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Breakfast at the Torch Lake Cafe Saturday – You come too.

April 5, 2013


As everyone Around Here knows by now, Chris and Sonny divided the Torch Lake Market in two and put both sides up for lease. Then they went on vacation. All winter snow piled up in the parking lot and I mourned. However. On Saturday morning at 8 am the Torch Lake Cafe will reopen. I […]

From Elk Rapids to Torch Lake everything’s waking up

April 14, 2012


There's an enormous amount of work going on at the upper harbor in Elk Rapids. On Friday the sidewalk superintendents were out in force. And there's more.

Sunday Morning TLV – Up North in Michigan

December 18, 2011


A busy week, with too much to do, too little time to do it, even with Real Broadband. There were international cultural exchanges, the long-awaited publication of a book, and a visit to yet another new business in the Township. We have highlights.

We used to have Kool-Aid stands

May 27, 2011


On my way to the Eastport Market I passed a hand-lettered sign: "Fresh Morels." On the way back I stopped at the impromptu morel stand on US-31. Canny little merchants, these.

4 Sale

April 21, 2011


Wait, wait . . .

Dreams of live blogging from Chris’n’Sonny’s

April 16, 2011


So yesterday was the Big Day. Chris and Sonny opened up the Torch Lake Market for breakfast and the Season began.