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Trails & Beaches

Mount Baldy

By on July 20, 2017

Submitted by: Laura Niemiec

Location: 101 Rice Street (U.S. Highway 12), Michigan City, IN 46360
Hours: 7am to dusk
Pet Friendly: Must be on 6’ leash or shorter
Parking: One lot just off of the main entrance
Restrooms: Yes, in parking area
Trail Length: 0.56 miles

Blogger Thoughts:
– Think solitude. This is the place to be…


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Lakeshore Coffee: Hub for Coffee, Creativity and Conversation

By on July 19, 2017

Submitted by: Matt Cunningham

A café in Indiana that has regulars that speak French? Yeah, it’s real.

Lakeshore Coffee has long served as the preeminent location in Michigan City to indulge in caffeinated bliss and a smorgasbord of local sweet delicacies.

A list of specialty drinks change every three weeks or so…


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Events Uncategorized

Stand-Up Comedy Show Returns to Michigan City in August

By on July 17, 2017

Last summer’s sold-out, stand-up comedy show, Waves of Laughter, returns to Michigan City this August. Produced by Long Beach, IN natives and childhood friends, Eve Landsman Wierzbicki and Colleen Brennan, Waves of Laughter will bring a new line-up of Chicago’s best stand-up comedians to Harbor Country’s front door.  Colleen Brennan will host and perform along with Gwen…

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