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Free Expo Thursday, November 13th

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The Blue Water Area Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the Times Herald, will host the 2nd Annual Blue Water Business Expo from 10AM – 6PM tomorrow, November 13th the at DoubleTree by Hilton, 500 Thomas Edison Parkway, Port Huron. According to Amy Lutz of the Blue Water Chamber, the event is free and open…

St. Clair County: All Hazard Planning Including Ebola Preparedness & Response

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The St. Clair County Office of Homeland Security and Emergency Management has been working diligently with our emergency first responders and health care systems and facilities to ensure that our county is prepared for different types of disasters or events.  Several training exercises have been conducted over this past year involving multiple fire departments and…

SC4 Free Concerts November 13 Features 15-Year Old Classical Pianist

Anastasia Rizikov

St. Clair County Community College’s Thursday Noon and Night Concert Series will continue Nov. 13with classical pianist Anastasia Rizikov.  The concert will be performed at both noon and 7 p.m. in the Fine Arts Theatre on the college’s Port Huron campus.  Canadian pianist Anastasia Rizikov is a remarkably poised 15-year-old who is already showing signs of being “the one…

Water Rates Are Going Up In Port Huron

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Water rates will be going up in the city of Port Huron.    In a 4-3 vote Monday night, the City Council voted to increase resident’s monthly charge by $11.79, making the fixed ready-to-serve charge, nearly $40 a month.   Residents will see the increase in rates on the December water bills.   The water and wastewater funds…

Charges Being Sought In Single Vehicle Crash

Sanilac County Sheriff Garry Biniecki

  A crash that killed two young people in Lexington Township last month is seeing charges sought.  Sanilac County Sheriff Garry Biniecki says he believes there was recklessness involved that caused the death, with evidence that points to the vehicle doing over 100 miles an hour at the time of the accident.  Reports say that…

Fort Gratiot Middle School Hosts Annual Veteran’s Day Event

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For more than five years in a row, Fort Gratiot Middle School has been hosting one of the most significant Veterans Day tributes in the region. “I’m told it’s one of the best in the area,” said Principal Debra Ladensack. Typically between 100 – 125 veterans attend and are honored by students, staff and FGMS…

License Plates Honor Military Service

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In honor of the upcoming Veterans Day holiday, Secretary of State Ruth Johnson reminds veterans that Michigan offers more than two dozen veteran license plates recognizing their service protecting the freedoms Americans hold dear. “Michigan is proud to be home to hundreds of thousands of courageous veterans who have served in our nation’s armed forces and who…

BWAT Offers Free Rides To Veterans Today

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Blue Water Area Transit is offering veterans, active military, and the immediate families of active military to ride the bus for free on Veterans Day (Tuesday, November 11). The agency offers fixed-route transit service throughout Port Huron and all the way to Macomb County, plus dial-a-ride service in Marysville and three townships.  “We deeply appreciate…