Port Huron To Mackinac Sailboat Race BeginsRace chairman Art LeVasseur says wind at the start was coming from the south-southwest, ideal for the racers. He describes it as "picture perfect."
34th Annual Mackinac Policy Conference Begins WednesdayHundreds of Michigan's top business and government leaders will meet for three days at the Grand Hotel this week.
Ice 3 Feet Deep Keeps Ferries From Mackinac As Grand Hotel Readies To Open"There are some efforts today to get some ice cutters in that area so that the ferries can start running."
Mackinac Island Named One Of World's Best Island DestinationsStepping on the shores of the island is like taking a step back in time, with no cars and no high-rises. Surrounded by clear, blue Great Lakes waters, the island is a tranquil escape from a fast-paced, harried world.
Mackinac Island: Victorian Charm In Modern EraIt's free to walk along the streets on Mackiniac Island, where you'll find shops, churches, museums and other buildings. You'll also see lots of horses and carriages in lieu of cars.
GalaxE Debuts Love Letter From Detroit To The World At Mackinac ConferenceGalaxE.Solutions, an IT developer based in New Jersey but with growing operations in Detroit, has a new wrinkle on its Detroit-centric marketing -- a short video called "Love, Detroit," released at the Detroit Regoinal Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference.
Mackinac Panel: Think Long Term About Government FinancesMichigan's future fiscal stability depends on remembering the bitter lessons the state learned in the last downturn.
Detroit Mayoral Candidates Square Off On Mackinac IslandThe four leading candidates for Mayor of Detroit squared off Thursday night in another debate, this time on Mackinac Island as part of the annual Detroit Chamber of Commerce Policy Conference.
$8B Pure Michigan Business Connect Program Grows Through Consumers Power, DTEThe state’s $8 billion Pure Michigan Business Connect program continues to grow, with Consumers Energy and DTE Energy committing to a total of $2 billion in spending with other Michigan-based companies.
Mackinac Auto Panel: U.S. Globally Competitive, But At A CostThe American auto industry is on a "slow and steady growth path up," even though it now accounts for a mere 12 percent of global auto production, a panel said Wednesday at the Detroit Regional Chamber's Mackinac Policy Conference.
2013 Mackinac Policy Conference AgendaThe conference runs through Wednesday through Friday, May 29-31.
Mackinac Policy Conference: "Education Is A Civil Right"Over 1600 attendees will converge on Mackinac Island starting Wednesday for the beginning of the annual Mackinac Policy Conference.
Policy Conference On Mackinac Island: Gov't Geared Toward 21st CenturyAmong those community and business leaders gathering on Mackinac Island will be Tom Watkins, former state school superintendent now US-China business and education consultant.
Verizon Expands 4G LTE To Mackinac IslandVerizon Wireless has expanded its 4G LTE network to Mackinac Island, just in time for the Detroit Regional Chamber Mackinac Policy Conference 2013.
Detroit Regional Chamber's Policy Conference Kicks Off On WednesdayMore than one thousand people will head north for the annual event, which runs from Wednesday through Friday.