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Times Are Still Changing

Times Are Still Changing

Change continues in Marion, Michigan, and that is a good thing. This week we’re taking a look back just five short years when we found these things happening Along the…

Along Our Beaten Path

Along Our Beaten Path

It is said that spring travels north at a rate of something like 16 miles a day. That would be genuine spring weather, the kind which gives us rich green…

Just A Dot On The Map

Just A Dot On The Map

I like a good map. The virtual kind will do if nothing else is available. But I prefer a map that you can touch and fold against the grain to…

Enough Already

As I sit down to write this on Tuesday afternoon, the weather alert has already hit my phone, warning me of this week’s anticipated snowfall. Soon enough it will be a main…

Check Off Another One

Check Off Another One

Since March roared in like the proverbial lion we are owed a sheepish exit for this all too memorable month but the latest forecast appears to be iffy. One last…

The Trouble with Trees…

The Trouble with Trees…

I’ve meant to make trees the topic of a Postcard for the past several weeks but other things have taken precedent…because of trees. It seems that the trees aren’t as…

Faith and Begora! ‘Tis St. Paddy’s Day

Faith and Begora!  ‘Tis St. Paddy’s Day

This week has gone awry beyond any reasonable expectations. Eventually I will tell you all about our week of interactions with trees when the scars are less fresh and leave…

Everyday is Woman’s Day

Everyday is Woman’s Day

Generally Tuesday is the last day of my writing week, if I do it right. Wednesday morning I mail the Postcard to the Press so my topic had better come along during the previous…

Marion’s Municipal Music Bowl

Marion’s Municipal Music Bowl

 It’s time for a spring break and so we’re taking one of sorts. This week I give you once again, the story of that much loved hole in the ground,…

Not in the Book

Not in the Book

By Julie Traynor Another phone book hit the mail box this week. It is one of perhaps six which will come our way through the year. They are like dirty…

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