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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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DDA activism?

The local non-profit organization SEEDS was hired Friday by the [Traverse] city’s Downtown Development Authority to run the Sara Hardy Farmers Market this season. The weekly market begins May 7.  Record-Eagle There seems to be a pattern developing in the … Continue reading

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TART tunnel?

Seems worth considering TART Trail organizers are urging Traverse City leaders to back their idea for placing a tunnel under South Airport Road.…The tunnel would be placed along the Boardman River Trial. The idea stems from a feasibility study that … Continue reading

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Again with the homophobia

The founder of a religious-based website that discourages homosexuality filed a second request of records from Traverse City’s public schools.  Record-Eagle My earlier criticism applies here, too.

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A happy Wanderer?

Beer Alert! You may have Flo on your left and Mary on your right, but if you don’t have a Wanderer from North Peak Brewing Co., you’re just not that cool.  MLive North Peak Brewing of Traverse City has just … Continue reading

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Online funerals are happening

A Traverse City funeral home shows us how they’re using technology to give us a long distance way to pay our respects. Reynolds Jonkhoff Funeral Home Director Christy Jonkhoff says, “This isn’t a hug, it’s not a touch, but it … Continue reading

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Pervious pavement project

“It looks cool—like Rice Krispy treats!” Mary’s Kitchen Port co-owner Mike Boudjalis isn’t talking about one of their new desserts, he’s referring to the new pervious pavement they had installed in their back parking lot. He and his sister Kathy … Continue reading

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