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Arsonist Destroys Pontiac Middle School Roofing Materials

Arsonist Destroys Pontiac Middle School Roofing Materials

Fire was set to roofing materials meant for Pontiac Middle School in late May. While most residential fire and smoke damage comes in at a total of almost $4,172, this…

Michigan Nonprofits Find Ways to Recycle Invasive Plant Species Into Paper

Michigan Nonprofits Find Ways to Recycle Invasive Plant Species Into Paper

Americans create and dispose of up to 400 million tons of garbage every year, all of which ends up in landfills. The amount of garbage in landfills is needlessly high,…

Michigan Businesses See Growth With Innovative Roofing Options

Michigan Businesses See Growth With Innovative Roofing Options

A tough, long-lasting roof is extremely important for most consumers. One survey found that durability was the top priority for 88% of those looking to purchase a new roof, while…

State Government Focuses On Worker Safety With MDOT Initiative

State Government Focuses On Worker Safety With MDOT Initiative

The Michigan Department of Transportation is aiming to increase road worker safety, with 75 injuries reported in state work zones in 2016. This statistic is up from 69 injuries in…

New Map App Will Help Michigan Residents Access Art

New Map App Will Help Michigan Residents Access Art

Art is often viewed as a luxury, but we tend to forget it also has the power to heal — literally. For example, art and music therapy classes are often…

Interior Designers Help Homeless Michigan Families Feel at Home Again

Interior Designers Help Homeless Michigan Families Feel at Home Again

The average sofa will last seven to 15 years, but some Michigan sofas are getting a second life thanks to the Michigan nonprofit Humble Design. The organization provides used furniture,…

Concerns Over Northern Michigan Drunk Driving Problem Continue

Concerns Over Northern Michigan Drunk Driving Problem Continue

Drunk driving continues to be an epidemic in Northern Michigan and across the United States. Sadly, in the U.S., there are approximately 300,000 drunk drivers on the roadways on any…

Michigan Hairdresser Opens Organic Salon To Promote Awareness of Dangerous Hair Products

Half of all women that visit a salon will go at least once a month, whether it is because they want a change, just went through a breakup, need to…

Michigan Crowdfunding Campaign Kicks Off Landscaping Renovations for Memorial Park

Michigan Crowdfunding Campaign Kicks Off Landscaping Renovations for Memorial Park

A Michigan crowdfunding campaign has begun focusing on landscaping for the city of Bronson that will completely renovate the city’s downtown park. Wholly 97% of real estate agents actually cite…

Margot Lee Shetterly, Author of ‘Hidden Figures,’ Speaks at U Mich

Margot Lee Shetterly, Author of ‘Hidden Figures,’ Speaks at U Mich

Back in 2014, around 77% of the population saw at least one movie in theaters. That year, many of the highest-grossing films revolved around fantasy worlds: the first installment of…

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