History comes alive in the lakefront cities of Luna Pier and Monroe, home to Michigan's only state park on Lake Erie. Here, you'll find sandy beaches, boating, fishing, bird-watching and a variety of local shops and restaurants ready to welcome you with open arms.

Lynne Beaty, assistant professor of biology, and her research team are determined to find out if the population of this invasive species is increasing — and what that could mean for Lake Erie.

Experts from S&H Blinds & Floors and Wayne Homes weigh in on how to bring the ambiance of our Great Lake indoors.

Grab a good book, beach ball or picnic basket and punch your ticket to paradise with your toes in the sand at some of the most relaxing, family-friendly destinations along our Great Lake.

Editor Colleen Smitek reveals the inspiration behind this year's Travel Guide — to nudge you out of your comfortable corner of Lake Erie and discover all the magnificent adventures that await along the shoreline and beyond.

Nestle into some cozy mobile living quarters with your favorite comforts from home and discover RV-friendly places to stay along Lake Erie.

Head to the Motor City for some of the most celebrated dining in the country.

An illustration of a man looking at the solar eclipse.

The big day, April 8, is almost here — and everyone is wondering where the best spot is to get in on the action.  

You cast your votes, and here are the results — the best of Lake Erie in Ohio, Pennsylvania, New York, Ontario, Michigan, and the Lake Erie Islands.

From smoothies to sponge candy, indulge in savory and sweet treats at a variety of destinations along Lake Erie.

Settle into the season with cozy autumn destinations and road trip ideas.