Eric is a native Michigander with an interest in geogrpahy and history - but the reads won't be as snoozy as you might remember from school. In a previous life he was lead explorer of Season 1 of the Haunts and Legends of New York video series (http://bit.ly/HauntsAndLegendsNYS) and host of Foodamazoo (http://bit.ly/Foodamazoo).
Battle Creek Once Fed America Their Girl Scout Cookies
Battle Creek is the breakfast capitol of America. You know that. But did you know that our factories once fed America its Girl Scout cookies?
A Goose Has Been Attacking Students at Eastern Michigan – Can We Get Him on the Football T…
The toughest hombre on the Eastern Michigan University campus in Ypsilanti is a goose that has been attacking students.
Insane Inflatable Returns to Lansing Area July 2019 – St Patrick’s Day Deal Now
The crazy fun serious fun of the Insane Inflatable 5K is coming back to Mid-Michigan in June 2019 at Uncle John's Cider Mill.
Every Stone From This Magnificent Michigan Home was Once Hand Washed in the Grand River
Some call it the most beautiful home in Eaton Rapids. It's big, and historic - and perhaps most striking is the story that every field stone on this home was, according to legend, hand washed in the Grand River.
This Is How Far You’ll Need to Travel to Score Southwest’s $49 Hawaii Fare
Don't pack your bags until you see how far away from Michigan you'll need to travel to find those cheap Southwest fares to Hawaii.
Hurricane Force Winds Confirmed on Lake Superior During February 2019 Wind Storm
The last weekend of February brought a windstorm and blizzard that will be remembered for a long time across Michigan. Perhaps it's fortunate that the one location that saw hurricane force winds has no permanent population.
Arizona Gets Dusting of Snow, Newspaper Whines ‘We Might as Well Be Michigan’
We get it, southern Arizona, you have heat and deserts and snow is a complete rarity. So perhaps it shouldn't come as a surprise that the front page of Saturday's (2/23) Arizona Daily Star from Tuscon shouted out the headline, "We Might As Well be Michigan."
Falling Mackinac Bridge Ice Just Destroyed This Truck’s Windshield
Crossing the Mackinac Bridge is perfect weather is harrowing enough for some people. Imagine a crossing in an intense winter storm - one with ice falling from the tall bridge superstructures. That's the scenario this driver faced today.
This Obscure Michigan Location is the Westernmost Point in the Eastern Time Zone
Michigan's time zone boundary gives us a geographic oddity - the westernmost point of the Eastern Time Zone in the United States.
Jackson, Michigan Was Once Known as Jacksonopolis Then Jacksonburg
Greeting from Jacksonopolis? That was the original name for Jackson, Michigan.