Cathie Martin

September Is Free Library Card Month

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September is Free Library Card Month, and Library System Director Allison Arnold says, although library cards are always free, it’s helpful for students of all ages to get library cards.  People who sign up for a library card in September will receive a free gift.   Last year, in September, 546 people signed up to renew…

4-H Recruiting Volunteers-

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Michigan is filled with talented and passionate people with a wealth of skills, knowledge and expertise. Thousands of young people in Michigan 4-H need caring adult volunteers with those same skills to guide their way. To interest more adults in giving their time and talents to help Michigan youth, the state has launched a 4-H…

Tickets Available Now For Hoptoberfest!

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Hoptoberfest is set for Friday, October 17 – The tour will begin at the Fort Gratiot Light Station to board the trolley, then travel to the Carnegie Center Museum downtown. While at the Carnegie, visitors will enjoy an interactive setting of gangsters, jazz music by 5th  Avenue, flappers and shoot outs as they take in the history of…

Senator Pavlov Announces September Office Hours

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State Sen. Phil Pavlov, R-St. Clair Township, announced that September office hours are scheduled for the 25th Senate District.  The senator will be available to meet with constituents at the following locations: Friday, Sept. 5 7:30 – 9 a.m. Red Dog Café 208 Main St. Yale, MI 48097   Friday, Sept. 19 7:30 – 9 a.m.…

St. Clair County Health Department Launches New Website

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The St. Clair County Health Department (SCCHD) (www.stclaircounty.org/offices/health) is pleased to announce the launch of its new website at http: www.scchealth.co. The health department’s new site is fresh and stylish and is full of new features to make it more user-friendly and empower user interaction.  Goals – SCCHD’s primary goal is to provide its website visitors…

Man Arrested Following Stabbing

Sanilac County Sheriff Garry Biniecki

A 22-year-old Carsonville man was arrested Saturday morning after a stabbing in Sanilac Township.  According to a news release from the Sanilac County Sheriff Department, a 22 year old Carsonville man was arrested Saturday morning after a stabbing that occurred in Sanilac Township in the 7000 block of Lake Haven Court shortly after midnight. A…

SC4 Faculty Art Show To Open Sept. 2

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St. Clair County Community College’s faculty art show, “Collectively Independent II,” will run from Tuesday, Sept. 2, through Friday, Oct. 31, in the Fine Arts Galleries on the college’s Port Huron campus.  The free show features artwork by SC4’s art faculty. The display will include a wide variety of mediums and subject matter.  The show’s viewing…

Preserve Your Family Photos

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The Harsens Island St. Clair Flats Historical Society will host Adam Lovell, Curator of Collections for the Detroit Historical Society who will present: “Preserving Your Family Photos”.  Adam will speak for about 45 minutes with a question and answer session on Saturday, September 6, 3 p.m. at the Harsens Island Schoolhouse Grille located at 2669…

Kids Back In School Today – Motorists Advised To Be Extra Aware

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Over 55 million children across the United States are heading back to school. With 13 percent of those school children typically walking or biking to school, AAA warns drivers to be especially vigilant for pedestrians and bicyclists during, before, and after school hours. The afternoon hours are particularly dangerous for walking children. According to the National…

McLaren Port Huron Women’s Wellness Place Plans Breast Cancer Survivor Brunch

Max Amstutz and Ellen Hoover

In observance of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, McLaren Port Huron Women’s Wellness Place will be holding its 11th Annual Breast Cancer Survivor Brunch Saturday, October 25, from 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. at Fore Lakes Golf and Banquet Center, 5910 Flinchbaugh Rd., Kimball.  The brunch is for breast cancer survivors and their guests. Ellen Hoover, breast cancer survivor, will…