May 20, 2005 RSS feed / Top News

Island Trash Service Mixes Economics, Environmental Concerns, Education

An ever-evolving process, Mackinac Island Department of Public Works and its Solid Waste Handling Facility have been working more than 10 years to create a program that emphasizes resident education in its waste management. More...

Marquette II Arrives at Straits

The Marquette II, Star Line Mackinac Island Ferry More...

Obituaries

OBITUARY

The Honorable Michael K. Hegarty of Brighton and Mackinac Island, a district court judge and former member of the Mackinac Island State Park Commission, died Wednesday, May 11, 2005, at the age of 71. More...

Public Input Sought on Park Funding

Meeting is May 27 at Island House

State Representative Fran Amos has scheduled a town hall-style meeting on the $1.5 million funding cut proposed for Mackinac State Historic Parks Friday, May 27, the same day the Mackinac Island State Park Commission meets. More...

New Island Probation Policy Set

Around 10 to 15 percent of the 92nd District Count probationers originate from Mackinac Island, according to court documents, and this criminal case load arises from people violating the terms of their probation. More...

Students Create Opportunities With art

Ansel Adams, Alexander Calder, Pablo Picasso, and Georges Seurat were big names during the afternoon of Sunday, May 15, when their unique styles were displayed in the creations of art students from Mackinac Island Public School. More...

People

Herholzes Visit From Swartz Creek

Town Crier subscribers Mark and Debbie Herholz of Swartz Creek spent last weekend on the Island, staying at the Island House. More...

Ref. Assoc. To Honor Phillip Ingraham

The Referees More...

Island Students Visit Nation’s Capital

Project Close Up Trip Includes Kids From Three Schools

High school students from St. Ignace, Mackinac Island, and Mackinaw City traveled to Washington, D.C., in April to learn about the workings of American government. More...

Columnists

Michigan Politics

2008 White House Hopefuls Swarming into Michigan

As expected, opponents are ratcheting up efforts against reelection of Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick this year and Governor Jennifer Granholm and U.S. Senator Debbie Stabenow in 2006. More...

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News About People On Mackinac Island

By Jeannette Doud

Today is a beautiful May day on Mackinac ,with warm sunshine, radiant blue skies, and floating white clouds. It is the season of awakening and promise when we begin to see and enjoy the miracle of abundant growth and natural beauty. More...