Monthly Archives: June 2018

Swag for sale at Bass Brews and BBQ

Are you heading to the Bass Brews and BBQ Festival this weekend to watch the 2018 FLW Tour? As previously mentioned here on MMYH, there will be plenty of entertainment, food and beer – but did you know that you … Continue reading

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FLW Tour takes the science of fishing into the classroom

More than 350 professional anglers have arrived in Macomb County ahead of this weekend’s FLW Tour on Lake St. Clair. Some are spending their time practicing and getting used to the choppy waterways of the Great Lakes. Others are enjoying … Continue reading

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Gone Fishin’: Country’s top anglers to compete at FLW Tour on Lake St. Clair

Some of the best anglers in the country are coming to Lake St. Clair this weekend for the 2018 FLW Tour, the most competitive tour in professional bass-fishing. At stake – more than $125,000 in prizes. That’s quite a purse, … Continue reading

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LIVE from Macomb County….it’s the Bicentennial Torch Relay!

Anticipation is building for the 200-mile Bicentennial Torch Relay. Runners are getting warmed up, communities are readying torch hand-off locations and supporters are planning how they can cheer on the torchbearers. It’s certainly an exciting time in Macomb County. And … Continue reading

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Macomb County honors Juneteenth with event

Yesterday was the national celebration of Juneteenth, a holiday that commemorates the June 19, 1865 announcement of the abolition of slavery in Texas, and more generally, the emancipation of enslaved African-Americans in the U.S. To commemorate the occasion, Macomb County … Continue reading

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Celebrate the lake at the Bass Brews & BBQ Festival

Avid fisherman from across the country agree: Lake St. Clair has some of the best freshwater fishing around. And because of this designation, Fishing League Worldwide decided to bring its 2018 FLW Tour to the shores of Macomb County. FLW … Continue reading

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Mobile ‘DIA Away’ experience making stop in Clinton Township

If you’re a Macomb County resident who loves the Detroit Institute of Arts as much as we do, you’re going to be thrilled about this upcoming event. Henry Ford Macomb Hospital and the DIA are teaming up to bring the … Continue reading

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Pick a bushel of berries in Macomb County

Macomb County is home to many farms and orchards – but did you know that they specialize in more than just apples, ciders and fall-themed events? Five of our hometown venues have fresh u-pick strawberries.  And in my opinion, nothing … Continue reading

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200 years of hometown artists on display at the Anton Art Center

In celebration of the bicentennials of Mount Clemens and Macomb County, the Anton Art Center is hosting Art & Design in Macomb County & Mount Clemens, an exhibit of art, artifacts and design created by artists living and working in … Continue reading

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Cheer on your community during the 200-mile Bicentennial Torch Relay

To celebrate its bicentennial year, Macomb County will host a 200-mile, non-stop torch relay starting on June 21 and ending on June 22, kicking off the Mount Clemens’ fireworks celebration. Similar to the opening of the Olympics, this event will represent … Continue reading

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