Monthly Archives: July 2011

Congratulations on 44-Years of the Glad-Peach Festival

Hundreds of people are drawn to the small town of Coloma every year for the Glad-Peach Festival. The annual celebration of one of southwest Michigan’s sweet summer fruits keeps visitors coming back by offering fun for the entire family. Continue reading

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DEQ Reforms Create Jobs and Clean Up Environment

Senate legislation has been introduced to reform the regulatory process within the Department of Environmental Quality (DEQ) dealing with leaking underground storage tanks. Continue reading

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Bill Would Scale Back Unfair Program

Michigan’s driver responsibility fee program is an unfair system that makes it very difficult for many residents who have made a mistake to regain their license and get back to work. Thankfully, the program would be scaled back under legislation recently approved by the state Senate.
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