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‘Rebalancing education silos’ requires transparent strategic plan

May 31, 2013
It’s become a typical legislative pattern: The Michigan House passed the state education budget last Tuesday, the Senate passed the legislation Wednesday, and Gov. Rick Snyder began the Detroit Regional Chamber of Commerce Policy Conference on Mackinac Island shortly after noon Wednesday with an announcement of the final school budget in his opening address. Bam! Read More

Mackinac Island sees first new hotel in more than a decade

December 12, 2012
Visiting Mackinac Island is like taking a trip back in time. The entire island is listed as a National Historic Landmark and a primary activity for visitors is catching one of the many historical re-enactment shows. So it’s no surprise that the current supply of hotels on the island does not feature many of the amenities that today’s travelers have become accustomed to. Read More