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Lake Michigan

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Top Lake Michigan Articles

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  • Lakefront communities work to address bacteria issues for swimmers

     
    If a Lake Michigan beach is closed due to bacteria levels, people who swam the day before are the ones who should worry. It takes …...
  • Science Connections: Lake Michigan Almost as Cold as Titanic's Grave Site

     
    By Will Mendelson/Medill News Service After striking an iceberg 375 miles south of Newfoundland, it took less than three hours for the legendary Titanic to …...
  • Teen dies day after getting pulled from Lake Michigan

    Teen dies day after getting pulled from Lake Michigan
    A 16-year-old boy pulled from Lake Michigan on the South Side Thursday night died Friday afternoon, according to the Cook County medical examiner's office. Romero Roundtree was pronounced dead at 5:30 p.m. at Mercy Hospital & Medical Center, a...
  • Lindenhurst: How green is their village

    Lindenhurst: How green is their village
    The country cousin to Lake County's more affluent suburbs, Lindenhurst is a village nestled among the lakes, forest preserves and parks that its residents cherish. Except for the families who farmed this area for generations, people settled in "Lindy"...
  • GVSU & Lake Express Ferry Team Up for Lake Michigan Tours

    GVSU &  Lake Express Ferry Team Up for Lake Michigan Tours
    Grand Valley State University's Annis Water Resources Institute will team up with the Lake Express high-speed ferry service for "Lakers on Lake Michigan." The collaboration will provide an open house during which visitors can take special excursions on...
  • Man's body pulled from Lake Michigan near North Avenue Beach

    Man's body pulled from Lake Michigan near North Avenue Beach
    Chicago police pulled a man's body from Lake Michigan south of North Avenue Beach this afternoon. Chicago Fire Department rescuers and the Police Marine Unit were dispatched to near 1500 N. Lake Shore Drive about 2:30 p.m., and the Marine Unit pulled a...
  • Family travel site praises Brown County State Park

    Family travel site praises Brown County State Park
    Visiting Brown County State Park and climbing sand dunes on Lake Michigan have been named two of the “Top 10 Things for Families to do in Indiana” by family travel website Trekaroo.com. Trekaroo praises Brown County State Park for its...
  • Proposed Campground Agitates Residents

    Proposed Campground Agitates Residents
    Plans for a campground on a stretch of Lake Michigan shoreline took center stage Thursday afternoon. People on both sides of the issue were fired up. Some Allegan County Commissioners wanted to build one along the lakeshore, but the idea didn’t sit...
  • New Beach Forecast May Save Lives

    New Beach Forecast May Save Lives
    Before families head to Lake Michigan for a day of fun at the beach, they will want to check a new Beach Hazard Statement the National Weather Service in Grand Rapids is launching Friday. The alert will state water conditions in places like Holland,...
  • Turkey president shops at Brooks Brothers and other NATO sightings

    Turkey president shops at Brooks Brothers and other NATO sightings
    The Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi, Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan, had dinner at upscale Mexican restaurant Mercadito Monday while in Chicago for NATO. And as you would expect, he had plenty of company. Besides the Prince's table of seven, the large...
  • Divers searching for St. Scholastica student missing in Lake Michigan find body

    Divers searching for St. Scholastica student missing in Lake Michigan find body
    Dive teams found a body in Lake Michigan as they searched this morning for a freshman at St. Scholastica Academy who disappeared while swimming with two other students Thursday afternoon in Rogers Park. Lexie Adu, 15, whose family immigrated from Ghana...