Rep. LaSata invites Coloma Frozen Foods president to State of the State speech

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Kim LaSata, of Bainbridge Township, was joined by Brad Wendzel, president of Coloma Frozen Foods, as a guest during the 2018 State of the State speech today in the state Capitol. “I appreciated having Brad Wendzel join me for tonight’s speech,” LaSata said. “Coloma Frozen Foods is crucial to southwestern Michigan,…

Fellow De La Salle graduates join Rep. Lucido for State of the State

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Peter Lucido, of Shelby Township, today was joined by Macomb County Circuit Court Chief Judge James Biernat Jr. (right), Michigan Supreme Court Justice David Viviano (second from left) and law partner Vince Manzella (far left) of Lucido & Manzella, P.C. in the state Capitol for the 2018 State of the State…

Rep. Cox welcomes AlphaUSA president to State of the State address

State Rep. Laura Cox, of Livonia, is joined by her guest, AlphaUSA President and COO Chuck Dardas, at the Capitol for the governor’s State of the State address today. AlphaUSA is an engineering and product development manufacturer with roots in Michigan for the past fifty years. The company is headquartered in Livonia. ###

Rep. Frederick honors local business leaders

State Rep. Ben Frederick (right) joined the Laingsburg Business and Community Association in honoring Laingsburg residents Tony and Carol Vitu with the ‘Unsung Hero’ Award during the LBCA’s Annual Meeting. Tony and Carol were applauded by Rep. Frederick and Greg Beavers (left), president of the LBCA, for their caring attitude and dedication as Santa and…

Rep. Noble introduces HB 5421

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Reps. Jeff Noble, Roger Hauck and Jim Tedder enroll their tax package, House Bills 5420 – 5422, into the Michigan House of Representatives.

Rep. Tedder introduces HB 5422

State Reps. Jim Tedder, Roger Hauck and Jeff Noble visit the clerk’s office to enroll their tax package, House Bills 5420 – 5422, to the Michigan House of Representatives.

Rep. Frederick testifies on bill promoting transparency

State Rep. Ben Frederick (left) of Owosso and Josh Adams, director of Owosso Main Street DDA, testified before the House Committee on Local Government in support of his legislation, House Bill 5070. This bill provides additional transparency to taxpayers about the activities of Downtown Development Authorities and other tax increment financing entities.

Rep. Iden announces FIRST Robotics grants

State Rep. Brandt Iden today announced 2.5 million dollars in state grant awards to several local FIRST Robotics teams. “FIRST teaches students the skills necessary to prepare them to be successful in the 21st century economy,” Iden said. “I am incredibly proud to support this program that will inspire young people to be science and…

Rep. Noble kicks off annual Plymouth Ice Festival

PHOTO INFORMATION: State Rep. Jeff Noble participated in the ribbon cutting ceremony for the 2018 Plymouth Ice Festival on Friday. The Plymouth Ice Festival is the second largest art fair in the state and continued from Jan. 12 – Jan. 14.