The Man Behind the Fireworks Magic: Mike May

Jen BaileyFeatured, Issue 110, The Breeze™, The Breeze™ 2024, Wave Worthy

“It’s all part of the adventure,” said Mike May, referring to the little details that make up the whole show experience. May, chair of the Fireworks Committee at LACA, is the driving force behind the Lake Anna Fireworks Show. His passion and dedication have turned this event into a highlight of the year for the community, bringing joy to thousands …

One Leash, Two Lives: Former Marine Finds New Mission to Save Lives through Service Dogs

Jen BaileyFeatured, Issue 108, The Breeze™, Wave Worthy

After 13 years of dedicated service in the Marine Corps, including three combat deployments, Jason Haag faced a daunting transition to civilian life. Like many veterans, he grappled with the invisible wounds of war, particularly post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD). However, Haag’s journey took an unexpected turn towards healing thanks to a loyal companion named Axel. Haag’s life changed forever when …

A Conversation on Boater Safety with ‘Mo’Daniels and Jean McCormick: Guardians of Lake Anna Waters

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As Lake Anna gears up for another bustling boating season, it’s crucial to shed light on the unsung heroes who ensure the safety of water enthusiasts — Maureen (Mo) Daniels and Jean McCormick, affectionately known around the lake as ‘Mo and Jean’. With a remarkable 20 years of service to the community, the duo are the stalwarts of water safety …