October 6, 2007 RSS feed / Letters

'Flintstone Park' Is Being Assembled on DNR Marina Land

To the Editor: The Department of Natural Resources is spending $4.5 million to improve the Mackinac Island State Marina, a project that includes re-landscaping the surrounding area. More...

Visit the Sloop Welcome

To the Editor: Of interest to your readers and my Island friends who are boating enthusiasts, the armed sloop Welcome, which was constructed beginning in 1973 by the Mackinac Island State Park Commission and sailed as a replica of a 1700s vessel More...

Fence, Fake Materials Are Unsightly Intrusion

To the Editor: I'm sure that the DNR's designer of the new "stone" columns and "wood" rail fence along the marina meant no harm. Stone equals historic; fake stone equals savings. Sadly, it also equals fake history, which is what Disneyland does. More...

Residents, Shop Owners Part of Cherished Memories

To the Editor: My wife and I have fully embraced the island's culture, their residents, and have a love and respect for the Island and the many businesses and people that transcends our physical distance here in Indianapolis. More...

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