Traverse City News and Events

TCAPS Recall Hits Legal Snag

By Beth Milligan | Dec. 7, 2019

One week after a local effort to recall State Representative Larry Inman hit a wall due to a legal technicality, a separate campaign to recall three Traverse City Area Public Schools (TCAPS) board members has also been dealt a blow.

TCAPS Transparency, a community group working to recall Board Chair Sue Kelly, Treasurer Matt Anderson, and Secretary Pam Forton, was informed this week by Grand Traverse County Clerk Bonnie Scheele that the petition language for Kelly was incorrectly filed. Because Kelly resides in Leelanau County, her petition language needs to be filed in that jurisdiction, rather than in Grand Traverse County. A November 26 decision made by the Grand Traverse ...

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Public Input Sought On Airport Becoming Authority

Grand Traverse and Leelanau counties, which own Cherry Capital Airport, and governing body Northwestern Regional Airport Commission ...

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Garland Street Closed Friday, Monday

The 200 block of Garland Street will be closed in downtown Traverse City today (Friday) and Monday. ...

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Traffic Signal Work At M-72/Elk Lake To Start Monday, Continue Through May

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) will invest $253,000 to install a new traffic signal at the ...

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Median Coming To US-31; Aim Is To Prevent Accidents, Help Pedestrians

The Michigan Department of Transportation (MDOT) and Acme Township will work together to design and install a ...

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Today Saturday, December 7, 2019

3:00 PM

Encore Winds Holiday Concert - Winds of December

Enjoy TubaChristmas in the lobby at 2pm. The Grand Traverse Show Chorus, under the direction of Jill Watson ... More Info >>

3:00 PM

The Alphabet Experience

Parallel 45 puts on 26 micro-plays—for every letter of the alphabet—performing all 26 in under one hour. Plus, ... More Info >>

4:00 PM

Elk Rapids Open House

Visit with Santa, take a free horse drawn sleigh ride, decorate cookies, mail your wish list to the ... More Info >>

4:00 PM

Hallie's Book Release

"The Thunderstorm Party" will be sold, with proceeds benefiting Hallie's Hearts Endowment. More Info >>

5:00 PM

Holidays on Old Mission

Santa will arrive, courtesy of the Peninsula Township Fire Department. Stop by between 5pm & 7pm to enjoy ... More Info >>

5:00 PM

amical's Cookbook Dinner Series Presents "Rich Table"

James Beard nominees Sarah & Evan Rich share their unique take on modern American cuisine from their Michelin ... More Info >>

5:30 PM

Holiday Party/Baby Pantry Benefit

Benzie Democrats' annual Holiday Party, with roast turkey, stuffing & your potluck dish to share. Donations to St. ... More Info >>

5:30 PM

The Christmas Journey

A 45 minute outdoor walking tour through fire lit woods with live sets, actors, animals & a story. More Info >>

7:30 PM

"Bachelor Mother"

Presented by the Glen Arbor Players. A comedy full of mistaken identities & a little romance, all happening ... More Info >>

7:30 PM

"Elf The Musical"

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7:30 PM

Leelanau Community Choir Concerts

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7:30 PM

Northwest Michigan Ballet Theatre Presents "The Nutcracker"

Enjoy Tchaikovsky's masterpiece. An experience in the Land of Sweets. More Info >>

7:30 PM

Winter Jazz Ensemble Showcase

Presented by NMC Jazz Bands & Vocal Jazz Ensemble. More Info >>

7:30 PM

Winter Songs & Carols

Manitou Winds presents a mix of music & spoken word. Join the ensemble & their special guest, soprano ... More Info >>

Roundabout Coming To Blair Townhall Road, Six More To Follow Across GT County

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TADL Offering Fine Forgiveness In December

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Traffic Projects On Deck: Pedestrian Crossings, Front/Madison, Parking Rate Study

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Join Us For A Special Recess Of Giving Tonight!

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Munson, Nurses Association Reach Settlement Over Nurses' Rights To Talk About Work Conditions

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Inman Recall Effort Goes To Court

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When Will Pot Sales Begin In TC?

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Damaged Toyota Sought By Police

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Local Schools, Teachers Dealing With "Seclusion And Restraint" Laws, Policies

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Great Lakes Maritime Academy To Celebrate 50th Anniversary

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Welcome To The Golden Age Of Shipwreck Hunting

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County Commission To Talk Proposed Trail Network, Building Fixes, Meeting Times

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Regionwide Survey To Help In First-Of-Its-Kind Child Abuse Study

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He Bet Big On Downtown Traverse City. And Won.

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