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Spain Comes to Northern Michigan with the First "Local Food, Global Wine" Event at The Bay Leaf in Traverse City

The wines were poured, the dishes prepared and the dining room full of expectant guests waiting for The Bay Leaf's Spanish Wine Dinner to begin. I was among them and, like most, had seen the five course menu bursting with mouth-watering dishes playing tribute to Spain's vibrant flavors, and had read the Spanish wine pairings, simultaneously foreign and…


Added by Lindsey Perry on February 9, 2012 at 2:42pm — No Comments

Videos from opening day of Run Across Ethiopia

This morning at 9:38 a.m. local time (1:38 a.m. in Michigan), the much anticipated Run Across Ethiopia put feet to the road and began jogging south, out of Addis Ababa toward Yirgachefe. Here a few short videos taken shortly before, during and after the run's beginning.

Just before the Run Across Ethiopia embarks, Earthworks musician Seth Bernard leads the crowd in a prayer.

"Start making your feet move .... all the way to… Continue

Added by Jacob Wheeler on January 9, 2011 at 2:33pm — No Comments

Prelude to the Run Across Ethiopia: videos from our first couple days in Addis Ababa

Most of the northern Michigan-based Run Across Ethiopia crew arrived in Addis Ababa late on Thursday night, Jan. 6, in preparation for their departure southward on Sunday, Jan. 9.


Here are a few videos of the excited group's arrival and what they did during days of preparation before running 250…


Added by Jacob Wheeler on January 8, 2011 at 5:03pm — No Comments


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