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Blog: Presque Isle, A Place for All Seasons

  • JANUARY’S CURIOUS WEATHER

      Living in Erie I am extremely familiar with the almost alien changes that come about in our weather patterns.  The old saying in Erie is that if you don’t like the weather, just stick around three or four hours, it is sure to change. Well, that certainly true of this year’s January weather so... View Article

  • The Cute Little Rodent with an Attitude

        I am, of course, talking about the little devil that scampers about your yard, raids your garage and even digs holes in your flower beds.  This cute little trouble-maker is called a Chipmunk.  Yes, they are a rodent that just happens to be related to squirrels. Please, don’t hold that against the squirrels.... View Article

  • WINTER WORLD

          Winter tends to stir either delight or distress in most people.  Some have been waiting for December 21 and the “Winter Solstice” to arrive with great anticipation.  This, of course, is the official day when we have the longest darkness here in the northern hemisphere and when we also greet the arrival... View Article

  • THE JOY AND ART OF NOTHINGNESS

        Why is it we all seem to not be able to  just do nothing anymore? What about just napping in the afternoon?  What’s the last book you read without the TV blaring in the background?  How many of you have taken the time to merely take an hour’s walk on the Presque Isle... View Article

  • PRESQUE ISLE “TIDBITS AND HISTORY.” # 2

    Here is a continuation of my Presque Isle “Tidbits and History.”  I am amazed at how much in the way of comments, calls and some new information I received from the first article.  Here’s a thanks to Curt B. for tidbit number 1 in this issue.   There were seven steam powered passenger vessels serving... View Article