Tuesday, February 5, 2013
The Livingston County United Way is asking for your Random Acts of Kindness stories.
- THE NEIGHBORHOOD FILES
- Tatum Ryan
Tuesday, February 5
This past December, with just days before Christmas, Hartland resident Lori Gaines was in the midst of her own hustle and bustle of the holidays, running errands and checking off items from her To Do list. Stopping in at the Hartland Hallmark, Gaines had picked up a last-minute card to send to a relative and requested to buy a single stamp so she could mail the card that day. Being told only a book of stamps was available, Gaines says she was reaching into her wallet to pay when she was told by the Hallmark employee to read the note wrapped around the stamps. “These stamps are for you. A random act of kindness in honor of Josephine, age 7. She was a victim of the tragedy in Newtown, CT. May you have a blessed Christmas.” “I saw the name of…
Friday, November 18, 2011
Here's a look at what's happening around town this weekend.
1. 'ONE FUNNY MOTHER: I'M NOT CRAZY' Where: Brighton Center for the Performing Arts When: 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 Cost: $26; get tickets here. Why go: Dena Blizzard’s comedic perspective on marriage, motherhood and the unrealistic perfection that is thrust upon women is hilarious. Through stand-up, music and video, she describes a life that you will swear is your own. It's a great girls' night out that promises to make you feel better about yourself, or a date night that will show your husband how normal you really are! 2. BRIGHTON'S HOLIDAY GLOW Where: Greater Brighton Area Chamber of Commerce 218 E Grand River Ave, Brighton/the Mill Pond area When: 4-7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 19 Cost: Free Why go: Enjoy holiday music, dance performances, …
Tuesday, October 11, 2011
Bringing you the latest and greatest for the weekend in Brighton and the surrounding area.
The weekend is a few days away, but we know that you like to start your planning early so you have something to look forward to. We'll be featuring items all week with our final list of picks on Friday in our weekend planner. Our pick for today: 'Peace, Love, and Rock n’ Roll' Benefit Come back to Brighton Patch tomorrow for more weekend-things-to-do options. Or, visit our Events guide here.