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Friday, June 23, 2017
Did you know that in addition to being agile swimmers, loons have also been clocked at speeds of 70 mph in the air during migration? Join Naturalist "Arloon" Westhoven for an evening cruise along Grass River on Friday, July 7th at 6 pm or 7:30 pm or Saturday, July 8th at 8:30 am or 10 am to learn more interesting and cool facts about loons. This 1.5 hour loon cruise is $25 per ...read more
Categories: Education, Fun Facts
Friday, June 23, 2017
Trina Garvin, Principal of Fitzmaurice-Garvin Insurance, was recently awarded a certificate marking more than twenty-five years of participation as a designated Certified Insurance Counselor (CIC). Trina Garvin was recently recognized for professional leadership and advanced knowledge by the Society of Certified Insurance Counselors. As additional recognition for this service and achievement, she ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Friday, June 23, 2017
Grand Traverse Ophthalmology Clinic hosted its annual Spring Trunk Show on Thursday, May 4, 2017. This year, participants enjoyed tables overflowing with fashionable frames from top designers. Discounts of 20% and more were offered on complete pairs of glasses ordered during the always-popular event. This event raised $2,400 dollars from the proceeds of the trunk show, which will benefit local ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, June 19, 2017
50% of all pub sales at Stormcloud between the hours of 4 - 6 p.m. on Saturday, June 24 will be donated directly to the Pleasant Valley Community Center in the village of Arcadia. Located in the old Arcadia Elementary School, the Pleasant Valley Community Center is a non-profit organization that provides a setting for social and recreational programs to enhance the lives of the surrounding ...read more
Categories: Event, Press Release, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Jonathan Zoutendam, DDS located in Traverse City, has launched a new website showcasing his services, along with a new logo and overal brand update. Dr. Jonathan Zoutendam is a 1998 graduate of the University of Detroit Mercy Dental School. While in school he received the student achievement award for endodontics, and the Quintessent award for academic achievement. After dental school he ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, June 13, 2017
AccessPoint Now Designated a Certified PEO June 1, 2017 - AccessPoint today announced that it has been designated as a Certified Professional Employer Organization (CPEO) by the Internal Revenue Service. CPEOs must meet a higher standard of requirements such as tax status, background, experience, business location, financial reporting, bonding and other requirements described in the statute and ...read more
Categories: Community, Education, Economic, General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Thursday, June 08, 2017
Please join us as we announce the winner of hte prestigious Athena Grand Traverse Award for 2017. Presented by the Zonta Club of Traverse City. Date: Monday, June 26 Time: 5 - 7 p.m. Location: The Hagerty Center at NMC Ticket Price: $50 includes heavy appetizers and one drink ticket Tickets are available at this MyNorth link . We hope to see you there!
Categories: General News Article, Community, Press Release, Event
Thursday, June 08, 2017
The Leelanau Community Cultural Center welcomes the 2017 Ann Hall Artist in Residence Holly Wren Spaulding. Her residency begins Friday June 23, with the Opening Reception and Exhibit, from 5 – 8 pm at the Old Art Building in Leland. Sunday, Holly will share her concept, “Poetry as an Act of Conservation” during an Artist Talk from 1:30 – 3 pm. Monday through Wednesday she ...read more
Categories: Event, General News Article, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 06, 2017
Dane Carey, Esq. of Dingeman & Dancer law firm has been elected to the Board of Governor’s for the Grand Traverse-Leelanau-Antrim Bar Association (GTLABA). The basic duty of the Board members is to be actively involved with the GTLABA, the Board, and the various committees. As committee chair of the Young Lawyers Association, Carey’s role is primarily to help organize and promote ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, June 05, 2017
AccessPoint Welcomes YourSource Management Group June 5, 2017 - AccessPoint CEO Greg Packer announced today that YourSource Management Group (YMG) has joined its growing portfolio of companies. AccessPoint also plans to purchase the YMG headquarters building in Auburn Hills to provide a northern Oakland county presence for AccessPoint’s business units. “We are thrilled to bring ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Thursday, June 01, 2017
ELK RAPIDS, MI – Experience Art Rapids ! A 15-day juried art show with $6,000 in cash awards, gets underway Saturday, June 10th, in this Grand Traverse Bayside community. Over 250 artists from throughout the Midwest will be showing their work in venues throughout the community. Offering juried prizes and a People’s Choice award totaling $6,000, the two-week long exhibit of sculpture ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Fun Facts, General News Article, Human Interest, Member News, Press Release
Monday, May 29, 2017
The City Opera House is proud to again present the Magic Thursday Artists for a two-month art exhibition and sale July 1, 2017 through August 31, 2017. The exhibition features original fine art paintings in oil, watercolor, pastel and acrylic. A portion of all sales benefits the City Opera House. The opening reception, with refreshments, will be held on July 6, 2017 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Press Release
Wednesday, May 24, 2017
With a rapidly growing trend for hard ciders and the quality varieties being produced in the region, the former Traverse City Wine & Art Festival has changed its name to the Traverse City Wine & Cider Festival. Please click here for the event scheduled for Saturday, June 24, 2017!
Categories: Human Interest, Event, Press Release
Tuesday, May 23, 2017
This year, Crooked Tree Arts Center-Petoskey is opening the sale of 2017-18 Performing Arts Series tickets early! Beginning on Thursday, June 1, CTAC members and non-members will be able to purchase tickets to any one of our great performing arts events! Here’s the 2017-18 Performing Arts Series line-up: The series opens on Saturday, October 7 with solo pianist, Andreas Klein. Enjoy a glass ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, May 22, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its successful Bike-n-Ride program. BATA’s Bike-n-Ride service has been helping cyclists enjoy bike trails in Grand Traverse and Leelanau Counties for five years. This years’ service started Saturday, May 20 and runs through the summer and fall until October 22. Since ...read more
Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release
Friday, May 19, 2017
FRANKFORT, MI (May 18, 2017) - Aspiring filmmakers are invited to Frankfort, Michigan from June 22-24, 2017 to take part in the inaugural Frankfort48 Film Festival. Participants will be tasked to create a short film celebrating the beauty and character of northern Michigan. Participants will have 48 hours to conceive their ideas, scout locations, film, edit, and present their finished films. Cash ...read more
Categories: Community, Event, General News Article, Human Interest, Member News
Wednesday, May 10, 2017
Categories: Event, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Traverse City – Spring break will be a busy time for the County’s community pool. Registration for Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation’s spring session of American Red Cross lessons opened today, and one dollar family open swims are scheduled throughout spring break. “In anticipation of summer, the spring session of swim lessons is quite popular,” said Kristine ...read more
Categories: Event, Community