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Leelanau Grant Program Open

Money still doesn’t grow on trees – but the Leelanau County Business Grant Program might be the next best thing. Leelanau-based businesses are eligible to pursue virtually no-strings-attached grant funds – basically free money – through the Leelanau County Economic Development Corporation. The Leelanau County Business Grant Program will disperse nearly $19,000 in Leelanau County […]

Take the 2014 Economic Outlook Survey

The Traverse City Area Chamber of Commerce, in cooperation with chambers and associations throughout Michigan, is participating in the 2014 Michigan Economic Outlook Survey. This is an exciting statewide effort that will help us better determine how we can make our community a great place to grow a business. By providing your feedback in this […]

Frey Named Marketing Director

Traverse City, MI – Tricia Frey, formerly Advertising Sales Representative for the Detroit Red Wings Training Camp and NHL Prospect Tournament Commemorative Programs and Marketing and Advertising Representative for Centre I.C.E. and Howe Arena, was recently named Centre I.C.E. Marketing Director. “It’s time for Centre I.C.E. to expand our public relations and marketing efforts to […]

Troy Daily, local entrepreneur, turns to alternative funding sources for his latest business venture, Brew Bus, offering brewery tours and rentals.

Traverse City, MI, November 25, 2014 — If everything goes his way, on Christmas eve, December 24, 2014 Troy Daily will have the budget to make his brewery tour business idea a reality. Daily is attempting to raise $15,000 on, a crowdfunding platform. Brew Bus is an exciting way to educate, celebrate, and experience […]

TBACU Welcomes New CFO

Traverse City, MI – Robin Wybenga, formally a League Representative with the Michigan Credit Union League (MCUL), has joined TBA Credit Union as their new Chief Financial Officer. Robin was with the MCUL for five years and was a consultant for over 80 credit unions across the state of Michigan. “We are very excited to […]

TADL Announces New Coordinator of Youth Services

November 25, 2013 (Traverse City, Mich;) The Traverse Area District Library (TADL) is excited and pleased to announce Catherine Lancaster as the organization’s new Coordinator of Youth Services. Lancaster, who previously served as children’s librarian at Flint Public Library, brings a full range of professional and leadership experience to TADL said Library Director, Metta T.Lansdale. […]

GTOC Partners with Community Organizations Local Nonprofits to Benefit from Sales Proceeds

Grand Traverse Ophthalmology Clinic hosted its annual Fall Trunk Show on Thursday, October 24, 2013 This year, participants enjoyed tables overflowing with fashionable frames from top designers. Discounts of 20% and more were offered on complete pairs of glasses ordered during the always-popular event. This event raised $3,150 dollars from the proceeds of the trunk […]

Merry Marketplace, a Christmas arts & crafts show

November 21, 2013 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Merry Marketplace at the Old Art Building Contact: Judy Livingston 256-2131 Merry Marketplace, a Christmas arts & crafts show will be held on Saturday, December 7, 2013 from 10 am to 4 pm at the Old Art Building in Leland. This year’s show features 21 local artisans with holiday […]

Fight Senior Hunger Food Drive

TRAVERSE CITY, MICH., NOVEMBER 21, 2013 – Comfort Keepers, Northern Michigan’s leading in-home senior care provider, will hold a “Stop Senior Hunger” Food Drive on Saturday, November 30 between 9 and 11 a.m. The drive will take place at the Grand Traverse County Commission on Aging headquarters, located at 529 West Front St. in Traverse […]

Interlochen Presents “The Nutcracker”

INTERLOCHEN, MI –– The Interlochen Arts Academy Dance Co. and Orchestra will present “The Nutcracker” Dec. 12, 13 & 14 in Corson Auditorium. Performances will be held on Dec. 12 and 13 at 7:30 p.m., and Dec. 14 at 2 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. “The Nutcracker” tells the story of Clara, Herr Drosselmeyer, a villainous […]

Shanty Creek Resorts Hosts Annual Career Fair

Over 100 positions available for job seekers Bellaire, Michigan – Shanty Creek Resorts will be hosting its annual career fair on Monday, December 2. The fair will be held from 1–5 p.m. in the Grand Ballroom at The Lakeview Hotel. Job seekers are invited to explore all the occupational opportunities available and talk about possible […]

Michael’s Place and Hospice of Michigan Host A Night of Remembering: A Candle Lighting Ceremony

Michael’s Place, a healing center for children, teens, adults and families, and Hospice of Michigan invite the public to attend the annual “Night of Remembering” Candle Lighting Ceremony on Monday, December 2, 2013 at Michael’s Place Family Support Center, 1144 Boon St., Traverse City. This event is open to anyone in the community – children, […]