Monthly Archives: February 2014

  • Traverse Symphony Orchestra Conductor Kevin Rhodes

    Traverse Symphony Orchestra conductor Kevin Rhodes had led a life not unlike a sonata: a path full of twists and turns, yet one that has had structure […]

  • smoothstoneIMG_5594_1 Smooth Stone Studios: The Closest Thing to Leelanau County in a Jar

    Smooth Stone Studios Brings Up North Aromas to Life in their Lotions, Soaps and Candles Heather Buchanan missed walking the beaches of Northern Michigan. After living in […]

  • ptbetsie_on_ice Pt. Betsie on Ice. Photo: Debbie Maglothin
  • Northern style February 2014 Northern Style’s March Gift Guide

    Looking for that special something for that special someone, perhaps even a well-earned gift to yourself?  The following rundown—first featured in the February edition of Traverse, Northern […]

  • Sound of Music Old Town Playhouse Presents The Sound of Music

    Traverse City’s Old Town Playhouse will stage a production of the acclaimed Rodgers and Hammerstein musical, the Sound of Music.  The show’s opening occurs on Friday, March […]

  • NHC0214_LANSILL-7 An Historic Harbor Springs Home Renovation

    Near the top of Scottie Lansill’s list of life goals was turning an old, forgotten house into beautiful home.  Heather Johnson Durocher recounts a lakeside Harbor Springs […]

  • Incredible Mo’s Pays It Forward with The Incredible Birthday Party Project

    Incredible Mo’s—a family entertainment center located 10 miles south of Traverse City—has partnered with three Northern Michigan charities to create The Incredible Birthday Party Project.  Inspired by […]

  • sunsglow_empire Sun Glow on Ice, Empire Beach. Photo: Roxanne Shetler
  • Crystal Mtn 1edit A Fairy Tale Wedding at Crystal Mountain

    In the summer of 2013, a fairy tale wedding at Crystal Mountain awaited Rachelle McKown and Tyler Wilton.  Ariana Hendrix recounts the story, as told in MyNorth […]

  • slsuh750-x-440-slush-cup Events at Shanty Creek in March and April

    A line-up of late winter events at Shanty Creek in March and April offer a variety of wintery entertainment.  When it comes to winter events, Shanty Creek […]