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Lacoste Summer Northern Michigan

A great way to wrap up my summer Lacoste destinations is in the northern Michigan towns of Charlevoix and Petoskey, both great places for the stylish, sporty and unpretentious set. 10 more words


Canal Craft

In order . . . autism awareness kayak marathon, Schenectady aqueduct remnants, scullers, Waterkeeper vessel, lobsterboat as yacht, self-described “redneck pickup”, amusement park  rocket, pirates’ parade, Hackercraft, 1942 Richardson,  boat and wooden barge remnants and rowing dory, Corps of Engineers survey vessel, and… 14 more words


Superior Spring

Lake Superior in late spring at Pictured Rocks National Lake Shore, MI

May 2014


Life on the Canal 6

Top to bottom:  summer fireworks, deer along the banks, more deer, engine room assistant, sea ducks? eel fly, and  . . . yes . . . 28 more words


Beaches closed, not recommended in Windsor-Essex

The Windsor-Essex County Health Unit has closed down Sand Point and Seacliff beaches Friday morning due to high bacteria count.

The beach is not eligible to reopen until the next scheduled sample next Wednesday. 212 more words


Aging Oil Pipe Line under the Straits of Mackinac

Oil Spill Threatens Great Lakes  Click on the link for information about an aging oil pipline that is a threat to the freshwater Great Lakes.



I often wonder of the wonder.

Fresh water, deep and cold

the snapping sound of wooden ships

the swell of sails drenched in salt

capturing the saltless sky. 53 more words