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Macomb County Freedom Fest to celebrate patriotism and military service

Honoring our military and the patriots that served our country will be the focus of the day on Saturday, September 15 at Macomb County Freedom Fest. The event is a free, family-friendly fair that runs from 10 a.m. through 2 … Continue reading

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How you can participate in the National Day of Service and Remembrance

The National Day of Service and Remembrance is a federally-recognized day of unity and charitable service on the anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks. It is a day where we can honor and remember those who perished on 9/11 … Continue reading

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Submit art this week and win two tickets to the Anton Art Party

Public art is just about everywhere. From parks to paths, library walls to building exteriors – there’s beautiful murals, sculptures, paintings and architecture all around us. Sometimes you just need a reason to stop and notice it. Well today, we … Continue reading

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Feelin’ festive: Upcoming events and festivals to add to your calendar

Labor Day is just around the corner, which means that two very special annual events are taking place here in Macomb County! First up – the Romeo Peach Festival, the second oldest festival in the state. Founded in 1931, the … Continue reading

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Let’s celebrate public art in Macomb County

Communities throughout Macomb County are making big investments in public art. So much so you could say our region is experiencing a bit of a renaissance. For instance, in Mount Clemens, the Anton Art Center has a map of all … Continue reading

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Macomb Community College offers unique leadership program

You’re likely familiar with Macomb Community College, but did you know that it is one of the nation’s leading community colleges, providing learning experiences to nearly 40,000 students annually?  Or that it ranks in the top two percent in the … Continue reading

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Michigan’s seniors are facing a hunger crisis. Here’s how you can help.

Did you know that 10 million seniors across the country face the threat of hunger, and millions more live in isolation? Here in Michigan, the story is no different. 551,869 seniors are isolated or living alone 324,339 seniors are threatened … Continue reading

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