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  Topic: Ice Conditions Winter 2012-13
Cindy Riker

Replies: 33
Views: 19634

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Mar 01, 2013 8:43 am   Subject: Ice Conditions Winter 2012-13
as of yesterday, the ice bridge was out in the middle. beware!!
  Topic: More oil through Straits of Mackinac
Cindy Riker

Replies: 0
Views: 2326

PostForum: Island History   Posted: Tue Oct 23, 2012 7:44 pm   Subject: More oil through Straits of Mackinac
I'm sure some of you do not view Facebook. So I'm reposting an article here that should be a concern to anyone that loves BBI and the Straits.
Please read and share with others. We need to raise t ...
  Topic: Kathy Gibbons
Cindy Riker

Replies: 0
Views: 4490

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Sat Mar 24, 2012 1:23 pm   Subject: Kathy Gibbons
Obituary from Cheboygan Tribune
Kathleen (Miller) Gibbons
(1946-2012)

Kathleen Sue (Miller) Gibbons age 65 of Cheboygan, MI formerly of Westland, MI passed away March 14, 2012 at Hospice House of ...
  Topic: Beech Tree Disease on BBI?
Cindy Riker

Replies: 17
Views: 13831

PostForum: Conservation Corner   Posted: Fri Sep 02, 2011 9:29 am   Subject: Beech Tree Disease on BBI?
Beech bark mold has hit the island big time, as Mike White states. Russ has been getting requests from a lot of land owners to get the dead trees along their driveways. Really creates a hazard. Thi ...
  Topic: Fun Day 2010? Maybe not?
Cindy Riker

Replies: 10
Views: 26976

PostForum: The Test Drive   Posted: Tue Apr 27, 2010 2:15 pm   Subject: 2010 Fun Day
The BBI Firefighters Association will not be scheduling a Fun Day this year.
  Topic: No Fun Day in 2010
Cindy Riker

Replies: 3
Views: 2590

PostForum: Island History   Posted: Fri Mar 26, 2010 2:24 pm   Subject: No Fun Day in 2010
Can someone post this as a notice on the front page? I would like for everyone to see that there is a possibility of no Fun Day this year.
  Topic: No Fun Day in 2010
Cindy Riker

Replies: 3
Views: 2590

PostForum: Island History   Posted: Tue Mar 09, 2010 2:35 pm   Subject: No Fun Day in 2010
As of right now, there are no plans to have a Fun Day in 2010. We do not have anyone that has volunteered to be the chairperson. Anyone interested contact Graham Whipple, Lani White, Cheryl Gahn or ...
  Topic: Judy Munro's Mom celebrates 100 yrs
Cindy Riker

Replies: 1
Views: 1959

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Feb 23, 2010 11:38 am   Subject: Judy Munro's Mom celebrates 100 yrs
Cheboygan, Mich. -
Myrtle Hack turned 100 years old Monday and celebrated with her daughter, Judy Munro, caregivers and staff at Tendercare Health Center of Cheboygan, 824 S. Huron St. The centenaria ...
  Topic: Happy Holidays
Cindy Riker

Replies: 6
Views: 3221

PostForum: Island History   Posted: Fri Dec 18, 2009 4:58 pm   Subject: Happy Holidays
Russ and I wish everyone happy holidays!
  Topic: FUN DAY 2009
Cindy Riker

Replies: 7
Views: 3448

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Sun Jun 28, 2009 6:23 pm   Subject: FUN DAY 2009
First, thanks to all that have volunteered.

Types of assignments:
Kids games (setup tents at 9am on Sat, 7/4 and run games starting at noon...I'm trying to get enough help here to put people on 1 ...
  Topic: FUN DAY 2009
Cindy Riker

Replies: 7
Views: 3448

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Thu Jun 18, 2009 7:30 pm   Subject: 2009 Fun Day
Well....I've gotten a few volunteers. But we need many, many more. One hour of your time can help! Come on.....don't be shy. This is a great way to meet other islanders. Very Happy
  Topic: FUN DAY 2009
Cindy Riker

Replies: 7
Views: 3448

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Wed Jun 03, 2009 4:10 pm   Subject: FUN DAY 2009
This year's Fun Day is July 4th from noon to 4pm at the Fire Department. As usual we are looking for volunteers. PLEASE. If you can spare just one hour, it would be helpful. We are looking for peo ...
  Topic: Dave Feeley
Cindy Riker

Replies: 39
Views: 11392

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Feb 13, 2009 9:45 am   Subject: Dave Feeley
Deepest sympathy to family and friends. Our thoughts and prayers will remain with you.

