Category Archives: People

Vol XVII – #282 – Jim’s Monday – The Iceman Cometh

(Meggen is basking in the warm glow of a Disney sun today so Jim is filling in) From the lens of Erhardt Peters.  All this talk about ice caves and ice castles. When will they appear? (No clue) Can I plan on seeing them? (No, wait, maybe, hmmm, no). But let’s not forget that the residents (and resorters) at the… Read more »

Vol XVII – #269 – The Kind of Weather You Get the End of January

  January is still 5 days away and the Winter weather is as bad as any I have experienced.  Wind, snow (whiteouts), cold, making venturing outside a miserable experience. 4-wheel drive is a must getting up my driveway. Can’t get anywhere near Van’s Beach and picture taking is from out the Jeep window.  The sun made brief appearance around 1 pm…. Read more »

Vol XVII – #267 – A Merry Christmas Eve

(Report by Jim) The Christmas Eve family party was a Riverside IL thing for as long as I can remember. As my cousins moved northward one by one, the tradition moved to Leland (and to Northport this year). It’s what we all have in common going back four generations (depending on who you ask). So, from our family to yours,… Read more »