After Thwarted Kidnapping Plans, Whitmer Calls for Unity

Gov. Gretchen Whitmer addressed the State of Michigan after a plan to kidnap her and other Michigan government officials was thwarted by state and federal law enforcement agencies. She started by saying thank you to law enforcement and FBI agents who participated in stopping this [...]


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Loathing the Clothing

Across 1 Caribbean pirate portrayer Johnny 5 Refuse in a foundry 9 Forgo swallowing 13 Earthy color 14 AZT dose 15 Bone in a limp wrist 16 "The Lion King" shouts at Scar 17 Meat [...]

By |2017-02-16T09:00:00-05:00February 16th, 2017|Entertainment, Puzzles|

Funding Steady at Equality Michigan

BY JAN STEVENSON Despite lots of changes in personnel and management, especially at the executive director position, an analysis of the financial reports for Equality Michigan from 2013 through 2015 show that the organization has [...]

By |2017-02-16T09:00:00-05:00February 16th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Raucus LGBT Caucus at MDP

BY BTL STAFF Mark LaChey, standing, was reelected chair of the LGBT & Allies Caucus of the Michigan Democratic Party and Jan Stevenson(seated from left) was also reelected as caucus' First Vice Chair. The other [...]

By |2017-02-16T09:00:00-05:00February 16th, 2017|Michigan, News|

Affirmations Welcomes New Volunteer

BY BTL STAFF FERNDALE - Affirmations has been incredibly fortunate to receive the support of volunteers since their founding in 1989. Volunteers work throughout the community center performing a variety of tasks. In a brief [...]

By |2017-02-16T09:00:00-05:00February 16th, 2017|Michigan, News|