Alpena Newshttp://www.thealpenanews.comTop Blogsen-usSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:21:57 EDTSat, 25 Jun 2016 06:21:57 EDT's a road trip!http://www.thealpenanews.com's-a-road-trip!.htmlThis morning a new study released by WalletHub listed Michigan as the 46th best state to take a road trip - which obviously isn't good. I imagine the folks at Pure Michigan must have had a cow with that news.Mon, 20 Jun 2016 13:53:51 EDTKeep the momentum goinghttp://www.thealpenanews.com an economic improvement or upswing isn't really something you can see. You can sense it when you see more people doing better for themselves. You can sense it in the attitudes of people when you walk around town, etc.Thu, 2 Jun 2016 10:56:23 EDTProud to be an Americanhttp://www.thealpenanews.com 2001, after the attacks on Sept. 11 and the beginning of the war on terror The News decided to run a salute to area service personnel - Proud to be an American.Thu, 19 May 2016 10:18:53 EDTField of dreamshttp://www.thealpenanews.com couldn't help but smile. <P> Watching Jeremy out on the baseball diamond dispensing wisdom to kindergarten students was, well, akin to trying to herd together a group of cats.Tue, 10 May 2016 16:22:33 EDT#IleavenMyOwn and other thoughts on breadhttp://www.thealpenanews.com of you (who am I kidding, maybe a dozen of you, or a baker's dozen) may have read my previous blog on bread making. Well I have upped my game.Mon, 9 May 2016 15:38:59 EDT