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Strings on the

Strings on the Bay

ESCANABA — Strings on the Bay, an annual summer chamber music series at Bay de Noc Community College, begins 7:30 p.m. on June 27 at the Besse Center Theater. This performance is the first of three concerts this summer, and it is entitled “Escanaba Connections.” Paul Lundin, the music ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. June 23-24 — My Twin Bridge Summer at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 6 — #IMOMSOHARD at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 14-Aug. 12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 16 — Tig Notaro at 7 p.m. at the ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: July 21-22— The Clairvoyants, $33, 8 p.m. Sept. 15-16—The Million Dollar ...

Book Review: “Charlton Heston: Hollywood’s Last Icon” by Marc Eliot

Talk about your movie miracles: As a struggling stage actor Charlton Heston was down to posing nude for art classes to pay his rent in New York. Thirteen years later, he was posing with an Academy Award for “Ben-Hur” (1959), in which he played a man twice saved by Christ. Heston had felt ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: July 21-22— The Clairvoyants, $33, 8 p.m. Sept. 15-16—The Million Dollar ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. June 23-24 — My Twin Bridge Summer at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 6 — #IMOMSOHARD at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 14-Aug. 12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 16 — Tig Notaro at 7 p.m. at the Meyer ...

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The raft at Kitch-iti-kipi.

Kitch-iti-kipi

MANISTIQUE — Kitch-iti-kipi (“KITCH-i-tee-KI-pee” with short “i”s) is Michigan’s largest natural freshwater spring. The name means “big cold water” and it’s sometimes referred to as “The Big Spring.” Kitch-iti-kipi is an oval pool measuring 300 by 175 feet and is about ...

This book cover image released by Crown shows, "Lola," by Melissa Scrivner Love. (Crown via AP)

“Lola” by Melissa Scrivner Love

“Lola” (Crown), by Melissa Scrivner Love Melissa Scrivner Love’s “Lola,” her first novel, utilizes her television background and familiarity with law enforcement to craft a tough, gritty and graphic crime thriller. Lola, who had a rough childhood, now lives with her boyfriend, ...

This cover image released by Minotaur shows, "The Outsider," a novel by Anthony Franze. (Minotaur via AP)

“The Outsider” by Anthony Franze

“The Outsider” (Minotaur), by Anthony Franze A law student seeking employment after graduation lands in a conspiracy inside the U.S. Supreme Court in “The Outsider,” Anthony Franze’s latest legal thriller. Grayson Hernandez gets a job with the court, but it’s in the mailroom. He ...

Fayette State Park

GARDEN — Fayette Historic State Park is the state park of the historic town of Fayette in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is located on the Big Bay de Noc of Lake Michigan in between Snail Shell Harbor and Sand Bay, on the southern side of the Upper Peninsula, about 17 miles south of US 2. ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. June 9-24 — My Twin Bridge Summer at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar June 10 — Celtic Woman at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar July 6 — #IMOMSOHARD at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 14-Aug. 12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: July 21-22— The Clairvoyants, $33, 8 p.m. Sept. 15-16—The Million Dollar ...

Book Review: “The Wanderers” by Meg Howrey

In "The Wanderers," a private corporation called Prime Space is financing the first crewed mission to Mars and training three astronauts: an American woman, a Russian man and a Japanese man. Helen, Sergei and Yoshi will undergo an elaborate, 17-month simulation that will use virtual reality ...

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DeYoung Family Zoo

WALLACE — Family fun is just a short drive away at the DeYoung Family Zoo, located at N5406 County Road 577, Wallace, Mich. While at the zoo, families can enjoy a wide range of exotic animals including lions, tigers, monkeys, tortoise, alligators, a hippopotamus and more. Other animals ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. June 9-24 — My Twin Bridge Summer at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar June 10 — Celtic Woman at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar July 6 — #IMOMSOHARD at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 14-Aug. 12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at ...

Casino Shows

Island Resort & Casino, Harris (1-877-ISL-SHOW) Comedy acts at 7 p.m. Club Four One Nightclub. Lounge entertainment (8:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. Eastern time) Headlining at the Island Showroom Stage: July 21-22— The Clairvoyants, $33, 8 p.m. Sept. 15-16—The Million Dollar ...

Book Review: “Lincoln in the Bardo” by George Saunders

Days after his son Willie’s death, Abraham Lincoln returned alone, late at night, to his 11-year-old’s crypt. In his new novel, George Saunders takes this historical nugget, gleaned from a cemetery watchman’s logbook, and imagines a night in the company of ghosts. “Lincoln in the ...

Ilsa Matthes | Daily Press 
Despite gloomy skies and occasional downpours, automotive enthusiasts from as far away as Colorado came to show off their vehicles at the 31st Annual Krusin Klassics Car Show Saturday. The annual event began with a parade in downtown Escanaba Friday and continued with activities at the U.P. State Fairgrounds Saturday.

Krusin Klassics

ESCANABA — The annual Krusin Klassics Fun Run, which is entering its 32nd year in 2017, has become a tradition to the people of Delta County. The festivities begin with a parade of classic cars along downtown Escanaba’s main drag, Ludington Street. In recent years, organizers have ...

Regional Concerts

GREEN BAY, Wis. June 9-24 — My Twin Bridge Summer at the Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar June 10 — Celtic Woman at 7:30 p.m. at the Weidner Center. Ticketstar July 6 — #IMOMSOHARD at 8 p.m. at Meyer Theatre. Ticketstar July 14-Aug. 12 — Getting Pickled in Oconto “Bond Style” at ...