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Leelanau Almanac for the Week of April 6-12, 2006

This week was more springlike, with temps mainly in the 40s and 50s during daylight hours. Tuesday we had temps in the 70s and sunshine and yesterday we had some great rain that instantly turned the green up a few notches. The Week’s Weather Thursday, April 6, 2006: Mostly cloudy & upper 50s (61°/30°) Friday, […]

Leland River Fog

Leland River Fog, photo by farlane. Although this photo was taken on June 6, 2002, it looks quite a lot like this morning! In barely related Leelanau photo news, this Traverse City native has photographed a second Great Lakes submarine!

Fashion Show HEROs

The TC Record Eagle has a really cool feature on a prom fashion show walk, and fundraiser for Suttons Bay Project HERO. Thirty-nine Suttons Bay students wore prom dresses and tuxedos sponsored by various local retailers. Dresses included vintage and contemporary styles while many of the tuxedos included bold colors. The best part is a […]

Rezoning Request in Empire … Denied

The Leelanau Enterprise reports that the Empire Township Zoning and Planning Commission has unanimously recommended denial of the request by Grand Rapids-area developer Joseph Moch to rezone the 338 acres from Agriculture-1 to Residential-2. The request will now go to the County Planning Commission for its review and recommendation, and would then be sent to […]

Great Lakes Submarine Photo Validated

GRAND MARAIS, MICHIGAN – At a meeting of the Michigan Society of Speculative Science (MiSSS), Dr. Werner Unterseeboot of the Institute for Great Lakes Submarine Research announced that his advanced photographic analysis has confirmed the validity of the famous “Windy Beach Photo”. The photo was taken by an unidentified vacationer in the late summer of […]