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Middle Grand River Designated as One of First State Water Trails

A total of eight waterways were selected in December as part of the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR) new water trails program. Among those chosen was the Middle Grand River Water Trail, one of the first waterways in Michigan to be state-designated water trail. The DNR has spent the last several months working to […]

MERIDIAN TOWNSHIP SEEKS TO RAISE $50,000 TO EXPAND FARMERS’ MARKET

The Marketplace on the Green Project, a plan to relocate the Meridian Township Farmer’s Market, is looking to raise $50,000 by early February to help fund a new facility. The proposed new location and facility will act as a social and economic focal point in Meridian Township – offering community space for the Farmers’ Market, […]

The link between fake smiles and unethical work behavior

Brent Scott, a professor at the department of management at the Eli Broad College of Business on the campus of Michigan State University, has been busy co-authoring a study with Michell C. Hong of North Dakota State University and Christopher M. Barnes of the University of Washington. Part of the study is on smiles, but […]

McLaren Greater Lansing Offers Virtual View of New Hospital

The only shovels that have hit the dirt for McLaren Greater Lansing’s new hospital have been for the ceremonial ground-breaking. But that doesn’t mean you can’t see progress. Engineers are using virtual reality (VR) to get an up-close look at the hospital. Digital renderings have been created to give experts a high-tech view of what […]

Employers receive Healthy Michigan Worksite Awards for wellness practices

The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) has recognized 19 employers as Healthy Michigan Worksites as part of its Designing Healthy Environments at Work Program. The new award, part of Gov. Rick Snyder’s Michigan Health and Wellness 4 x 4 Plan, recognizes employers all over Michigan that have made a commitment to enhancing […]

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