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Thursday: Boomers & Beyond

At 105, she can still throw a party

PLEASANT VALLEY, WV— Renata “Lily” Julian celebrated her 105th birthday Saturday with a somewhat boisterous crowd at her residence at Conchetta’s Home Care Suites on Davis Street. When celebrating a triple-digit birthday, guests might expect a quiet gathering with a few snacks and ...

Senior, student matches may help ease isolation

LANSING — A new project is connecting Michigan senior citizens living in assisted care facilities with university students who have shared interests. Emily Lerner and Rachel Alessio at the University of Michigan started the Perfect Pair as a virtual project when the pandemic peaked in May ...

Medicare info available

ISHPEMING — Northern Center for Lifelong Learning presents: Tour of Ishpeming Senior Center and Medicare Open Enrollment from 1-3 p.m. Oct. 21 at the Ishpeming Senior Center, 121 Greenwood St. The presenters will be Elyse Bertucci and Ashley Roberts. This will be a tour/update of the new ...

Church bazaar planned

MARQUETTE — St. Louis Fall Bazaar, 264 Silver Creek Road, Harvey, will be from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 13. Vendors, bake sale, Rada knives, jewelry, handmade local crafts, rummage sale and luncheon all will be featured. A hot open face turkey sandwich, cranberry sauce, pumpkin pie and ...

Legion fish fry Friday

MARQUETTE — American Legion Post #44 Fish Fry will take place from 4:30-7 p.m. Friday at the post, 700 W. Bluff St., Marquette. Whitefish ia $12, shrimp $11 or chicken strips $10. Meals come witih a choice of baked potato or french fries. All meals are served with coleslaw. Volunteers ...

Lakes level video set

DETROIT — The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers has released the third “On the Level,” a Great Lakes water level and forecast video. From the head of the St. Marys River in Sault Ste. Marie, Michigan, hydraulic engineer Missy Kropfreiter discusses the International Joint Commission and Lake ...