Traverse City News and Events

Garfield Township By The Numbers: High Levels of Poverty, Rentals, Retail Jobs

By Beth Milligan | May 24, 2022

Over one-third of children in Garfield Township live in poverty, almost double the statewide rate in Michigan, while 43 percent of the population has moved ... Read More >>


Your Summer 2022 Race Guide

By Beth Milligan | May 23, 2022

Time to get in gear—race season is here! The Northern Express, sister publication of The Ticker, has compiled 50+ running, biking, paddling, and swimming races ... Read More >>


Citywide Cape Sealing Pavement Project Kicks Off Monday

By Beth Milligan | May 23, 2022

The City of Traverse City will begin a cape seal project on 12.85 miles of city streets today (Monday). The project is expected to be ... Read More >>


Staffing Debate Likely To Dominate City Budget Discussion

By Beth Milligan | May 23, 2022

Traverse City’s proposed upcoming budget will appear on the city commission agenda for the fourth week in a row tonight (Monday), with discussion likely to ... Read More >>


North Bar, Modern Bird Set For Debuts Soon

By Ross Boissoneau | May 22, 2022

Two prominent new restaurants will open soon in Traverse City, just in time for summer. Modern Bird is slated to open soon after Memorial Day ... Read More >>


Summer Employment Forecast: Will The Job Market Warm Back Up?

By Craig Manning | May 22, 2022

If you look at a northern Michigan events calendar for the next four months, the easy takeaway is that things are reverting to the way ... Read More >>


NMC To Sign New Articulation Agreement To Promote Construction Trades Education

By Craig Manning | May 21, 2022

Northwestern Michigan College (NMC) is taking a new step to address the growing gap of construction trades professionals in northern Michigan. On Friday, the college ... Read More >>


DDA Teams Up With Traverse Connect For Potential Business Attraction Program

By Craig Manning | May 21, 2022

Banking and financial services; architecture and design firms; innovators in the marine technology and outdoor recreation spaces: These are a few of the industries that ... Read More >>


Montessori's Big Year

By Ross Boissoneau | May 20, 2022

Three separate local Montessori school programs are growing. Construction continues at both Commongrounds -- which will host the Northern Blooms Montessori elementary program -- and ... Read More >>


New Senior Living Facilities Are Under Construction In Traverse City; Can The Local Workforce Support Them?

By Craig Manning | May 19, 2022

Several developments are underway in and around Traverse City that would significantly increase the area’s capacity to provide senior living and senior care to the ... Read More >>



The Dish Cafe Is Back On The Market

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2022 Outstanding Educators Unveiled

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20 Years Later: The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

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"Now Hiring" Showcases Jobs Across The Region

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Traverse City Horse Shows Issues Statement Regarding Summer 2022 Season

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City Commission Approves Recreational Marijuana Ordinance, Letter Of Understanding For Grandview Parkway Redesign

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Local Home Sales Continue Drop, While Prices Continue To Climb

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New Owners For West End Tavern, Paesano’s Pizza; More Restaurant, Retail News

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Acme Township Could Suspend Traverse City Horse Shows For Summer 2022

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FAA: Mechanical Issue Forced NMC Plane Landing

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The Gamechangers, Part 7: Building A Vibrant Economy...And An Inclusive Community

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BATA Announces $10,000 Recruiting And Retention Incentive To Combat Staff Shortages

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Five Pieces Of Pending State Legislation That Could Impact Traverse City

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Snow To Summer: Making Sense Of Spring Agriculture

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