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A Place at the Table - A Documentary on Food Insecurity at The Bay Theatre

May 4, 2014 from 1pm to 4pm
A Place at the Table is a documentary on how food insecurity in the United States affects both adults and children.  It will be shown locally as part of an effort to raise awareness of local hunger issues and to raise funds for Leelanau Christian Neighbors, which operates two Leelanau County food banks and Blessings in a Backpack in Leelanau County.   Admission is by donation, with a suggested contribution of $10 in cash or an equivalent value in canned foods.See More
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Jennifer Westwood and Friends at CTAC Theater

June 7, 2014 from 7pm to 9pm
Jennifer Westwood cut her teeth on Detroit Gospel, honed her craft in gritty corner bards, and has earned her stripes to become a premier vocalist/performer in the Rustbelt capital.  Recipient of several music awards, including the 2013 Detroit Music Award for Outstanding Acoustic Performance, Jennifer will bring her high energy blues/Americana infused rock show with her veteran Detroit scene band supporting her surprisingly earth-shaking vocals and her intimate acoustic…See More
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Traverse City Walks, L.L.C. at Hickory Meadows Trailhead, Randolph St., Traverse City

May 22, 2014 from 11am to 12pm
The 2014 Community Walks will begin on Thursday, May 22, 11 a.m., meeting at Hickory Meadows on Randolph St. in Traverse City.  This is approximately a 2 mile hike through the meadows and woods that leads to a barn on M-72 and circling back over the creek back to the trail head.  Last year some of the hikers elected to continue up the ski hill to add to their outdoor experience.  Watch for further postings.  Our walk on May 29 will be at the VASA Pathway.…See More
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Avoiding Inspection Nightmares

Finally. You've spruced up your home, kept it looking good, picked up and generally uninhabited; and after weeks of tire kickers and an occasional promising prospect you have your first real offer in your hands.  Your problems are behind you -- right?  All they need is an inspection. What could go wrong? Well....Most residential pu…See More
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Paul Oliver Memorial Hospital Auxillary 19th Annual Golf Benefit at Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa

May 22, 2014 from 11:30am to 7pm
This Golf benefit be held on the Mountain Ridge Golf Course at Crystal Mountain in Thompsonville. Come out and celebrate the end of a very long winter!  This 4 player scramble/shotgun format, starts at 11:30AM, includes 18 holes of golf with cart, a delicious barbeque buffet at 6PM, and many games, team awards and door and raffle prizes. Golfers limited to 144, so it is advisable to submit your registration early.  The cost remains at $100/person. If one wishes to attend only the buffet, the…See More
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Horizon Books Hosts Poet Fleda Brown in Traverse City at Horizon Books

June 28, 2014 from 4pm to 6pm
Poet Fleda Brown, No Need of Sympathy, signs her books at Horizon Books.Any one poem in Fleda Brown's eighth collection may touch on contemporary science, physics, family, politics, the nature of poetry and the nature of reality. There are sonnets for all ten grandchildren written by a grandmother, poems about the Big Bang, about child labor, the moon over Paris, and tent caterpillars, all written with humility, humor, curiosity, and a deep love of life.The dead seem like holes in the universe,…See More
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Horizon Books Hosts Author John Chuchman in Traverse City at Horizon Books

June 28, 2014 from 1pm to 4pm
Author Signing: John Chuchman, Being: Our Destiny, at Horizon Books.Human beings . . . how often have we heard those two words without a thought to what they mean? Oh, we could define "human," but what about the word "being" or better yet, "Being."Vaclav Havel, Czech writer, dissident, and finally, peaceful liberator of his country, searched for the true meaning of Being in his series of essays written while in prison. Havel described Being as the state of one's heart, the key to life and one's…See More
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Horizon Books Hosts Author Tobin Buhk in Traverse City at Horizon Books

June 21, 2014 from 3pm to 5pm
Author Signing at Horizon Books: Tobin Buhk, Michigan's Strychnine Saint: The Curious Case of Mrs. Mary McKnight.The spring of 1903 proved disastrous for the Murphy family. On April 22, the infant Ruth Murphy died in her crib. Within an hour, her mother, Gertrude, experienced a violent spasm before she, too, died. Ten days later, John Murphy followed his wife and child to the grave after suffering from a crippling convulsion.While neighbors whispered about a curse and physicians feared a…See More
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Horizon Books Hosts Author Jill Stodola in Traverse City at Horizon Books

June 21, 2014 from 2pm to 4pm
Author Signing: Jill Stodola, Cadavers and Cocktails, at Horizon Books.Cadavers and Cocktails is a collection of true stories from dark to light, which are not for the faint of heart. The book title was derived from a dream of the author’s, in which she was at the morgue with her brother-in- law and sister -in-law. They were talking to their friend, who is a medical examiner. He said, "Don't know why you guys are here, how about we meet after work for cadavers and cocktails?" It seemed like a…See More
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Horizon Books Hosts Book Launch Party in Traverse City: Author Richard Hall at Horizon Books

June 7, 2014 from 2pm to 4pm
Book Launch Party at Horizon Books: Richard Hall, Seldom as They Seem.Revisit the town of Big Bay in this sequel to Remarkable. The Usual Suspects are here again, plus a few new characters. The events keep the reader guessing, as the characters go to Cuba and back again to Big Bay, spend time at Poor Joe’s and end up in the hospital frequently! Author Richard Hall shares some highlights from this book and answer your questions.  Refreshments served.See More
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Joe Clark posted a photo

Opening waterways

Open water is now visible in the Manitue Passage, which was previously frozen over. This shot from the Glen Haven beach shows ice out to about 400 yards from shore, still surrounding the old pier. Currently lake ice is being problematic for shipping…
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Started by BrickWays Foundation in Entertainment Mar 19. 0 Replies

The InsideOut Gallery/Outre'Lounge in Traverse City is dedicating their May 13th cocktail cinema to be a BRICKS FLIK event!  For just a $10 suggested donation, you can come for the special showing of the movie "What's Eating Gilbert Grape" starring…Continue

Ups and downs about relocating to northern michigan

Started by Becky in It's Great to Be a Northerner Feb 5. 0 Replies

Im looking for the good and bad of moving to northern mi. any comments?Continue

How to build a cordwood masonry sauna

Started by Jessica Bell in Green Living Nov 15, 2013. 0 Replies

My husband and I would like to build a cordwood masonry sauna building (~10x10, wood fired or electric and steam hot rocks style, not dry) this coming summer. It's to be built in an area next to our home, not attached. Anyone out there have…Continue

Tags: off, grid, fired, wood, sauna

Haunted lodge at Mears State Park in Pentwater?????

Started by Paul J. Phelan in Uncategorized. Last reply by Virginia Smith Aug 2, 2013. 3 Replies

I am interested in knowing if anyone else has experienced possible paranormal activity at the old ranger's residence in the park. My family and I stayed there recently and everything was fine except for strange happenings in the back west-facing…Continue


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