2022-12-16 E-Edition


Many Lapeer County residents have decorated their homes with lights for the Christmas season, including at this home on Peppermill Circle in Lapeer.

Lots of holiday fun to be had in final countdown to Christmas

LAPEER COUNTY — Christmas is less than 10 days away and there’s still lots of holiday fun to be had in Lapeer County. Here’s a look at what’s ahead: Visit the big guy! • Santa will be at Stone’s Throw Theater, next to Beyer’s Furniture at 441 W. Nepessing St. from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 17. […]

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Plans to expand recycling in Michigan have been in motion for more than a decade. Last week, the State House and Senate passed legislation to amend the Natural Resources and Environmental Protection Act. The legislation would aim to increase recycling access and build more recycling infrastructure. The legislation is headed for the governor’s desk. Would you recycle if local access […]

Lapeer library to host spooky escape room for kids and families

LAPEER — The Lapeer District Library’s Marguerite deAngeli Branch, 921 W. Nepessing St. in Lapeer, will host a spooky escape room Wednesday, Dec. 28 and Thursday, Dec. 29. Multiple time slots will be available on both days, beginning at 11 a.m. During the 40-minute escape room, attendees will be tasked with solving the mystery of the hunted campsite. Could it […]

Lapeer Community Theatre to hold auditions at historic courthouse

LAPEER — The Lapeer Community Theatre (LCT) is once again bringing a live performance to the historic Lapeer County Courthouse in downtown Lapeer. The theater troupe announced auditions for the upcoming Witness for the Prosecution, and will bring the classic Agatha Christie work to life in March. Auditions are scheduled to be held at the historic county courthouse on 235 […]

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Super Bowl tickets? Real soon!

I did something Sunday afternoon I haven’t done in nearly three years — I sat down and watched an entire Detroit Lions football game. I’ve always rooted for the Lions, but they’ve been such a disappointment for nearly my entire life that I’ve been conditioned to mediocre results year after year. They’ve been “rebuilding” for 40 years, without much to […]



DECEMBER 17 LEGO Club The Marguerite deAngeli Library on Saturday, Dec. 17 from 10-11 a.m. will host Kid’s LEGO Club. Children ages 6-12 are invited to attend and create a scene from their favorite book or movie and show it off to their new peers during the program. Finished projects will be on display in the children’s area for one […]