After a couple of dreary days… sunshine!!!
No sun, plenty of rain: What Meggen said yesterday, not a day for picture taking.
No sun, plenty of rain: the forest floors have sprung to life, with fresh greens peeking through the fallen leaves. Downtown in Traverse City, the trees on Front Street have exploded into white blossoms. Leland Harbor is open, thanks to the dredge work and our amazing community support. Since it’s May first, I decided to return to the photo taken… Read more »
(Report by Jim) This image is from 2/28/2012. Old shipwreck wood on none other than Van’s Beach. But it’s covered up now. Lake Michigan was pretty low on this date. From the year 2000 through 2012, the level of Lake Michigan and Huron was below the historical mean level after being at a 10 year high in 1998. In 2013… Read more »
(Report by Jim) Coming in a little late today, I know. Keith is slowly recovering. We haven’t had an Erhardt Peters day in a while, so I thought I would show some that we rarely see. The first photo may or may not be of EP as a kid. I can’t say for sure if the title was auto-biographical or… Read more »
(Report by Jim) If you haven’t started your taxes, better get on it! The weather has also been pretty taxing lately as has been the bug Keith is currently battling with. He thanks everyone for their well wishes! The photos today are from back when I was up there last month. We have an exciting project in progress related to… Read more »
It may be gray today, but blue skies are there, above the clouds… we caught a glimpse or two of sunshine over the weekend. The Record Eagle published an article on our website. See it here: http://www.record-eagle.com/news/northern_living/the-leland-report-begins-th-year/article_9fa2870c-4929-57a4-8868-d9480a31b899.html
(Keith is feeling a little under the weather so Jim is filling in today) Weather has not been great in general in the Land of Delight, but that is the way it goes in the Spring here. Today is Easter Sunday and is a symbol of hope and the renewal of life. As Katharine Lee Bates said, “It is the… Read more »
Sometimes a gray day can have a spectacular finish. This was certainly true yesterday for sunset fans and many football fans. Profits from any upcoming sales of the 2017 Leland Report Calendar will go towards the Harbor Dredging fund. http://www.artistasylum.com/specialty-items/e5b7837c1 The Leland Report/Leif Sporck Snow Gauge Contest has closed. Good luck to everyone who entered! The 2017 Leland Report Calendar… Read more »