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Amateur Hour: My daughter had enough con...

My 8 year old daughter was diving again in trash cans at our neighbors. It’s a skill she learned from her teenage brother, who often ran away with planks thrown in while renovating the house next door. This “dumpster” was nothing more than a giant green bag made of a heavy-duty woven material supplied by […]

Italians equip yacht AB 100 with 5,700 h...

Simple, short and to the point, the AB 100 could very well be the fastest yacht of its size. Not to mention its Italian roots in style, design, architecture and lifestyle. But wait a second, maybe I’m a little ahead of myself. To understand the ship, it should help to know a bit about the […]

Vintage artifacts from Michigan demoliti...

Hundreds of items rescued from demolitions across Michigan are on sale in the REO town of Lansing. The treasures are part of the lifelong work of John Sears, who ran an environmental demolition and remediation company until his death in February following a motorcycle accident in Mexico. He was 41 years old. Sears leaves behind […]

Drought and heatwave experts available t...

Scientists study the dangers and impacts of drought and heat waves Teller Lake is experiencing extreme drought. Photo credit Carlye Calvin, University Corporation for Atmospheric Research. As parts of North America experience record heat waves and face extended periods of drought, scientists at the National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) are working to better understand […]

2021 Woodworking Machinery Market analys...

“ This report studies the Woodworking Machinery Market, covering market size for segment by Type (Machine Tools, Sander etc.), by Application (Home Use, Carpentry Shops etc.), by Sales Channel (direct channel, distribution channel), by actor (Homag, Scm, Biesse, Weinig, Ima Schelling, etc.) and by region (North America, Europe, Asia-Pacific, South America and Middle East & […]

Joe Jackson’s bat that sold for hundreds

Before determining if the Black Betsy replica was the real deal and had any value, Corey shared some interesting facts about Jackson, including the origin of his nickname “Shoeless Joe”. It turns out that Jackson only lost his shoes in one game of his career, because the tips of his crampons penetrated the sole of […]

Global Styrene Market Report 2021: Impac...

DUBLIN – (COMMERCIAL THREAD)–The “Global Styrene Market Report 2021: Impact of COVID-19 and Recovery until 2030” report was added to ResearchAndMarkets.com offer. The global styrene market is expected to grow from $ 31.31 billion in 2020 to $ 34.22 billion in 2021 at a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 9.3%. Styrene Global Market Report […]

San Angelo artisans showcase their talen...

San Angelo, Texas – The weekend in San Angelo was filled with opportunities to shop with local small businesses, primarily those that are artisans. The Greater San Angelo Craft Guilds Christmas Craft Fair in July or the July Christmas Shopping Show were shows that took place across town. “Anything can be turned into something unique,” […]

Call for applications: Maine Wood Bienni...

ROCKPORT – The Center for Furniture Craftsmanship in Rockport announces a statewide call for nominations for the 8th Jury Maine Wood Biennial. The exhibit, which will be held in the Messler Center Gallery from January 21 to April 6, 2022, will once again showcase the breadth, creativity and excellence of woodworking craftsmanship in the state […]

News of July 7, 1892

IONIA’S DAILY SENTINEL, THURSDAY, JULY 7, 1892 LOCAL LACONIC: A tarantula was found in a bunch of bananas at Aniba’s this morning by Geo. Batson. (Editor’s Note: – The 1891 IONIA CITY DIRECTORY lists Aniba, Arthur, owner of the City Restaurant and Hotel at 334 W. Main, with the same residence.) FOR SALE – BLACK […]