State Rep. Henry Yanez (D-Sterling Heights) invites residents to join him for a town hall on securing their financial future on Thursday, Sept. 20, from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Sterling Heights Senior Center, 40200 Utica Road in Sterling Heights. Yanez will be joined by special guest Dolores Sturdivant of the AARP Financial Security Team and former vice president of Fifth Third Bank, to answer questions and share useful financial information to help with retirement.

State Rep. Henry Yanez (D-Sterling Heights) invites residents to help improve the health of area waterways and join him for the Plumbrook Drain Cleanup on Saturday, Sept. 22, from 10 a.m. to noon meeting at the Utica Education Association, 13969 Plumbrook Road in Sterling Heights.  

Civic groups and individuals are welcome to come and help. There will be some equipment for participants to use, but people should bring their own waders and work gloves. Water and energy bars will be provided.