Sunday, June 7, 2020

Milwaukee Tool Drops Off The AX, a Newly Designed Wood Cutting Sawzall Blade with...

Marquette – June 16, 2011 -  Milwaukee’s tool rep dropped off some samples of the all new “AX Sawzall blade” with a new Fang Tip and new teeth design called Nail Guard. Who would have thought these nasty, ruthless little “cut it all blades” could get any tougher? Examining this sample blade the rep gave [...]

WFXD Announces The U.P.’s Home Town Festival Skandia Days July 16

Skandia – July 16, 2011 – WFXD sponsors Skandia Days July 16. Decades upon decades families have gone out each July to watch or walk the parade, play in the bouncy house, play baseball, and participate in Field Games.  This year, Border Town will be the featured entertainment from 4 till 8pm. Longtime participant, a [...]

The beauty of Marquette and Upper Michigan

Cold Rain, meet Warm Pavement following Monday Evening's Downpour in Marquette.The Rain led to some really cool photo opportunities.  Have a great weekend, and...

Rush is on Tour with Moving Pictures and some Great Drums

David Lettermen said Rush is on tour again with a new release of a the cd album “Moving Pictures”. Rush’s drummer was featured on Letterman. I was so impressed with his drum set, I took 3 pictures of the tv screen. I have never seen drums like this before. In the pics below, drummer Neal [...]

Recording A Homegrown Record In The U.P.-Shredding Guitars In Houghton

In this week's post, we get to the next step, which is guitars...and has a ton more pictures!After the drums were put down, we...

An Upper Peninsula Sunrise is Worth Rolling Out of Bed Extra Early

Negaunee - June 8 2011 – Negaunee Township sunrises are spectacular. It’s 6:30am and 73 outside with a heavy atmosphere. The skies seem just dull and thick with a blanket of grey, and this gorgeous image emerges. As the sun climbed higher an orange trail shot out almost inviting me to walk that bridge to [...]
Golf Marquette County, Michigan

Marquette County Golf Courses in Great Shape entering 2011 Summer Season

Marquette, MI. - Spring 2011 was just plain ugly; but Upper Peninsula golfers will be reaping the benefits of a chilly and soggy spring...

Recording A Homegrown Record In The U.P.-Drumming In Houghton

The first thing to any album, was discussion with the band (in this case, my friend Matt.)  What's to discuss?  The general sound of...
Heal Thyself!

Reducing Stress at Work or Home. Some days just SUCK!

Marquette, Michigan -Some days just SUCK!!Tight deadlines at work, kids at home not acting their age and ignoring their classwork; co-workers bringing you in on their...

Tips how to Feel Full and Eat Less when Feeling Fat. Lose Weight...

- Marquette, MI. By:  Mark EvansFeel fat?  Many people in the Upper Peninsula do.   Here are five simple tips on how you can feel like you're eating...