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September: Drama Queen of Seasons/Hiking the Grand Traverse Commons

By MIKE NORTON September has certainly been a dramatic month here in the Traverse City area — great battalions of clouds racing across the sky; beams of thick sunlight  lancing out of the darkness like the searchlights of alien spaceships, … Continue reading

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It’s National Cherry Festival time again — and there are Cherries!

By MIKE NORTON My ears are ringing with the memory of jet engines. The air is filled with the delicate scent of bratwurst and elephant ears, and several thousand people seem to have appeared overnight outside my window. It must … Continue reading

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