Thursday Mar 6
Top 5 things to do in Jackson includes beer fest, maple festival, Taste of the Irish Hills and more
More than 2,300 people wandered around the American 1 Credit Union Events Center during the Southern Michigan Winter Beer Festival at the Jackson County Fairgrounds in 2013.
Maple syrup festival on tap this weekend: Eat pancakes, drink wine and more
Celebrate the sweet goodness of maple syrup throughout southeast Michigan at the annual Big 400 Maple Festival for most of the day this Saturday, March 8 and Sunday, March 9. Chelsea, Dexter and Manchester will be participating in the festival, which includes tours of tapping areas and the syruping process, the release of a local maple wine and ... (more)
Julie Boonstra: Because of Obamacare, 'my choice was taken away from me'
Americans for Prosperity is taking a page from the Obama campaign playbook and punching back twice as hard after being accused of airing a "misleading" anti-Obamacare ad in Michigan.
Michigan Democrat Rep. Gary Peters threatens TV station licenses over Obamacare ad
While Julie Boonstra of Dexter, Mich., struggles to survive leukemia, she now also has to cope with being called a liar by the Democrat who wants to be her next senator.
Washington Post columnist says Dexter woman's claims in anti-Obamacare ad don't add up
Julie Boonstra's statements in an ad for Americans For Prosperity were given two Pinocchios by a Washington Post columnist.
Dexter schools' early childhood programs to get major expansion
The school district is the recipient of a major donation from an early childhood program in Dexter, Generations Together: a 12,000-square-foot building.
Generations Together child care program plans to donate building to Dexter schools
The Generations Together preschool, as seen here Friday, February, 7, 2013, located at 2801 Baker Road in Dexter.
Report: Dexter A&W completes renovations before the start of the 2014 season
Renovations that began last year at the Dexter A&W have been completed and the owner hopes those changes will resonate with customers once the restaurant reopens for the season on March 1. Some of the additions include new awnings, additional lighting along the outside of the building and a brick patio with picnic table seating and a railed area ... (more)