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LAFCU’s Jamell Williams Steps up to Support Women’s Healthcare As a Sparrow ‘Dapper Dad’

Michigan Business Network
May 22, 2019 1:00 PM

Lansing, Mich. – Jamell Williams has never fundraised before, but he is enthused about stepping out of his comfort zone to represent LAFCU in The Dapper Dads Challenge. The annual event benefits physical and psychological health care for mid-Michigan women through the Sparrow Foundation and its Women Working Wonders (W3) Committee.

“The cause motivates me to get involved,” said Williams, LAFCU West Lansing Branch manager who has been with the credit union for five years.

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National Cherry Festival June 29 - July 6

Michigan Business Network
May 20, 2019 12:00 PM

The National Cherry Festival is June 29 through July 6 this year.

Traverse City, MI - Beginning in May of 1925 as the Blessing of the Blossoms Festival to attract tourists to Northern Michigan, over the years it evolved into the National Cherry Festival, and moved to July to take advantage of the Independence Day holiday.

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When a Calendar and an Area Code Collide LansingMADE#517Day

Michigan Business Beat
May 15, 2019 3:30 PM

The 517 Day Celebration returns to Lansing Friday and Saturday, May 17 and 18. It is a free to attend two day festival that celebrates Lansing’s people, culture, and diversity.

Festivities will include Lansing area based cuisine, venues, music, nonprofit organizations, and local businesses.

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Foster Swift Bringing the Business Community up to Speed During National Elder Law Month

Michigan Business Network
May 13, 2019 5:00 PM

Senior Attorney Trevor J. Weston, with the Southfield Branch of Foster Swift Collins & Smith, PC Attorneys spoke recently with Chris Holman regarding Elder Law.

It's a fitting time to review this topic with the business community as May is National Elder Care Law Month.

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Party @ MI Place Podcast for May 2019

Party @ MI Place
May 10, 2019 11:00 AM

Host Sue Bila has a fun Party @ MI Place episode in store for us this month! Kicking off with Joanna Hardesty, WG Wade Shows, and President of HERO and Hamburg Family Fun Fest.

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Foster Swift Attorney Participates in 2019 Sparrow's Dapper Dads

Michigan Business Network
May 9, 2019 4:00 PM

Lansing, Mich. – Senior Attorney Mark T. Koerner, is among more than 40 mid-Michigan business leaders and professionals competing in the 10th annual Dapper Dads challenge. Hosted by the Sparrow Foundation and the Women Working Wonders committee, Dapper Dads is an online competition in which the public votes for their favorite candidates, concluding with a charity fashion show event on Thursday June 6 where the top voted men hit the runway.

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The Magic Hour with Michael McCallum | All About 2019 Capital City Film Festival

The Magic Hour
April 16, 2019 7:00 PM

A 6-part PodCast batch for the latest episode [#6] of the Magic Hour with Michael McCallum

The CAPITAL CITY FILM FESTIVAL (CCFF) celebrates artists from around the world by curating outstanding multimedia experiences for the community. The annual festival showcases an eclectic mix of independent films, live music, interactivity, and more in Michigan’s capital city. The ninth annual Capital City Film Festival happens April 11-21, 2019 in Lansing, Michigan.

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Treetops | GM Barry Owens Recaps Winter and Looks ahead to Spring

Michigan Business Network
April 9, 2019 10:00 AM

Chris Holman welcomes Treetops Resort's General Manager Barry Owens to the Lansing studio to review the recent Winter/Ski season a look ahead to the Spring/Golf season as the shoulder season bridges the two. One the events that is coming up is the Big GREEN EGG ‘GRILL ON THE HILL’ hosted by Treetops. More information this event is below this Michigan Business Beat interview.

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The Magic Hour with Michael McCallum | Fairview St. 10th Anniversary Was SUNDAY

The Magic Hour
April 1, 2019 7:00 PM

A 6-part PodCast batch for the latest episode [#5] of the Magic Hour with Michael McCallum

Hear music from Jen Sygit and off the Fairview St. Soundtrack accompanying the in and out of these six tracks. Michael discusses many aspects of creating this work from 2006 until its January 2009 showing at Celebration Cinema of South Lansing, MI. His guests include Jen, along with William C. McCallum, Jeff Bone, and Justin Muschong.

The 10th Anniversary showing of Fairview St. took place as scheduled at the Robin Theatre in the REO Town section of Lansing, MI, 7pm Sunday March 31, 2019, Michael thanks those who could make it out last night!

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Treetops Resort Tournament News

Michigan Business Network
March 25, 2019 5:00 PM

From Charity Events to Big Cash Payouts, Treetops will donate over $1 million dollars to local charities and scholarships by the end of 2019

(GAYLORD, MICHIGAN) – Treetops Resort has an exciting lineup of golf tournaments
scheduled for this spring, summer, and fall. With a wide array of options available, there
is a tournament for everyone. By the end of 2019 due to participation and generosity,
Treetops Resort will have donated over $1 million to Otsego County charities, local
scholarships, and to the nationally acclaimed Folds of Honor Foundation.

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