Growing Business. Building Community.

Category Archives: Press Releases

News & Articles by Date

News & Articles by Category

Shanty Creek Resorts and Short’s Brewing Co. Create New Black Diamond Ski Package

For Immediate Release December 10, 2013 Bellaire, MI – Shanty Creek Resorts (SCR) invites winter sports and micro-brew enthusiasts to head north this season and experience the new “Black Diamond Package” in partnership with Shorts Brewing Company. This two-night affordable ski and boarding package allows guests to enjoy a wonderful combination of the Midwest’s best […]

Grand Opening for ZEN Massage and Esthetics

The Grand Opening for ZEN Massage and Esthetics is this Friday, December 13th from 5 to 7 pm. We will be offering free mini facials, table massages, light hors d’oeuvres, award winning Sangria and many chances to win prizes including $50.00 Gift Certificates and Naturopathica products!

The Steward’s Carriage Garage, Building #81

Kitchen Choreography Rehabilitates Another Building TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan – On December 2nd and 3rd, 2013, Kitchen Choreography lifted and relocated the historic garage that sat on their business’s property, to a new home, about 75 feet away from the garage’s original spot. Built between 1890 and 1900 with 13,000 cubic content, moving the carriage garage will […]

Afternoon with an Author, Elizabeth Buzzelli

Saturday, January 11th at 3:30 p.m. at the Elk Rapids Historic Museum (301 Traverse St) Northern Michigan writer, Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli will be speaking about her Emily Kincaid mystery series, her writing process, and a new book she is working on which takes place in a polygamist town in Arizona. There is no sign up […]

First Northern Michigan PGA Teaching Summit Takes Place at Treetops Next Week

For Immediate Release December 5, 2013 Golf instructional program will feature Michigan’s top teachers Gaylord, MI – For the first time ever, some of the top PGA golf instructors in Michigan will come together for the Northern Michigan PGA Teaching Summit next week at Treetops Resort. The Northern Michigan PGA Teaching Summit, a premier golf […]

Dingeman, Dancer PLC, Obtain a $5 Million Judgment

Dingeman Dancer PLC obtained a $5 million judgment for the wrongful death of Charles Cuykendall in Missaukee County, Michigan. Charles Cuykendall was killed at the home of Donald Staats. Staats shot Cuykendall in the head with a Dan Wesson .44 Caliber handgun, killing him instantly. Staats was convicted of involuntary manslaughter in the criminal proceedings, […]

Honor Bank annual Honor Thy Neighbor grocery drive collects 12,000 lbs. of groceries for area pantries

Over 72,000 lbs. collected since 2004 HONOR, Mich. – Honor Bank recently tallied cash and grocery donations for their annual grocery drive, Honor Thy Neighbor, which ran in November. Promotional efforts led to the collection of 11,995 pounds of food and personal items for local food banks and pantries. Additionally, bank customers and community members […]

New Website Showcases Leelanau Scenic Heritage Route

LEELANAU COUNTY, MI— The Leelanau Scenic Heritage Route Committee is announcing the activation of its new Scenic Route website. is designed to provide news, events, and amenities information for both public and commercial locations within the townships and villages along the Scenic Heritage Route. features a trip planner to create trips based on […]

Ticket Sales for the Fifth Annual Traverse City Winter Microbrew & Music Festival Kick Off This Weekend with TC Ale Trail™ Brew Bus Tour

CONTACT: Troy Daily, Director, (231) 288-7676, Sam Porter, CEO, (231) 499-4968, Tickets sale launch to coincide with TC Ale Trail™ Brew Bus Tour this Saturday, December 7, at 12 noon Traverse City, Mich – December 3, 2013 – The Microbrew & Music Festival team invites the public to join them as they kick off […]

Erica Aicher and Lori Seckinger Employees Showing Promising Futures with Kitchen Choreography

TRAVERSE CITY, Michigan – Erica Aicher has been awarded a lead design position with Kitchen Choreography. Erica earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Interior Design from Arizona State University in 2009. She moved to the Traverse City area and was hired as a Design Assistant in 2011. It is the challenge of designing for each individual […]

Health Department offers Health Insurance Marketplace help in Antrim County

ELK RAPIDS – Amid the controversies and technical difficulties surrounding the Health Insurance Marketplace, the Health Department of Northwest Michigan is upholding its commitment to assist Northern Michigan residents and families with education and enrollment. Pat Borowiak, Public Health Technician Supervisor for the Health Department of Northwest Michigan, is serving as the regional Lead Navigator […]

Chamber Supports Reading Project

The death of local activist and environmentalist Bob Russell left a huge void in northern Michigan. His longtime dedication to justice, connection to the earth, and his belief in the importance of knowledge anchored a life of service and achievement. Bob had many talents indeed, but it was his passion for learning—his discipline to study […]