Cathie Martin

Lakeside Cemetery Spring Cleanup

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Spring cleanup of cemetery sites at Lakeside Cemetery will begin on April 1. Officials say families with loved ones in the cemetery should remove items such as wreaths, landscaping rocks, borders, edging, urns, plastic flowers, statues and any other non-conforming items prior to this date. Items left behind will be removed and disposed of without further notice.  As…

SC4 Free Concerts March 27 Features Celtic, Americana Duo

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St. Clair County Community College’s Thursday Noon and Night Concert Series will continue March 27 with Moxie Strings.  Moxie Strings includes fiddler Diana Ladio and cellist Alison Lynn. The duo puts a fresh spin on Celtic and Americana music.  The concert will be performed at both noon and 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre on the college’s Port…

Give Where You Live – Plan For May 6th!

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The Community Foundation of St. Clair County reminding non-profits and residents of the Blue Water area to be ready for the “Give Where You Live” campaign, which will take place on May 6th.  They are encouraging non-profits to reach out to the public for a day of giving to make an impact locally.  Lynn Alexander, Vice-president…

No Injuries In Small Plane Crash

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A small plane crash Friday afternoon at the Marine City Airport in Cottrellville Township ended with no injuries.  According to St. Clair County Sheriff Tim Donnellon, the crash occurred shortly before noon Friday, March 21.  The pilot of the plane, a 59 year old man from East China Township, told deputies that he was landing…

Studio 1219 To Present Spring Art Market

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Studio 1219 is seeking artwork and handcrafted artistic gifts in all mediums. They say they are especially seeking smaller gift items including: jewelry, fiber arts, handmade soaps, candles, woodworking, pottery, glass, ornaments, paper crafts, small paintings, knitted work and more. New and innovative work and spring garden themed items are encouraged. There is no cost…

State Of The County – Given By County Administrator

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The large reception all at Alexander’s  in Marysville was full with local businesses, area leaders and legislators as the 8th annual State of the County Address was given Friday afternoon by Saint Clair County Administrator Bill Kauffman.  The Blue Water Area Chamber of Commerce hosted the event.  Kauffman stated that most of the population, employment,…

Empty Bowl Fundraiser – March 27

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Mid-City Nutrition is offering an opportunity for area residents to make a difference in the lives of the hungry here in St. Clair County.  Thursday, March 27, St. Stephen’s gym will be bouncing with activity as the Empty Bowl Fundraiser gets underway.  Tickets are $25 in advance or $30 at the door.  Alice Rieves, Director…

Marwood To Celebrate Older American’s Month

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In honor of Older American’s Month and in conjunction with National Nursing Home Week, Marwood Nursing and Rehab will celebrate its 26th annual essay contest for elementary school children in St. Clair County.   Children from grades 1st through 5th are asked to write a one page essay about a friendship with a senior.  A winner from each grade will be selected and…