Category Archive for "Fitness"

Preparing for the Perseids: Alpena’s Dark Skies


Rockport State Recreation Area, courtesy Paul Gerow

The Perseid meteor shower is about to make another grand entrance into our night sky and you will not want to miss this one! This annual occurrence takes place between the dates … Read the rest

Quick Guide to 5k’s and Recreation Events in Alpena


Vince pushes through the hilly terrain at the Chippewa Hills mountain bike race

Tie up your laces, dust off your paddle boards, and tune up those bikes because spring is here, and so begins the outdoor activities to fuel up … Read the rest

The Ice Is Nice at Northern Lights Arena!

Did you know that the oldest pair of skates found to date are from around 3000 B.C. and were discovered at the bottom of a lake in Switzerland?

Thousands of years of skating has brought us a beautiful establishment right … Read the rest

Alpena’s Bucket List: The New Year’s Resolution Edition


A snowy journey to the new Presque Isle light; photo courtesy of Sandy Blumenthal

The new year is coming and it is almost time to make 2016 your “best year yet”! Whether you are a local or a tourist, a … Read the rest

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