Mining Journal Boomers & Beyonden-usWed, 24 Aug 2016 20:54:23 EDTWed, 24 Aug 2016 20:54:23 EDT Trail trekker - What makes an easier trip: hopping on a bus or walking 15 miles? Even Fred Eggli would admit that taking a Marq-Tran ride to visit his wife at the Marquette County Medical Care Facility in Ishpeming would be easier than taking the Iron...Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTCastle Rock or bust: Vacation memories delight was nine years old and Fenders was 19. He was always kidding around with us younger kids because he was a bit odd and had no friends his own age. We didn't care. He was great fun and took us on lots of adventures.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTSenior events CHATHAM: Senior Dining, noon, Township Hall, call 228-6522 before 9 a.m. GWINN: Drop-In Center, 8:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Clubhouse Morning Exercise Class, 8-8:30 a.m., Clubhouse Walking Aerobics, 9-10 a.m., Clubhouse Gym Chair Yoga, 10 a.m.Thu, 18 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTFormer Marquette resident is living as monk - What would make someone who was at the top of his class at the cusp of the computer age decide to become a monk? Ben Bennett, a former student at Graveraet High School, talked about his life as a Buddhist monk at a Tuesday presentation...Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDTDog days of August summon hard memories has a special feel to it, unmatched by any other month. The lazy dog days melt seamlessly into one another until it's hard to tell where one ends and the other begins. At least, that's the way it was when I was young.Thu, 11 Aug 2016 00:00:00 EDT