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Monroe Dodge Superstore and The River Raisin Centre for the Arts present The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra makes its second appearance at the River Raisin Centre for the Arts on Saturday, November 8 at 7:30 pm. In this musical journey down memory lane, enjoy such Big Band classics as Song of India, Stardust,...

Uncovering Mysteries at Monroe Golf & Country Club

MGCC, as locals call it, has a long and storied past. Click the link below to read of this former mansion’s history. The story will be continued next week with spooky tales that suggest the golf club is haunted. Mysterious...

Edition for the Week of October 13, 2014

Look inside for a brand new ad from Charles Londo, candidate for Michigan state rep. We also have updated ads from Independent Order Odd Fellows and Go M.A.D. Fitness.  Our ongoing feature of 95-year old Monroe resident Ernie Dodsworth looks...

Fighting Pickles – Unusual Mascot Names, by Robert Price

College and high school mascots are part of the tradition of sporting events and have been for over a century. Locally, we have the Monroe Trojans, Jefferson Bears and Airport Jets. In the college ranks, we have the Wolverines, Spartans...

A Dog’s Life: The Michigan War Dog Memorial, by Rochelle Armbruster

This week, yours truly is changing gears a bit to bring awareness to a wonderful place that I discovered last week. The Michigan War Dog Memorial is located in South Lyon in Oakland County, Michigan, on the southwest corner of...

Interview with Musician Steve Charpie

This week, The Monroe Buzz had the pleasure of meeting and talking with Musician Steve Charpie. Although he lives in California, Steve’s name is familiar to many Monroe residents – he has a distinct connection with the late General George...

Those Magic Changes, by Robert Price

“What’s that playing on the radio? Why do I start swaying to and fro?” In the motion picture “Grease,” Sha Na Na sang a song about changes. It’s probably the least played tune on the soundtrack, but it’s my favorite,...

Mall Walking Tips: Ideas to Make Your Experience More Pleasurable, by Robert Price

More and more people use the comforts of a local mall for walking exercise. The safety of the mall as well as the controlled environment allows for a relaxing experience. The advantages of using the local mall are numerous. Weather...

Attorney Jeffrey Dulaney Tells Monroe Residents Judicial Appointment Process Works Well in Monroe County – Voters Should Keep Our Incumbent Judges

In Michigan we have laws which allow a mid-term vacancy in a judgeship to be filled by appointment by the governor.  Our governors have proven that they select based on qualifications and merit. In Monroe County we have a rich...

A Dog’s Life: Boo! Keeping Your Dog Safe (Not Spooked Out) at Halloween, by Rochelle Armbruster

It’s October, and soon all the little ghosts, goblins, and witches will be afoot in search of goodies. If you live in a neighborhood where trick-or-treating is still permitted (some do not due to safety reasons), Halloween means a steady...

A Teachers Afterglow: The First Day of School, by Robert Price

The hall’s floors were buffed to an antiseptic tidiness. You would never see them look that way again. The first day of school had a magic about it. It was an excitement that couldn’t be contained by the students or...

Edition for the Week of September 29, 2014

Here’s The Buzz for this week: Look for brand new ads from local author Bob Price and Agua Dulce Café. We also have updated ads from Boost Mobile and Sheri’s Dog Grooming. Our history feature looks at the backstory of...

Previous Editions

Uncovering Mysteries at Monroe Golf & Country Club

by - October 19, 2014

MGCC, as locals call it, has a long and storied past. Click the link below to read of this former mansion’s history. The story will be continued next week with spooky tales that suggest the golf club is haunted. Mysterious...

Pet Of The Week

Health by Go M.A.D. Fitness

Community Notices

Monroe Dodge Superstore and The River Raisin Centre for the Arts present The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

by - October 23, 2014

The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra makes its second appearance at the River Raisin Centre for the Arts on Saturday, November 8 at 7:30 pm. In this musical journey down memory lane, enjoy such Big Band classics as Song of India, Stardust,...

Tech Corner

Safety of Your Data and How Security Through Obscurity is Plain Theater

by - September 27, 2014

Only one interview about the iCloud security breach of celebrities’ private photos exists: with the...

