Where you live affects your opportunities

Study finds that health care, education and even volunteer opportunities are good indicators.

December 13, 2013
(As seen on WZZM TV 13) LANSING — Access to better economic opportunities depends largely on your Michigan ZIP code, according to Opportunity Nation, a Washington, D.C.-based coalition that researches economic issues. Read More

Plan would add rules for mobile dental care

Practitioners say parts of legislation are onerous, repetitive.

November 15, 2013
LANSING — A new bill would add more regulations for “mobile dental facilities” that bring dental services to disadvantaged children. Read More

Trampoline safety bill bounces into the Capitol

LANSING — A proposed law would require commercial trampoline operators to maintain safety standards and notify patrons of risks. Read More