to encourage community members to participate in, support, and learn more about art in the community. Public arts projects promote economic and cultural growth in communities where they are found.  KidSAKE is using a grassroots approach to participating in public art by getting…

Sheriff Donnellon Says “Be Safe On The Fourth”

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Enjoying fireworks displays at dusk is synonymous with Fourth of July celebrations; however, St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon wants to remind area residents fireworks can be deadly.  Last year US hospital emergency rooms treated more than 8,700 people for fireworks related injuries and children under the age of 15 accounted for one-third of those…

SCCC Mental Health Names Team And Employee Of The Month

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Congratulations to Rebekah McClearen, Cheryl Keaney and Traci Hofmann for being selected as the most recent St. Clair County Community Mental Health Outstanding Team of the Month. This team coordinates the In-SHAPE program and is recognized for their commitment to helping individuals served at CMH work toward a healthier lifestyle through fitness, nutrition and education.…

Molly Hatchet To Headline Offshore Powerboat Race Party

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The Port Huron International OPA Offshore Powerboat Race will present the multi-platinum classic rock legends MOLLY HATCHET as headline entertainment at this year’s 4th Annual Race Appreciation Party in the Desmond District along the Black River on Friday August 8th.  “A major international festival should feature internationally known entertainment,” says Event Coordinator LeeAnn Baker. “That’s…

Open House Offered At New Life Christian Academy

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New Life Christian Academy is hosting an Open House for prospective students and families in the greater Blue Water Area on Tuesday, August 5 from 6:00-8:00 PM.  Families are encouraged to visit the school, meet the teachers, view the curriculum, textbooks, and extra-curricular opportunities.  Administrator Lee Shimmel says she invites the public to come out and…