Detroit Tigers Lead ALDS 2-0 After Walk-Off Win
Don Kelly hit a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded in the bottom of the 9th inning to give the Tigers a 5-4 walk-off win in today's game. The win gives the Tigers a 2-0 advantage over Oakland in their best-of-five American League Divisional Series.
Enjoy American Cheese Month in October
October is American Cheese Month. Being in the midwest, we are close to a lot of place where cheese is produced. Pinconning, Michigan is famous for their cheeses, and perhaps a dairy farm near you has their products end up in your grilled cheese sandwich or pizza.
Genesee County Humane Society Harvest Dog Walk Tomorrow at Mott C.C.
The Humane Society of Genesee County invites you and your dog(s) to their 23rd Annual Harvest Dog Walk and Kids Fitness Walk on the campus of Mott Community College and the Flint Cultural Center.
How are You Celebrating Squirrel Awareness Month?
October is Squirrel Awareness Month. Really. Here in the state of Michigan we have plenty of squirrels. If you have a bird feeder, you are probably aware that a couple of squirrels can Hoover up $20 worth of bird seed quicker than a politician can tell a lie.
Cabrera Wins Triple Crown, Detroit Tigers Face A’s in First Round of Playoffs
For the first time since 1967, a Major League Baseball player has won the Triple Crown of batting, most home runs, highest batting average and most runs batted in. That player would be Miguel Cabrera of the Tigers.
Celebrate Fall at For Mar Harvest Festival on Saturday
For-Mar Nature Preserve and Arboretum invites you to bring the family to their 5th annual Fall Harvest Festival. This FREE event takes place from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Inaugural Run 4 Wine Race Uncorks Thursday October 11th in Grand Blanc
The cork will pop on the inaugural Run 4 Wine 4-miler on Thursday, October 11th at the Jewel of Grand Blanc Golf Course. The race starts at 6 p.m. and participants will be treated to wine tastings, great food and prizes and entertainment.
Run the Inaugural Bruckelaufe Half Marathon & 5k Saturday in Frankenmuth
If you've been looking for a good post-Crim challenge, the Frankenmuth Jaycees have a race for you! The inaugural "Bruckelaufe" or "Bridge Race," will take place Saturday, October 6th. Run a half marathon (13.1 miles) or 5k.
October is National Pizza Month Celebrate with a Slice
October is National Pizza Month in the United States. First observed in 1984, October was designated National Pizza Month by Gerry Durnell, founder of Pizza Today magazine.
October is Adopt-A-Shelter-Dog Month
Your new best friend is waiting to meet you at your local animal shelter. October is Adopt A Shelter Dog month. The ASPCA sponsors this event, and encourages you to "Make Pet Adoption Your First Option."
Detroit Tigers Magic Number is One
The math is pretty simple for the Detroit Tigers. A win by the Tigers in any of their last three games of the season at Kansas City will result in the Tigers winning the American League Central title. A loss by the Chicago White Sox will accomplish the same result, as the second place So…
Michigan Renaissance Festival Bids Farewell Until Next Year
Today was the final day for the 2012 Michigan Renaissance Festival in Holly. With good weather for the final weekend, the crowds were large and fun was had by all. My wife and I included.