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Lions Club learns about child mentor program

July 21, 2014 Kacey Beattie, mentoring director of the Alpena Boys and Girls Club, was the speaker at last week’s Alpena Lions Club meetin. more »»

Area FOP announces family show

July 21, 2014 The local Alpena Area FOP/William F. Keller Lodge #107 will have its annual FOP show, “The Wonderful World of Family Entertainment 2014,” on Oct. 1 at 6:30 p.m. in the Alpena High School Auditorium. more »»

Exhibit, book signing celebrate female lighthouse keeper history

July 18, 2014 PRESQUE ISLE – Michigan once led the country as the state with the greatest number of lighthouses, and they’re still a central part of its mystique and colorful countryside. more »»

Alpena Buick GMC provides vehicle prize for golf event

July 18, 2014 HILLMAN – The Elk Country Animal Shelter’s ninth annual Dave Hancock Memorial Dog Leg Open Golf Tournament is in “high gear” with a major sponsorship by Alpena Buick GMC, owned by Gene Skiba. more »»

Ancestor’s unique life becomes lighthouse-related book

July 17, 2014 John Kotzian grew up hearing compelling stories about his great-great-grandfather, the Rev. William H. La. more »»

Event encourages creation of art with classes, Art Battle and interactive artist/musician

July 10, 2014 HARRISVILLE – A large tent erected at the Harrisville Harbor will serve July 14 as the setting for a place to come and make ar. more »»

League of Women Voters planning two July events

July 10, 2014 The leadership team of the League of Women Voters of Alpena County held its annual planning workshop on June 24 at the home of Treasurer Kay Ogger. more »»

DCCW East Region installs new officers

July 10, 2014 The East Region of the Diocesan Council of Catholic Women was recently held at St. Ignatius Paris. more »»

NEMCSA recognizes Senior Companion Volunteers with 29th annual luncheon

July 10, 2014 Northeast Michigan Community Service Agency, Inc. held its 29th annual Recognition Luncheon for the Senior Companion Volunteers on June 26 at The Sanctuary Inn in Alpena. more »»

Alpena Lions Club presents two Melvin Jones Awards

July 9, 2014 President Steve Murch, beginning his year as leader of the Alpena Lions Club, presided over last week’s club meeting. more »»

American Legion Auxiliary installs 2014-15 officers

July 9, 2014 At the June meeting of William F. Weine American Legion Auxiliary, Past President Pat LaHaie installed officers for the 2014-15 year. more »»

Gary Etzler featured as July Artist in Residence at TBAC

July 7, 2014 Thunder Bay Arts Council and the TBAC Gallery present woodcarver Gary Etzler as the Artist in Residence for the month of July. An open house in his honor will be held Friday from 5:30 to 7 p.m. more »»

Optimist Club installs new member

July 7, 2014 The Optimist Club of Alpena inducted a new member at a recent breakfast meeting. The new member is Pastor Gene Bacon of the First United Methodist Church in Alpena. more »»

And that's the way it was...

July 4, 2014 Did you know Tony Harrison? If you answered “no,” then I think it would be fair to assume you are many decades younger than I am, or that you are new to our area. more »»

Quilting in Red, White and Blue

July 4, 2014 When a group of quilters at Hope Lutheran Church in Hubbard Lake decided to make quilts to donate to veterans, they opted for using only red, white and blue fabri. more »»

Book penned by Alpena native encourages kinder classrooms through songs and literature

July 3, 2014 Alpena native Colleen (Stark) Mestdagh didn’t initially intend to write a book. Her plan, instead, was to continue fine tuning her teaching skill. more »»

AHS graduate attending prestigious workshop on U of M campus

July 3, 2014 Dylan Goike, a 2014 Alpena High School graduate, is one of 40 students chosen from around the United States and worldwide to attend the University of Michigan’s MPulse Summer Musical Theatre Workshop. more »»

For the love of poetry

July 2, 2014 If siblings Joe Bastow and Anne Bastow Heraghty had their way, more people would take a chance on poetry. more »»

What is the Susan Lane Foundation

July 2, 2014 * A non-profit organization founded by siblings Anne Bastow Heraghty and Joe Bastow * Purpose: To promote literacy and celebrate literacy. more »»

Lions Club presents awards, installs newly-elected officers

June 30, 2014 The final meeting of the Alpena Lions Club of the fiscal year was recently celebrated at the Alpena Golf Club and was held in combination with the annual Lions Golf Outing. more »»



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