Category Archives: Organizations

Athena group award

Yesterday at the Hagerty Center, Athena Grand Traverse presented its 2011 Athena Award to NMC Vice President Kathleen Guy. Guy was honored for her extensive fundraising efforts and community involvement. Our own Jan Bassett was the 2003 award winner and … Continue reading

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Military musings

It has been a long time since I was in the military myself, and even longer since I was a “military brat,” a child of someone in the military. But, from time to time, I reconnect. This week was one … Continue reading

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Citizen of the Year

Congratulations to Maribeth Westcott who is Elk Rapids Chamber Citizen of the Year. I have known Maribeth for years and can attest that the Chamber pick is a good one.

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Note from Amy Schindler

for Community Cupboard  Anyone who is interested and able to help – on Friday, we will be collecting the canned food items from each building (starting with Mill Creek at 9:30 a.m.) and delivering them to the Community Cupboard. Right … Continue reading

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Whither EZ Mart?

I noticed with interest that the Blarney Castle application for an EZ Mart at U.S. 31 and First Street in Elk Rapids is not on the Village Planning Commission agenda for the Tuesday meeting. So I first checked with the … Continue reading

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Planning meeting, Tuesday night

Tuesday, April 26, 7 p.m. at Government Center Agenda Excerpts Public Hearing – Request of 45th Parallel Furniture Co. LLC for a Special UsePermit and Site Plan Approval to allow for a furniture manufacturingfacility within the existing building located at … Continue reading

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LochenHeath lives

Our own Mike Husby has been a primary reason that LochenHeath Golf Club reopens soon. The countdown to Opening Day for the revived LochenHeath Golf Club continues as General Manager Mike Husby took delivery of a new fleet of golf … Continue reading

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