August 19, 2006 RSS feed / News

Weekend of Jazz Entertainers To Be Held at Grand Hotel

During the last holiday of the summer season, jazz will be celebrated at Grand Hotel's Labor Day Weekend Jazz Festival beginning Friday, September 1, and running through Sunday, September 4, featuring headline entertainers Arturo Sandoval, Kurt Ellin More...

Mary Donnelly, David Jackson

Mary Patricia Donnelly and David Michael Jackson were married at Ste. Anne's Catholic Church on Mackinac Island Sunday, July 2, 2006, at 4 p.m. The Reverend Sean Patrick Horrigan, a friend of the bride and groom, officiated. More...

Strawberry Cheesecake Crepes Are Sweet Delight

Strawberry Cheesecake Crepes Of his sweet breakfast dish, Island House Hotel and Pancake House Chef Sean O'Dell says that it is "simple, but elegant." The thin French crepes, a more delicate version of the pancake, is a perfect vehicle for the sw More...

Wawashkamo Tournament Scores

Fifty players participated in the Wawashkamo members mixed scramble Wednesday, August 9, 2006, which was followed by a cookout. More...

Fire Department Takes Win at Annual Guns and Hoses Game

The Mackinac Island Fire Department posted one more win against the Police Department during the 5th Annual Guns and Hoses benefit baseball game played Sunday, August 13, at Great Turtle Park. The final score, 9-5. More...

Duo Folias To Perform Sunday

Folias, a flute and guitar duo with Andrew Bergeron and Carmen Maret, will perform original works and tango music at Ste. Anne's Church Sunday, August 20, at 2 p.m. More...

Aug. 12 Diving Accident Results in Death of Swimmer in Lake Huron

A diving accident on the shipwreck Cedarville in Lake Huron claimed the life of Steven Kallweit, 49, of DeWitt late Saturday morning, August 12. Mr. Kallweit was one of three people diving on the ship. More...

Sports Physicals Set for Aug. 24-25

Sports physicals for athletes at Mackinac Island Public School will be Thursday, August 24, and Friday, August 25, from 2:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. A specific time and information card can be picked up from school secretary Barb Fisher. More...

Poetry Series at Grand Winds Up at End of August

Only two sessions remain in the poetry series conducted at Grand Hotel this summer by Island summer resident and poet Jim Lenfestey. More...

Library Hosts Authors, Children's Programs for Community

The Mackinac Island Public Library, established in 1936, serves Mackinac Island's residents and numerous visitors. More...

Pinters Celebrate 50th Annivesary

Former Cottagers From Dearborn Are Still Active on Island

Dolores and John Pinter of Dearborn, former summer residents of Mackinac Island, celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary at Grand Hotel Friday, August 11 . More...

Over $3,000 Raised at Gallagher Golf Open For Scholarship Fund

The 4th Annual Mark Gallagher Golf Open was held Saturday, August 12. More...

Roger Schrock Starts Off School Year as New Superintendent

As the school year approaches, Dr. Roger Schrock, who began his duties as superintendent of Mackinac Island Public School August 1, prepares to start the year with programs to get the community involved in the affairs of the school. More...

Airbrush Tattoos, Furniture Available at New Ink 'n' Logs

Ink 'n' Logs, a new Island business this season, is a unique combination of two different things, airbrushed tattoos and rustic log furniture. More...

Medical Center Benefit Auction Set for Aug. 27

The Medical Center August Benefit will be held Sunday, August 27, at 5:30 p.m. in the Theatre at Grand Hotel. More...

Foundation Celebration To Be Held at Community Hall

The Mackinac Island Community Foundation will host its 9th Annual Community Celebration Monday, August 21, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at Community Hall. More...

Island Italian Families Host Traditional Feast

won at last year's Medical Center benefit auction for More...

MACKINAC ISLAND POLICE REPORTS

Reports from the Mackinac Island Police Department from August 5 to August 11. More...

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