Huron, Ohio land-reclamation project photos

These photos were taken in late 1975, and are reproduced here from their original snapshots.  The subject is a project by the U.S. Corps of Engineers, dredging the harbor in Huron, Ohio.  My late husband took most of the photos.  I apologize for the sketchy information…I can not locate the newspaper articles that I wrote at the time. The project illustrates the harbor project, which … Continue reading Huron, Ohio land-reclamation project photos

Taking the Plunge…

  Photo by Scott. ©Sometimes,2016 The Crowd gathers on the shore of Lake Erie.   It is January 1, 2016, the occasion of the annual Arctic Plunge, to benefit Christ the King Church’s (of North Olmsted)project for preparing and serving hot meals for homeless Clevelanders.  Celebrated by brave souls who leap into icy waters.   It is Ohio.   It is cold.    They are drawing lots to see … Continue reading Taking the Plunge…

Lake Voyage

What I remember of that day in September is the Canadian shore line drifting away to the North. The warm sun and the rafters of the ferry as it lumbered southward, plying the waters, widening the distance encumbered. Green and gold on the tree line, still shades of autumn, the hint of  coming winter still vague. The horn sounded farewell as it widened the wake, … Continue reading Lake Voyage