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My Spot

My Spot

If you are a fan of television’s Big Bang Theory, you are aware that Sheldon has a place on the couch he refers to as ‘my spot’. It is a…

Another One Bites The Dust

Another One Bites The Dust

Today is December 1. It is the 335th day of this year. There are 30 busy days left in 2017. During this time the northern hemisphere will experience the first day of…

Just Listen

Just Listen

It’s the day after Thanksgiving and here we are, full of turkey and the trimmings and basking in the glow of our family. It is always a most contented feeling…

Gone Huntin’

Gone Huntin’

I’ve told all the deer season related stories I have to tell. Most weren’t really hunting tales anyway, just events which coincided with the annual white tale hunt. I’ve told…

The Main Street Club

The Main Street Club

I was sorry to hear last week of the passing of Geraldine “Gerry” Peterson. She was a Marion girl of good standing. She was born in her grandparent’s house on…

Things of a Historical Nature

Things of a Historical Nature

I am writing this on Wednesday morning. Halloween was yesterday and today is November 1, also known as All Saints and/or All Souls Day. Michigan’s firearm deer hunting season is two weeks…

Picture Perfect Past

Picture Perfect Past

An interesting real photo black and white picture postcard came into the collection of the Marion Area Historical Museum recently. This is a slightly different view than most we see.…

Still Sailing The Ark

Still Sailing The Ark

Mom Nature has thrown the switch once again. Warm to cool. Cool to warmer, now what the weatherman claims to be normal, whatever you consider that to be. And so,…

Fall and Family

Fall and Family

 Our foray into the wilds of the Hiawatha National Forest campgrounds behind Tippy Dam, proved to be a grand thing this time of year. But then we knew it would…

The Autumn Gardener Tour

The Autumn Gardener Tour

We are taking our camper out for one last tour for a couple of days this week. We are hoping that they are perfect examples of the best fall weather,…

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