Author Archives: Jim Burnham

Vol XV #73 – What Kind of a Day Was It?

Biscuit and I stopped by to visit Greta at the Blue Boat Coffee Shop next door to Haystacks on Main Street. Blue Boat Coffee is a new coffee and tea bar, located in Leland, Michigan. They are passionate about educating their customers through specialty batch coffee brewing.    

Vol XV #63 – Riptide Warning

Our roving reporter Ian Dawkins spent the rainy morning at the 2015 Empire Hill Climb. The race was run from 1964 to 1980 and at long last it is back! The course is a short but challenging .5 miles and 8 turns, just a short walk from the shores of Lake Michigan. During its original running some of the best cars… Read more »

Vol XV #62 – Bug Control

  “LEELANAU CANCER FUND” The organizers of the Leelanau La-TEA-Da High Tea, whose mission is to support families in Leelanau County affected by cancer, have announced that only a few tickets remain for the sixth annual High Tea charity fund-raiser, but it is not too late to contribute or volunteer. The La-TEA-Da High Tea will be held Thursday, June 18th,… Read more »