SVSU Nerouscience Student Honored for Brain Research

SVSU Nerouscience Student Honored for Brain Research

A Saginaw Valley State University student has earned two major accomplishments recently for his dedication in research relating to improving the lives of individuals who have suffered traumatic brain injuries. While attending The Michigan Chapter of the Society for Neuroscience conference last month, Zackary Bowers, a psychology major from Freeland,...

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Preparation Starts with Information

Preparation Starts with Information

Stephanie Holland, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist   Your parents were there for you when you were born. They’ve been with you through the most important achievements of your life. Now it’s your turn to show them that they can count on you. As your parents get older, they may...

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We’re Working Together to Secure Today and Tomorrow

We’re Working Together to Secure Today and Tomorrow

Stephanie Holland, Social Security Public Affairs Specialist   Your first job is a landmark occasion. You might be a little surprised when you see a portion of your earnings go to a tax called “FICA” for the Federal Insurance Contributions Act. This deduction goes to Social Security and is your...

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Saginaw County Department of Public Health Urges Food Safety for Summer Activities

Saginaw County Department of Public Health Urges Food Safety for Summer Activities

Summer will soon be here and with it will be cookouts, camping, road trips, and other activities that involve food. The Saginaw County Department of Public Health (SCDPH) is reminding families to take extra care not to let food-borne bacteria, which grows more quickly in hot weather, ruin the fun....

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Saginaw County Department of Public Health Recognizes National HIV Testing Day

Saginaw County Department of Public Health Recognizes National HIV Testing Day

June 27, 2016 is National HIV Testing Day and serves as a reminder to get the facts, get tested and get involved to take care of yourself and your partners. There is an estimated 1.2 million people in the United States who are living with HIV. One in eight people...

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Two Champions: Side by Side  R.I.P. Muhammad Ali (1942-2016)

Two Champions: Side by Side R.I.P. Muhammad Ali (1942-2016)

Pictured is former principal, Marvin C. Pryor, welcoming Mr. Ali to Northern High and the City of Flint. Ali spoke to students and staff during a general assembly, Mr. Pryor served as principal of Northern from 1976-1993. Pryor considered himself the Vikings #1 sports fan. Northern was a great sports...

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Chicken BBQ Supports Local Youth

Chicken BBQ Supports Local Youth

BAY CITY, MI – Come out to Bay City’s Vet’s Park Sunday, August 7th (11am – 6pm) for the food, music & fun of The Nathan Weidner Foundation’s 20th Annual Chicken BBQ! Chicken dinners are $10 each, children 6 & under eat free. Funds raised during the event support the...

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