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Alpena Art Walks Begins for the Summer Season

Posted on May 24th, 2018
Alpena, “Art Capital of Northeast Michigan”, brings more color to summer’s palette! Alpena Art Walks brand new logo! Created by Dolmen Imaging & Design LLC For the second year in a row, Alpena Art Walks is pleased to bring you another summer filled with artwork and entertai…

Where Are They Now? Catching Up With Opera Singer, Elise Eden

Posted on May 17th, 2018
Every now and again we like to catch up with Alpena natives who are out there in the world. People making a name for themselves and making a difference.  Opera singer and Alpena native, Elise Eden Meet Alpena native and opera singer, Elise Eden. Elise grew up in Alpena and is a recent graduate of Un…

Top 10 Ways to Celebrate National Bike Month in Our Sanctuary of the Great Lakes

Posted on May 10th, 2018
May is National Bike Month, sponsored by the League of American Bicyclists. Communities all around the country, from the east coast to the west coast, participate every May. Here is how you can too, right here in Alpena!  Whether you bike for the sport, to commute to work, for your health, or all…

Through the Lens: Our Instagram Fans Tell the Story of April 2018

Posted on May 4th, 2018
If you are not yet following @sanctuary_of_the_great_lakes on Instagram, you’re missing out! Check out these awesome photos taken by our IG fans during the month of April. They perfectly depict the timeline of events that Mother Nature bestowed upon us. It was a wild ride!    We s…