Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usMon, 1 Sep 2014 07:31:51 EDTMon, 1 Sep 2014 07:31:51 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssRain garden both practical and prettyhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/533344.htmlUnless they frequent the city's skate park or bike and walk along the Thunder Bay River near the Ninth Street Dam, area residents may not realize that Alpena boasts a rain garden.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTACC Foundation Scramble for Scholarships nets $18,869http://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/533345.htmlAlpena Community College Foundation held its 18th annual Robert M. Granum Memorial Scramble for Scholarships on Aug. 23 at the River's Edge Golf Club.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTRave review for first class in new Culinary Arts Centerhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/533306.htmlI wrote a feature awhile back on Art in the Loft's new Culinary Arts Center, and in the course of interviewing the chef lined up to teach the first cooking class there, I said almost instantaneously, "Sign me up.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTState LWV president plan visits to Alpenahttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/533307.htmlAnyone interested in knowing more about the League of Women Voters is invited to the LWV noon lunch meeting on September 2.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTWilling to Talk, Willing to Listenhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/533257.htmlThe point here is not to amaze, astound or confound. It's not to philosophize, politicize or demonize. This isn't a self-help how-to guide. We're not gurus or yogis, therapists or shamans. Preachers or politicians.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT