Tag Archives: Lansing

Free Clinics Provide Priceless Care for Michigan’s Underinsured

Although Obamacare is helping millions of Americans get health insurance coverage, the need for free and low-cost health care clinics still exists for those who find themselves underinsured, as well as Michiganders who are still without any coverage. For example,…

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Best blogs of 2013: New to running? Make a 5k your goal

Running a race for the first time can be overwhelming. This popular blog from June 24th broke it down and showed how easy and motivating training for a race can be.  Every year, temperatures rise and streets fill up as…

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A healthy way to ring in 2014: New Year’s Eve races

Instead of welcoming the new year with booze and excess, why not wrap up 2013 on a healthier foot? Join the many Michiganders who are lacing up their sneakers to run or walk in a New Year’s Eve race. Think…

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Lansing kicks off the holiday season with Silver Bells in the City

Once again, as it has for the last 29 years, the city of Lansing celebrates the opening of the holiday season with the annual Silver Bells in the City event. Spread over several blocks, central to the capitol building, Silver…

Silver Bells in the City – That’s a lot of lights!

Every year for the past 29 years, the city of Lansing has held the Silver Bells in the City event to celebrate the holiday season. This year is no exception with Silver Bells in the City taking place on Friday,…

New to running? Make a 5k your first goal

Every year, temperatures rise and streets fill up as people venture outside for their workout.  I’ve always been jealous of the fit runners effortlessly passing my window with long, even strides.  I’ve never been much of an athlete. A few…

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2013 Restaurant Weeks in Michigan

There’s something special about a night out at an expensive restaurant.  The way the food is put perfectly on your plate to make it look as delicious as possible or the attentiveness of the waitstaff to every detail of your…

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Celebrate Earth Day across Michigan

In its 43rd year this year, Earth Day is celebrated in almost 200 countries.   Celebrated on April 22nd every year, Earth Day was created as a global day of observation towards supporting and preserving the environment.  On this day, we…

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Kick off Thanksgiving right with one of these 11 great Turkey Trot races in Michigan

Each Thanksgiving Day, my wife and I join up with friends for one of our favorite rituals of the year. No, I’m not talking about the Thanksgiving feast — that comes several hours later — but rather the ritual of…

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