Anyone who has ever picked up a prescription at the Meijer store pharmacy on Greenville West Drive knows there’s room for improvement. Long lines are the norm, rather than the exception.
“Things are different than they used to be.” That statement — simple, self-evident and recently stated by Lakeview’s Police Chief Darin Dood — packs a lot of truth into eight words.
Sometimes, it’s the little things that make all the difference, the small changes that alter the course of a life.
That’s certainly been the case for Greenville resident Katherine “Kat” Skeens, who in February 2015 was diagnosed with diabetes.
For 20 years, Dr. Keith Treiber and the staff of Tamarack Family Dentistry have provided quality dental services to the village and surrounding areas. In that time, the practice has thrived, both as a business and as a contributing member of the community.
Few people know the day or hour of their own demise. This is a fact for which most of us are grateful.
Life, after all, is meant to be lived with a certain sense of abandon; counting down the remaining hours is the main ingredient in a recipe for unhappiness.
If all goes as planned, the city of Stanton could find itself $700,000 closer to seeing a host of public amenities become reality. At Tuesday’s meeting of the Stanton City Commission, commissioners passed a resolution allowing City Manager Jake Eckholm to seek grant funding from two separate sources: The Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund and The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) Transportation Alternatives Program.
There’s a lot more to 4-H than raising and showing chickens and rabbits. In fact, there’s a whole world of 4-H fun and learning out there that bears little resemblance to the “public face” of the program with which most 4-H fair goers are familiar.
A rash of complaints from village residents have prompted officials here to look at additional striping for portions of M-66.
According to Village Superintendent Doug Lane, there are currently four problem areas, two of which if left unchecked could result in serious head-on collisions.
Organizers of this year’s Lakeview Winterfest are hoping predictions for an unseasonably warm weekend are wrong.
It’s hard to blame them, considering how many activities for Saturday’s festival are predicated on the notion there will be plenty of snow and ice, ice, ice.
It’s heavy on the Scottish brogue, but the message of Robert Burns’ 1785 poem, “To a Mouse,” still rings true today. Writer-director Woody Allen couched this eternal truth in more modern vernacular when he quipped, “If you want to make God laugh, tell him about your plans.”