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April 17, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page

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ICC’s Pasta Palooza May 18 at Bishop Kelley LAPEER — Immaculate Conception Church will serve its Pasta Palooza from 2-6 p.m. Sunday, May 18 in the Community Room at Bishop Kelley Catholic School in Lapeer. More...

Viewpoint

The VIEW from here

Farmer’s market belongs downtown

You may have heard there has been some fuss over the last month or so about the future of the farmer’s market in downtown Lapeer. More...

Sports

ON THE SLATE

IMLAY CITY BASEBALL: After losing the opening game of a non-league twin bill on Saturday to Charlevoix 4-2, the Spartans came back to win the nightcap, 8-5. More...

Fat Guy Corner

Wings’ streak continues

The number 23 is a sweet number if you’re a Detroit Red Wings’ fan. The Wings have now made it 23 straight years in the NHL playoffs. There are NHL franchises that have not been in the NHL that long! More...

TEE TIME

Tee Time is sponsored by View Newspaper Group to give area service clubs, charitable organizations, non-profits, sports booster clubs and other civic and community organizations an opportunity to publicize their golf outings. More...

Art on Nepessing to be hosted by 40 businesses

LAPEER — Artists, businesses and volunteers are putting their finishing touches on artwork and displays in preparation for the two-week event in the heart of downtown from April 24 to May 10. More...

Sports Update

Looking for who won?

   Because all but Tuesday night scores are reported in the County Press, please click on the County Press publication in the drop down list to see the breaking scores from each night. Full Story


News

Lapeer’s Team 1684 wins Judges’ Award at recent robotics state championship

LAPEER — Going into last weekend’s Lansing robotics competition, Lapeer’s Chimeras played with heart, despite knowing those district scores wouldn’t carry them to the FIRST (For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Techn More...

School Briefs

Chatfield LINKS acknowledge Autism Awareness Month LAPEER — April is Autism Awareness Month. Students at Chatfield School are raising awareness for autism and celebrating differences among all students. More...

Milnes Ford hosts free Eggstravanga event today

LAPEER — Milnes Ford in Lapeer is inviting area residents to its free Eggstravangza Event today (Thursday, April 17) from 5-8 p.m. More...

Living

Lapeer East grad in line to become WRIF Rock Girl

METAMORA — A local woman could be chosen to be the face of a popular radio station, Ashley Dulin of Metamora is in the running to be the newest WRIF Rock Girl. Dulin, 21, is a 2010 Lapeer East graduate. More...

Metamora resident earns national Girl Scout award

METAMORA — Girl Scouts of Southeastern Michigan announced that Katherine Aalbertsberg of Metamora was among 48 recipients of Girl Scouts of the USA (GSUSA) National Volunteer Awards. More...

Scene

PIX Theatre site of April 26 fracking symposium

Guest speakers, free showing of movie Gasland II on tap

LAPEER — Numerous meetings have been held within the last several weeks in Lapeer County regarding the controversial topic of hydraulic fracturing — better known as “fracking.” Next Saturday, the PIX Theatre in downtown Lapeer More...

Jeff’s Picks

Autism fundraiser dinner April 26 at Maple Grove LAPEER TWP. More...

Museum displays Imlay City’s artistic past

IMLAY CITY — When Marilyn Swihart, secretary of Imlay City Historical Commission, heard the Imlay City Downtown Development Authority was working with the Detroit Institute of Arts to bring reproductions of seven pieces in the DIA’s colle More...

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