Category Archives: Fishtown

Vol XV #122 – A Great Morning to Go Fishing

  There is always a lot of jubilation coming from the fishing buddies when they arrive in the morning. Today I asked Captain Anderson and his crew member to join the fishermen with Biscuit for a photo.  I certainly enjoy being a part of the Fishtown scene and to be able to share the morning with them.  We return to Fishtown … Read more »

Vol XV #115 – On a Day Like Today You Can Pass the Time Away

.  A word of caution to our local and summer folks, watch out for careless drivers of automobiles and bikes.  Especially the bikers who ride two feet inside the driving lane when they have 4 feet of shoulder.  With summer traffic heavy in both directions it doesn’t really seem very smart to make a statement about who owns the road. … Read more »

Vol XV #99 – Dam Candy is Damn Good

Joanne and I joined with our Leland neighbors to congratulate Major General Brian Bishop and his wife Linda on his retirement from the United States Air Force and welcoming them back home.   Also Happy 78th Birthday to my wife Joanne, love ya.  Life is good!

Vol XV #88 – A Nice Fishtown Day

On June 22nd one of our favorite Leland couples celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary.  Bill and Mim have been Leland summer residents since 1947, when they rented the house behind Van’s Garage before moving in 1950 to their present home on north Lake Leelanau at the end of Grand Avenue. Bill and Mim Steel spent their last summer here in… Read more »