Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usWed, 3 Sep 2014 03:04:14 EDTWed, 3 Sep 2014 03:04:14 EDT garden both practical and pretty they frequent the city's skate park or bike and walk along the Thunder Bay River near the Ninth Street Dam, area residents may not realize that Alpena boasts a rain garden.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTACC Foundation Scramble for Scholarships nets $18,869 Community College Foundation held its 18th annual Robert M. Granum Memorial Scramble for Scholarships on Aug. 23 at the River's Edge Golf Club.Mon, 1 Sep 2014 00:00:00 EDTRave review for first class in new Culinary Arts Center wrote a feature awhile back on Art in the Loft's new Culinary Arts Center, and in the course of interviewing the chef lined up to teach the first cooking class there, I said almost instantaneously, "Sign me up.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTState LWV president plan visits to Alpena interested in knowing more about the League of Women Voters is invited to the LWV noon lunch meeting on September 2.Fri, 29 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDTWilling to Talk, Willing to Listen point here is not to amaze, astound or confound. It's not to philosophize, politicize or demonize. This isn't a self-help how-to guide. We're not gurus or yogis, therapists or shamans. Preachers or politicians.Thu, 28 Aug 2014 00:00:00 EDT