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  • Fuel 101: Know what you put in your car

    Fuel 101: Know what you put in your car
    Given all the talk about electric cars, clean diesel, ethanol and more, it can be confusing to know how fuels work and their advantages and disadvantages. Here's a guide. Gasoline Atomically, the gas we pour into our tanks is a mix of hundreds of...
  • January 15 - Alan Wernette

    January 15 - Alan Wernette
    Michigan Snowshoe Classes January 22 & 23: Friday 6:30 p.m.- 10:00 p.m. Friday & Saturday 9:00 a.m. - 1:30 p.m. January 25 & 26: 6:30 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. Ludington State Park Ludington, MI Cost: The cost for making a pair of...
  • City Garage offers green oil changes

    City Garage offers green oil changes
    If you drive a car or truck, you know you have to keep up with maintenance, and that starts with oil changes. They are needed on a regular basis to keep your engine running properly. Each time you have your oil changed, about a gallon or so of motor oil...
  • Deep, Dark Secrets of His and Her Brains

    Deep, Dark Secrets of His and Her Brains
    HAMILTON, Canada — The invitation curled from her fax machine, a courtly question scrawled above the signature of a man whose name she did not recognize. "Would you be willing to collaborate with me on studying the brain of Albert Einstein?" It...
  • Complex, nuanced: This is soda pop

    Rich, creamy root beers, spicy-hot ginger ales, pithy citrus drinks with real tang, complex, herb-scented colas -- they're all out there, along with surprising one-of-a-kind fizzies in flavors as diverse as spruce, Key lime and espresso. This is the new...
  • It's end of the run for fugitive mobster

    The union boss slipped into a booth in a restaurant on Jackson Boulevard. He was wearing a federal wire, trembling, as the waitress brought over some ice water. The man he was to meet entered the restaurant, sat down and started glaring at him. The...