Thumbwind – Finding Fun in Michigan The site of the mysterious fort was first built in 1686 by the French. The Americans rebuilt the fort in 1814 and… 5 Mysterious… Read More »5 Mysterious Little Facts About Michigan’s Historic Fort Gratiot
Mike Hardy is the owner of Thumbwind Publications. It started in 2009 as a fun-loving blog covering the wind industry of Michigan's Upper Thumb. Since then, he authored a vast range of content and established a loyal base of 30,000 visitors per month. Sites now include Michigan4You.com, TwoVerbs.com, Ora-Labora.org, and he collaborates with his son on OutdoorSkillz.com.
July 6, 2021 Breaking at the Willow River: On Tuesday, July 6, Enbridge drilling construction operations hit an aquifer. The video below shows them … Breaking News: Enbridge drilling construction… Read More »Breaking News: Enbridge drilling construction operations hit an aquifer on Willow River
Don’t make these 6 common mistakes when short-term renting with Airbnb, Vrbo, HomeAway, or any owner rental listing service.
Setting up an automated blog using free news feeds is tricky. There are copyright issues with republishing someone else’s content on your site and search engines tend to punish the rankings on those sites with duplicate content.
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Climate Change rises the potential of rapid moving thunder storms and record setting temperatures which stresses the main grid to Power blackout. Here is what to prepare for a power outage.
The gig economy is finally being recognized as a powerful economic factor during the Covid-19 pandemic.
Michigan’s Mixed Earners Unemployment Compensation provides an additional $100 a week in benefits for those earning at least $5,000 in the past year.
When gaming emerged in the late 1990s, the software was installed and played on PCs. The technology and demand for specific gaming form factors led to the development of consoles.… Read More »Gaming Industry Enjoys Tailwinds with Pandemic and New Technology
One of the most endearing qualities of Will Rogers was his endless supply of notable quotes.
Will Rogers was a noted writer and commentator, his favorite topic was politics in 1928 he even ran his own presidential campaign. It was a funny one and it was a mock campaign he ran as a bunk-less candidate and the Anti-Bunk Party. He even noted, “I belong to no organized party. I am a Democrat.”
Rite Aid, Walgreens, Kroger, and CVS mount an aggressive hiring program. They look to hire licensed pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, student pharmacists, nurses, and other administrative staff.
Depending on the location and demand, signing bonuses in the 5 figures are being reported.
A new website for educators and homeschoolers can assist with providing worksheets and other educational aids. The site, www.abbythepup.com, provides free, publicly available preschool worksheet aids for teachers and parents.… Read More »34 Free Preschool Worksheets to Help Teach At Home