Michigan BREAKING: Is Terri Lynn Land's Family Violating Nonprofit Regulations?

The World Mission non-profit - which has a mission to spread the gospel to all non-Christians and convert them to evangelical Christianity - has three Land family members on the Board, including Land's husband, father and a brother-in-law, according to the report. So what, right? READ MORE.

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Pets Nearing Agricultural Nirvana With Dolly The Llama

CHELSEA - Following a path that has taken her from working in civil rights in the big metropolis of New York City to owning dozens of sheep, chickens, pigs and other rowdy farm animals, Angie Martell seeks a full life of balance and tranquility. READ MORE.

News You Should Know New CDC Campaign Encourages HIV Treatment And Maintenance

"It wasn't easy finding out I had HIV, but deciding to start and stick to my treatment has helped me live a happier, healthier life," said Aaron Laxton, who appears in the campaign ads. "The idea of starting treatment can be daunting, but it's important to remember you aren't alone - and that by taking HIV medication every day and seeing your doctor regularly, you can stay healthy and keep doing the things you love." READ MORE.

Opinion Columns
Creep Of The Week: Monte Neil Stewart

Ah, money. Or, as we like to call it in America, "Free Speech." Somehow there just never seems to be enough to go around. This is especially true if you're poor. Sure, "speech" is "free," but only if you can afford it. READ MORE.

Creep of the Week: Martin Feldman

It's hard to be all alone. To find the courage to break away from the pack. To be a nonconformist. To be the cheese that stands alone. READ MORE.

Theater 'Angels' We Have Heard On High

"Putting the cart before the horse" is a familiar old saw. It describes reversing "the accepted or logical order of things." The Critic finds himself reviewing The Ringwald Theatre's production of "Angels in America, Part One" after reviewing Part Two last weekend. So have I emerged "bewitched, bothered and bewildered?" That would be a "no" on all three counts - "entranced" is a better description of my experience than "bewitched." READ MORE.

Viewpoints BTL Editorial: Snyder And GOP Abandon LGBT Equality - Again

Governor Rick Snyder and the GOP legislative leadership abandoned the LGBT community last week when they could not muster even one co-sponsor of an amendment to the state's civil rights bill. All of the House (50 out of 50, plus one Independent) Democrats co-sponsored a bill to amend the state's civil rights law to include sexual orientation and gender identity. Eleven of the 12 Senate Democrats voted to support the Senate version of the bill (with Tupac Hunter not voting for it.) Not one Republican has signed on, and Snyder did not come out and support the bill or encourage any of his party's members to reach across the aisle last week when he could have. READ MORE.

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Nearing Agricultural Nirvana With Dolly The Llama

CHELSEA - Following a path that has taken her from working in civil rights in the big metropolis of New York City to owning dozens of sheep, chickens, pigs and other rowdy farm animals, Angie Martell seeks a full life of balance and tranquility.

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