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Cedar Point unveils new coaster 'Steel Vengeance'

Cedar Point unveils new coaster ‘Steel Vengeance’New ride scheduled to open next year
  • Entertainment
  • 3 days, 17 hours ago
Celebrate Michigan

Enter our photo contests for a chance to win $500

Enter our photo contests for a chance to win $500This year, it’s not just one Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest, but three!
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 2 months, 2 weeks ago
Michigan

2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest winners, finalists

2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest winners, finalists2017 Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest winners, finalists
  • Michigan
  • 3 days, 22 hours ago
Celebrate Michigan

‘Marsh life’ lands in finals of Favorite Places contest

‘Marsh life’ lands in finals of Favorite Places contestPhoto of birding hot spot at Lake St. Clair Metropark takes a step toward $500 Celebrate Michigan prize
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 4 days, 8 hours ago
Travel

Ludington opens new maritime museum

Ludington opens new maritime museumSimulation allows visitors to test their skills at piloting a circa 1924 ferry
  • Travel
  • 4 days, 13 hours ago
Travel

Autumn in Provence, France, is perfect

Autumn in Provence, France, is perfectNever mind April in Paris, everything for an amazing vacation is there
  • Travel
  • 1 week, 2 days ago
Celebrate Michigan

Jump for joy lands in finals of Favorite Places contest

Jump for joy lands in finals of Favorite Places contestPhoto of multigenerational sunset leap takes a step toward $500 Celebrate Michigan prize
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Celebrate Michigan

Woods and Wildlife contest winner is selected

Woods and Wildlife contest winner is selectedJeff Wagoner of Plymouth is the winner for a photo of a mute swan coming in for a landing at Kensington Metropark.
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 1 week, 4 days ago
Nation

Italian wine harvest begins early with heat, drought

Italian wine harvest begins 10 days early with heat, droughtItalian wine production expected to be 10 percent to 15 percent lower than last year due to weather conditions
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 1 day ago
Nation

4 hurt on deadly Ohio State Fair ride still in hospital

4 hurt on deadly ride at Ohio State Fair still hospitalizedFour people injured when a thrill ride fell apart at Ohio State Fair remain hospitalized, including woman in coma
  • Nation
  • 2 weeks, 2 days ago
Celebrate Michigan

Voting begins in Woods and Wildlife photo contest

Voting begins in Woods and Wildlife photo contestLast four Celebrate Michigan finalists chosen; vote each day through Sunday for the winner
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 2 weeks, 3 days ago
Detroit

Amtrak and People Mover offer Detroit travel discounts

Amtrak and People Mover offer Detroit travel discountsAmtrak is offering a $5 fare to Detroit through Labor Day. The Detroit People mover is giving free rides July 31
  • Detroit
  • 3 weeks, 1 day ago
Celebrate Michigan

Crane colt lifted into Celebrate Michigan contest final

Crane colt lifted into Celebrate Michigan contest finalsFour more ‘Woods and Wildlife’ photos are in the running for $500 prize. Contest 2 closes Friday.
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 3 weeks, 3 days ago
Travel

New roller coaster coming for Harry Potter theme park

New roller coaster coming for Harry Potter theme parkThe Wizarding World of Harry Potter is getting a little more thrilling at Universal Orlando Resort
  • Travel
  • 3 weeks, 4 days ago
Travel

Long-distance motorcycle trips seek to empower women

Long-distance motorcycle trips seek to empower womenWomen own about 14 percent of registered motorcycles, up from 8 percent in 1998, reports the Motorcycle Industry Council
  • Travel
  • 4 weeks, 1 day ago
Celebrate Michigan

Foxes frolic into Celebrate Michigan contest finals

Foxes frolic into Celebrate Michigan contest finalsFour more ‘Woods and Wildlife’ photos are in the running for $500
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 1 month ago
Michigan

Orlando, Denver flights from Grand Rapids added

Frontier to fly to Denver, Orlando from G. RapidsCarrier to add service to Orlando in December, and Denver in the spring, from Gerald R. Ford airport
  • Michigan
  • 1 month ago
Travel

From bar to barber shop: See Hemingway haunts up north

From bar to barber shop: Visit Hemingway haunts Up NorthThe Petoskey area brims with places the Pulitzer Prize and Nobel Prize for Literature winner lived and frequented
  • Travel
  • 1 month ago
Nation

How hot is too hot aboard an airliner? Law doesn’t say

How hot is too hot aboard an airliner? The law doesn’t sayThere is no government rule that says how hot is too hot when a plane is sitting on the ground
  • Nation
  • 1 month ago
Travel

Horsin' around in Traverse City

Horsin’ around in Traverse City at the Equestrian FestivalEach Sunday through Aug. 13, the Great Lakes Equestrian Festival hosts Grand Prix events
  • Travel
  • 1 month ago
Nation

Jet blast at St. Maarten seaside airport kills tourist
The 57-year-old woman was knocked into a wall as she tried to cling to a fence to feel the blast

Jet blast at St. Maarten seaside airport kills touristThe 57-year-old woman was knocked into a wall as she tried to cling to a fence to feel the blast
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Celebrate Michigan

Shots of squirrel, piglets, frog, duck dazzle

Shots of squirrel, piglets, frog, duck dazzleEnter your photos in the Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest: Woods and Wildlife
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Celebrate Michigan

Bridge photo wins Outdoor Adventures contest

Bridge photo wins Outdoor Adventures contestJason Friday of Cheboygan takes the $500 prize in this year’s first Celebrate Michigan contest
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Nation

SoHa? Harlem bristles at neighborhood nickname

SoHa? Harlem bristles at neighborhood nicknameAn attempt to rebrand the southern part of the neighborhood has been greeted by many residents as an affront
  • Nation
  • 1 month, 1 week ago
Celebrate Michigan

Last photos join the finals; let the voting begin

Last photos join the finals; let the voting beginHelp choose the winner of the Celebrate Michigan Photo Contest: Outdoor Adventures
  • Celebrate Michigan
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Travel

Cuba travel winners and losers

Cuba travel winners and losersGroup tour operators hope to sell more trips, but bed-and-breakfast owners in Cuba say they’re losing business
  • Travel
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
Travel

How to handle vacation crowds, heat and spend less

How to handle summer vacation crowds, heat and spend lessVisits desired sites early or late, use ATMs, and get a hotel near the center of the city
  • Travel
  • 1 month, 2 weeks ago
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