Midland dive team pulls dog, owner to safety from freezing lake: Top stories from Monday, Dec. 9
A Midland County man showed that he and his dog are best friends during an emergency Thanksgiving Day water rescue that gave them both something to be thankful for.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Bridgeport Township police await autopsy results in suspicious death: Top stories from Sunday, Dec. 8
Police on Saturday, Dec. 7, investigate a "suspicious death" on Montana just west of Broadway near Dixie in Bridgeport Township.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Shana Warner proposal: The adorable moment boyfriend 'proposes' to...
'Will you be my step-daughter?' The adorable moment boyfriend 'proposes' to his girlfriend's little girl, 6, and gives her a mini-me ring as she sits on Santa's knee But the couple didn't want the Flint, Michigan mom's 6-year-old daughter from another relationship to feel left out So, days later, during a trip to see Santa in Frankenmuth, Michigan ... (more)
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Saginaw County's Kremin Inc. receives $210,000 state grant to help...
Saginaw County manufacturer Kremin, Inc., has received a $210,000 state transportation grant to help with its planned expansion and move to Frankenmuth.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Masked man assaults waitress at Frankenmuth restaurant, flees in Mercedes
The Frankenmuth Police Department is asking for the public's help to solve a reported assault at a Chinese restaurant.
Thomas Township kicks off 4th annual Christmas Train and Light Festival in Roethke Park
Bianca Villarreal, left, sits in on the train ride with her son, Luis Rivera III during the fourth annual Christmas Train and Lights Festival on Dec. 5 at Roethke Park in Thomas Township.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Observer & Eccentric
An enthusiastic crowd filled the Commons Corner in downtown Garden City Monday for the annual tree lighting sponsored by the Garden City Downtown Development Authority.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Retailers in Bay, Saginaw, Midland counties say Thanksgiving Day...
Barb Behmlander, Bay City Mall general manager, said retailers at the mall, which opened at 8 p.m. on Thanksgiving, saw good crowds and the Bay City 8 theater located at the mall was packed.
Frankenmuth's Old Christmas Station cafe brings European feel, food to town
You can linger over a cappuccino made with Italian coffee and organic milk, eat a chocolate-hazelnut macaroon or chocolate pastry, talk with family and friends or read the paper.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Nurse behind race discrimination suit against Mary Free Bed wants to...
Filing a race discrimination lawsuit against Mary Free Bed Rehabilitation Hospital was "a difficult decision" for the nursing supervisor behind the suit, says the lawyer handling the case.
Frankenmuth's Nuechterlein's Jewelry going out of business, Old Town Saginaw location to remain open
Frankenmuth's Nuechterlein's Jewelry store is closing, as the owner is retiring, but Nuechterlein's in Old Town Saginaw isn't going anywhere.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Avocados to RVs: See offbeat ornaments at Bronner's Christmas Wonderland in Frankenmuth
From glitter and glass to wood, from traditional to unconventional, the Christmas mega-store, located at 25 Christmas Lane, has thousands of ornaments to choose from.
Daily Press & Argus
Bennett goes to bat for Cleary
Matthew Bennett is a man on a mission. As Cleary University's new vice president of communications and enrollment services, he is responsible for spreading the word about Livingston County's only four-year university.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
Detroit Free Press
You haven't lived here until ... you shop at the Frankenmuth Christkindlmarkt
I THINK YOU'RE MISSING SOME VOWELS. No, that's the way you spell the name of a traditional European holiday marketplace.
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Saginaw County Toys for Tots campaign now underway
The Saginaw County Toys for Tots campaign got off to a good start, Friday. Hundreds of toys were dropped off at the Frankenmuth McDonald's.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Frankenmuth's Christkindlmarkt offers holiday shoppers an alternative to big box stores
Frankenmuth's 9th annual Christkindlmarkt offering handmade goods and food from about 30 vendors, many of whom are local, offers holiday shoppers the opportunity to buy one-of-a-kind gifts for friends and family.
Gingerbread, farmer, red party cups: 300 themed trees at Bronner's Christmas Wonderland
From a classic gingerbread-themed tree to a less conventional beer and red-party-cup tree, Bronner's Christmas Wonderland in Frankenmuth has about 300 decorated trees to inspire shoppers.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Abby's of Frankenmuth is spreading the holiday warmth
Abby's of Frankenmuth, for the second year in a row, is hosting "Spread the Holiday Warmth", which benefits The City Rescue Mission of Saginaw.
Top 5 things to do in Saginaw County: Thanksgiving, Black Friday and visits with Santa
For the cooking-challenged, however, the Willow Tree Restaurant of Saginaw, 4787 Fashion Square, is offering an all-you-can-eat Thanksgiving meal from 11 a.m. until 7 p.m. for $18 per person.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
5 Things About Birmingham's Christmas Tree Lighting
The festive holiday lights went up around the city last week , but the city of Birmingham will officially usher in another holiday season starting tonight with the annual lighting of the Christmas Tree in Shain Park.