August 16, 2013 RSS feed / Columnists

Michigan Politics

Ex-Sheriff/General Challenges Benishek

As two-term 1st District U.S. More...

Horse Tales

Good Participation Noted in Mackinac Pace

Mackinac Island has a fun equestrian event held in the summer called the Mackinac Pace. The Pace began a decade ago, in August 2003, with 10 riders. More...

Author D.E. Johnson to Speak at Library

D.E. More...

NEWS ABOUT PEOPLE ON MACKINAC ISLAND

It was a beautiful weekend, with lots of sunshine and blue skies. The Mackinac Island Festival of the Horse carriage and saddle parade was held Friday, August 9, featuring a wide variety of antique carriages. More...

Maintaining Your Health on Mackinac

Walking - A Simple Exercise for Maintaining Good Health and Lifestyle

There is no doubt that a proper diet, regular physical exercise, and a proper, healthy lifestyle are the ways to maximize the maintenance of good health. Of the three, perhaps the most neglected is exercise. More...

A Look at History

Postcard of Harbor Shows Enduring Appeal of Mackinac Island

One hundred years ago, 1913, marked the summit of the craze for sending postcards from U.S. vacation spots. 968 million postcards were sent to U.S. More...

Nature Notes

Bee Swarm Makes an Unusual Sight on Mackinac Island

Last week some people were fortunate enough to view an interesting sight on Mackinac Island’s Main Street. A swarm of honeybees attached themselves to the seat of a bicycle. They then moved to the basket of the bike. More...

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