Category Archives: #MyClearLake

Toot! Toot!

photocredit: articulatepersuasion.com BY: RACHEL SMITH Merriam Webster defines the term ‘tooting one’s own horn’ as: To talk about oneself or one’s achievements especially in a way that shows pride or too much pride. Often times, it’s a bit frowned upon; being overly boastful and such. But I don’t care. That’s right!  I said it! Clear Lake has had some INCREDIBLE local achievements...
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Reminiscent of the Good Old Days

Celebrating the 60th Anniversary of the Winter Dance Party BY: RACHEL SMITH It’s a tale as old as time in North Iowa – or at least for the past sixty years.  What was scheduled to be a brief rock & roll tour of the Mid-Western United States soon became one of the most influential and iconic tragedies...
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Thursday Thanks!!

BY: RACHEL SMITH Another year of summer fun has come and gone.  It’s funny how you can look forward to something SO MUCH during those long winter months and then… poof… just like that, it’s over. I’ve always said one of the coolest things this town does is Thursdays on Main.  I run into people from all...
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Beauty in Photos

photocredit: dailydot.com BY: RACHEL SMITH   I have never been great at taking pictures.  And not just because I wasn’t born with that creative gene to capture an amazing shot, but because I’m usually the one who forgets to pull out my camera and take the picture in the first place! So when we were asked to take over...
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