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Monroe Dodge Superstore and The River Raisin Centre for the Arts present The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra makes its second appearance at the River Raisin Centre for the Arts on Saturday, November 8 at...

by - October 23, 2014

Uncovering Mysteries at Monroe Golf & Country Club

MGCC, as locals call it, has a long and storied past. Click the link below to read of this former mansion’s...

by - October 19, 2014

Edition for the Week of October 13, 2014

Look inside for a brand new ad from Charles Londo, candidate for Michigan state rep. We also have updated ads from...

by - October 19, 2014

Fighting Pickles – Unusual Mascot Names, by Robert Price

College and high school mascots are part of the tradition of sporting events and have been for over a century. Locally,...

by - October 19, 2014

Uncovering Mysteries at Monroe Golf & Country Club

MGCC, as locals call it, has a long and storied past. Click the link below to read of this former mansion’s...

by - October 19, 2014

Edition for the Week of October 13, 2014

Look inside for a brand new ad from Charles Londo, candidate for Michigan state rep. We also have updated ads from...

by - October 19, 2014

Interview with Musician Steve Charpie

This week, The Monroe Buzz had the pleasure of meeting and talking with Musician Steve Charpie. Although he lives in California,...

by - October 12, 2014

Edition for the Week of October 6, 2014

Looking for local news? We’ve got it! Monroe Golf & Country Club has a new ad with us—look for it inside. We...

by - October 12, 2014

Monroe Dodge Superstore and The River Raisin Centre for the Arts present The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra makes its second appearance at the River Raisin Centre for the Arts on Saturday, November 8 at...

by - October 23, 2014

Arts Midwest and The River Raisin Centre for the Arts present The Golden Dragon Acrobats

Witness the only Chinese acrobatic company touring year-round in the United States perform at the River Raisin Centre for the Arts...

by - October 5, 2014

Mercy Memorial Hospital System Signs Definitive Agreement to Join ProMedica

Mercy Memorial Hospital System (MMHS) has signed a definitive agreement to join ProMedica, culminating with MMHS becoming a member of ProMedica...

by - September 28, 2014

Retired Judge Pamela Moskwa Urges Community to Recognize Probate Judge Cheryl Lohmeyer’s Work Ethic, Temperament and Experience on November 4 Election

Dear Editor, As a retired Monroe County Probate Judge, I have a deep interest in the upcoming race for Probate Court...

by - September 21, 2014

Monroe Dodge Superstore and The River Raisin Centre for the Arts present The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra

The Tommy Dorsey Orchestra makes its second appearance at the River Raisin Centre for the Arts on Saturday, November 8 at...

by - October 23, 2014

Uncovering Mysteries at Monroe Golf & Country Club

MGCC, as locals call it, has a long and storied past. Click the link below to read of this former mansion’s...

by - October 19, 2014

Edition for the Week of October 13, 2014

Look inside for a brand new ad from Charles Londo, candidate for Michigan state rep. We also have updated ads from...

by - October 19, 2014

Fighting Pickles – Unusual Mascot Names, by Robert Price

College and high school mascots are part of the tradition of sporting events and have been for over a century. Locally,...

by - October 19, 2014

Safety of Your Data and How Security Through Obscurity is Plain Theater

Only one interview about the iCloud security breach of celebrities’ private photos exists: with the Wall Street Journal’s Tim Cook. Because...

by - September 27, 2014

The Support Scam

Several days ago, I had to fix a client’s PC after a supposed call from HP support concerning a Windows error...

by - July 27, 2014

Opt Out Of Things That Track You

So, you want to opt out of all forms of tracking software, whether it be advertising or data collection. You’re in...

by - June 25, 2014

Get Rid Of Facebook Ads

If you are like me and only go to Facebook for life updates from friends, you have probably been turned-off by...

by - June 8, 2014

Uncommon Sense: Compassion for All, by Richard Lee

Well, for those of you that follow Uncommon Sense, as you can see, this issue of domestic violence within the NFL...

by - September 28, 2014

Uncommon Sense: Media, Darling…, by Richard Lee

Let me start this article with a completely clear and to-the-point statement…If you a man willingly commit bodily injury to a...

by - September 15, 2014

Uncommon Sense: A Woman’s Worth, by Richard Lee

Recently, I watched a short clip from a one woman show. The show opened with the actress portraying several different female...

by - September 10, 2014

Uncommon Sense: A Plan of Action, by Richard Lee

I’m tired. Well, I guess we all have a case of fatigue. What I’m talking about has more to do with...

by - September 8, 2014

The Caffeine Dilemma: Is a Healthy Energy Drink Possible?

Caffeine – one word that literally contains so much potency. Studies show the stimulant can enhance athletic performance by up to...

by - March 30, 2014

Stop Resisting Exercise and Just Do It

There’s that dreaded word again – exercise. We all know we should do it, and yet many of us make as...

by - March 13, 2014

Invest in Your Body with Just Three Hours Each Week

Did you know a single week contains 168 hours? That’s right – 24 hours a day times seven days. And all...

by - February 23, 2014

To Burn Calories, You Need More than to Think about Exercise

Here is one of the simplest and truest statements when it comes to exercise: thinking about going to the gym will...

by - February 23, 2014

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