Healthy Communities

Feature Story Euphemia Franklin
Feature Story “There’s not just one thing or one tip that is the end-all, be-all fix; it’s a combination of factors. I wanted to write something to inspire people, to movitave them. I wanted to provide that ‘Aha!’ moment for people,” says author Cheryl Keaney.
Longform Dr. Sheila Marcus.
Feature Story On the Ground Calhoun County Administrator 2021
Feature Story Amanda Saab, Zee Shami, Sam Haider, and Sam Abbas discuss the future of Dearborn Resturants, and food within the community at a Dearborn City Open (image taken before the COVID-19 pandemic).

What our journalists are watching in 2022


Longform Vibrant Life co-owner and founder Dean Solden.
Longform Sam Killian and Kelly Scott at YDL-Whittaker.
Development News Newly preserved land in Sharon Township.
Innovation News Better Me Youth founder Carla Whitsett accepts the state of Michigan's Support Staff Professional of the Year award.
Innovation News LynxDx staff at one of the company's drive-through COVID-19 testing sites.
Longform On the Ground Calhoun County Vaccine Ambassadors update
Feature Story momentum-center-event

The Momentum Center to hold 3-part mental health forum


Longform Edward Lofton and his mother Joanna Lofton, community resource specialist at the Autism Alliance of Michigan. Edward lives with autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and, like many people with ASD, has faced unique challenges during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Development News The A.H. Nickless Innovation Award was created to honor Arthur Nickless's memory. Pictured here are his three daughters.

Eleven Midland County school teams advance in STEM competition


Feature Story Those who attended the public event on Nov. 18 were asked to answer, "what does it mean to BELONG?" The results appeared in real-time as a Word Cloud.
Feature Story Family Health Center wage hike
Feature Story OTG Kalamazo Vernon Coakley