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Make Macomb Your Home offers guide to fun on the water

With miles of Lake St. Clair shoreline and the Clinton River running through it, Macomb County offers a wide array of opportunities to enjoy the water this summer! Get an insider’s guide for everything there is to do by checking … Continue reading

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Building community through gardening

Gardens can be as diverse and creative as you are. Some people plant rain gardens to help filter stormwater runoff. Other gardens are planted to benefit specific wildlife, such as butterflies or bees. Many gardens are simply pretty to look … Continue reading

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Macomb County keeps getting greener

Today, Green Macomb held a special tree planting at Freedom Hill County Park in honor of Arbor Day. Macomb County Executive Mark A. Hackel and other officials gave remarks, followed by the planting of a cherry tree that was donated … Continue reading

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Nostalgic candy and more at Roger’s Bulk Candy Shop

For many of us, Valentine’s Day is a time to indulge our sweet side. We go out of our way to be kind to our friends, families, neighbors, coworkers and significant others, and this usually includes plying them with sugary … Continue reading

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Wonderful lights to be seen in Warren

As Christmas approaches, many Macomb County residents are getting into the holiday spirit. There have been tree lighting ceremonies to attend, and local shops are decorating their windows. Undoubtedly you’ve also seen some amazing light displays in your neighborhood. If … Continue reading

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Find classic fall fun and fare at Miller’s Big Red

If you haven’t been to Miller’s Big Red in Washington Township in a while, you will notice many improvements like a new pavilion, patio, pergolas, pond, small waterfall and upgraded café. Undoubtedly, the biggest change you will notice is a … Continue reading

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Macomb County businesses offer tourist amusement

With 32 miles of Lake St. Clair coastline and the Clinton River running through it, Macomb County boasts numerous waterfront parks, paddle parks, boat launches, marinas and water-related businesses. You may not have thought of Macomb County as a tourist … Continue reading

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Shop small this holiday season

With Thanksgiving a few short days away, many of us are dashing to the local grocery store and bakery, digging out favorite family recipes and maybe donating to the local food pantry. But after that slow-paced, tryptophan-filled day spent with … Continue reading

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Eastside Bagel opens second Macomb County location

This past weekend, I went to Baffin Brewing Company to meet up with Shannon Parent of Eastside Bagel to drink some micro-brewed beer and talk about bagels. A St. Clair Shores institution for the past 21 years, Eastside Bagel has … Continue reading

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New garden center offers plethora of magnificent Mother’s Day gifts

With Mother’s Day coming up this Sunday, now is the perfect time to shake off the chill and look toward the sunny skies of May. That’s right – it’s time for bright-colored annuals, hanging baskets and even vegetables. The newest … Continue reading

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