Category Archives: People

Vol XX – #084 Meggen’s Monday

I love the early morning light as it begins to illuminate things we see every day, perhaps in a fresh new way. The light coming through the purple glass circle art at the Old Art Building caught my attention and I just had to stop and take a photo. The rest of the photos today are of our beloved commercial… Read more »

Vol XX – #079 More From the Enterprise 1934

(Report by Jim) Today’s report is from Leelanau Enterprise, Aug 2, 1934. What caught my eye was an ad offering “RIDES on Lake Michigan” given by none other than our favorite historical photographer, Erhardt Peters! Don’t forget the welding offered by Van’s Garage, just dial 22F2-1. Also, a harrowing tale of some kids capsizing a canoe a couple of miles… Read more »

Vol XX – #038 – Sun Also Sets and the Moon Also Rises

(Report by Jim) Hike up to the Clay Cliffs again today with my daughter for some cliff time. I promised not to stop for long periods to take photos, so I took some on the run with a long exposure. I love it when I can capture something painterly with my camera. The Supermoon came up across the north end… Read more »

Vol XIX – #350 – Leelanau Enterprise Oct 1927

Leelanau Enterprise, October 20, 1927 Where was the Colonial Theater in Suttons Bay? The Bay Theater opened in 1946, but was it the same building as the Colonial? In other news, Mr. and Mrs. Harold Taylor made their trip up from Indianapolis in 11 hours 30 minutes to visit an ailing J Elder Blackledge. The new Detroit automobile will have… Read more »

Vol XIX – #349 – Cool, Calm and Pretty Nice

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Vol XIX – #348 – Spring is in the Air… Somewhere!

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Vol XIX – #347 – Suddenly It’s Spring!

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Vol XIX – #346 – A Cloudy Day All day

        Bringing you glimpses of some breathing space from over the weekend. Monday has been a gray day (literally). The Leland Report calendars are now $5 each +$2 shipping! All book orders get a free 2020 calendar until further notice. The 2020 Leland Report Calendar is available for $5+$2 shipping! Click on the following link to order…. Read more »

Vol XIX – #345 – Happy Saint Patrick’s Day

Bringing you glimpses of some breathing space from over the weekend. Monday has been a gray day (literally). The Leland Report calendars are now $5 each +$2 shipping! All book orders get a free 2020 calendar until further notice. The 2020 Leland Report Calendar is available for $5+$2 shipping! Click on the following link to order. There is a special… Read more »

Vol XIX – #344 – Meggen’s Monday

    Bringing you glimpses of some breathing space from over the weekend. Monday has been a gray day (literally). The Leland Report calendars are now $5 each +$2 shipping! All book orders get a free 2020 calendar until further notice. The 2020 Leland Report Calendar is available for $5+$2 shipping! Click on the following link to order. There is… Read more »