Bluegill Festival Parade in St. Helen, 2015.
Photos courtesy Sharon Grahm
ROSCOMMON CO.–The Roscommon County Community Foundation (RCCF) recently provided a $1,725.00 grant to the Northern Michigan Children’s Assessment Center to purchase materials needed for their “Body Safety” program. Grant funding was provided by the Roscommon County Kellogg Youth Fund ($925), … MORE
REGION–The Children’s Special Health Care Services (CSHCS) program provides assistance and support to person’s birth to 21 years of age who have a chronic medical condition and requires regular care by a doctor.
The CSHCS program helps to pay medical costs related to the child’s medical diagnosis. Examples of medical … MORE
Diane Marie Saunders, 60, of Houghton Lake passed away on August 30, 2015 at home with her loving family by her side.
Diane was born on October 15, 1954 in Mount Clemens to Charles and Marion (Zinow) Brown. She was employed for 23 years as a Bartender at the Kilkare. … MORE
Two Michigan endangered species are being observed in record numbers this year, due to the collaborative conservation efforts of the Department of Natural Resources and many partners.
“We’re really excited … MORE
ROSCOMMON CO.–The Roscommon County Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recent establishment of two new funds!
The Howard B. “Corky” Gaylor Memorial Fund was established in honor of “Corky” Gaylor. This Fund will be used for the charitable purpose of supporting projects, programs, and services for the youth of … MORE
By Laura Nickerson
HOUGHTON LAKE – Basil Ciaramitaro, co-owner of Maxi Muffler / Basil and Mike’s Auto Care Center, tends to more than just vehicles on the business property at 875 W. Houghton Lake Drive. On a piece of … MORE
Low-income families also reminded of Sept. 30 tax credit deadline
LANSING, Mich. – Those who faced higher than expected heating costs last winter have until Sept. 30 to apply for a tax credit to help pay those utility bills.
The Michigan Home Heating Credit is available to qualified homeowners and … MORE
ROSCOMMON CO.–The 4th annual alumni football game between Houghton Lake and Roscommon was played recently. The Bobcats once again won the game, 8 – 6 over the Bucks. Houghton Lake has won all four games played. After expenses, $5,600 will be split and donated between the two schools.
With … MORE
Don’t Wait. Communicate. Make Your Emergency Plan Today. Stay Informed. Make A Plan. Build a Kit. Get Involved.
REGION–Four simple steps, recommended by the Ready campaign, can help you, your family and your community in the event of an emergency. America’s PrepareAthon™, builds upon this campaign, encouraging Americans to prepare for … MORE