Clarkston Motors is back in business. The former Chrysler dealership now converts and sells minivans modified for wheelchair access. "I'm really excited about the potential," said Chuck Fortinberry, CEO....more >>
Tired of the corporate world, Bill Fowler and his wife Alana decided to go into business for themselves and opened Top Shelf Clothing of Clarkson. "I worked for a pharmaceutical company for 13 years," Bill said....more >>
Despite the economy claiming his business, Dave Hrejsa decided to stick with Michigan. "I really like Michigan – I love the water, the outdoors," said Hrejsa, 43, a Chicago native who lives in Independence Township with his wife, Carolyn....more >>
1907: Alberto Moravia, Italian novelist (The Conformist, Conjugal Love).
1908: Claude Levi-Strauss, French anthropologist.
1916: Vyes Theriault, French-Canadian author.
1929: Berry Gordy, Jr., recording executive.
1944: Rita Mae Brown, novelist.
November 28th in history
1939: The Soviet Union scraps its nonaggression pact with Finland.
1941: The aircraft carrier USS Enterprise departs from Pearl Harbor to deliver F4F Wildcat fighters to Wake Island. This mission saves the carrier from destruction when the Japanese attack.The Grumman F4F Wildcat.
1943: Sir Winston Churchill, Joseph Stalin and Franklin D. Roosevelt meet at Tehran, Iran, to hammer out war aims.
1944: The first shipment of supplies reach Antwerp by convoy, a new route for the Allies.
1948: Dr. Edwin Land's first Polaroid cameras go on sale in Boston.