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Friday, August 17, 2018
 Ribbon Cutting for the Completion of the Boardwalk Reconstruction Project at Grass River Natural Area After several years of planning, fundraising and construction, the $400,000 Phase 1 of boardwalk reconstruction at Grass River Natural Area is complete!   This 1/3 mile of boardwalk replaces the nearly 35-year-old structure originally laid in the 1980’s.  GRNA worked with Gosling Czubak ...read more
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Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Traverse Health Clinic has been awarded an $87,000 grant and designation as a Health Center Quality Leader as part of Health Resources and Services Administration’s (HRSA) Quality Improvement Awards. As a Health Center Quality Leader, Traverse Health Clinic achieved the best overall clinical performance among all health centers, placing in the top 30% of the adjusted quartile rankings for clinical ...read more
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Tuesday, August 14, 2018
Raven Hill is celebrating water this weekend with activities for the entire family. The Smithsonian Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibit continues at Raven Hill Discovery Center through September 23rd.  Hours are 10am to 4pm daily.  On Saturday, August 18th from noon to 4pm, community members are invited to display their unique and unusual boats, like pedal boats, Amphicar, air boats, river ...read more
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Monday, August 13, 2018
Big Brothers Big Sisters is set to host it’s 3rd Annual Golf Event at LochenHeath Golf Club on August 29th & 30th. This unique event has been split into two days. The first day offers competitive golf in the Invitational for those with a USGA handicap of 14 or below where the prize is an all-expense paid one-day trip to play the Irish at Whistling Straits. This prize includes airfare, ground ...read more
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Friday, August 10, 2018
Angela DiLorenzo of Berkshire Hathaway has launched Michigan Lifestyle Homes. This top-notch local real estate office specializes in northern Michigan lifestyle homes.   Michigan Lifestyle Homesbrings over 20 years of real estate experience with deep roots in Northern Michigan.  Brokered by Angela DiLorenzo, Michigan Lifestyle Homes excels in listing and selling residential properties, buyer ...read more
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Thursday, August 09, 2018
Draper Construction and Kitchen Choreography will showcase a new home on the September 15th Home & Cottage Tour hosted by My North and benefitting Child and Family Services.  Draper Construction along with Kitchen Choreography will open the doors to this show stopping Torch Lake home that blends rustic industrial sensibilities with a classic lodge feeling. The home includes stone, shingle and ...read more
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Thursday, August 09, 2018
The streak started in May 2016, with Windemuller achieving the million-hour milestone in July of this year. Safe working hour milestones are based on the number of total labor hours tracked by a company without any recordable Occupational Health and Safety Administration (OSHA) injuries.   “Our employees always come first,” said Devin Hill, Windemuller’s Corporate Safety Director. “We ...read more
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
   FRESH OFF THE BOAT from Beaver Island, Water/Ways arrived at Raven Hill Discovery Center late Monday night and by noon on Tuesday, Raven Hill’s Great Room was transformed into a national Smithsonian Museum on Main Street exhibit!  Visitors can look forward to learning all about the science and culture of water over the next six weeks. The Water/Ways exhibit officially opens with much fanfare ...read more
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Wednesday, August 08, 2018
Tow Jam Festival 2018! August 16th--August 19thRapid River CampgroundMusic Begins at 6:30 p.m. Featuring Josh Rogan and other various Artists!(Bring a canned good donation for KAIR and admission is FREE!)Fun for the Whole Family!!
