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Gonna Do In The New Year

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist Well, the hoopla is over and it’s time to get going on all of those things you’ve set aside for winter. You know…

New Year, New Decade

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist The new century is coming of age. We are no longer toddlers in a new millennium, but young adults soon to be of…

Happy Birthday to Me

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist Every so often during the social portion of a meeting of the Marion Area Historical Society, the group asks each to share a Marion memory,…

Give Marion

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist The most anticipated day of the year is almost here. Just four more days and Christmas Day will dawn upon Marion, Michigan. If you are…

Christmas Tales

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist I missed the Christmas meeting of the Marion Area Historical Society, and for that, I am sad. Each December the group shares a…

Overdue Postage

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist The 1-2 punch Old Man Winter dealt us early Sunday has certainly changed the landscape from drab late fall, which it technically still…

Family Time

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist Somehow we think Bruce might just appreciate this photo of he and fellow MHS footballer, the late Pete Stein. Bruce, right, was a…

Thanksgiving Thankful

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist Happy Thanksgiving from the Pines.   It’s gradual, like the cooling temperatures and the sun sliding south. This is the time of year we…

The Deer Season Cometh

Firearm deer season isn’t the only thing which cometh this week. Old Man Winter has chosen to make an early appearance this year. He and Mom Nature are certainly having…

No Gold This Week, Just Boards

Julie Traynor Postcards from the Pine Columnist The Mill Pond as she appeared in 1943. The new boardwalk will run from the lower right, at the spillway, to the left,…

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