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Trails in Jackson

Jun 01, 2018

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There are a number of trails in the City of Jackson and Jackson County. Trails are a great place to go for a bike ride with friends or take an evening walk with the family. They also can provide another

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“Jackson & the Great War” Exhibit at Ella Sharp Museum

May 31, 2018

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"Jackson & the Great War", an exhibit at Ella Sharp Museum, is open now through August 24, 2018. The exhibit commemorates the Centennial Anniversary of the US involvement in WWI. The exhibit features letters, uniforms, a Sparton gas alarm, helmets, and

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Learn to be a Tourist in your own Hometown - Downtown Jackson

May 30, 2018

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I was having lunch the other day with a friend and she mentioned how much she loved going to Chelsea and spending a day in their downtown and she wishes she could do that in our downtown. I work downtown

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Vito’s Espresso

May 30, 2018

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I tasted my first coffee when I was six years old. My dad made the mistake of leaving his creamed and sugared brew sitting where I could reach it. It was delicious. I would've never thought that  I

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Explore Disc Golf in Jackson

May 30, 2018

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Disc golf is one of the fastest growing recreation sports in America. Michigan is blessed to have more than 300 public courses throughout the state.    Jackson’s disc golf scene has really grown over the

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Five Years of Cheers

May 30, 2018

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Cheers! A word that so often punctuates the end of a toast. To family, to friends, to the happy couple, to the accomplished graduate, to the retiring colleague, wishing them many good things in  one little word.   This

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Top 20 Things to Do in Jackson this Summer

May 22, 2018

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Each summer Jackson, Michigan is jammed-packed with action, adventure, and scenic sights! Enjoy annual festivals that celebrate our unique craft of wine and beer making, along with the arts, or take a step back in time to relive some

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A Day at Sparks Foundation County Park

May 22, 2018

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Looking to spend a day in the fresh air and sunshine? Sparks Foundation County Park is the perfect place! Located in Jackson, Michigan, it’s a beautiful midwestern park that’s packed with things to do - from

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Overnight Packages

May 01, 2018

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Overnight Packages | Jackson, MI 2018 JACKSON FAIR PACKAGE RATES STARTING AT $187 The recently renovated Holiday Inn Express & Suites is just a short drive from the Jackson County Fairgrounds where you’re invited to

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Uncovering History One Track at A Time at the Lost Railway Museum

Apr 30, 2018

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Imagine the time before paved streets, cars and buses. Village streets bustling with activity and people in the early 1900’s of Grass Lake. The electric Interurban Railway System is the primary mode of public transportation. More than six railways

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