Tag Archives: Culture

OneMacomb celebrates National Immigrant Heritage Month

“Anyone—from anywhere—can write the next chapter of our story.” That’s the powerful message President Obama gave the world when, in 2014, he declared June to be National Immigrant Heritage Month. It’s a relatively new celebration, but now it’s starting to … Continue reading

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Assistant County Executive represents Macomb County in China

 Recently, I was invited to join the St. Clair Shores Lake Shore Public Schools administration (my alma mater) on a trip to China. Metro Detroit has some 18,000 residents who were born in China, and many, many more whose parents … Continue reading

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The Macomb Center hosts a beloved holiday classic in Macomb County          

One of the highlights of my holiday season this year was a recent visit to the Macomb Center for the Performing Arts to see the Macomb Ballet Company’s delightful production of The Nutcracker. Held at an amazing venue, my visit … Continue reading

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Festa Italiana Returns to Freedom Hill July 19-21

By: Joe Ventimiglia, Festa Italiana chairman A celebration of Italian culture with performances, Italian food, wine and fun for all!  Macomb County is home to rich culture and heritage from many different nationalities. Celebrating Macomb’s Italian Heritage, the Italian American … Continue reading

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Arts Academy in the Woods

One of Macomb County’s great jewels By: Maxwell Spayde, Principal Arts Academy in the Woods If your child is passionate about the arts, he or she will definitely be passionate about Arts Academy in the Woods, Southeast Michigan’s premier public … Continue reading

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