July 21, 2018 RSS feed / Columnists

A Look at History

History of Composting Center Is Reminder of Forgotten Realities of Life

Composting   More...

Nature Notes

Summer Flowers Are in Full Bloom

A week or so ago I was biking around the east shore of the Island when it struck me that the summer flowers were in full bloom. I think that the warm weather and lack of rain have pushed all our plants along at a faster pace. More...


The weather has been very warm and dry on the Island, but Tuesday, July 17, it was much cooler and more like Mackinac weather. The flowers all over town are just outstanding and so colorful. Every Thursday night, folks enjoy music in Marquette Park. More...


Herd Bound, Barn Sour, and Buddy Sour

A natural instinct for horses is the herd. Horses like to stick together. This is a way they live in nature for protection. But ever since they became domesticated, the herd transformed to any area in which they live. More...

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