The Michigan Nordic Fire Festival is celebrating its fourth year Feb. 22-24 at Lincoln Park in Charlotte. The Fire Festival is a gathering for young and old alike to come together and experience the Viking lifestyle, from the food and stories to spear-throwing competitions.  “We take pride in the reputation we’ve garnered for being family-friendly […]

This perfectly delectable dessert, brimming with caramelized brown sugar, crisp walnuts and a tart apple flavor will melt the winter frost away. Smooth caramel, chocolate or classic cinnamon and sugar fillings are also excellent options to pair with your favorite apple. Make one for a late-night snack or several for friends. The best part is […]

Our Comfort Zone Doesn’t Define Us, But It Can Hold Us Back Immigration is a key part of what makes America what it is. This nation was founded on new cultures, different communities, and a willingness to embrace them and make them our own. Though we have had our mistakes and stumbles along the way, […]