Detroiters smile at the mere mention of the word Sanders Chocolates. The first Sanders Chocolate store was opened by Fred Sanders on June 17, 1875. Eventually, there were more than 57 stores throughout the Great Lakes Region alone, selling their trademark recipes of candy, fudge toppings, and baked goods, as well as light lunches and […]
Month: August 2015
At a total of 97,990 square miles, Michigan is the largest state east of the Mississippi River inclusive of its territorial waters. Michigan has a total area of 96,716.11 square miles, making it the eleventh largest state overall.
–– Image from Google Maps The highest elevated point in the State of Michigan is Mount Arvon, which is 1,979 square feet above sea level. The lowest point is found at the shores of Lake Erie, near Luna Pier at 571 sq. ft. above sea level. To drive from one point to the […]