Firefighters to sponsor open houses

SWARTZ CREEK and CLAYTON TWP. — The Swartz Creek Area Fire Department will continue its annual tradition of hosting an open house in October.

The community is invited to meet their local firefighters, enjoy some games, tour the fire stations, check out the fire trucks and gear, and pick up a few safety tips.

The open houses will take place from noon to 3 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 4, at Station #1, 8100 Civic Drive in Swartz Creek, and Station #2, 1494 Seymour Road in Clayton Township. — L.R.