daylight savings time http://michiganradio.org en Daylight saving time: Set clocks ahead 1 hour http://michiganradio.org/post/daylight-saving-time-set-clocks-ahead-1-hour <p>WASHINGTON (AP) - Spring is closer than you think, and here's a sure sign: Daylight saving time arrives this weekend.<br /><br />Most Americans will set their clocks 60 minutes forward before heading to bed Saturday night. Daylight saving time officially starts Sunday at 2 a.m. local time.<br /><br />You may lose an hour of sleep, but daylight saving time promises an extra hour of evening light for many months ahead.<br /><br />It's also a good time to put new batteries in warning devices such as smoke detectors and hazard warning radios.<br /> Sun, 09 Mar 2014 01:02:00 +0000 The Associated Press 16774 at http://michiganradio.org Daylight saving time: Set clocks ahead 1 hour 'Fall Back' asleep http://michiganradio.org/post/fall-back-asleep <p>&nbsp;Michiganders will be &lsquo;Falling Back&rsquo; tonight&nbsp;as we turn back our clocks one hour.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;<a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Daylight_savings_time">Daylight Saving Time</a> not only disrupts people&rsquo;s work and play schedules.&nbsp; It also disrupts many people&rsquo;s sleep schedule.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p> Sat, 05 Nov 2011 20:01:01 +0000 Steve Carmody 4836 at http://michiganradio.org 'Fall Back' asleep Don't forget to "fall back" http://michiganradio.org/post/dont-forget-fall-back <p>It&#39;s that time of year again... time to turn back the clocks.&nbsp; We&#39;ll gain an hour this Sunday, November 7th when we change back to <a href="http://news.nationalgeographic.com/news/2010/11/101104-daylight-savings-2010-time-savings-when-end-fall-back-science-nation-time-change/">Standard Time</a> at 2 a.m.&nbsp; <a href="http://www.nist.gov/pml/div688/dst.cfm">Dayight Saving Time</a> officially returns on the second Sunday in March when we jump forward an hour.&nbsp;</p> Fri, 05 Nov 2010 16:27:26 +0000 Zoe Clark 282 at http://michiganradio.org Don't forget to "fall back"