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Wednesday, August 01, 2018
Water/Ways is not only a national Smithsonian Museum on Main Street exhibit visiting northern Michigan, it is also a chance for visitors to learn, create, share and connect with water in myriad ways, so grab your calendar and make plans to get involved! The exhibit opens on Saturday, August 11th at 10am. Deleta Smith from the Little Traverse Bay Bands of Odawa Indians will perform a Water Ceremony ...read more
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Tuesday, July 31, 2018
Area financial services provider taps Eychaner and Morelli to lead technology and community efforts  4Front Credit Union has named Zach Eychaner vice president of its new Digital Services department. Eychaner previously managed the 77,000-member institution’s contact center. Eychaner guides the delivery of streamlined account management tools through non-branch channels, including 4Front’s ...read more
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Thursday, July 26, 2018
The Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ) has identified four acres in Blair Township as a perfluoroalkyl and polyfluoroalkyl or PFAS contamination site. The four acre site is located 900 feet west of the Blair Elementary School on a property previously known as Carl’s Retreading. In 1995 Carl’s Retreading operated as a scrap tire collection/recycling site and was the location of a ...read more
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Tuesday, July 24, 2018
The Home Builders Association of the Grand Traverse Area (HBAGTA) is pleased to recognize the many volunteers that donated their time to this year’s Parade of Homes, which was held June 14th – 17th. The 17 volunteer groups that participated received donations to their organizations from HBAGTA. This included the Traverse City St. Francis Varsity Football team, whose parents and players pitched in ...read more
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Tuesday, July 24, 2018
TRAVERSE CITY, MI – A popular employee training fund in Michigan has a new name but will still offer $30 million dollars businesses can use to train their workforce. The Going PRO Talent Fund (formerly the Skilled Trades Training Fund or STTF) began in 2013 to provide funds to companies for short-term, in-demand training and is not limited to “skilled trade” occupations. Training has included ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
Honorably retired Air Force veteran, Corey Hughes, joined Safety Net as a Deployment Technician after a 20-year career in high-level, global IT operations.  Hughes holds a CompTIA Security+ certification and has extensive leadership and project management experience.  He supports existing Safety Net clients and plays a key role in onboarding new clients in all industries.Safety Net is an IT ...read more
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Monday, July 23, 2018
The Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail has been nominated in the latest 10Best Readers' Choice travel award contest promoted by USA Today! Leelanau Peninsula Wine Trail was one of 20 regions selected by an expert panel to be a contender for Best Wine Region contest, which just launched. “We are thrilled and honored that Leelanau Peninsula has been recognized in the Top 20 by USA Today,” states Lorri ...read more
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Thursday, July 19, 2018
4Front Credit Union never stops seeking ways to improve its members’ financial lives by delivering the latest intuitive account management technology. To this end, 4Front is excited to announce the installation of its latest VideoTeller Interactive Teller Machine at its Hastings Street (Traverse City) location. “It’s rare an organization can point to technology as a means to further personalize ...read more
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Wednesday, July 18, 2018
Pristine beaches, rich culture, botanical gardens, legendary cigars, and much more – a vacation itinerary impossible to resist. 9&10 News presents: A Cuba Adventure with Kevin Essebaggers. With that, the invitation to depart on a journey of a lifetime extends to all those reading! Strategically scheduled during winter’s dreary peak, travels last eight days from late February through early March. ...read more
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Tuesday, July 10, 2018
Hold on to your hats!Prepare for a wild, wonderful and WATERY summer at Raven Hill!   Raven Hill has been chosen to host the national Smithsonian Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibit August 11 to September 23, 2018. This exhibit has been traveling around the country since 2016. A variety of water-related programs will be presented by Raven Hill and local water, history & arts organizations ...read more
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Thursday, July 05, 2018
Due to the overwhelmingly positive response from our 2017 Gala and Silent Auction, our board of directors and staff have decided to forgo our benefit concert this year and focus our efforts on one major fundraising event: the 2018 Gala and Silent Auction.  The Gala will take place on Tuesday, August 28th in the Great Ballroom at Shanty Creek Resorts. The evening will include live jazz performed ...read more
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018
City Opera House presents the Magic Thursday Artists Summer Art Show and Sale.  Hours are Monday thru Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. during July and August.  The opening reception is Wednesday, 11 July from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. - light refreshments will be served.  Admission is free.Nine artists will display over 100 pieces of original work in pastel, oil, watercolor, and acrylic.  A ...read more
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Thursday, June 07, 2018
The Watershed Grand Traverse Bay will begin its annual beach testing on June 13. Twenty four area Great Lakes and inland lake beaches in Benzie, Grand Traverse, and Leelanau counties will be tested for harmful E.coli bacteria every Wednesday through September 5.  Beach test results will be available by noon on Thursdays and posted shortly thereafter on the Michigan Department of Environmental ...read more
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Thursday, May 10, 2018
SMITHSONIAN WATER|WAYS EXHIBIT AUGUST 11 TO SEPTEMBER 23, 2018 Raven Hill is pleased to announce that the Michigan Humanities Council (MHC) has chosen Raven Hill Discovery Center as one of six sites for the Smithsonian Museum on Main Street Water/Ways exhibit tour for 2018-19. The Council will partner with Raven Hill to present Water/Ways at the Center from August 11 to September 23 of 2018. The ...read more
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