Experiencing History in Jackson

Jun 23, 2017

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While we may not have the historic walking tours of plantations that they do in the south, or John Quincy Adams house tours that Boston offers, Jackson has a rich and vibrant history of its own and one worth experiencing.


The Reasons Why I Love Jackson

Jun 09, 2017

        Author Bio: Annie O'Dowd Annie is a community leader through Girl Scouts and a talented local author. When she isn't in school perfecting her writing skills and learning new things, Annie enjoys fighting sprinklers


Lost Railway Museum to Host a Fundraiser

Jun 08, 2017

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Uncovering History, One Track at a Time Before the car, when horses were still the way people got around town, the Interurban railway showed up and changed lives. Folks from rural America took a ride to the city – to


10 Reasons You’ve Got to Visit Jackson this Summer

Jun 01, 2017

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Jackson, Michigan is full of adventure, unique history, some of the most incredible museums, and too many events to count! If you’ve never been to Jackson, you’re missing out on a genuine Michigan treasure. Here are 10


4 Jackson Museums You Won’t Find Anywhere Else

Jun 01, 2017

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Museums often get a bad rap for being stuffy, quiet, and full of things you can’t touch. However, that’s not the case in Jackson, Michigan. Jackson is chock-full of some of the most unique places you


What to Expect at the Pedal and Whine Bike Tour

May 31, 2017

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RIDE THE PEDAL AND WHINE BIKE TOUR Participants in this year’s Pedal and Whine Bike Tour will begin their day by parking at the East Jackson Elementary School on Walz Road, which runs north from Brills Lake Road.


Hiking in Jackson County

May 30, 2017

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With almost 70 miles of planned hiking trails in Jackson County there is a trail for everyone!  If you have never hiked or hiking in your passion the most important part is actually getting out there and doing it. 


The Pedal and Whine Bike Tour Weekend Itinerary

May 30, 2017

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The Pedal and Whine Bike Tour isn’t the only event going on the first weekend in August in Jackson, Michigan! Read over the itinerary below to find out how you can turn this one of a kind event


Embark on a Journey Through Transportation History

May 16, 2017

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Embrace your love of railways, transportation, and history at the Lost Railway Museum in Grass Lake! The Lost Railway Museum in Grass Lake is set to open in the next few months. This unique museum will feature the evolution of


DeLand and the Underground Railroad

May 15, 2017

Charles Victor DeLand Charles Victor DeLand not only left his mark on local, state and national history; remnants of his presence linger today, providing history lovers with a unique opportunity to experience Jackson’s past. DeLand (1828 -1903) had many


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