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Blight

Blight

I saw in the letters to the editor, a letter about blight problems in Farwell.  As the former Hayes Township Supervisor, I can tell you that blight is one of…

Just Thinking – My Dad

My Dad was bigger and stronger than any other Dad in the world. If you don’t believe it just ask me.  My Dad could do anything.  When he returned from…

Summer is here again

Summer is here again

Here it is again, summer season has arrived, Memorial Day has passed. I drive by the lakes and streams, I see campers set up, and people in kayaks and boats…

They’re at it again

Michigan, which is considering a major fuel tax hike, already has some of the nation’s highest taxes on fuel, but the lowest spending on roads. It’s a nasty combination, but…

In search of the elusive morels

Every year a vast group of mighty hunters, don their hunting clothes, grab their weapons, which consists of a walking staff and a bag of some sort and head north…

A letter to Mom

Dear Mom, I’m not one to write letters, and it has been a long time since I wrote one, but I want to share with you some of the thoughts…

Year-around schools

Let me say from the start, I have no preference about the school days, all my children are raised and they must deal with their own offspring the way they…

Time to barbeque

Hurray, that time of year has finally arrived when all the snow has disappeared, the temperature has risen to an acceptable level, and rain has held off.  All of the…

Words

Words

Have you ever wondered what language some of those young people are using nowadays? I almost have to have an interpreter to converse with my children and grandchildren. I picked…

Just Thinking – Back in the 50’s again

I saw this little cafe on the street I was driving down, and it caught my eye. So I turned my car around and made my way back to check…

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