Former MCC President Brings Experience to Maritime Academy

Former MCC President Brings Experience to Maritime Academy

By Federico Martinez Muskegon – Retired educator Dr. Frank Marczak didn’t hesitate when asked to serve as board president of the new K-5 Naval-based Charter School, Muskegon Maritime Academy opening this fall. Dr. Marczak, who retired as president of Muskegon Community College in 2005, made the commitment after academy founder Franklin Fudail shared alarming reports […]

Muskegon Maritime Academy bringing the fun with STEAM Museum

Muskegon Maritime Academy bringing the fun with STEAM Museum

By JOE FISHER Muskegon – The Muskegon Maritime Academy (MMA) K-5 naval academy will pick up steam quickly this school year when it invites the STEAM Museum to campus. MMA will be hosting Mobile Ed Productions’ STEAM Museum on Wednesday, September 28. The museum is an interactive and entertaining learning experience that gives students a […]

Michigan Irish Music Festival Returns September 15-18

Michigan Irish Music Festival Returns September 15-18

MUSKEGON- The Michigan Irish Music Festival, presented by Family Financial Credit Union, will return to Heritage Landing in downtown Muskegon on Sept. 15 -18th for four days of outstanding live music, culture, Irish food, beverages, and entertainment. The Michigan Irish Music Festival (MIMF) is celebrating its first year back since the onset of the pandemic. […]

Muskegon Maritime Academy Enrolling K-5

Muskegon Maritime Academy Enrolling K-5

Muskegon – The Muskegon Maritime Academy is enrolling grades kindergarten through Fifth grade. The new school is the first Naval Academy and Maritime-based school in Muskegon County. The school will be located at 571 E. Apple Avenue(the old Angell Elementary School). To enroll visit www.MuskegonMaritimeAcademy.org.

Retired United States Secret Service Agent to Help Develop School Safety Plan for Muskegon Maritime Academy

Retired United States Secret Service Agent to Help Develop School Safety Plan for Muskegon Maritime Academy

Muskegon – David A. Allison, Army veteran, and retired United States Secret Service agent will be working with the Muskegon Maritime Academy(MMA) on school safety issues and is a member of the school’s National Advisory Team. Franklin A. Fudail, founder of Muskegon Maritime Academy recruited retired Agent Allison to be a part of the school’s […]

More Michigan third-graders could be held back under read-or-flunk law

More Michigan third-graders could be held back under read-or-flunk law

By Tracie Mauriello Lansing – Parents of nearly 5,700 Michigan students are getting unwelcome news: Their third-graders could be held back from moving to the fourth grade because of low reading scores. The number of struggling young readers is up 60 percent from total last year as being eligible to be retained, though that increase […]

Donna Brazile to Address 25th Annual Unity Breakfast on June 10

Donna Brazile to Address 25th Annual Unity Breakfast on June 10

Donna Brazile, a Washington D.C. political strategist and regular national news contributor, will be the keynote speaker at Muskegon Community College’s 25th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Breakfast, which had been postponed in January to Friday, June 10, at its new location inside the VanDyk Mortgage Convention Center in downtown Muskegon. The event, […]

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