Bellaire, MIMy North.com

Meet Your Innkeeper: Holly Wilson at Bellaire B+B

What’s it like to run a Northern Michigan B&B? We asked Holly Wilson, innkeeper of the charming (Red Hot Best winning!) Bellaire B+B. Find this article and more in the June 2021 issue of Traverse, Northern Michigan’s Magazine; or subscribe and get Traverse delivered to your door each month. Tell...
Glen Arbor, MIleelanau.com

Sugar Loaf demolition to begin this month

The Glen Arbor Sun reports that the new (and currently unknown) Sugar Loaf Resort owner announced today that Kalamazoo’s Taplin Enterprises, LLC has been awarded the demolition contract for the former ski resort property:. Taplin offers a broad range of services and has a rich history of experience and proven...
Traverse City, MIUpNorthLive.com

TCAPS inclusion resolution creates division

GRAND TRAVERSE COUNTY, Mich. (WPBN/WGTU) -- A resolution meant to draw people together is bringing some further apart. Monday night, parents and students addressed the Traverse City Area Public Schools Board of Education. The community is asking for more information on the proposed resolution regarding diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging.
Traverse City, MItraverseticker.com

Ann Cardon Memo Released; Full Document Here

Attorneys for Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) have released a memo written by former Board President and current Trustee Sue Kelly that was at the center of controversy in the sudden departure of former TCAPS Superintendent Ann Cardon. TCAPS board members voted to release the document in a marathon Monday meeting this week instead of further fighting a court ruling ordering its release.
Suttons Bay, MIPosted by
The Ann Arbor News

Renowned Leelanau Cheese finds new owners to carry on its delicious legacy

SUTTONS BAY, MI - Leelanau Cheese devotees now can rest assured: The raclette is here to stay. After briefly flirting with an uncertain future, the acclaimed Northern Michigan cheesemaking enterprise is happily handing the reins to its next generation of owners: Joshua Hall and Gary Smith, a master cheesemaker and food science specialist who became friends while working alongside each other at Michigan State University’s dairy plant in East Lansing.
Grandville, MIPosted by
The Grand Rapids Press

Grandville puts anchors away, heads to softball semifinals

MOUNT PLEASANT, MI – Despite all the anchors on Grandville’s mythical ocean floor, there was a sense of relief in the dugout when the fly ball went to center field. “I knew the Traverse City West hitter (Brittany Steimel) was a good hitter, a home-run hitter,” Grandville pitcher Grace Connelly said. “And we had some errors, so there was a little extra stress.
Grand Traverse County, MIPosted by
9&10 News

Old Mission Peninsula School Sends Kids Out on High Note

It’s the end of a taxing school year, and Old Mission Peninsula Elementary Schools is celebrating in a big way. Staff, teachers, and the Parent-Teacher Organization held a carnival for the kids at the school in Grand Traverse County on Tuesday. It was complete with games, inflatable obstacle courses, and even an airplane flyover. Festivities were made possible by donations and fundraisers throughout the school year.
Traverse City, MIMy North.com

Northern Michigan Golf Course Updates for Summer 2021

Hitting the links this summer in Northern Michigan? Here are all of the updates you’ll want to know! From new golf technology at Boyne Highlands Golf Course to upcoming tournaments, here’s what’s happening on local golf courses from Traverse City to Bellaire and beyond. Golf is in full swing for...
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Cars 108

Canoe, Kayak or Paddleboard at This Northern Michigan Paddle Festival

Regardless of your experience level, if you love to canoe, kayak or paddleboard, one of Northern Michigan's most popular paddling events is for you. The sixth annual Paddle Antrim Festival (Elk Rapids) is set to get underway, September 16-18. The Paddle Antrim Festival is said to be the best way to experience the Chain of Lakes Water Trail and the charming lakeside communities surrounding the trail. This is a non-competitive event that provides opportunities for all levels of paddlers to participate for one or two days and paddle 7 to 42 miles.
Traverse City, MIinterlochenpublicradio.org

Pride art creates LGBTQ+ visibility in rural northern Michigan

Pride month creates visibility and community for people on a spectrum of sexuality. And now, art exhibits are showing up in rural communities in Northern Michigan to bring people together. This experience is audio reactive. Take a minute to let it out. Those are some of the first words that...
Michigan StateMy North.com

22 Concerts & Shows Across Northern Michigan this Summer

Summer events are making a comeback for 2021. From a Parallel 45 Benefête to Beatles vs. The Four Seasons, there’s an event for everyone in Northern Michigan this summer. View the wide variety and buy tickets below. East Bay Drive – Virtual Streaming Concert // June 4–18 The Music House...