Cathie Martin

Ding, Ding, Ding…Lunch Is Being Served At The HURON Lightship.

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The daily special is freshwater shrimp with a side of succulent, slightly al dente night-crawlers. Sound appetizing? If you’re a catfish, redhorse sucker or smallmouth bass, it will! The Port Huron Museum is pleased to announce the start of a new fish feeding program at The HURON Lightship. Designed and installed by Gregory A.D. with…

Art In The Park – In Port Austin This Weekend

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A juried art show featuring more than 50 artists, Art in the Park, takes place in scenic Gallup Park in the beautiful Village of Port Austin, Saturday and Sunday, August 30 and 31.  Over 50 artists with original creations will have their art on display and for sale.  Artwork array features stained glass, oil, acrylic, watercolor, photography,…

Old Fashioned Harvest Days

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The 30th annual Old Fashioned Harvest Days show displayed near 250 tractors, steam engines and other related antiques over the weekend at Goodells County Park.  The event was hosted by the St. Clair County Farm Museum and serves as a fundraiser for the museum to continue to preserve artifacts.  Organizers said the  show is a…

Puddle Paw For Youth

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The Blue Water YMCA’s first Puddle Paw Youth Obstacle Course took place on Saturday.  The event was held to help promote healthy living through nutrition and exercise according to organizers.  The obstacle course began with a run, then kids jumped in mud, dribbled a ball, took a turn on a slip and slide, jumped over…

30th Annual Steam Show And Old Fashion Harvest Days

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Continuing today,  August 24 – Celebrate Days of How-it-Used-to-Be! On the 4th weekend of August every year the St. Clair County Farm Museum gives you a taste of Yesteryear. It is a celebration of our American Heritage and a salute to our forefathers and women that made America great.  Find Antique Tractors, Equipment, Hit and Miss…

Harsens Island Blue Grass Festival

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The Harsens Island Schoolhouse Grille will sponsor the 5th Annual Roots Music Festival on the grounds of the Schoolhouse Grille on beautiful Harsens Island.  Along with music you will find artists and crafters of many varieties and flavors, food and beverages, including an incredible fish fry, a beer tent with craft beers and wine tastings to…

City Manager Excited About The Installation Of The Kayak Launch

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City manager James Freed is excited about the installation of the kayak launch next to the Seventh Street Bridge in downtown Port Huron on the Black River.  He says it is a handicapped accessible kayak and paddler’s launch and this $100,000 project was funded basically by private donations.  A ribbon cutting will be held next…

Highland Games Compete At The Michigan Renaissance Festival

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Celebrate Scottish heritage at the Michigan Renaissance Festival during the Highland Fling weekend on August 23rd and 24th.  Patrons can expect to be wowed this Saturday and Sunday by the US-Canadian Highland Heavy Games Championship. The Championship will be a series of 5 different events that include the Braemar Stone, Stone Throw, 56lb Weight for distance,…