Bike Sharing is Here!

Aug 18, 2017

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Bike Sharing is here, Jackson County! If you’re in the area for business or pleasure and didn’t bring a bike, or if you’re a local and just simply don’t own a bike


Jackson Waterways

Aug 17, 2017

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Paddling in #JacksonMI "Paddling in Jackson, Michigan in autumn is a wonderful experience. One need only travel a few miles from home to be able to enjoy the headwaters of the Kalamazoo, Portage, Raisin or the Grand Rivers. Whether one


Our Family’s Vacation in Jackson

Jul 25, 2017

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I have to be honest - when my wife suggested we spend a week visiting her sister and family in Jackson, MI my first thoughts weren’t filled with excitement. We had visited Jackson two years ago - for


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.


Learn to be a Tourist in your own Hometown: Take a hike!

May 01, 2017

I don’t know about your family but whenever my family goes away on vacation we are always looking for a day or two of fun but free activities to keep everyone busy and help out our budget. 


Walking Tour of Downtown Jackson

May 31, 2016


If you haven’t heard, there’s a lot happening downtown these days. Downtown Jackson has had no shortage of changes, plans and initiatives throughout the years. But today’s plans, even with my limited experience, seem


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