August 27, 2005 RSS feed / Columnists

Mackinac, Playing Cards, and a Lake Michigan Ghost Story

A Look at History Ghost Story

One of the favorite leisure-time activities of Mackinac Islanders during the fur-trading era was playing cards. More...

Bullfrogs May Be Returning to Island After Decades of Decline Nature Notes By

The Bullfrogs are back! More...

Topaz, the Epitome of a Mackinac Family Pony

At some point during our annual horse show this August, I found myself standing near the John Fisher family. In the middle of the Fisher clan was their pony, Topaz. This fellow has been much a part of their lives on Mackinac Island. More...

Stomach Acid Reflux Disease — a Common Malady

Maintaining Your Health on Mackinac

Medically termed Gastro-esophageal Reflux Disease (GERD), recurring reflux of acid up from the stomach into the esophagus can result in potentially serious complications. More...

News About People On Mackinac Island

By Jeannette Doud

Three days last week were the worst of the summer season, bringing torrential rain and wind. Sunday morning, August 21, when the brilliant sunshine appeared, the Island took on the cleanest look of the summer. More...

Jamaican Commuters, Motorists Feel Pinch of High Gas Prices

Island to Island

Praise and Worship I was pleased to read in the More...

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