Understanding Proposal A in an Increasing Market

Authored by Dean Babb, MMAO(4) Chesterfield Township, Macomb County. Adapted with permission for wide distribution. How It Works Prior to Proposal A, property taxes were based upon state equalized value (SEV). With the implementation of Proposal A, property taxes are now based upon taxable value. Each year, the Assessing Department must calculate the SEV for … Continued

Professional Hearing Clinic

Building a Path to Better Hearing

Photograph: Jeremy Nordquist with daughters Quinn and Kingsley Approximately one in five Americans, around 20 percent of the population, struggle with hearing loss. But only five percent ever seek out help. That’s where the Professional Hearing Clinic comes in. “If we can help the community in any way, we will try to do so,” said … Continued

Salon Blush

Professional Service in a Relaxed Atmosphere

Photograph: Nikki McClure (seated) with (left to right): Chelsie Dye, Stacy Balmes, Ashley Mosley, Niki Briggs. (Jen Friess is not pictured) Salon Blush, Holt’s newest full-service salon, offers more than just your everyday haircut. Their growing team of stylists also provide a line of professional products, color treatments, styling, bridal services, body waxing, and massage therapy. … Continued

Amazing Fitness Results for the Busy Lifestyle

Holt’s newest fitness center packs a powerful workout into a fast-moving, energetic class.

Photograph: Owner and operator Rori Stevens Holt Fit Body Boot Camp offers high-intensity interval training classes that are perfect for busy lifestyles — the entire class from warm-up to cool-down is just 30 minutes. “Our personal trainers, known as Body Boot Camp coaches, are able to give each member personalized attention during the class,” said … Continued

Karyn’s Dance Place

Bringing the Beauty of Dance to Everyone in the Community

When Karyn Perry first started her dance studio more than 30 years ago, it was a small one-room studio on Cedar Street that hosted a handful of passionate, aspiring dancers. Today, the studio has grown by leaps and bounds. Located on Holt Road, Karyn’s Dance Place now has three studios that house a growing roster … Continued

Deputy Duling

Combatting Identity Theft

I would like to take this opportunity to speak briefly on two subjects that are of importance in law enforcement during the winter months. First I would like to discuss how to prevent identity theft. Second I would like to speak about a topic that all Michigan residents and drivers are very aware of: winter … Continued

Delhi DDA office has a new place to call home

The Delhi Township Downtown Development Authority (DDA) moved from their previous location on Cedar Street to 4410 Holt Road, right in front of the Tamarack Apartments. In addition to housing the Delhi DDA office, the new building provides office space for the Holt-Delhi Historical Society and new shared community space. Two community rooms are available … Continued

Spartan Eyecare

Complete Eye Care for the Whole Family

If you’re searching for comprehensive eye care with a personal touch, look no further than Spartan Eyecare. “From the moment they enter our front door until the time they leave, I will personally help our patients with whatever their eye care needs are,” said Gary Stolicker, O.D., the owner and optometrist at the Willoughby Road … Continued