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Public help needed at local park cleanup

Spring has officially sprung here in Macomb County! Buds are sprouting, flowers are blooming and just about everything is turning a lovely emerald green color. All of this activity makes it a wonderful time of year to get outside and … Continue reading

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Loyalty Day and Law Day offer opportunity to recognize the heritage of America’s freedom

On May 1, Americans across the county will celebrate both Loyalty Day and Law Day, holidays that recognize the heritage of America’s freedom and the brave men and women that protect and serve our nation. Locally, the Veterans of Foreign … Continue reading

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Sample Michigan-made beers at the Warren Big Brew Festival

Beer lovers rejoice! The Warren Big Brew Festival has returned with the chance to sample locally-made beers. The event, which will take place April 27 at Hemlich Park, features just about everything you’d expect from a beer fest: craft beers, … Continue reading

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April is National Volunteer Month. Here’s how you can give back in Macomb County.

It seems that there’s a day or month to mark every occasion. National Ice Cream Day, National Siblings Day, National Barbeque Month; the list goes on and on. But this month, April, celebrates something very important – volunteering. The act … Continue reading

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Part 3: What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale?

Great news! The online pre-order period for the Macomb County tree and plant sale has been extended through Thursday, April 11! So if you didn’t have time to get your order in, now’s your chance! And as we’ve done the … Continue reading

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How you can help prevent invasive species in the Great Lakes

We’ve all read news articles about various invasive species that have entered the Great Lakes ecosystem – but do many of us know how to prevent their spread? According to representatives from the Lake St. Clair Cooperative Invasive Species Management … Continue reading

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Part 2: What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale?

In this edition of ‘What should you buy at the Macomb County tree and plant sale,’ we focus on the Eastern Redbud (cercis canadensis)! As a refresher, Macomb County’s tree and plant sale is an annual event held by Green … Continue reading

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