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November 2009 Blog Posts (5)

HGTV names Mackinac Island 'A Top 10 Christmas Town'

HGTV made a list of America's top Christmas towns - and Mackinac Island naturally made the…

Added by Mike Forrester on November 29, 2009 at 8:31pm — 4 Comments

Mackinac Living Magazine

For nine years I have thoroughly enjoyed Mackinac Living magazine that comes out each Spring. Is the rumor true that last year's issue was the last and that the magazine is totally changing????

Added by Madeline Okerman Adie on November 28, 2009 at 7:22pm — 2 Comments

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Wishing you and yours a wonderful and happy Thanksgiving!

Added by Mike Forrester on November 25, 2009 at 11:56am — No Comments

"Dreams of Mackinac"

Hi ..... just want to let everyone know I have a new book out entitled "Dreams of Mackinac:Realizing the Dream of Owning Property on Mackinac Island and Embracing the Mackinac Island Lifestyle." It's published by Harbor House Publishers in Boyne City and is currently available for direct purchase from me; check out my website for ordering info. You will also find it in the Island Bookstores on Mackinac Island and in… Continue

Added by Charlie Jansen on November 16, 2009 at 12:35am — 2 Comments

Round Island Lighthouse is the favorite!

Round Island Lighthouse was voted favorite lighthouse by the attendees of the Great Lakes Lighthouse Festival which was held the week-end of October 9th in Alpena, Michigan.

This distinction makes Round Island Lighthouse the featured lighthouse for the 2010 Great Lakes Lighthouse Festival slated to be held in October in Alpena.

Added by Pat Eckenstahler on November 5, 2009 at 4:09pm — 2 Comments

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Coast Guard on Mackinac Island

Started by Robert Posar. Last reply by Robert Posar Oct 10, 2014. 7 Replies

I was a Coast Guardsman assigned to the Mackinac Island Life Boat Station 1958-1960. The Station is now the Visitors Center. While living on the island for near 2 years, I met many wonderful Islanders, worked for the City, and rode saddle horses for…Continue

Arnold Ferry

Started by Tina Fragale. Last reply by Mike Forrester May 15, 2014. 2 Replies

I understand Arnold Ferry may not longer be running. It is our tradition to get to and from the island on Arnold!! Anyone have any info? BRING BACK ARNOLD!!

A view of the bridge

Started by Robert Keck May 4, 2014. 0 Replies

This is a webcam that went on line last fall, okay to add?

Grand Hotel entrance fee

Started by Tina Fragale. Last reply by maxine teachout Apr 6, 2014. 2 Replies

I have read in one place only, that if you enter the hotel grounds from West Bluff or by a horse drawn carriage, there is no entrance fee. Can anyone confirm this?Thanks! TinaContinue

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