News for Community

Thursday, September 21, 2017
Big Brothers Big Sisters and Talbots of Traverse City invite the community to join them on Thursday, October 19th for a day of shopping – all for a great cause! Stop in to shop at Talbots any time between 10am and 8pm on October 19th, mention Bigs during checkout and 10% of your pre-tax sale will be donated directly to Big Brothers Big Sisters to support mentoring relationships between local ...read more
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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 ...read more
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Tuesday, August 29, 2017
 Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) students’ SAT and Advanced Placement scores outperformed the state and indicate that the district’s students continue to be prepared for college, career, and life.    TCAPS students scored 6% higher in 2017 than in 2016, the first year the state moved to offering the SAT. Previously the state college readiness assessment was the ACT. The number of ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, August 23, 2017
West Nile Virus Activity Across Michigan West Nile Virus (WNV) has been confirmed in 121 birds and five horses across the State of Michigan.  Anyone living in an area where WNV is present in mosquitoes can become infected. In Michigan, outbreaks of WNV have been occurring every summer since 2002.  Residents are reminded that the best way to protect against West Nile Virus and other mosquito-borne ...read more
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017
 Crooked Tree Arts Center Traverse City, MI 49684www.crookedtree.org/TC (231) 941-9488View printer-friendly Google doc   Crooked Tree Arts Center - Traverse City Presents“Practice, Rhythm, and Ritual: Meditative Minimalism”  TRAVERSE CITY, MICHIGAN - Crooked Tree Arts Center announces its new multimedia art exhibition, “Practice, ...read more
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Tuesday, August 22, 2017
Big Brothers Big Sisters is set to host its 2nd Annual Golf Event at LochenHeath Golf Club over the course of two days, August 30th and 31st. This is a unique event has been split into two days. The first event on Wednesday, August 30th, offers competitive golf in the Invitational for those with a USGA handicap of 14 or below where the prize is an all-expenses paid one day trip to Whistling ...read more
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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 ...read more
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Monday, May 22, 2017
TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. — The Bay Area Transportation Authority (BATA) is celebrating the fifth anniversary of its successful Bike-n-Ride program. BATA’s Bike-n-Ride service has been helping cyclists enjoy bike trails in Grand Traverse and Leelanau Counties for five years. This years’ service started Saturday, May 20 and runs through the summer and fall until October 22.  Since Bike-n-Ride’s ...read more
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Tuesday, March 31, 2015
Traverse City – Spring break will be a busy time for the County’s community pool. Registration for Grand Traverse County Parks and Recreation’s spring session of American Red Cross lessons opened today, and one dollar family open swims are scheduled throughout spring break. “In anticipation of summer, the spring session of swim lessons is quite popular,” said Kristine Erickson, Director of Grand ...read more
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