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Friday, October 20, 2017
Festival of Trees 2017November 11th-18th 10:00 am - 7:00 pm Sunday, November 19th 10:00 am - 3:00 pm Northland Plaza ( corner of M-72 & US 131 in Kalkaska)Beautifully decorated trees (from 2 feet to 9 feet): featuring an American Girl Doll with accessories and an 100 Hot Wheel Car with carry line case.  Wreaths and specialty items all will be either raffled or silent auctioned on Sunday, more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Press Release, Event
Monday, October 16, 2017
The National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) has announced that Traverse Health Clinic has received NCQA Patient-Centered Medical Home (PCMH) Recognition for using evidence-based, patient-centered processes that focus on highly coordinated care and long-term, participative relationships. “We take a comprehensive approach to patient care, working together with our patients to improve their more
Categories: Community, Member News, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
In an effort to control the deer population, and upon recommendation by the Michigan Department of Natural Resources (DNR), Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation, which stewards ten parks, has opened Power Island (and connected Bassett Island) for deer bow hunting between October 16 and November 14, 2017, and between December 1, 2017 and January 1, 2018. According to County Parks and more
Categories: Member News, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Consumers Energy announced today that it will spend $250 million with small businesses in Michigan over the next two and a half years.  learn more ...  
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Monday, October 09, 2017
The Leelanau Community Cultural Center will host a concert performance by Janice Keegan at the Old Art Building in Leland on October 22 from 4:00 – 6:00 pm. Tickets for the concert are $20 and are available at or by calling 231-256-2131. Janice Keegan's evocative and memorable singing style has impressed audiences since the early '90s. A seasoned performer, Keegan is noted for more
Categories: Event, General News Article, Member News, Press Release
Friday, October 06, 2017
Huntington Bank is the nation’s second largest originator of Small Business Administration (SBA) 7(a) loans during SBA fiscal year 2017, maintaining its ranking for total 7(a) loans nationwide, and ranking as the top 7(a) lender for total loans and dollars lentwithin its eight-state core footprint. Huntington has ranked as a top-three national SBA 7(a) lender since 2011 and the premier 7(a) lender more
Categories: General News Article, Member News
Friday, October 06, 2017
What is it about the elusive owl that sparks an air of mystery and intrigue?  Join us at Grass River Natural Area on October 20th, 21st, 27th, and 28th at 7 pm as we learn about our local owls with an indoor presentation and then go for a night hike in search of these amazing birds. Participants must be able to hike on uneven trails in the dark for about 1 mile/1 hour. Please bring a light if you more
Categories: Event, Education
Thursday, October 05, 2017
Facilities in Traverse City and Frankfort get the highest marks for qualityMunson Healthcare dialysis facilities in Traverse City, Frankfort and Kalkaska have received high quality marks from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services.Click here for greater detail.  
Categories: Press Release, Member News
Wednesday, October 04, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY, MI — A new apprenticeship program in northwest Michigan is designed to help fill the talent gap in the construction industry. TheU.S. Department of Labor (USDOL) Registered Construction Trades Apprenticeship Program is open to employers and job seekers in Antrim, Benzie, Charlevoix, Emmet, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, Leelanau, Manistee, Missaukee and Wexford counties. The more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, October 02, 2017
Local flooring retailer, Floor Covering Brokers Carpet One, announced the promotion of Michael Watkins to Vice President and General Manager. “In this role, Mike will be responsible for the successful growth of our company”, stated store owner Dennis Lauterbach. “Mike has a deep understanding of the floor covering business, having produced excellent results in Sales, Operations, and Materials more
Categories: Press Release
Thursday, September 28, 2017
The Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay invites photographers to enter their annual juried photo contest. The top 12 photographs will be featured in Bay Life North Magazine’s January/February 2018 issue. Photographs must be taken in Antrim, Benzie, Grand Traverse, Kalkaska, or Leelenau counties. Photos may be of any season and must depict the outdoors, such as water scenes, wildlife, or more
Categories: Community, Member News, Press Release
Monday, September 25, 2017
The Watershed Center Grand Traverse Bay is pleased to announce a $15,000 grant from the Dole Family Foundation to protect water quality in the Elk River Chain of Lakes watershed. “We’re thrilled that the Dole Family Foundation continues their commitment to clean, healthy water in our community,” said Christine Crissman, The Watershed Center’s executive director. “The Elk River Chain of Lakes more
Categories: Member News, Community, Press Release
Monday, September 25, 2017
McLain Cycle & Fitness, with locations in Traverse City and Cadillac, Michigan, a premier bike shop has been chosen by Interbike, the largest cycling industry trade event to win one of 10 awards for Retailer Innovation.  The 2017 Interbike Retailer Innovation Awards recognize independent bicycle retailers that have implemented innovative ideas and strategies to their businesses with positive more
Categories: Member News
Wednesday, September 06, 2017
When Jon and Nicole Supernaw got married years ago, they never thought they'd be partnered up in a retail tax service business, but here they are......and loving it! Jon and Nicole purchased the international tax prep service franchise, Liberty Tax Service, in June 2017. They are really looking forward to meeting all their new clients and the businesses in the area. Jon has 20 years of more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, Event, General News Article, Human Interest, Member News, 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 of more
Categories: Community, Event, Human Interest, Press Release