Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra Lands Exclusive Three Year Steven Spielberg/John Williams Movie Deal

by Found Inon February 4, 2017
KALAMAZOO, MI, February 01, 2017 /24-7PressRelease KSO in three-year agreement with the Los Angeles based Gorfaine/Schwartz Agency and New York based IMG Artists as Southwest Michigan’s exclusive partner in live performances of three Steven Spielberg/John Williams movies. The Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra is proud to announce that, in addition to its existing multiyear alliance with Disney […]

Bonkers for Blueberries!

by YooperGoddesson August 11, 2016
Blueberry Fever! If there was such a disease, I would certainly have it. I love picking them, cooking them, freezing them, eating them, talking about them. Not only are they delicious, but they are so nutritious. In the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, you can pick them until your fingers turn blue. I’ve even gone to […]

Pictured Rock Boat Cruise — Simply Amazing!!

by YooperGoddesson August 5, 2016
When you think of the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, the first thing that comes to mind is the great Gitche Gumee, otherwise known as Lake Superior. The massive lake is, by surface area, the largest fresh water lake in the world. The amount of water contained in Lake Superior could flood North America and South […]

906 Is Midwest Mountain Biking Mecca

by YooperGoddesson August 4, 2016
Marquette County, located in the heart of Michigan’s Upper Peninsula, is often referred to as a mountain biking mecca. The area attracts thousands of bikers each year who want to challenge their skills or just soak up some mud. Bikers have so many trails with varying degrees of difficulty to choose from; most notably, the Noquemanon […]

That Ain’t No Ordinary Hot Dog

by YooperGoddesson August 3, 2016
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Who would travel an hour for a hot dog? In the Upper Peninsula of Michigan, its not uncommon for people to jump in the car, drive 30 to 60 miles to arrive at their destination — Munising, Michigan. Munising is a beautiful little town right on Lake Superior. Not only is it home to Pictured […]

3 Tips for Your Labor Day Barbecue

by Ben Banfieldon September 1, 2015
With the dog days of summer winding down, many of us are busy planning our Labor Day Barbecue. This American tradition is often a time for many people to gather with friends, crank on some tunes, grab a frosty beverage and celebrate the end of the summer. Below are some tips to make your Barbecue […]

Northern Michigan’s Small Town Gem

by Ben Banfieldon August 26, 2015
Nestled at the intersection of the mouth of the Jordan River and the South Arm of Lake Charlevoix in Northern Lower Michigan lies East Jordan.  The town’s claim to fame is being the corporate home of EJ (formerly known as the East Jordan Iron Works).  EJ produces products such as manhole covers and fire hydrants […]