Midland Center for the Arts, Great Lakes Loons in for a 'bloody good' fight
After falling a few drops short of victory against the Midland Center for the Arts in 2014's Michigan Blood Drive, the Midland baseball club will tap new veins in the friendly rematch.
Crain's Detroit Business
Bay County's MBS airport to update master plan, layout
The MBS International Airport near Saginaw has received more than $660,000 in federal funding to update its master plan and layout plan.
Mon Aug 18, 2014
Small business development center offering free workshops for start-ups
The Michigan Small Business Development Center Great Lakes Bay Region is offering free workshops at libraries in Saginaw, Bay City and Midland for those considering self-employment or starting a business.
Sun Aug 17, 2014
To the dozens of folks who helped clean up Wenonah Park and Ring of Friendship - Thank you
What if nobody showed up to help? What if all the work that went into organizing a two-day cleanup of downtown Bay City's Wenonah Park and its iconic Ring of Friendship turned out to be for naught? What if that giant brown stain on the sculpture didn't come off? Within minutes, a small army of workers young and old had spread out across the park to ... (more)
Sat Aug 16, 2014
MBS International Airport receives $663,000 Department of Transportation grant
MBS International Airport received a six-figure grant from the Department of Transportation, according to a release from U.S. Senators Debbie Stabenow and Carl Levin.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
Renovation of solar-maker Suniva's future Saginaw Township site on planning commission agenda
Bierlein Development of Midland is requesting site plan approval to renovate the former Sears Warehouse near Fashion Square Mall in Saginaw Township.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
'Food Court Wars' winner Chip-n-Wich closes in Midland Mall
Because Chip-n-Wich co-owners Jonathan Neely and Craig Jones won "Food Court Wars," a Food Network-sponsored contest, they got to operate Chip-n-Wich rent-free for a year at the Midland Mall, 6800 Eastman.
Tue Aug 12, 2014
Saginaw councilman votes against permit for mid-Michigan LGBT Pride festival
Mara Spitz and Britney Johnson of Midland share a kiss at the third annual Tri-City Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride Festival.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
From search to discovery: Bay County water emergency solved with community effort
On the third day of a search that was turning into a journey to find a needle in a haystack, Bay City crews discovered a ruptured water main that fed about 20 million gallons of water into an abandoned storm drain that was discharging into the Saginaw River, and as a result, causing a water usage emergency for Bay County.
Bay County water emergency draws attention across Michigan, U.S.
News of Bay County's water emergency has flowed throughout Michigan and is beginning to make headlines around the country.
Tickets to Midland Center for the Arts' 2014-15 Season Now On Sale
Tickets to more than 30 performing arts events at Midland Center for the Arts go on sale to the public beginning at noon on August 11. Events take place at Midland Center for the Arts, 1801 West Saint Andrews Road, Midland.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Runway mishap preceded N.Y. plane crash that killed Midland man
Reed Phillips, 25, of Midland, died after the private plane he was riding in crashed near Lake Placid, NY.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Dick Bayne, one of Michigan's oldest active auctioneers, honored for...
Most years, the annual Livestock Auction at the Bay County Fair & Youth Exposition is all about the kids and their animals - an opportunity for youth to show off the culmination of months of work raising steer, swine, rabbits, turkeys and many other creatures and earn some money to put toward next year's project.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
More Fit at 50: A wonderful walk through time
More Fit at 50: A wonderful walk through time Sometimes it is nice to find out that you CAN go home again.
Crews marking Midland streets, motorists asked to steer clear of cones and wet paint
Construction cones will be set up near wet paint and motorists are asked to steer clear of affected areas until cones are removed.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
Canadian Plastics Magazine
Dow's Alberta ethylene unit at reduced rates after outage
An unplanned outage that occurred at Dow Chemical Company's ethylene cracker plant in Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta on July 22 has resulted in more than 100 kilotons of lost ethylene production.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
How to get a job at solar-maker Suniva in Saginaw Township
Suniva Inc. has posted more job openings for its new Saginaw Township factory, and the deadline to apply is approaching.
Daily Press & Argus
Livingston's first Qdoba fires up
Livingston County's first Qdoba Mexican Grill is open for business. The restaurant in the Genoa Township Meijer outlot at 3883 E. Grand River Ave. opened its doors Tuesday, nearly four months after construction began.
Sat Aug 02, 2014
Miller Road construction project set to start Aug. 4 by Saginaw County Road Commission
The Saginaw County Road Commission is preparing to start work on a project that was postponed indefinitely on April 22. The commission rejected six construction bids in April when they all came in higher than $3 million for the reconstruction and widening of a 1.5-mile stretch of Miller Road in Thomas Township.