Category Archives: Entertainment

Only two Moons left

Yesterday was one of those days that are so common in Elk Rapids this time of year. The air was fresh and cool, finches tended their nests, flags furled, ducks tipped. And last night, there was a full Moon. Perhaps … Continue reading

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Streak on!

The Rotary Variety Show is Fri & Sat, May 13, 14 at 7:30 p.m. in the ERHS Auditorium. Tickets are $10. One of the club’s major fundraisers, this entertaining event contributed more than $60,000 last year to projects throughout the … Continue reading

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Burning issue

I would like the following profundity to be an original uttering, not spewed prior by Oscar Wilde one night in an Irish Pub, or some such, and therefore to this day already immortalized in Quotable Quote books everywhere, to wit: … Continue reading

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Speculation or portent?

William and Kate announced plans for a delayed honeymoon, fueling spreading rumors that Elk Rapids will be that undisclosed location.

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It’s all in the spelling

I have noticed a building controversy in Elk Rapids, possibly exacerbated by the resurgence of live performances at the Historic Township Hall. A skirmish of words, trending towards war, has erupted between staff and patrons of the Elk Rapids Cinema … Continue reading

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A Royal ‘Main Event’

Live blog signoff from the Royal Wedding at 7:12 a.m. 7:08 a.m.Couple arrives outside. Adoring fans. Bells. Carriage does not show its pumpkin heritage. Kate opts for carriage rather than bareback. Carriage departs, footmice erect at back. 7:06 a.m.Recession: couple, … Continue reading

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MOB a success

Opening night Tonight the Elk Rapids Players put on the area premiere of Moon Over Buffalo (MOB). I could not attend but early reports are that those in the full house thoroughly enjoyed themselves. “It was incredibly funny and there … Continue reading

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