All posts by Lori Maranville

Bettering Lives Through Healthy Choices

Former financial advisor finds passion in nutrition counseling For Chelsea resident and mother of two Monica Gobba, good nutrition and an active lifestyle are not only a way of life, they are also her business. After working for years as a financial advisor, she made what she describes as a “very natural transition” from counseling

Halloween Guide 2019

A guide to the area’s best events, farms, festivals, and activities Southeast Michigan has plenty of fall-themed festivals and events to keep young-at-heart ghosts and goblins smiling throughout the season. Check out all the happenings from floating pumpkin patches to costume parties and trick or treating! October Events Floating Pumpkin Patch Thursday, October 3 |

Putting People First In Talking To Persons With Disabilities

Disability is part of daily life for many families in the United States, but their lives are more than the disabilities of them or their loved ones. People First Language offers one way to communicate that message. Alex Gossage, interim director of the Ann Arbor Center for Independent Living (AACIL), said People First Language is

Putting Passion In The Game Plan For Family And Football

When it comes to family and career, University of Michigan quarterbacks coach Ben McDaniels remains dedicated and gives his all to both roles. “Loving your family and also loving your profession is as good as it gets,” said the 39-year-old Ohio native. The job is demanding and the workload is cyclical— governed by the football’s