Thursday, May 23, 2013
Looking to head out on Lake St. Clair, or neighboring waterways, to fish this weekend? Here are some highlights of what is biting.
The Michigan Department of Natural Resources has released the weekly fishing report for area waters. According to a release, this Saturday, May 25, is the opening day of bass season on the Great Lakes and all inland waters except Lake St. Clair, St. Clair River and the Detroit River. Bass season does not open until the third Saturday in June. The agency reports that the "early catch and release season has been excellent so the opener should be as well." Here is what is biting in the region according to Michigan DNR:
Friday, May 17, 2013
May is National Bike Month in which the public is encouraged to keep cyclists' safety in mind.
With warm weather upon us, Macomb County drivers are encouraged to keep biker safety in mind. May is National Bike Month and this week is Bike to Work Week. Although the county claims paths for cyclists and runners, including the extensive Macomb Orchard Trail, bikers' rights are also crucial alongside roads. To promote awareness, the Michigan Department of Transportation shared YouTube videos, which are attached, on the subject. Where do you bike in Shelby and Utica? Tell us in the comments section below.
Tuesday, May 14, 2013
The National Hockey League has released the schedule for the 2013 Western Conference Semifinals between the Detroit Red Wings and the Chicago Blackhawks.
The Detroit Red Wings' quest for another Stanley Cup continues Wednesday with the Winged Wheelers taking on the Chicago Blackhawks in a best-of-seven series. The National Hockey League has released the schedule for the Western Conference Semifinals. Here are the game times: Who will win the series? Share your predictions in comments below!
Sunday, May 12, 2013
Exhausted from Mother's Day festivities and a late-night start for the Detroit Red Wings? Here are places to grab a latte in Shelby Township and Utica and make it through Monday.
Wednesday, May 8, 2013
The Detroit Red Wings are on a quest to win the organization's 12th Stanley Cup. Looking places to join fellow hockey fans for one of the playoff games? Here are some suggestions in the Shelby Township and Utica.
The Detroit Red Wings are on a quest for another Stanley Cup, but standing in their way in the first round of the playoffs are the Anaheim Ducks. Here's a look at some great local options to watch the Winged Wheelers take the ice and cheer on the team with other residents of Hockeytown: Ciccarelli’s Sports Bar Theater 46793 Hayes Rd., Shelby Township 586-247-2223 Ciccarelli's features three, 17-by-10-foot theater style projection screens and more than 40 50-inch screens. Boston's Restaurant & Sports Bar 15133 Hall Rd., Shelby Township 586-247-4992 Sherwood Brewing Company 45689 Hayes Rd., Shelby Township 586-532-9669 Buffalo Wings & Rings 50308 Schoenherr Rd., Shelby Township 586-247-9464 Cass Bar & Grill 45108 Cass Ave. 586-580-2164 …
Sunday, May 5, 2013
Shelby-Utica Patch recaps the news from this past week.
Miss the latest local headlines? Shelby-Utica Patch rounds up the top stories around town:
Friday, May 3, 2013
The coaches represent schools from across the county, including those in Shelby Township and Utica.
The Macomb County Coaches Hall of Fame added 14 members Thursday night during a ceremony in Sterling Heights. Coaches from schools in Shelby Township and Utica were among those honored, according to The Macomb Daily. They are: Edmond Carleton (Cousino); Joyce Christmann (L’Anse Creuse); Bob Giles (Mount Clemens); Bobby Hill (Stevenson); Matt Joseph (Utica Ford, East Detroit); Bob Lefkowitz (L’Anse Creuse); Ann Marie Michol (De La Salle, Regina); Joe Michol (De La Salle, Utica); Jim Plutschuck (Utica, Roseville Sacred Heart); Brad Robinson (Warren Woods-Tower, Fraser); Steve Vercammen (Roseville, De La Salle) and Michael Giannone (Dakota). Distinguished Service awards went to Sue Balow, L’Anse Creuse and Carla Thompson, Eisenhower. Robin …
Thursday, April 25, 2013
The Utica High School senior is ranked as the top hurdler in the nation.
Sunday, April 21, 2013
Shelby Township-Utica Patch recaps the news of the week.
Miss the latest local headlines from this past week? Here's a rundown of the top stories in town:
Monday, April 8, 2013
Golfers can now take to the links of Lake St. Clair Metropark golf course, weather permitting.
The par-3 golf course at Lake St. Clair Metropark is now open for play, weather permitting. The course, which also features a putting green, is open for play from 8 a.m. until dusk. Rates are $6 for weekdays, $7 for weekends and holidays. Seniors, 62 and over, and juniors, 20 and under, is $5 Monday through Friday, holidays not included. For more information, or to schedule tee times, contact Lake St. Clair Metropark at 586-463-4581, or go to www.metroparks.com.