The Rikers
  Topic: Fun Day, 2008
Cindy Riker

Replies: 22
Views: 10781

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Sun Jul 06, 2008 2:15 pm   Subject: Fun Day, 2008
For all of you FUN DAY volunteers......a BIG thank you from me......some of you volunteering at the last minute showed the true island spirit. And for all of those that enjoyed the festivities anothe ...
  Topic: Fun Day, 2008
Cindy Riker

Replies: 22
Views: 10781

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Sun Jun 29, 2008 9:02 am   Subject: Fun Day, 2008
Rosemary, thank you for the comment. And it is a true statement. I've heard the same. We found that we had to dispose of the majority of the clothing that came into the flea market for the last two ...
  Topic: Fun Day, 2008
Cindy Riker

Replies: 22
Views: 10781

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Fri Jun 27, 2008 4:46 pm   Subject: Fun Day Flea Market-----Got anything for the sale?
Gee folks! No hidden trinkets to donate to our flea market? We are running way behind of previous years. Guess you gave it all away. Audrey Gahn will be at the fire hall every day starting Monday, ...
  Topic: Fun Day, 2008
Cindy Riker

Replies: 22
Views: 10781

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Fri Jun 06, 2008 7:43 am   Subject: Fun Day, 2008
I'd say teenage and up.
  Topic: Fun Day, 2008
Cindy Riker

Replies: 22
Views: 10781

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Wed Jun 04, 2008 5:12 pm   Subject: Fun Day 2008
We are in DIRE need of volunteers this year. If you can spare 1 hour of your time, it would be appreciated. We have no one to run the Kids games this year. Prior volunteers are willing to help set ...
  Topic: BBI Flowers
Cindy Riker

Replies: 312
Views: 144513

PostForum: Conservation Corner   Posted: Wed May 28, 2008 3:41 pm   Subject: BBI Flowers
Is this a Spring Beauty?
  Topic: Memorial Service for Mayme Gibbons
Cindy Riker

Replies: 0
Views: 2578

PostForum: Island Events   Posted: Sat May 24, 2008 1:31 pm   Subject: Memorial Service for Mayme Gibbons
A memorial service for Mayme Gibbons will be held at the Episcopal Church in the Pines on Thursday, June 26th at 11:00 a.m. A luncheon will follow at the Township Fire Hall in the Wagner Room.

I ...
  Topic: BBI Flowers
Cindy Riker

Replies: 312
Views: 144513

PostForum: Conservation Corner   Posted: Thu May 15, 2008 2:20 pm   Subject: BBI Flowers
Mike.....many, many years ago we would drive along the northshore at this time of the year (normally early May) and we could smell the wild orchids. They were so beautiful. Have you seen any of them ...
  Topic: Canfield family info
Cindy Riker

Replies: 20
Views: 13435

PostForum: Island History   Posted: Mon May 05, 2008 5:14 pm   Subject: Billie_Jo where are you on the Babcock/Canfield History?
Billie Jo, I've tried sending you a private email and got it back. Send me a PM if you see this post. Thanks!

Cindy Babcock Riker
  Topic: Mayme Gibbons
Cindy Riker

Replies: 17
Views: 5620

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Tue Feb 19, 2008 8:28 am   Subject: Mayme Gibbons
This obituary is in today's Cheboygan Tribune. Says it all.

http://www.cheboygannews.com/articles/2008/02/19/news/obituaries/obit96.txt
  Topic: Mayme Gibbons
Cindy Riker

Replies: 17
Views: 5620

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Mon Feb 11, 2008 10:08 am   Subject: Mayme Gibbons
We love you, Aunt Mayme. You will be missed.
  Topic: Vi Velez
Cindy Riker

Replies: 2
Views: 1858

PostForum: Idle Chit Chat   Posted: Fri Jan 11, 2008 1:15 pm   Subject: Vi Velez
Just wanted folks to know that Vi Velez (Greg Velez) passed away on Tuesday, 1/8. Vi had a stroke a few years back and had been confined to a wheelchair. Prayers to Greg.

Here is the link to the ...
 
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