June 11, 2011 RSS feed / Top News

News

Horsemen’s Association To Host Open House for New Community Stable

Mackinac Horsemen’s Association will host an Open House for the opening of the Mackinac Island Community Stable Friday, June 10, from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Guests can tour the new barn and grounds as construction is coming to an end.  More...

Governor Snyder Signs Health Care Bill on Mackinac Island

New state legislation that will allow medical patients to convalesce at Mackinac Straits Health System in St. More...

Pure Michigan TV Ads Featuring Mackinac Island Begin This Week

Mackinac Island Pure Michigan television commercials have now begun to air on several cable channels, as the Island officially has joined the list of Michigan cities and landmarks with its own national advertising campaign. More...

Letters

Use Common Sense in Historic District

To the Editor:  Something occurred to me after reading the article about the shed that the Straus’ would like to repair/replace.  More...

Urges All To Attend June 14 Historic Presentation

To the Editor:  This letter is to all who call Mackinac Island “home.”  More...

Work Together for Success in Historical Preservation

To the Editor:  More...

Mackinac Island Lilac Festival Begins Friday

Tours, Parade Among Highlights

The lilacs are coming into bloom just in time for the 62nd annual Lilac Festival, starting Friday, June 10. Residents and businesses have filled the 10 days with events for visitors and residents. More...

Launch Set for Bicycle Helmet Campaign

Mackinac Island Community Foundation will launch its Bicycle Helmet Campaign at Marquette Park for the start of the Lilac Festival parade Sunday, June 19, at 12:30 p.m. More...

Columnists

A Look at History

Early Science Fiction Writer’s Tales of Mackinac Island

Science Fiction   More...

Nature Notes

Mackinac Island Wildflowers Make Brief Spring Appearance

This week is the beginning of Lilac Festival, and these beautiful cultivated flowers are beginning to bloom. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

It’s lilac time on Mackinac! The 62nd Annual Lilac Festival will begin Friday, June 10. The warm weather has made the lilacs pop into bloom, and their fragrance is permeating the air. It truly is a special time. More...

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