AAA forecasts the most Thanksgiving travelers in more than a dozen years
DEARBORN, Mich., (November 8, 2018) – AAA projects more than 1.7 million Michigan residents will journey 50 or more miles from home this Thanksgiving holiday. This represents the most travelers since 2007 and a nearly 5 percent increase over last year. This also marks the ninth consecutive year of growth for Thanksgiving travel in the state as more people take to the nation’s roads, skies, rails and waterways. The Thanksgiving holiday period is defined as Wednesday, November 21 to Sunday, November 25.
LANSING, Mich. – The Michigan Department of Treasury today released a new financial report that highlights how local units of government across the state have recovered since the Great Recession.
Gov. Rick Snyder issued the following statement regarding the release of the October unemployment numbers:
Relatives sought for Ingham County veteran receiving military funeral on Wednesday
LANSING, MI – On this Veterans Day, Sparrow honors those who served our country by encouraging the public to attend a military honors funeral for a deceased veteran with no known family.
Petty Officer Third Class Warren Edward McClees died in Ingham County in 2015. After a thorough search by Sparrow’s Forensic Pathology investigators, no family could be identified or located. His cremated remains were eventually placed at St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery in Lansing during an unclaimed interment ceremony organized by Sparrow Forensic Pathology through the Catholic Diocese of Lansing.
LANSING, MI — Downtown Lansing will be all aglow once again at the 34th Annual Silver Bells in the City, presented by the Lansing Board of Water & Light and the City of Lansing, scheduled for Friday, Nov. 16. The event brings together family and friends from all over Michigan to celebrate the start of the holiday season.
LANSING, MI – Sparrow Hospital has been named one of the nation’s Most Wired Hospitals for the third consecutive year, reflecting how Sparrow has used technological advances to improve Patient care and access.