Cathie Martin

Beautification Commission Looking For Yard Of The Year Nominations

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Is there a yard in your Port Huron neighborhood that stands out with beautiful flowers, blossoming trees and a homeowner or business/nonprofit with a love for gardening? If so then nominate them for the Beautification Commission’s Yard of the Year contest. Deadline for submitting nominations is Wednesday, July 15, 2015. Nominations can be submitted by…

Rep. Lauwers’ Bill To End Film Subsidies Heads To Governor

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A bill authored by State Rep. Dan Lauwers to end film subsidies after the current fiscal year received final approval by the Legislature last week and is on the way to Gov. Rick Snyder for consideration. Rep. Lauwers, R-Brockway Township, says the film industry tax incentive has not lived up to the promise of creating good-paying, full-time…

Rep. Courser Bills End State’s Role In Performing Marriage Ceremonies

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State Rep. Todd Courser last week introduced legislation that ends government involvement in performing wedding ceremonies and puts that responsibility in the hands of religious leaders.  Rep. Courser, R-Lapeer, introduced House Bills 4731, 4732 and 4733, which place the officiating of marriages back in the realm of churches.  “In anticipation of the U.S. Supreme Court…

McLaren Port Huron 36th Annual Golf Classic – July 14

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The 36th Annual McLaren Port Huron Foundation Golf Classic will be held at Port Huron Golf Club onTuesday, July 14.  Morning flights are still available for this event.  First flight registration begins at 6:30 a.m. with a shotgun start at 7:30 a.m. and includes a mimosa breakfast. The cost is $195 per golfer. Sponsorship opportunities…

Collision Six In First Of Music In The Park Concert Series

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Collision Six, the winner of the 2014 Detroit A-List Best Band is well known all over Michigan.  The Lexington Arts Council  will present Collision Six as the first Music in the Park Concert, Friday, June 26 at 7:30 p.m. at the Patrick Tierney Memorial Park (two blocks east of the traffic light in Lexington).  The…

Project Fresh

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The St. Clair County Health Department WIC program will be participating in PROJECT FRESH again this year. Project Fresh is a WIC initiative that collaborates with local farmers to provide fresh fruits and vegetables to WIC clients through the local Farmers Market. One hundred ten (110) Project Fresh coupon booklets worth $20.00 each will be distributed to current WIC clients (except infants,…

Regency On The Lake Receives Bronze National Quality Award

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Ciena Healthcare, a leading manager and operator of skilled nursing and rehabilitation centers in Michigan and Connecticut, today announced that its Ft. Gratiot-based Regency on the Lake has been recognized as a 2015 recipient of the Bronze – Commitment to Quality Award for its dedication to improving the lives of residents through quality care. The award…

Large Meth Operation Shut Down By DTF

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A large methamphetamine operation in the city of Port Huron has been shut down by the St. Clair County Drug Task Force.  According to Sheriff Tim Donnellon, the DTF conducted a several month long investigation into the production and sales of meth in Port Huron.  On June 17th, at about 10:30 a.m., the DTF executed…