Friday, May 17, 2013
May is National Bike Month in which the public is encouraged to keep cyclists' safety in mind.
With warm weather upon us, Macomb County drivers are encouraged to keep biker safety in mind. May is National Bike Month and this week is Bike to Work Week. Although the county claims trails for cyclists and runners, including the Macomb Orchard Trail and Metro Parkway non-motorized path, bikers' rights are also crucial alongside roads. To promote awareness, the Michigan Department of Transportation shared YouTube videos, which are attached, on the subject. Where do you bike in Clinton Township? Tell us in the comments section below.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The National Hockey League has released the schedule for the 2013 Western Conference Semifinals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Chicago Blackhawks.
The Detroit Red Wings' quest for another Stanley Cup continues Wednesday with the Winged Wheelers taking on the Chicago Blackhawks in a best-of-seven series. The National Hockey League has released the schedule for the Western Conference Semifinals. Here are the game times: Who will win the series? Share your predictions in comments below!
Monday, May 6, 2013
The guys will play lacrosse, baseball and basketball at universities across the country.
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Clinton Township Patch recaps the news of this past week.
Miss the latest headlines in and around town? Here's a rundown of some of the top stories from this past week:
Friday, May 3, 2013
The coaches represent schools from across the county, including those in L'Anse Creuse Public Schools.
The Macomb County Coaches Hall of Fame added 15 members Thursday night during a ceremony in Sterling Heights. Coaches from L'Anse Creuse Public Schools were among those honored, according to The Macomb Daily. They are: Edmond Carleton (Cousino); Joyce Christmann (L’Anse Creuse);Bob Giles (Mount Clemens); Bobby Hill (Stevenson); Matt Joseph (Utica Ford, East Detroit); Bob Lefkowitz (L’Anse Creuse); Ann Marie Michol (De La Salle, Regina); Joe Michol (De La Salle, Utica); Jim Plutschuck (Utica, Roseville Sacred Heart); Brad Robinson (Warren Woods-Tower, Fraser); Steve Vercammen (Roseville, De La Salle) and Michael Giannone (Dakota). Distinguished Service awards went to Sue Balow, L’Anse Creuse and Carla Thompson, Eisenhower. Robin Dilday, …
Monday, April 8, 2013
Golfers can now take to the links of Lake St. Clair Metropark golf course, weather permitting.
The par-3 golf course at Lake St. Clair Metropark is now open for play, weather permitting. The course, which also features a putting green, is open for play from 8 a.m. until dusk. Rates are $6 for weekdays, $7 for weekends and holidays. Seniors, 62 and over, and juniors, 20 and under, is $5 Monday through Friday, holidays not included. For more information, or to schedule tee times, contact Lake St. Clair Metropark at 586-463-4581, or go to www.metroparks.com.
Friday, April 5, 2013
Michigan, Louisville, Wichita State and Syracuse go for the title. Here's where to watch in Clinton Township.
Finally, the NCAA Final Four is here. The March Madness 2013 Final Four television schedule begins Saturday with a television schedule that includes Louisville vs. Wichita State followed by Michigan vs. Syracuse. The Vegas lines on the Final Four give Louisville a 9.5-point edge and favor Michigan by 2. Sure, your March Madness tournament brackets are probably busted, but you can still have fun with the tournament. How? Here's Charles Barkley on David Letterman discussing March Madness. If you're not one of the lucky fans making the trip to Atlanta to catch it live, there are plenty of local bars in the Clinton Township area with the game turned on. Show us your Michigan pride by adding your photos by clicking on the green "Upload Photos …
Monday, April 1, 2013
The Detroit Tigers take the field today and play-by-play analyst Mario Impemba, a Macomb Township resident, recently gave a preview of the team's 2013 season to attendees of the Macomb Business Awards.
The Detroit Tigers take the field today to start the 2013 baseball season, and the team's play-by-play announcer and a Macomb Township resident gives a preview of the coming campaign. Mario Impemba, a play-by-play analyst on Fox Sports Detroit, gave the keynote speech recently at the first Macomb Business Awards. After last year's trip to the World Series, what do you think the Tigers record will be this year? Share your predictions on Macomb Patch.
Thursday, March 28, 2013
The Spartans and the Wolverines play Friday in the Sweet 16. Tell us where you will watch the game in Clinton Township.
How sweet is March Madness? It’s pretty sweet for the Michigan Wolverines and the Michigan State Spartans, both of whom will play in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament on Friday night. Here’s a look at the lineup for the Spartans and Wolverines: Don't have enough TV screens to keep up with your March Madness bracket? There are plenty of viewing options in and around Clinton Township: Max & Erma’s Wise Guys Bar & Grill City Pub Sports and Grill Buffalo Wild Wings You can watch the basketball action online here. RELATED: Are You a March Madness Super Fan? Show Us Your Team Spirit Clinton Township
Monday, March 25, 2013
The early registration ends March 31 for the June 15 event at Lake St. Clair Metropark.
Winter weather is still upon us, but Macomb County is thinking summer fun. Early registration is taking place until March 31 for the county's second annual Sprint and Splash beginning at 8 a.m. June 15, 2013 at Lake St. Clair Metropark in Harrison Township. The three options to participate in this event are: The Sprint and Splash aims to promote Lake St. Clair and benefits the Lake St. Clair Tourism Initiative, the Clinton River Watershed Council and Six Rivers Regional Land Conservancy. People of all ages and athletic abilities are encouraged to participate. To volunteer or learn about sponsorship opportunities, call 586-469-5285 or e-mail Amanda.Priemer@macombgov.org. For more information on participation fees or to register online, …