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Flathead Catfish: Unlikely Invaders

When most anglers think of species invading the Great Lakes, they think of gobies or lamprey. Few of us are worried about flatheads, but maybe we should be. 655 more words


The Guiding Light of Frankfort

Location: Frankfort, Michigan

There is nothing fancy about the Frankfort Light. It is a simple, pyramidal tower built in 1912. At 67 feet, its neither the tallest nor shortest lighthouse on the Great Lakes. 250 more words


Obama Presidential Center's Future Hinges On Judge's Decision

CHICAGO (CBS)—A federal judge is expected to decide today if a lawsuit to stop the Obama Presidential Center from being built in Jackson Park can move forward. 63 more words



(Chicago, Illinois) I occasionally visit the South Shore Cultural Center at 7059 East South Shore Drive, in my natal neighborhood of South Shore.  Usually, I will make a quick stop to use the facilities and to marvel at the restored clubhouse which was built in 1916 in the Mediterranean Revival style, and I usually resolved to return and dine at the Parrot Cage. 258 more words


Windshield video of Lake Michigan, Grand Haven, MI

“Dragon Born Comes” cover song by Malukah from the Skyrim video game soundtrack.

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Mama Tried Slippery Sunday Ice Racing in Milwaukee

I took a break from homework to swing by the McKinley Marina in Downtown Milwaukee to check out the ice racing for a minute. Got to see the one of many one and only Evel Knievel getting sideways on the ice. 116 more words