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McDonald’s Celebrating Grand Re-Opening in Ishpeming. Mark & Walt bring their show on the road! Ishpeming, Michigan – Sunny 101.9′s very own Mark & Walt brought their show on the road this morning to McDonald’s in Ishpeming. McDonald’s in Ishpeming is celebrating their new look and you’re invited to stop in and check it out! […]

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Pistachios, like most nuts, are a healthy snack when eaten in moderation, and their fat content can help stave off hunger pangs. If you need more reasons to pick up a bag of pistachios, consider that pistachios can help reduce the risk of heart disease. They are rich in the amino acid arginine, phytosterols and […]

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MOVIE: Miss Congeniality ANSWER: “….And…World Peace!” WINNER: Brenda Undercover FBI agent Gracie Hart shows no signs of having any femininity in her demeanor or appearance. Generally a bright and capable agent, she is in trouble at work when she makes an error in judgment in a case which results in a near disaster. As such, […]

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Noun: Xylograpy (zye-LAU-gruh-fee) Definition: The art of making engravings on wood especially for printing. Sample sentence: Francine uses a rubber-stamping technique in her art that is reminiscent of Chinese xylography.

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Gwinn – 01/19/12 – Ron Glodoski, author, speaker and entrepreneur will be delivering his presentation outlining the pressures and social challenges of today’s youth on Thursday, February 2nd at 7 p.m. at the Gwinn Middle and High School Cafetorium. Glodoski, a national expert on bulling, resiliency and substance abuses; is the  well known author of […]

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The Northern Center for Lifelong Learning will feature a class called “Defined by Water—Sea Kayaking the U.P.” at 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, in Northern Michigan University’s Superior Dome’s Room 101-B. Sam Crowley, an avid kayaking explorer and teacher, will talk about the different places and seasons that sea kayaking in the U.P. offers. This […]

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Vibration machines are heavily promoted as a way to strengthen bones, but they didn’t provide this benefit for a group of postmenopausal women who signed on for a yearlong study of the machines’ effectiveness. Researchers at Toronto General Hospital recruited 202 women whose bone mass was low but not bad enough to require treatment with […]

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MOVIE: Armageddon ANSWER: “Damn Glad To See You, Boy” WINNER: Rob It is just another day at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA), a few astronauts were repairing a satellite until, out of nowhere, a series of asteroids came crashing into the shuttle, destroying it. These asteroids also decimated New York soon thereafter. Then, […]

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Marquette – 01/18/12 -Overeaters Anonymous will hold a Step 1 Beginners Meeting on Saturday, January 21, from 11:00 a.m. to noon at the Messiah Lutheran Church, Room 202. The church is located on 305 W. Magnetic in Marquette. For more information call 346-2059. As the holiday season comes to a close, New Year’s resolutions abound […]

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Noun: Junket (JUNK-ut) Definition: 1. A dessert of sweetened flavored milk with rennet. 2. a: A trip, journey: as a trip made by an official at public expense. b: A promotional trip made at another’s expense. Sample sentence: The senator was criticized for making a junket to a posh resort in Panama, claiming it to […]

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