alternative high school http://michiganradio.org en There are 586,000,000 reasons to play the lottery today http://michiganradio.org/post/there-are-586000000-reasons-play-lottery-today <p>Michigan Lottery players have more than visions of sugar plums dancing through their heads this holiday season.</p><p><a href="http://www.megamillions.com/">A potentially record breaking lottery jackpot</a> is on the line tonight.&nbsp; &nbsp;</p><p>The Mega Millions jackpot stands at $586 million. The all-time biggest lottery jackpot in the U.S. reached $656 million back in March of this year. Depending on final day sales, the Mega Millions jackpot could break the record tonight.</p> Tue, 17 Dec 2013 13:19:00 +0000 Steve Carmody 15723 at http://michiganradio.org There are 586,000,000 reasons to play the lottery today Ferndale LGBT center launches alternative high school http://michiganradio.org/post/ferndale-lgbt-center-launches-alternative-high-school <p>Affirmations, an LGBT community center in Ferndale, has launched an alternative high school program with the Michigan Educational Partnership.<br /><br />The program is geared toward students who have dropped out or are having a hard time in school, often due to harassment or bullying that is <a href="http://www.glsen.org/sites/default/files/2011%20National%20School%20Climate%20Survey%20Full%20Report.pdf">common for LGBT students</a>.</p> Thu, 17 Oct 2013 16:38:52 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 14877 at http://michiganradio.org Ferndale LGBT center launches alternative high school