Category Archives: healthy

Get active and help your community at the 29th annual Walk for Warmth

The recent bout of cold temperatures had many of us bumping up our thermostats a degree or two. And while this act to warm ourselves seems so simple, for some residents of Macomb County, it’s out of reach. Expensive heating … Continue reading

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Shop Local Macomb: Pick up essentials for those New Year’s resolutions at New Balance Detroit

I’m sure we all enjoyed some turkey, sides and dessert over Thanksgiving. And there’s certainly more to come this holiday season. Which has us thinking — working out a few days a week would make a fantastic New Year’s resolution… … Continue reading

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Let’s get moving! Health Department launches Move More Macomb initiative

We all know that regular exercise is important. It can improve our health and reduce our risk of developing (or worsening) a number of problems, including nearly every major disease. For instance, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services … 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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Sprint and Splash: Made possible through several generous sponsors

The 7th Annual Sprint and Splash Festival of Races is just a few days away! Held on Saturday, June 16 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township, Sprint and Splash includes a variety of competitive events geared toward people … Continue reading

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Sprint and Splash: Sign up now to receive SWAG!

We’re counting down the days until the 7th Annual Sprint and Splash Festival of Races! Held on Saturday, June 16 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township, Sprint and Splash includes a variety of competitive events geared toward people … Continue reading

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Sprint and Splash: Raising funds to protect our beautiful natural resources

Now entering its seventh year, the annual Sprint and Splash is a great way to be active and experience one of Macomb County’s most beautiful natural assets – Lake St. Clair! Held on Saturday, June 16 at Lake St. Clair … Continue reading

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