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Jackson Civil War Muster - A Summer Main Stay

Jul 30, 2018

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The Jackson Civil War Muster has been a main stay of Jackson’s summer time events and will be commemorating its 35th anniversary next year in 2019. As one of the largest Civil War Musters in the Midwest; Jackson is

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The Life of a Jackson Highland Games Thrower

Jul 23, 2018

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At the Jackson Highland Games, the day starts early in the morning, heavy things are thrown, and participants do not wear pants, but traditional Scottish kilts. Amateur highland games competitors come from all over Michigan and around the

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2018 Museum Day

Jun 19, 2018

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Jackson County Museum Day is the perfect all-day activity for the whole family! Enjoy touring many of Jackson County, Michigan’s most exciting museums. You’ll take a trip through the evolution of transportation, see what 19th-century

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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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Overnight Packages

May 01, 2018

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Overnight Packages | Jackson, MI FALL GOLF PACKAGES RATES STARTING AT $200 per person Each package provides the opportunity to golf on some of the best courses the Midwest has to offer. For starters, Grande Golf Club 

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The Return of Gus Macker to #JacksonMI

Apr 30, 2018

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In 1974 at the childhood home of Scott and Mitch McNeal in Lowell, MI, a small group of friends came together and laced up their sneakers to compete in a 3-on-3 basketball tournament for the very first time. Word traveled

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17 Years of Jackson Blues Festival

Apr 30, 2018

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Cindy Hayden-Fuller reflecting on 17 years of the Jackson Blues Festival:  "I am so proud of this great community event. The excitement and growth of this festival has really put Jackson on the map as far as great Blues

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Dispelling Myths About What it Takes to Play Shakespeare

Mar 30, 2018

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Often when Shakespeare is mentioned, thoughts of leathery-elbowed tweed blazers, pipes, and reading spectacles are conjured in the imagination. But nothing could be further from the truth to the reality of Shakespeare’s theatre. Perhaps after this article, you

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Why Race?

Feb 20, 2018

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For many runners, circling the neighborhood a few times a week suffices. I know I like the flexibility to step outside and choose where I run, how far, if I get coffee after… factors that help my run fit

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Wedding Day Timelines: Your Secret Weapon for a Flawless Day

Feb 17, 2018

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In my opinion, a wedding day timeline is the single most important element that can help your wedding day run as smoothly and seamlessly as possible. Timelines are essential to eradicating potential stressors that could otherwise be avoided on your

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