Friday Five: 5 Ways to Spend Your Tax Refund

Tax returns are (or were, depending on when you are reading this) due on April 15, and hopefully, a nice refund is in your future. I’m no financial analyst by any stretch of the imagination, but if you felt like making a big purchase with money back from Uncle Sam, here are a few suggestions … Continue reading

World Marathon Majors Championships Awarded for 2011-2012

By: Scott McMahon With the cancelation of the ING New York City Marathon on November 4, the World Marathon Major standings for 2011-2012 became official. The two-year accumulation of points—done to allow elite runners proper rest and recuperation after each race—included nine different chances to tally points. Runners earned 25 for a first-place finish, 15 … Continue reading

Wild Life Marathon Puts Concord in the Spotlight

For the fourth consecutive year, runners gathered in Concord, outside of Jackson, for the Wild Life Marathon. The course followed the Falling Waters Trail, along with a collection of gravel and village streets, throughout the towns of Concord and Spring Arbor. In total, more than 400 runners were on hand to conquer the full marathon, … Continue reading