Monthly Archives: November 2011

Thanksgiving a Time to Gather with Family and Give Thanks

Thanksgiving is a time to gather together with family and friends and give thanks for our many blessings. While much has changed in the 390 years since the first Thanksgiving, coming home to a simpler life remains at the heart of the holiday. Continue reading

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Honor Veterans Every Day

Peabody Award winning journalist Elmer Davis once said: “This nation will remain the land of the free only so long as it is the home of the brave.” Continue reading

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Senate Resolution Urges Support of Family Farms

Working on a farm instills in youths a sense of responsibility, work ethic, and countless other invaluable lessons that will guide them for the rest of their lives. Unfortunately, the U.S. Department of Labor has proposed rules that would prohibit children under age 16 from performing many duties on a family farm – including all interaction with animals.
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Small Businesses Encouraged to Get Online

While 97 percent of Americans go online to find products and services, nearly 60 percent of Michigan businesses do not have a website. Continue reading

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