May 30, 2009 RSS feed / Columnists

Michigan Politics

Supreme Nominations Under Review

There is no darker cloud over Michigan politics than the stealth funding of the crazy-quilt process for electing justices to the Supreme Court. More...

Variety of Horse Collars Are Designed For Different Purposes

Two draft horses named Ty and John were hitched to a post on Main Street the other day. More...

Maintaining Your Health on Mackinac

Macular Degeneration of the Eye Is Age-related

Macular degeneration is the leading cause of serious loss of vision, and even blindness. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

Memorial Day weekend on Mackinac was beautiful, with blue skies, warm temperatures, and the ferries bringing many visitors. Main Street became busy as folks enjoyed our magical Island. More...

A Look at History

Horn Family Has Long History on Mackinac Island

It was not too long ago that Bob Hughey, an almost-lifelong Straits area resident and the former owner of "Little Bob's" on Market Street, told us that Evangeline "Ling" Horn had played a key role, working with Island nurse Stella King, in setting More...

Nature Notes

Endangered Loons Make a Straits Area Appearance at Lone Lake

Last weekend I received a call from a friend who lives on the north end of the Island during the summer. More...

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