Candy cane, food drive set in Gladstone

GLADSTONE — The annual Christmas candy cane/can food drive event will take place Sunday, Dec. 17, from 5 to 8 p.m. in Gladstone. Firefighters, family and friends from Gladstone Public Safety, Gladstone Volunteer Fire Department and the Escanaba Township Volunteer Fire Department will be walking and driving in the community handing out candy canes donated by Walmart and collecting non-perishables for St. Vincent de Paul’s food pantry. Please keep a porch light on for the volunteers so they know you are home.