Cathie Martin

KidSAKE Seeks Youth Leaders For Junior Leadership Committee

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The KidSAKE Foundation is seeking youth leaders for its Junior Leadership Committee.  The youth will both guide and execute public art projects and events throughout the year.  KidSAKE is looking for youth ages 11 to 18 and will hold interviews for the Committee from 4pm till 6:30pm Wednesday June 4th and Thursday June 5th at its shop, Art For…

Special Board Meeting Cancelled

Jeff Stout

The special Port Huron Area School District Board of Education meeting scheduled for Monday evening, June 2, 2014 has been cancelled.  According to Board President Jeff Stout, Dr. Weigel has ” respectfully requested that his contract not be forwarded to the Board for consideration.” He will not be coming to Port Huron, according to a press…

MedExpress Urgent Care To Open

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MedExpress Urgent Care will open its first Michigan center in Port Huron on Wednesday, June 4, according to a news release. The new center, at 3550 Pine Grove Ave. near Holland Avenue, will offer walk-in treatment for everyday illness and injury, including more advanced offerings such as X-rays, IVs, labs, minor surgery, stitches and treatment…

One Person Dies As Result Of Motorcycle/Vehicle Crash

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One person died as a result of a collision between a vehicle and a motorcycle in Port Huron.  The crash is reported to have occurred about  2 p.m. Sunday at the intersection of Garfield Street and Pine Grove Avenue.  Reports say a man riding a motorcycle was driving south on Pine Grove Avenue when a…

Baker College Of Port Huron Enrollment Open

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Baker College of Port Huron is enrolling students for the 2014 summer and fall quarters, with summer classes beginning Monday, June 30, and fall classes beginning Monday, Sept. 29. Registration continues through the first week of classes.  “This can be a good time to assess your career goals and whether additional education will help you…

Show And Sale – Sarnia Artists Workshop – 50th Anniversary

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Gallery in the Grove is presenting the June 2014 exhibition featuring  the  Sarnia Artists Workshop – 50th Anniversary Show and Sale which will be held at Gallery in the Grove It is Entitled – “Summertime and the livin’ is easy”.  Sarnia and Lambton County artists will be highlighted this year.  Many artists from the SAW art group will…

Blue Water Sturgeon Festival Showcases Giants Of The Great Lakes

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The second annual Blue Water Sturgeon Festival is set for tomorrow, Saturday, May 31 from 9:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. at the Vantage Point Maritime Center in Port Huron. This one-day event is centered on providing close encounters with the threatened lake sturgeon, the “Gentle Giants of the Great Lakes”, by featuring three Huron Lady Sturgeon Cruises and…

Appearing At The Snug Theatre

Younce Guitar Duo

Jerry and Ryan Younce will be appearing once again at the Snug Theatre.  According to organizers, the two have has fused their musical energy to create a unique instrumental guitar duo that takes listeners on a musical journey colored by influences of Jazz, Gypsy Guitar, Flamenco, Latin and Celtic music. Organizers at the Snug Theatre say,…

St. Clair County Technical Education Center Wins Grand Prize

Ceira, Sydney, Antonio

Two Digital Media Technology students from the St. Clair County Technical Education Center won the Grand Prize in the annual Courageous Persuaders contest. The competition, now in its 14th year, encourages high school students to create 30-second TV commercials warning middle school students about the dangers of underage drinking.  Sydney Martin and Antonio Colon-Smielewski of TEC…

Cancer Survivors Invited To Picnic

Lila Lazarus

The long road toward survival starts in childhood – a time when individuals build remarkable endurance, capacity for patience, and drive to overcome any obstacles that stand in their way. To celebrate this level of remarkable commitment, St. Joseph Mercy Port Huron and its St. Joseph Mercy Cancer Center are hosting a special Cancer Survivor…