Traverse City News and Events

Leelanau Christian Neighbors, Samaritans' Closet Merge

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 18, 2019

Two Leelanau County organizations serving families in need have agreed to join forces. The boards of Leelanau Christian Neighbors (LCN) and Samaritans’ Closet voted this ... Read More >>


GT Band Distributes More Than $873K To Local Organizations

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 18, 2019

The Grand Traverse Band of Ottawa & Chippewa Indians announced the distribution of $873,420 in gaming revenue allocation to local governments and school districts ... Read More >>


Is Traverse City Bucking A Nationwide Decline Of Bike Commuting?

By Craig Manning | Jan. 18, 2019

Fewer people are riding their bikes to work, but according to Julie Clark, executive director for TART Trails, Traverse City might be bucking that national ... Read More >>


County Commissioners Approve Prayer Policy

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 17, 2019

Grand Traverse County commissioners Wednesday approved a proposed invocation policy in a split vote that will allow a short prayer to be given at the ... Read More >>


TC Planning Commission Eyes 2019 Projects, Priorities

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 17, 2019

Traverse City staff are bracing for a “phenomenally busy year,” according to City Planning Director Russ Soyring, who met with planning commissioners this week ... Read More >>


Downtown TC Gift Certificate Sales Set New Record

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 16, 2019

Sales of downtown Traverse City gift certificates hit a record in 2018. According to the Downtown Traverse City Association (DTCA), annual sales for 2018 were ... Read More >>


NMC Hires Firm For President Search

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 16, 2019

Northwestern Michigan College trustees voted unanimously this week to hire Pauly Group, Inc. as the college's consulting firm to help find a new president ... Read More >>


StoryCorps, Michael’s Place To Partner On New Program Recording TC Memories

By Beth Milligan | Jan. 16, 2019

Traverse City grief support center Michael’s Place has been chosen as one of six organizations across the country to help launch a new program with ... Read More >>


Local Film And New Media Program Lands Statewide Acclaim

Jan. 16, 2019

The Traverse Bay Area Intermediate School District (TBAISD) Career-Tech Center will receive the 2019 Excellence in Practice Award from the Michigan Department of Education Office ... Read More >>


Eight Charities Share $453,000 From Swingshift

Jan. 16, 2019

Eight organizations shared almost half a million dollars from the latest round of local charitable dancing competition Swingshift and the Stars. The local “Dance-off for ... Read More >>



Man Arrested For Throwing Snowballs

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Corrections Officer Charged

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County Commissioners To Talk Controversial Library Appointment, Invocation Policy

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Grand Traverse Band's Economic Arm To Acquire Defense Contractor

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See What's On Stage Now

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Some Sleeping Bear Areas Open

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Year-End Numbers Show Real Estate Sales Continue To Slow

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Building West End Deck Will Require Extending TIF 97, Says DDA Leader

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Local Leaders Look To Lift Restriction Preventing Biking, Other Uses On GT Commons Trails

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Pitch Night Rewards Students

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Coldwell Banker Expands To Eastern Florida

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Three Injured, Two Arrested Following Violent Home Invasion In Cedar

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East Bay Projects: Baywatch Resort To Expand, Chartwell Drive Apartments Proposed

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Downtown Chili Cook-Off At Park Place Today

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