CHRISTINE ROBINET: Protecting Patients

By Dale Hemmila Christine Robinet is a doer. A nurse practitioner at Physician HealthCare Network’s Macomb Family Practice, Robinet recently took on two new healthcare initiatives as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic to assist patients and facility operations. Prior to the pandemic, Robinet’s routine involved working with Pietro Cavataio, M.D., seeing patients for preventative … More CHRISTINE ROBINET: Protecting Patients

JENNIFER MICHALUK & ELIZABETH KING: Essential Staff

By Patti Samar Jennifer Michaluk and Elizabeth King do not remember much of the months of March and April. Essential staff members and department heads at the St. Clair County Health Department, both worked around the clock, seven days a week, once the Coronavirus 19 pandemic hit the county. According to Justin Westmiller, the Director … More JENNIFER MICHALUK & ELIZABETH KING: Essential Staff

PATTI SAMAR: Feeling Comfortable in Your Own Skin

By Patti Samar Editor/Publisher I feel like such a fraud. As editor and publisher of a women’s magazine, I try to encourage women to just be themselves. Ignore media hype. No body shaming allowed! Just be yourself and it is, indeed, enough. All of that is absolutely true. It is. But I didn’t believe it … More PATTI SAMAR: Feeling Comfortable in Your Own Skin

SYLVIE HURTUBISE: Lighting Up the World

By Patti Samar Sylvie Hurtubise felt deeply for a friend when her friend’s home burned down in 2018. So when Hurtubise, 17, decided to join the construction trades electrical program at the St. Clair County Regional Educational Service Agency (RESA) TEC center, she understood that electrical work was more than just an occupation and a … More SYLVIE HURTUBISE: Lighting Up the World