The Traverse City Ticker has a report on Cherry Republic’s creative solution to the summer employee housing crunch: Cherry Republic is entering a new partnership with The Leelanau School to renovate a dorm on the boarding school’s campus that will house employees during the summer. The company is committing $30,000 to pay for renovations to […]
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Here’s our Facebook Live interview with Joy Lang Anderson regarding her memories of Leland’s Fishtown and her husband Ross Lang, whose life was cut short by a tragic fishing accident. It’s a really great look at some Fishtown history that many are unaware of. Enjoy and please consider supporting the efforts to preserve Fishtown!
Here Kitty Kitty by Scot Wack Scot Wack of Northport caught an incredible photo of this bobcat just 20 feet from his house! The University of Michigan’s Animal Diversity Web’s entry for Lynx rufus, the bobcat says (in part): Bobcats can be found in a variety of habitats, including forests, semi-deserts, mountains, and brushland. They […]
Here’s a live interview with John Kilcherman of Kilcherman’s Christmas Cove Farm talking about antique apples. We have a profile on John & Kilcherman’s farm from a visit many years ago that you might enjoy as well!
Congratulations to Glen Lake Community Schools who defeated Monroe St. Mary Catholic Central and now play Saturday, March 24 @ 4:30 PM in the State Class C Championship game! The Traverse City Record-Eagle reports: Glen Lake’s Reece Hazelton must have missed his coach’s pre-game memo. Don’t just come out firing 3-pointers. The Lakers’ sophomore connected […]
Yesterday my photos and videos of an odd phenomenon on the Lake Michigan shore in Leelanau County got featured by Tanda Gimter on mLive who writes in part: …some of the ice-crystal creations that suddenly appeared on a Leelanau County beach last weekend had photographers excited about their find – and a little baffled. The large, […]
Some truly incredible ice was on display on Suttons Bay last weekend! Click the pics to see them bigger.
Lake Michigan Ice Light Time by Ken Scott Photography In the Grand Traverse Journal, Richard Fidler related a forgotten tale of a meteorite that hit Leelanau County a hundred thirty-none years ago today. This is a really long article with much more about meteorites and this incident as well as a lot of thinking on […]
Winter Bluffs James Eye View In case you had any doubt, the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore has announced that the Lakeshore is 100% re-opened including events like the regular weekend snowshoe hikes.
US Coast Guard K-9 Piper Cherry Capital Airport At 3 PM this Saturday (Jan 20), the Cherry Capital Airport K-9 Team will hold a memorial service for K-9 Piper who recently passed away. The short service will be hosted by Jack O’Malley of WTCM Radio and will feature guest speakers, a video tribute, and words […]
Barn … decked by Draco by Ken Scott Photography Happy Winter Solstice everyone! The winter solstice is the moment that the North Pole is furthest from the sun, and that happens THIS MORNING at 11:28 AM. Ken took this shot on the winter solstice back in 2012 during Winter Storm Draco. Speaking of Ken Scott Photography, […]
“Harvesting Joy” photo by Ken Scott Photography Here’s a shot from December of 2014 by Ken Scott. Lots more in Ken’s Christmas’y slideshow!