Category Archives: outdoor

Celebrate Lake St. Clair Appreciation Day today

This week, we turn to the scenic, heart-shaped shoreline of Lake St. Clair to celebrate Lake St. Clair Appreciation Day. Looking to this part of the vibrant coastline along the corridor from Huron to Erie gives our communities a chance … Continue reading

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Youth soccer tournament to honor World Refugee Day

Nothing brings children together like a little friendly competition. Which is why, in honor of World Refugee Day (June 20), a group of local organizations have come together to sponsor the Friendship Games, a one-day youth soccer tournament on Saturday, … Continue reading

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New running club takes stride in Mount Clemens

With summer just around the corner, I make any excuse to get outside and soak up the sunshine.  Tuesday evenings just became a whole lot more exciting for me and the greater Mount Clemens community. Recently, the Macomb Family YMCA, … Continue reading

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Macomb County’s Weekly Top 5

The annual Mount Clemens Art Fair is a free outdoor fine art and craft fair located in downtown Mount Clemens. Featured are fine artists and crafters, pottery wheel, food vendors, a kids’ art zone and music and entertainment. 11 a.m. … Continue reading

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Farmers market season is in full bloom in Macomb County

When you think of summer, what comes to mind? For me, it’s all about sipping lemonade on the beach, having picnics with friends and, of course, strolling through farmers markets. Something about seeing all those fresh, locally-grown fruits and veggies … Continue reading

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Macomb Family YMCA offers a great day camp option for children this summer

Day camp at the Macomb Family YMCA is a great place for kids to have fun, build character and community, and develop healthy lifestyle skills. It provides opportunities for children from all backgrounds to come together and build a supportive … Continue reading

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Recycle Often. Recycle Right in Macomb County

Maybe it’s the warmer air or the green grass and flower buds that typically (notice I said typically) start poking through in April, but, for whatever reason, April has been designated as a month where we are all encouraged to … Continue reading

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