Community Spotlight

A Marriage of Creativity & Spirituality

Mara Evenstar is the co-owner of Evenstar’s Chalice, director of Conscious Rites, board member of the Intentional Living Collective and co-founder of Sophia Unfolds: These organizations were all created to support conscious evolution. Evenstar holds a master’s degree in transpersonal psychology and is a doctoral candidate in education. She is an organizational development consultant with…

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New Workshops at Castle Remedies

Castle Remedies and manager Mary Tillinghast have launched a new winter season of homeopathic classes. She says, “In these workshops, we will briefly touch on the history and theory behind homeopathic prescribing, but the main focus will be on putting our knowledge of homeopathy into practice. We will learn how to choose remedies and how…

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Huron River Watershed Council Needs Local Representation

by Martin Miron Sixty-seven local governments in the Huron River Watershed Council (HRWC) have the power to determine the location of houses, farms and businesses throughout the watershed. These land use decisions have tremendous impacts on water quality and natural areas. One of the most powerful ways local citizens can affect change that will protect…

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Local Sustainable Food from Fresh Forage

The owners of Fresh Forage, chef Sam Boyce and Andrew Sereno, both grew up in Chelsea and went to high school together, graduating in 2006. After parting ways for college—Boyce to Michigan State University and Sereno to the University of Michigan—they later got together and found they had a shared vision and passion for food…

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