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Monday, August 4, 2014

From the Office of the Mayor of Toledo: Effective immediately, customers of the City of Toledo Public Water system may now safely drink tap water. Consistent test results have shown microcystin no longer exceeds the recommended drinking water warning of 1 microgram per liter standard set by the World Health Organization in testing

tags: Lake Erie

Thursday, July 17, 2014

50th Annual Port Fish day in Port Washington, Wisconsin The next celebration promises more of the excitement, entertainment and family fun on the third Saturday in July. But the day-long celebration is more than just fun, games and food. Fish Day has been the financial lifeline for nine civic organizations that run the fish and

tags: Events, Lake Michigan

Wednesday, July 16, 2014

Rock & Dock at North Coast Harbor Transient Marina Lures Boaters to Downtown Cleveland July 14, 2014 (Cleveland, OH) - Rock & Dock at North Coast Harbor Transient Marina has opened in Downtown Cleveland as downtown’s newest addition has 53 dock slips that can accommodate boats with a minimum length of 26 feet. Boaters

by: Terri Ford

tags: Events, Lake Erie

Tuesday, June 4, 2013

by: Toledo Beach Marina

tags: Events, Lake Erie

Tuesday, May 28, 2013

Lighthouses are definitely in the spotlight at the Door County Maritime Museum in Sturgeon Bay where “The Lighthouse Show” is currently on exhibit. This extraordinary collection of paintings featuring Door County’s many historic lighthouses is now on display in the Museum’s Reddin Bridge Room. The show will

by: Door County Maritime Museum

tags: Events, History, Lake Michigan

Friday, October 12, 2012

Every autumn, nature puts on a brilliant show of color on Drummond Island. From bright yellows to vibrant reds, the leaves transform the landscape, showing off their rich and intense hues. Every year people flock here to take in the fall foliage, to catch a glimpse of nature's splendor. Now they come not only for the colors - they

by: Drummond Island Tourism Association

tags: Events, Lake Huron

Friday, October 5, 2012

Frenchtown Harbor is an exciting developing community where you will find beautiful resort like living at an affordable price. Located in Frenchtown, Michigan, the gated community is close to everything and less than 30 minutes from Detroit Metro Airport, downtown Detroit, downtown Toledo, and Ann Arbor. The community is less than two

by: Frenchtown Harbor

tags: Lake Erie, Real Estate

Tuesday, May 22, 2012

Main Street USA Historic charm and Midwestern hospitality give boaters good reason to linger in Port Washington, just 30 miles north of Milwaukee on the western shore of Lake Michigan. Its downtown boasts the largest collection of pre-Civil War ear buildings in the state, and the restoration of this area and nearby coast have helped

by: Brad Kovach, written for Marinalife

tags: Destination, Lake Michigan

Friday, May 18, 2012

Often referred to as the Cape Cod of the Midwest, Wisconsin’s Door County has more than 300 miles of shoreline packed with activities and great boating destinations. The 75-mile-long peninsula is studded with restaurants, boutiques, and performing arts venues, and hosts numerous summer festivals. The surrounding waters are

by: Joy McPeters, written for Marinalife

tags: Destination, Lake Michigan

Tuesday, April 3, 2012

Cayuga Lake Scenic Byway, NY – American history is deeply rooted in Cayuga County. The region is paved with historical landmarks as it was once home to not only the Cayuga Indians, but also American pioneers such as entrepreneur Pleasant Rowland who is best known for creating the American Girl brand and Henry Wells, founder of

by: Cayuga County Office of Tourism

tags: Destination, History, Lake Ontario

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