Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Headlinesen-usTue, 26 May 2015 03:36:00 EDTTue, 26 May 2015 03:36:00 EDThttp://blogs.law.harvard.edu/tech/rssWorld scams ruin charitable Americanshttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/542442.htmlAmericans are very compassionate, charitable people. When someone needs help or a cause such as battling disease is mentioned, we reach for our wallets.Tue, 26 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTA day to remember those who gavehttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/542406.htmlEven taking into account the many challenges facing our nation, we Americans enjoy liberties, security, peace and prosperity that is the envy of most other people in the world.Mon, 25 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTDespite increase gas prices still lower than recent years for Memorial weekendhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/542373.htmlArea gasoline prices shot up over 10 cents a gallon this week, a sure sign that the first holiday of the summer has arrived.Sat, 23 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTSome cold water with good jobs reporthttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/542374.htmlThe good news out of Lansing this week was that for the first time since September 2000, Michigan's unemployment rate fell to the same rate as the national average - 5.4 percent.Sat, 23 May 2015 00:00:00 EDTIt's Memorial Day weekend, summer is get closerhttp://www.thealpenanews.com/page/content.detail/id/542375.htmlThis is Memorial Day weekend, does that mean that summer is almost here? Well, I'm already in a summer kind of mind ...Sat, 23 May 2015 00:00:00 EDT