Author: Monika Zachara

Holocaust Memorial Center Offering Virtual Museum Experience

The Holocaust Memorial Center in Farmington Hills, is offering a new online program for students who are learning about the Holocaust. The Virtual Museum Experience, or VME, is a virtual session that is tailored to each teacher’s lesson plan to really customize the students’ experience. Each session is about 45 minutes long and guided by a Holocaust Memorial Center educator….

New Book Machines Unveiled at Evart Elementary School

Students at Evart Elementary School are earning the golden ticket…or should I say, the golden token — for accomplishing self goals, and being a good leader. Upon entering the school, there are stars plastered on the walls written with all the minutes of reading the students have completed. These star students have surpassed the goal of 188,000 minutes of reading!…

Lets Celebrate National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day!

A family just doesn’t feel complete until it adds a furry four- legged friend. To celebrate National Adopt a Shelter Pet Day, The Four’s Monika Zachara takes us to to Charlevoix Area Humane Society to meet with the organization’s devoted Executive Director, Scott MacKenzie, and talk about the admirable services they offer at the shelter. Don’t be so quick to…

Tis the Sea-Son for New Additions to Cheboygan Lighthouses

The River Front Range Lighthouse has been standing in Cheboygan since 1880. The Four’s Monika Zachara took the time to talk to the Director of the Great Lakes Lighthouse Keepers Association, Jim Tamlyn, to talk about what the organization is doing for the community. With the help of a generous grant from the Cheboygan County Community Foundation, there have been…