Opinions

To the editor: Sometimes the news media makes politicians angry; however, reporters and journalists are not supposed to be friends with politicians. They are supposed to uncover true information and collect facts that really do matter. It is through these reporters and journalists that the...
by Rae Gosling | Grayling Main Street Executive Director Last week I discussed the importance of ongoing support from our community in volunteer and financial respects. Without volunteers and money there is no Grayling Main Street (GMSt) program. But more importantly, without Downtown Grayling...
by Rae Gosling | Grayling Main Street Executive Director As you may recall from last week, I discussed the Main Street Refresh being led by Michigan Main Street (MMS) and National Main Street Center (NMSC). As part of the process Grayling Main Street (GMSt) took time to evaluate our community...
by Rae Gosling | Grayling Main Street Executive Director Over the last several weeks I have had the pleasure of sharing with you the history of Grayling Main Street (GMSt). Everything from AuSable Artisan Village artists inviting Michigan Main Street to entertain our application, gaining...
Congressman Dan Kildee (MI-05), flanked by sports fishermen and conservationists at Red Fox Outfitters in Fenton, announced on Thursday, Feb. 9, that he has introduced new legislation in Congress to ban harmful aquaculture practices in both the Great Lakes and federally designated “Wild and...
by Rae Gosling | Grayling Main Street Executive Director The relationship between Grayling Main Street (GMSt) and Project Rising Tide is beyond measure. When you factor in other community initiatives like Redevelopment Ready Communities (RRC) and great community collaborations with like-minded...
by Rae Gosling | Grayling Main Street Executive Director Throughout 2016 Grayling Main Street (GMSt) cultivated a collaborative spirit with the Grayling community. We were active in promoting partnerships with other local organizations, city staff and departments, as well as participating on...
To the editor: The Lake Margrethe Property Owners Association (LMPOA) is a great bargain. They keep a watchful eye over Lake Margrethe, helping to keep it clean, safe, healthy, and alive by constantly working to prevent and reduce problems like Eurasian milfoil, zebra mussels, spiny water fleas,...
by Rae Gosling | Grayling Main Street Executive Director As Grayling Main Street (GMSt) transitioned into the new director, and new Volunteer In Service To America (VISTA), the momentum of the community was building. The partnership between GMSt and Project Rising Tide (PRT) grew stronger every...
by Rae Gosling, Grayling Main Street Executive Director  Grayling Main Street (GMSt) racked up countless additions in 2016.  Teaming with the Project Rising Tide (PRT) steering committee, building new events, and welcoming new team members were some of the accomplishments for the start of the...

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