Vol XVI – #101 – A Rainy Hailey Day

Our pictures show a nice day happening, it was at the time, but it didn’t stay that way for very long.  Heavy rain began to fall before noon and golf ball sized hail began to cause havoc in parts of the county.  The sheriff said the hail dented all of his cruisers and he wasn’t very happy about it.  The cherry and apple… Read more »

Vol XVI – #099 – Penwood Memories

  Last evening a bunch of us old-timers gathered together to remember those we grew up with, partied with and competed with.  Don and Marilyn Pendergast were hosts for so many of our exploits at Penwood located at the mouth of the Carp River. Times have changed, Penwood has changed    

Vol XVI – #094 – Surfer’s Delight

  If it wasn’t for the coolness of the morning, you could believe you were in Hawaii looking out at the surf.  Sweatshirt weather, never the less a beautiful first day of July.  A challenging day for sailors on Big Blue.  Sunny, mid 70’s with possible weather system moving through on Thursday which means a great 4th of July celebration.

Vol XVI – #092 – Another Day in the Land of Delight

Another beautiful cool get-up. one of the amenities we enjoy is crisp clean air.  I mentioned yesterday that I would post a couple of pictures of the summer cottage that was torn down on Cemetery Point.  The cottage was owned by Edmund and Virginia Ball, ideal for entertaining with panoramic views of North Lake Leelanau.  I photographed every room and… Read more »