19JUL 2016
Lake Erie Athletics

Lake Erie Athletics

Located on the corner of Gillett Street and Walnut Avenue, the $9.5 million Jerome T. Osborne Family Athletic & Wellness Center opened in August of 2004 and houses the Lake Erie College Department of Athletics, Sports Medicine training room, student fitness center and weight room and is the home venue for Storm basketball, volleyball and wrestling. The 49, 300 square-foot…

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12JUL 2016
Lake Superior ice cover

Lake Superior ice cover

This research documents a 150-year record pertaining to the duration of closed navigation for Bayfield harbor. Data were gathered recording the opening and closing of navigation in Bayfield, Wisconsin from 1857–2007. Data were primarily collected from the Madeline Island Ferry Line and microfilmed copies of the Bayfield County Press. Analysis of the data indicates that the…

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05JUL 2016
Lake Ontario information

Lake Ontario information

Swimming at Ontario Beach The 2015 swimming season at Ontario Beach Park is now closed. Park Information Whether taking a romantic stroll along its picturesque pier, riding the Historic 1905 Dentzel Carousel, or boating, Ontario Beach Park provides all that’s necessary for a perfect summer day at the beach. Ontario Beach Park attracts tens of thousands of visitors annually…

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28JUN 2016
Great Lakes Theater Company

Great Lakes Theater Company

Shakespeare s Enchanting Romantic Comedy Hope seems lost when a violent shipwreck separates young Viola from her boat and twin brother. However, tragedy quickly turns romantic when she washes ashore in Illyria – an exotic island that is about to be turned topsy-turvy by love. To survive in her strange new world, she disguises herself as a boy messenger and enters the employ…

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21JUN 2016
Lake Erie in Ohio

Lake Erie in Ohio

Marvin Fong, The PDA young beachgoer at Edgewater Beach in Cleveland. What s summer without a little sand in your toes? A bummer of a summer indeed. Just because we re hours from the ocean doesn t mean a decent beach is out of reach. From Toledo to Erie, Pa., there are miles of sandy stretches along Lake Erie s southern shore. True, Mother Nature did not line Ohio s North Coast…

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14JUN 2016
Facts About Lake Huron

Facts About Lake Huron

Today, 20 percent of the world’s fresh surface water is contained in the five great lakes: 5, 473 cubic miles (22, 812 km³), or 6 quadrillion U.S. gallons (22.81 quadrillion litres) in all. It is enough water to cover the contiguous 48 states to a uniform depth of 9.5 feet (2.9 m). The combined surface area of the lakes is 94, 250 square miles (244, 100 km²)— larger than the…

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07JUN 2016
Great Lakes Temperatures

Great Lakes Temperatures

Temperature influences the rates of many ecosystem processes. A number of recent studies have found evidence of systematic increases in Great Lakes surface water temperatures. Our study aims to construct empirical relationships between surface water temperatures and local air temperatures that can be used to estimate future water temperatures using future air temperatures generated…

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31MAY 2016
Great Lakes Collegiate Baseball League

Great Lakes Collegiate Baseball League

The Irish Hills Leprechauns have been introduced as new members of the Great Lakes Summer Collegiate League, the team announced today. The team will play home games at Siena Heights University in Adrian, Michigan. The team is a cooperative partnership of the Catholic Baseball Players, Inc. and the Michigan Red Sox Inc. Mark Sackett, President of the Michigan Red Sox, will take…

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