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2014-09-12 12:22:59

Blue Harbor Resort, Wisconsin's Top Lakefront Resort Brings Together the Best in the Craft SHEBOYGAN, Wis., Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- On October 18th, dozens of the best craft beers in the country will be featured at the Big Blue Craft Beer Festival at Blue Harbor Resort on the shores of Lake Michigan in scenic Sheboygan, Wisconsin. The festival will be set at the end of South Pier which features gorgeous waterfront views. Working with the local Sheboygan brewery, 3 Sheeps...

2014-08-05 12:26:24

New Amenity Adds Entertainment Option for Groups and Guests SHEBOYGAN, Wis., Aug. 5, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Blue Harbor Resort & Spa, the #1 resort on Wisconsin's Lake Michigan coast, today introduced Sheboygan County's first indoor glow-in-the-dark miniature golf course called The Lost Temples. Located above the resort's 43,000 square foot Breaker Bay Waterpark, this family addition to Blue Harbor is well suited for guests and groups of all ages. The Lost Temples provides...

2014-05-08 16:23:21

SEATTLE, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- When summer finally arrives in Chicago, urban dwellers know it's time to head to the shores of Lake Michigan, the city's playground for water recreation, volleyball, and relaxing. Tommy Bahama and the Chicago Park District (CPD) have partnered to create a fun and activity-rich environment for locals and visitors to enjoy at Chicago's public beaches. As the "Official Sponsor of Summer," Tommy Bahama will bring its relaxed, "Make Life One Long Weekend(TM)"...

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2013-11-15 03:30:11

redOrbit Meteorologist Joshua Kelly Big Story Weather from November 14: High pressure dominated most of the country with tranquil weather yesterday. The colder weather pushed into the East Coast, while the Plains began to warm back up. Big Story Weather Discussion for November 15: Surface Map 11AM: High pressure will push into the Atlantic today and a new storm system will push into the Pacific Northwest bringing rain and snow to the region. Surface Map 11PM: Low pressure...

Supreme Court Rejects Plans To Save Great Lakes From Asian Carp
2012-02-28 05:44:59

The U.S. Supreme Court rejected a measure on Monday to spend $51 million in order to help prevent Asian carp from reaching the Great Lakes. Officials from Michigan and four other states proposed a new strategy on Thursday that would have included setting up traps and nets in rivers, as well as testing scents that could help lure carp to where they could be captured. The justices ruling was their fourth rejection of pleas by the states for interim steps, including closure of navigational...

2011-10-22 07:00:00

Imagine having a birds-eye view of the Great Lakes coastline anywhere in the Upper Peninsula of Michigan including the shorelines of Lake Superior, Lake Michigan and Lake Huron. Now you can! The Superior Watershed Partnership (SWP) is proud to announce the Great Lakes Shoreviewer a free online imagery tool that provides over 1,400 miles of beautiful color photography for the entire Upper Peninsula shoreline. Madison, WI (PRWEB) October 22, 2011 Great Lakes coastal photos and conservation...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'