HEALTH CARE: What to expect from your boss when you’re expecting

According to a research report from the National Institute ofOccupational Safety and Health, three quarters of the women in thenation's workforce are of child-bearing age and more than half of thechildren born in the U.S. are born to working mothers. This raisesserious issues over a...

HEALTH CARE: Ten biggest financial management mistakes

Over many years of working with physicians and dentists I have seen all kinds of "interesting" financial decisions. While all the physicians and dentists I have known are honest, hard-working individuals, they have not been immune from bad decisions and poor judgement. In this article,...

Letters to the Editor…

What about the fiftysomethings?I just read your article "We've got the cure" (editorial, April issue). It was interesting, but did not address the problem that folks over 50 have finding employment when they wish to change jobs.My husband is 53, in excellent health (runs six...

Mail Boxes Etc. doubles your pleasure

TRAVERSE CITY - Your mailing options have just gotten better.Russ Davis, area owner for Mail Boxes Etc. (MBE), reports that a second Traverse City location will be opening at 801 S. Garfield, next to the Computer Haus, in June.Davis has been in the business 15...

Bill would float marinas a state loan for dredging costs

REGION - Drops in water levels of the Great Lakes are prompting lawmakers to protect summer recreational boating.A House proposal would award emergency state loans to commercially-owned marinas for dredging services that will let pleasure boaters more easily dock their crafts. As temperatures get warmer...

CONSTRUCTION & DEVELOPMENT: A stroll through the Village of Chartwell

EAST BAY TOWNSHIP - To call the Village of Chartwell an "ambitious project" is an understatement, considering the planning already done in preparation for the first phase of development.Developer Joel R. Myler is proud of the village, and it clearly showed as we recently toured...