May 20, 2017 RSS feed / Columnists

Michigan Politics

Geoffrey Fieger Roars Back on Political Scene

Last week was a big one for early maneuvering on who will be the 2018 Democratic nominee for governor.  Controversial Southfield attorney Geoffrey Fieger, who lost 62% to 38% 20 years ago as the Democratic challenger of Republican Governor John More...

A Look at History

Mackinac Island Airport Is More Than 80 Years Old

Airport History   More...


‘Camptown Races’ – How Do the Gray Horses Fare?

This year’s Kentucky Derby field was awash with chestnutcolored horses, light bay horses, and dark bay ones, but only two who were gray. Yet in almost every Kentucky Derby, there have been gray horses that have been entered and run. More...

Nature Notes

Spring Birds: Some Are Returning, Some Are Passing Through

It’s amazing how quickly things change this time of year. A week ago the only flowers blooming in the woods were the hepatica, and now the spring beauty is flowering along with the trout lily, and the trillium are just beginning to open. More...


This past weekend was beautiful on Mackinac Island with blue skies, light wind, and lots of sunshine. People came from far and near to celebrate Mother’s Day on Mackinac. More...

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