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Shannon Wyatt will be the featured performer tonight for the First Thursday Concert Series brought to you by The City of Marquette Arts and Culture Center. The concert starts at 7pm tonight in the Community Room of the Peter White Library and is open to all ages.  A 5 dollar donation is requested at the […]

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Noun: Cockalorum (kah-kuh-LOR-um) Definition: 1. A boastful and self-important person. 2. Boastful talk. Sample sentence: No one believed Marty’s cockalorum about being an expert pool player, and as it turned out, he was indeed just as bad as the rest of us.

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How often do you read the newspaper? Write an email or a letter? What about reading books or playing games that take some brainpower? A new study suggests that the more you enjoyed doing all of those things from about age six to age 40, the lower your chances of forming the beta-amyloid plaques believed […]

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Sunny 101.9 WKQS New Music Adds. Adam Lambert “Better Than I Know Myself” Adam Lambert “Better Than I Know Myself” is your new music add and song of the day on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. “Better Than I Know Myself” is a new song from Adam Lambert and can be heard today on Sunny 101.9 WKQS. […]

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At Border Grill in Negaunee tonight, you can join Northern Vegans for a casual dinner.  No RSVP is required! The Border Grill is at 400 US 41 East in Negaunee. You can get more information from their website www.northernvegans.com and by email at info@northernvegans.com.

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If you suspect that an overweight physician is less likely to advise overweight patients to shape up, you’re right. A new study from Johns Hopkins found that physicians with a normal body mass index (BMI) are much more likely to discuss weight loss with patients who need to drop excess pounds than are doctors who […]

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Noun: Sylph (SILF) Definition: 1. An elemental being in the theory of Paracelsus that inhabits air. 2. A slender graceful woman or girl. Sample sentence: The dancer was a lovely, elegant sylph upon the stage.

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Founder of the Upper Peninsula’s Huron Mountain Club and Northern Michigan University alumnus Frederick Nelson will be offering a presentation on “The Uninteded Research Legacies Of John Murno Longyear” tonight at 7pm. The presentation will be taking place in the Mead Auditorium in the West Science Building on NMU’s campus.

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Noun: Incunabulum (in-kyuh-Nab-yuh-lum) Definition: 1. A book printed before 1501. 2. A work of art or of industry of an early period. Sample sentence: The tiny college has a library with a display case that contains an incunabulum from the time of Columbus’ voyage to the New World.

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Here’s another reason to increase the amount of fish in your diet, particularly if you’re female: a new study shows that eating three servings of fish per week appears to cut the risk of developing colon polyps that could lead to cancer. Researchers from the Harvard School of Public Health and Vanderbilt University in Tennessee […]

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