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Offering unique products and excellent customer service can help small businesses survive and thri

By: Donna Flaherty, Owner, Gifts Afloat, St. Clair Shores It doesn’t matter whether you are a small independently owned gift shop or a Fortune 500 department store giant like Macy’s.  The shopping days between Thanksgiving and Christmas almost always determine … Continue reading

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Boating and Outdoor Festival Heads to Lake St. Clair Metropark

By: Nicki Polan, Executive Director for the Michigan Boating Industries Association (MBIA) The 4th annual Boating and Outdoor Festival has once again returned to Lake St. Clair for a fantastic fun-filled weekend.  Boating aficionados and outdoor enthusiasts will be venturing … Continue reading

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New Boardwalk Brings Enhanced Opportunity to Experience Lake St. Clair Wildlife

By: Denise Semion, Communications Manager, Huron-Clinton Metroparks At a ceremony in Macomb County, Governor Snyder declared July 31st as Lake St. Clair Appreciation Day. With 32 miles of coastline in Macomb County, this declaration brings regional recognition to an area … Continue reading

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Aquapalooza highlights great summer lineup on the water for Lake St. Clair

By: Eric Turin, Executive Vice President and Partner for Frontier 3 Advertising With 32 miles of coast along Lake St. Clair, Macomb County is hosting some world class water events this summer. AquaPalooza 2013 is set for July 27 & … Continue reading

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Infinity and Ovation Yacht Charters add ambiance to Lake St. Clair.

By: Steve Rybicki, Vice President and General Manager of Infinity and Ovation Yacht Charters It’s been said that no matter where you stand in Michigan, you’re never more than 6 miles from a body of water. For Macomb County residents, that … Continue reading

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Sign up for the 2nd annual Sprint and Splash

By: Amanda Priemer, Sprint and Splash event coordinator Looking for a cool way to start the warm-weather season?  Register for Macomb County’s Second Annual Sprint and Splash at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township on Saturday, June 15, 2013!  … Continue reading

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Lake St. Clair Tourism Initiative

By: Brad Simmons, Lake St. Clair Tourism Initiative Executive Director  Macomb County is southeast Michigan’s connection to its own Great Lake. With over 430 square miles of fresh water and 160 miles of shoreline to explore, Lake St. Clair is our … Continue reading

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