I’m Sorry Clark Lake

I’m Sorry Clark Lake

by Laurice LaZebnik I landed in London in a sleep-deprived blur, my lids heavy, my eyes shifting in sockets of sand.  Three movies were too many. Two meals were too much. The Delta flight landed at Heathrow and I shuffled from the plane in low gear. This was not...
New Sport Comes to Clark Lake

New Sport Comes to Clark Lake

Over the years, Clark Lake is known for either innovating or opening an early door to innovation on the lake.  For example, it is here the first motor driven raft started its the incredible journey.  The raft, known elsewhere as pontoon boats, began life at...
I Was a Clark Lake Terrorist

I Was a Clark Lake Terrorist

by Laurice LaZebnik “Business class guests leaving for Pittsburgh are now boarding at Keflavik Gate 26.”   It all started as we stepped to the front of the long line waiting to board WOW Airline flight 902. I felt entitled. I had splurged on expensive seats...
Just an Old Hinge

Just an Old Hinge

One warm day in early June found me wading in the shallows, repairing the damage created by the movement of spring ice when it decided to leave the lake. It is an interesting fact, known to those who live anywhere along a shore that the day the winter’s ice goes out...
Hot Dogs

Hot Dogs

By Laurice LaZebnik My husband of 45 years would rather have a hot dog for dinner than a home cooked meal. He thinks of himself as a hot dog connoisseur and is convinced Coney Island hot dogs from Tommy Boadgieff’s former cart on Detroit Street are Jackson and...
Clark Lake’s Crazy Lot Lines

Clark Lake’s Crazy Lot Lines

Lot lines at Clark Lake leave property owners scratching their heads.  The line on one side may appear to head straight for the lake, the other seems to go off in a nonsensical direction.  And that description doesn’t begin to touch what happens at the back...
Alligator Spotted Near Clark Lake

Alligator Spotted Near Clark Lake

An alligator appeared three summers ago and took up residency in Christman’s pond off Jefferson across from Eagle Point Road.  The alligator, now 3 feet long, has been seen sunning itself, even on cold days, on a dock protruding out into the one-third acre...
Mothers Day

Mothers Day

Clark Lake’s Laurice LaZebnik is the author of three books.  The most recent is Minnie’s Potatoes, which is an historical novel that focuses on the life of her great-grandmother.  Many who have read or have become aware of Laurie’s new book have...
Big Development Coming to Clark Lake

Big Development Coming to Clark Lake

Given the current state of China’s economy, news like this should not be shocking.  One result of weakening status is that their currency has fallen against the dollar. Their once mighty reserves are fast being depleted. And you have billionaires who would like to get...
Laurice LaZebnik on Writing Minnie’s Potatoes:  Entry 2

Laurice LaZebnik on Writing Minnie’s Potatoes: Entry 2

Entry 2 Below is the second preview of what Clark Lake novelist Laurice LaZebnik uncovered while writing “Minnie’s Potatoes.” The historical romance novel will be available at Doyle’s on Hyde Road, Clark Lake in March, or can be downloaded to...
Laurice LaZebnik on Researching and Writing Minnie’s Potatoes

Laurice LaZebnik on Researching and Writing Minnie’s Potatoes

As you know, Clark Lake’s Laurice LaZebnik is a published author.  She and her husband, Bob, live in the remarkable log home that graces Kentucky Point.  Her soon to be released novel, Minnie’s Potatoes, is an historical narrative based on the life of her...
Laurice LaZebnik on Writing Minnie’s Potatoes:  Entry 2

A Grownup Thanksgiving

by Laurice LaZebnick Note:  Laurie is one of Clark Lake’s published authors.  Stay tuned–her latest book, Minnie’s Potatoes, is coming soon. Watch this website for details! Today the folks who make me feel safe in my world are coming to celebrate...