July 4th is almost upon us! And that means plenty of fun, festivities, and celebrations all around the nation! If you’re local to Ann Arbor or Washtenaw County, here are some fun ways you can celebrate Independence Day all around the area. See Fireworks Days in Advance July 4th is on a Wednesday this year, […]
Liberty and a Republic At the close of the Constitutional Convention of 1787, Ben Franklin was asked as he left Independence Hall on the final day of deliberation. Dr. Franklin “Well Doctor what have we got, a republic or a monarchy?” Franklin replied, “A republic . . . if you can keep it.” Franklin replied, […]
Does the flag still wave over the home of the free and brave? Happy Independence Day from the Missy Caulk Team! Forgotten the history of our national anthem, this short video will inspire you to remember.
Game day, Michigan plays Ohio, everyone here is excited…such a great rivalry. I have friends that are from Ohio, we like each other…are fellow bloggers. We don’t get nasty, we have fun, we respect each other. Why do people have to be mean? It’s football for gods sake! Good luck Maureen, Elaine and David. (We’ll […]
Released today during the Lions football game is the video by Pure Michigan. The video, at 3 minutes, 44 seconds long, flips through a multitude of recognizable Michigan locales as residents sing along to a modified version of the song “Good Time” by Owl City and “Call Me Maybe” singer Carly Rae Jepsen. I watched […]
There will be a golf outing to raise money for the Nick Belanger Assist Fund on June 15th at Brookside Golf Course in Saline, Mi. Nick recently passed from this life into the next on January 22nd. Nick’s parents live in my neighborhood and we have gotten to know one another through the passing of […]
The Ann Arbor Civic Chorus in raising money to travel to Europe next summer to perform at the Mozart International Chorus Festival in Salzburg, Austria and the 2012 American Celebration of Music in Tubingen, Germany (Ann Arbor’s sister city). The Ann Arbor Civic Chorus’s “Dance the Night Away“, adult only prom will be held at […]