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Blood Drive Calendar: 09/24/2017

Michigan Blood Mancelona, 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Sept. 25, high school- Blood Bus, 9300 W. Limits Rd. Kingsley, 2-7 p.m., Sept. 25, St. Mary's of Hannah Church, 2962 W. M-113 Elk Rapids, 1-6 p.m., Sept. 26, Amvets Post 114- meeting room, 410 Bridge St. Manistee, 2-6 p.m., Sept. 26, Kennedy Elementary

TRAVERSE CITY RECORD-EAGLE - 2017-09-24 11:30:00

OPINION: Why did Main Street Bistro close?

About a week before Main Street Bistro closed, the business shared via Facebook a piece I had written on places to hang out around Gaylord. On Sept. 16, visitors to the same Facebook page saw a much different message: "Main Street Bistro is permanently closed effective immediately. We thank you for

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 14:06:17

OPINION: SCORE offers online resources for entrepreneurs

SCORE's volunteer business mentors come from all walks of life and backgrounds. Some are current and former small business owners, successful entrepreneurs, corporate executives and the list goes on. What unites us is our mission to see small businesses in our community succeed. Since SCORE is a nat

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 13:09:13

Breaking records: Unseasonably sultry summer weather expected

Courtesy image/National Weather ServiceWeekend temperatures are expected to be record breaking as highs are estimated to be in the upper 80s Friday, and Saturday. Don't put away your flip flops and tank tops just yet, as we say a official "goodbye" to summer today (Friday), temperatures are predicte

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

Main Street Bistro abruptly shuts its doors

William T. Perkins/Herald TimesMain Street Bistro was left vacant after closing its doors within the past week. GAYLORD - A cornerstone business in downtown Gaylord abruptly closed within the past week. The doors to Main Street Bistro, 148 W. Main St., located in the heart of downtown Gaylord, were

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 15:51:42

OPINION: The rest of my life

My last day of college was much different from my last day at college. My last day at college, my roommates and I went to our favorite bar in Athens, Ohio, played Piano Man on the jukebox about a dozen times, then brought all of our friends back to our place to listen to it a couple more. There were

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 20:34:05

Baha'is to present arts campaign for better understanding

GAYLORD - Local members of the Baha'i faith will be presenting a special film, "Changing the World, One Wall at a Time" at 7 p.m. Friday, Sept. 29, at the Gaylord Council for the Arts, 125 E. Main St. The film is about an international arts campaign, initiated by the Baha'is, to promote peace and un

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 14:16:30

Kidder named 2017 Sportswoman of the Year

OTSEGO COUNTY - Nadia Kidder, a retired but-not-really-retired county transit driver is the 2017 Sportswoman of the Year sponsored by the Northland Sportsmen's Club. And to celebrate, there will be a special presentation at 7 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Northland Sportsmen's Club, 1592 Old Alb

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 14:48:04

Vanderbilt school adds new board members, gym floor

VANDERBILT - Vanderbilt Area School Board of Education added two interim board members during its meeting Wednesday. Kristie Zabik and Stanley Marx were sworn in as interim members. Both Zabik and Marx then joined board members at the table to vote and approve a resolution during the meeting. The in

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 16:28:03

Ride the 'Breezeway' for a fall color tour

EAST JORDAN - The ninth annual Breezeway Fall Color Cruises are scheduled for three consecutive Saturdays - Sept. 30, Oct. 7 and Oct. 14 - along the "Breezeway" corridor between Atwood and Boyne Falls. Along with scenic vistas and the potential for vivid fall colors, those cruising the Breezeway thi

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

September 2017 Veteran of the Month

The Veteran of the Month for September 2017 is Allen Leroy Lawson. Born on Aug. 20, 1937, in Petoskey and grew up in Boyne City, where he completed the eighth grade and left school. He convinced his mother to sign for him when he turned 17 and enlisted in the U.S. Navy on Sept. 23, 1954. Lawson ente

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 15:31:00

911 agency mulls consultant help for director search

The Charlevoix Cheboygan Emmet 911 Dispatch Authority Board is considering the possibility of hiring an outside firm to help them select their next executive director. After Bob Bradley retired at the end of July, the board - which consists of county commissioners, city and township officials from t

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

Northern Michigan news briefs - in and around Charlevoix County

Charlevoix County's Hayes Township was awarded grant funds from the 2% Award of the Grand Traverse Band (GTB) of Ottawa and Chippewa Indians from the first half of the 2017 grant cycle. The grant of $5,000 will be used to construct pedestrian walkways leading to the fishing pier to be constructed a

BOYNEGAZETTE.COM - 2017-09-22 09:32:14

PUBLIC NOTICE: Charlevoix County Board synopsis

The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners met in the Charlevoix County Commissioners Room on September 13, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. All Commissioners were present. Motion approved the agenda as presented. Motion approved the consent agenda as presented. Motion approved Resolution #17-081, Approve Co

BOYNEGAZETTE.COM - 2017-09-22 09:26:31

Boyne City to celebrate autumn's bounty at Harvest Festival

Sean Miller/News-ReviewEllie Manthei paints a pumpkin, during a previous Boyne City Harvest Festival, in downtown Boyne City. BOYNE CITY - Boyne City will soon celebrate its autumn bounty at the Harvest Festival from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 30. "The event committee continues to find ways to

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

Chamber awards dinner set for Sept. 28

INDIAN RIVER- The Indian River Resort Region Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Awards Dinner at the Indian River Golf Club on Thursday, Sept. 28. Every year, the Indian River Chamber of Commerce shows appreciation to their members by holding an awards dinner at the Indian River Golf Club with

CHEBOYGAN TRIBUNE - 2017-09-22 05:01:00

'Coming together for the love of books'

HARBOR SPRINGS - Finding much success after its inaugural year in 2016, the Harbor Springs Festival of the Book will soon return for its second annual offering starting on Friday, Sept. 29. "We had over 16,000 people attend the festival last year and we are hoping to see that, and more, this year wi

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

Face and Places Art Show exhibits seniors' work

PETOSKEY - Friendship Centers of Emmet County will host the Faces and Places Art Show, under the instruction of local artist Robert Scudder, from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 25, at the Petoskey Friendship Center, 1322 Anderson Road. The art display will be open to the public with no admission ch

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

OPINION: Rachel Brougham - Controversial Northern Michigan takes

When living in Northern Michigan, there may be some things you have an opinion about that you just don't share. For example, I have plenty - I don't understand the appeal of downhill skiing, I don't like fudge and I can't stand a certain beloved rocker. I know I'm not alone. Last week on Twitter, th

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-22 11:00:00

Historic Home Tour connects us to the past

Buy Now The Shuman's house, formerly the Betsey Eaton home, was built in 1900. History comes to life while strolling through area homes during the Little Traverse Historical Society of Petoskey annual home tour 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 23. Tickets can be purchased for $25 at the Little Traverse Hist

PETOSKEY NEWS-REVIEW - 2017-09-21 14:11:00