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Bruce Eccleton Wins Tournament in Sudden Death Playoff

With the sun shining upon Apple Mountain Resort, Saginaw's Bruce Eccleton won the top honors in the Open Division of the 61st annual Saginaw District Golf Invitational during a nail-biting two-hole sudden death playoff against three-time District champion Mike Pumford. The three-day 72-hole tournament determines the best amateur golfer in Saginaw County and consisted of 72 golfers in the final field: 48 in the Open Division and 24 in the Legends Division for players 50 years and older.

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Since its inaugural event back in 2005, PARKAPALOOZA has delivered the very best end-of-the-summer beach party family festival in the entire Great Lakes Bay Region on the banks of Sanford Lake. But now the DStreet Music Foundation has finalized details on a sequel that will happen live in Wenonah Park in Bay City on June 20th from noon to 7:00 PM.

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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. charges the Centers for Disease Control can't be trusted to assure Americans that childhood vaccines are safe. And, he says, autism may be triggered by the preservative thimerosal, which contains mercury and is used in the serums.

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Brian Elder & Jimmy Greene Debate the Pros & Cons

While lacking the catchy title of “Right to Work,” the current debates and impending vote to strike down Michigan’s Prevailing Wage law have the potential to have similar impact on the State’s skilled trades workforce.

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Festival Season Begins with the Biggest and Most Definitive Celebration of Authentic Greek Cuisine in the State of Michigan

Summer Festival season in the Great Lakes Bay Region kicks off once again with the annual St. Demetrios Greek Festival, which during the weekend of June 19-20-21st will celebrate its 37th year of serving up fellowship, music, dance, and the finest variety of authentic & sumptuous Greek cuisine to be found in the State of Michigan.

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St. Demetrios New Priest Brings Youth, Passion & Commitment Into the Community

Father Timothy Cook is the newly installed Priest at Saginaw’s St. Demetrios Church and was born and raised in Flagstaff, Arizona. He received his B.A. in Classical Studies from Hillsdale College in 2010, and then in 2014 his Masters of Divinity from Holy Cross School of Theology.

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War Machine Returns to Headline 2nd Annual FreelandPalooza Music Festival June 27th

Last year after the demise of the Free Music Festival that had been held for six years at Tittabawassee Township Park in Freeland, business owner David Klawuhn quickly picked up the torch, diligently assembling a core group of volunteers to spearhead the 1st annual FreelandPalooza Music Festival and to keep the momentum going on this free event that brings thousands of new faces into Freeland each year.

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Beginning back in 1955, The Saginaw District Golf Association’s annual District Invitational Tournament has been held each year at different golf courses throughout Saginaw County for over half a century. Thanks in large part to the vision of former Saginaw News Sports Editor Joe Hart, and the equally tireless effort, passion, and long-time commitment of my late father, Fred Martin, Jr., who served as Chairman of the tournament until his passing in 2004, this tournament has evolved into the premier amateur golf event in Saginaw County.

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