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Check Your Piggy Banks! Those Michigan Quarters Could Be Worth $11 Each
Cha-Ching! You may want to break open those piggy banks and empty those coin jars because you may have a little extra unexpected cash flow just laying around. In a recent report spilled the beans on those U.S. Mint State Quarters, that were created from 1999 to 2008, having a little more value than they originally did, some as much a $55 each. Now, before you get all excited, most likely your quarter is worth exactly that, 25 cents, but if it happens to be perfectly in mint condition it could get you $1. Still, there are a few coins out there that are worth even more.
MICHIGAN CONSUMER ALERT: HR Block ‘Free’ Offer Under FTC Scrutiny
Tax season is a time most Michiganders dread. Amidst the hustle, H&R Block's seemingly generous offer of a "free" online tax product grabs attention. It seems to have caught the Federal Trade Commission's (FTC) attention, which has now warned Michigan taxpayers: "What seems free may come at a significant cost".
Michigan Travelers Beware: Orkin Reveals 50 Cities Crawling With Bed Bugs
Getting out of Michigan and exploring the country is a great way to relax and unplug. However if your travels are taking you one of the countries 50 most bed bug infested cities according to Orkin, you may want to reconsider your stay, or at least take every precaution you can to ensure you don't bring any bloodsuckers back to your Michigan bedroom. Is your vacation destination of Orkins list of America's most bed bug infested cities?
Michigan Shoppers: Are You Eligible for a Settlement Check From Walmart?
Walmart shoppers who have purchased certain foods in the past could qualify to take part in a $45 million class action suit and may be eligible to collect as much as $500. Customers who purchased certain weighted groceries or bagged fruit are eligible to be included in the suit. Details...
Workday 108 Trivia for the Week of February 26, 2024
All of our winners this week get a family-four pack of tickets for the Disney Princess Concert at the Fox Theatre on March 13th. Research says men are much more likely than women to share this online. It's something about themselves. It may be a ploy for sympathy. What is it?
Michigan: Say Hello To Your Newest Pro Sports Team
Michigan has been having some interesting times with the professional sports teams. There are a few teams like the G-League Gold and Drive, the Whitecaps who play in the MLB Minor Leagues, The Kalamazoo Wings, and other lower-level professional teams within the state alongside the Big 4 teams. So sports fans have plenty of options and have seen and experienced the highs of championships while also feeling the lows of winless seasons.
Mom Blasts Target For Kids Clothes Exposing Skin: ‘Am I Overreacting?’
A Target shopper in Michigan has gone viral after she shared her concerns about a dress in the children's section that had cutouts on each side. Meghan Mayer shared the video on TikTok earlier this week with the text "am I overreacting?" The video was posted after Mayer was surprised the style of a dress that she initially thought would be good for a child's Easter outfit.
Ohio: Here’s Your First Look At Cedar Point’s Top Thrill 2
For years, visitors of Cedar Point would rush to hop in line to get a spot in line. The lines would easily become 2 1/2 to 3 hours long in minutes. Everyone wanted to experience the thrill at least once if not more than once each time they visit. So, many people were sad when the red and yellow tracks of the Top Thrill Dragster were being taken apart and rolled away, what many saw as the end of an era as the roller coaster was retired and sent to join the rest in the graveyard.
These Are the 11 Most Dangerous Small Cities in Michigan
Like every other state in the U.S., Michigan has a wide range of communities - large metros, smaller cities, tiny towns (or, in Michigan's case - townships). And like every other state, some areas are safer than others. The personal finance website WalletHub recently revealed its "Best Small Cities in...
This New Painting Trend In Michigan Will Make Even The Worst Artist Feel Like Picasso
I love a good hobby with a niche. First, there were escape rooms, then there was axe throwing. Then there were rage rooms. Then came those wine nights where you paint something as a class. This, however, was one hobby I never felt particularly thrilled to try, purely because I...
There is So Much Nostalgia in this Small Michigan Beach Town Video Rental and Arcade
When people think of Michigan's lakeside towns and beach resorts it is almost always a location along the Lake Michigan shore on the west side. Think Grand Haven, Holland or New Buffalo. But what about the quieter 'Sunrise Side' of the state along Lake Huron and in the Thumb? There...
Is This Michigan Houseplant Dangerous to Humans and Pets?
While most Houseplants in Michigan in general, are not considered to be dangerous or toxic, some could be harmful if not handled properly. Some people mistakenly assume that their houseplants are completely safe just because they purchased them from a trusted source and did not receive any explicit warning about potential risks.
DEAD MALLS of Michigan: Battle Creek’s BLEAK Lakeview Square Mall
Once upon a time in 1983, Battle Creek, Michigan's Lakeview Square Mall burst onto the scene with a blaze of glory, plants, skylights, and unique architecture to greet over 10,000 shoppers on it's August 3rd, opening day. Michigan malls in the 80s were the hub of commerce, culture, and social hierarchy. But now...now the Lakeview Square Mall sits as another example of just how different commerce has become.
Is 140th Ave Bridge the New 100th Street Bridge in GR?
For some reason, semis and bridges in West Michigan just don't seem to get along. Is the 140th Avenue bridge becoming the new 100th Street bridge?. Sara J. Martin [Michigan Department of Transportation via Facebook][/caption]It took the 100th Street bridge that goes across US-131 to get hit by 13 semi-trucks before the Michigan Department of Transportation thought it might be a good idea to build the bridge a little higher.
Cheers – This Is Michigan’s Favorite Dessert Cocktail
Michigan cannot get enough of the most popular dessert cocktail in the United States. The most popular dessert cocktail in the Great Lakes State is served cold, but not frozen. Cherries do not typically garnish this particular drink, but serving one with a cherry on top would not be horrible.
How To Become A Volunteer Weather Spotter in Southwest Michigan
We've already had a taste of what's to come. That end of February storm we just had brought in high winds, heavy downpours, and spawned at least 2 confirmed tornadoes, one in Grand Blanc and the other in Calhoun County. And it's not even spring storm season yet!. Each year...
Are Dancing Robots The Next Big Wedding Trend For Michigan?
Think about all the wedding engagements we saw over the holidays. Pretty soon it's going to be nothing but non-stop nuptials across Michigan as spring and warmer weather signal the start of the 2024 wedding season. Excited couples put plenty of blood, sweat, and tears into ensuring their big day...
It’s Easy To See Why This Michigan Pizza Place Landed On Yelp’s Top 100 Pizza Spots
Have you ever thought about what thing you would eat if you had to eat it every single day of your life?. I have and for me, it's an easy question to answer... PIZZA!. The only hard part would be deciding what kind. Would it be thin crust, traditional, Chicago deep dish, or Detroit style?
Great Summer Dish? Enter to Get On The LMCU Ballpark Menu
Do you make an incredible dish all your friends and family rave about that would go well with a baseball game? Enter to get your dish on the menu at LMCU Ballpark. Baseball was invented by Abner Doubleday in Cooperstown, New York in 1839 and became America's pastime but a lot has changed over the years from the game to the food sold at the ballparks.
Does This Cereal Sold in Michigan Contain Harmful Pesticides?
The last thing you want to hear is that your favorite morning cereal, which you've been eating for years, could contain harmful pesticides—especially a breakfast cereal that claims to be healthy for you. We're not necessarily saying that's the case, but a company that produces one of the most...
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