News for Armada MI - AmericanTowns.com AmericanTowns is a virtual "town square", connecting you to all the events and news happening in Armada Michigan. Whether it's town issues and community activism, or school calendars and sports schedules, AmericanTowns delivers the information faster and helps you use it better. en-us 30 https://www.americantowns.com/armada-mi News for Armada MI - AmericanTowns.com 144 69 https://www.americantowns.com/armada-mi https://www.americantowns.com/images/atn_rss_logo.gif Wed, 01 Feb 2023 09:15:13 -0600 Armada Fair 2022 150th Celebration of Armada Fair A True Country Fair Schedule: Monday, August 15, 2022 8:00am: Gates Open Youth Organizations Saddle Horse Show https://www.americantowns.com/news/armada-fair-2022-31419434-armada-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/armada-fair-2022-31419434-armada-mi.html Arts and Entertainment Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Peters, Bergman Announce Bipartisan, Bicameral Legislation To Settle Longstanding Land Claims of the Keweenaw Bay Indian Community, Clear Title of Current Landowners WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Gary Peters (D-MI) and Congressman Jack Bergman (R-MI-1) today announced bipartisan, bicameral legislation to https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-bergman-announce-bipartisan-bicameral-legislation-to-settle-longstanding-land-claims-of-the-keweenaw-bay-indian-community-clear-title-of-current-landowners-31527974-ypsilanti-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-bergman-announce-bipartisan-bicameral-legislation-to-settle-longstanding-land-claims-of-the-keweenaw-bay-indian-community-clear-title-of-current-landowners-31527974-ypsilanti-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 ICYMI: Peters to Be First Michigander in Decades to Serve on Senate Appropriations Committee DETROIT, MI – Last week, U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) announced his appointment to the Senate Appropriations Committee for the 118th Congress. https://www.americantowns.com/news/icymi-peters-to-be-first-michigander-in-decades-to-serve-on-senate-appropriations-committee-31527100-cheboygan-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/icymi-peters-to-be-first-michigander-in-decades-to-serve-on-senate-appropriations-committee-31527100-cheboygan-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Whitmer Announces 155 New Jobs Coming to Detroit, Genesee County Lansing, MI – On Jan 26th, Governor Gretchen Whitmer joined the Michigan Economic Development Corporation (MEDC) to announce state support for https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-announces-155-new-jobs-coming-to-detroit-genesee-county-31526149-lansing-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-announces-155-new-jobs-coming-to-detroit-genesee-county-31526149-lansing-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Whitmer’s 2023 State of the State Address as Prepared for Delivery Lansing, MI – On Jan 25th, Governor Gretchen Whitmer will deliver her 2023 State of the State Address in front of a joint session of the https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmers-2023-state-of-the-state-address-as-prepared-for-delivery-31525408-lansing-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmers-2023-state-of-the-state-address-as-prepared-for-delivery-31525408-lansing-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Whitmer Announces 'Lowering MI Costs' and 'Make it in Michigan' Plans During 2023 State of the State Address Proposals included lowering the Michigan Reconnect age, investing in 1-on-1 tutoring and Pre-K for all, repealing the 1931 abortion ban, commonsense https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-announces-lowering-mi-costs-and-make-it-in-michigan-plans-during-2023-state-of-the-state-address-31525409-lansing-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-announces-lowering-mi-costs-and-make-it-in-michigan-plans-during-2023-state-of-the-state-address-31525409-lansing-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Peters Reintroduces Bipartisan Bill to Increase Transparency of Foreign Lobbying DETROIT, MI – U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI), Chairman of the Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee, reintroduced legislation to https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-reintroduces-bipartisan-bill-to-increase-transparency-of-foreign-lobbying-31525639-westland-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-reintroduces-bipartisan-bill-to-increase-transparency-of-foreign-lobbying-31525639-westland-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Peters Appointed to Senate Appropriations Committee WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senator Gary Peters (MI) today announced his appointment to the Senate Appropriations Committee for the 118th Congress. https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-appointed-to-senate-appropriations-committee-31525052-ferndale-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-appointed-to-senate-appropriations-committee-31525052-ferndale-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Peters, Stabenow Announce $6.6 Million in Federal Funding to Help Purchase New Beaver Island Ferry WASHINGTON, DC – U.S. Senators Gary Peters (MI) and Debbie Stabenow (MI) today announced that the Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-stabenow-announce-66-million-in-federal-funding-to-help-purchase-new-beaver-island-ferry-31525054-alpena-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/peters-stabenow-announce-66-million-in-federal-funding-to-help-purchase-new-beaver-island-ferry-31525054-alpena-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Moolenaar to Serve on House Select Committee on China Moolenaar to Serve on House Select Committee on China Congressman John Moolenaar will serve on the newly created House Select Committee https://www.americantowns.com/news/moolenaar-to-serve-on-house-select-committee-on-china-31524253-gagetown-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/moolenaar-to-serve-on-house-select-committee-on-china-31524253-gagetown-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Whitmer Statement on 50th Anniversary of Roe Celebrating Bills to Repeal Michigan’s Extreme Anti-Abortion Laws Legislation to eliminate sentencing penalties for nurses and doctors providing abortions and repeal 1931 abortion ban have been introduced  https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-statement-on-50th-anniversary-of-roe-celebrating-bills-to-repeal-michigans-extreme-antiabortion-laws-31523661-lansing-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-statement-on-50th-anniversary-of-roe-celebrating-bills-to-repeal-michigans-extreme-antiabortion-laws-31523661-lansing-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 MyMichigan Health Newsletter - January 2023 To Your Health: Is Bariatric Surgery Right For You? Understanding Epilepsy, Support Hospice Services With A Virtual Heart and More Healthy news, https://www.americantowns.com/news/mymichigan-health-newsletter-january-2023-31523667-midland-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/mymichigan-health-newsletter-january-2023-31523667-midland-mi.html Health and Fitness Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Governor Whitmer Lowers Flags After Mass Shooting in Monterey Park, California Lansing, MI – Governor Gretchen Whitmer, in accordance with a proclamation issued by President Biden, has ordered U.S. and Michigan flags https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-lowers-flags-after-mass-shooting-in-monterey-park-california-31523668-lansing-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/governor-whitmer-lowers-flags-after-mass-shooting-in-monterey-park-california-31523668-lansing-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Bergman To Serve On Budget, Armed Services, And Veterans' Affairs Committees In 118th Congress Bergman To Serve On Budget, Armed Services, And Veterans' Affairs Committees In 118th Congress Today, Rep. Jack Bergman announced he will https://www.americantowns.com/news/bergman-to-serve-on-budget-armed-services-and-veterans-affairs-committees-in-118th-congress-31524246-dansville-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/bergman-to-serve-on-budget-armed-services-and-veterans-affairs-committees-in-118th-congress-31524246-dansville-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600 Moolenaar Introduces Legislation Celebrating National School Choice Week Moolenaar Introduces Legislation Celebrating National School Choice Week Congressman John Moolenaar, co-chair of the Congressional School Choice https://www.americantowns.com/news/moolenaar-introduces-legislation-celebrating-national-school-choice-week-31524250-lachine-mi.html https://www.americantowns.com/news/moolenaar-introduces-legislation-celebrating-national-school-choice-week-31524250-lachine-mi.html Government and Politics Wed, 01 Feb 2023 00:00:00 -0600