• SEEDS Youth Corps at the Grand Traverse Commons. Photo courtesy of SEEDS. SEEDS in Traverse City Promotes Green Education in Northern Michigan

    With crews of enthusiastic teens constructing trails and rebuilding barns in the Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore and programs promoting eco-conscious living for all, Northern Michigan non-profit […]

  • Brys Estate Video: Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery in Traverse City

    Michigan Video: Tour Northern Michigan’s Brys Estate Vineyard & Winery

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  • Pine Hollow, Elk Rapids Inside Pine Hollow: A Thousand Years Onward

    Designed to last one thousand years, the construction of Pine Hollow Institute employed some of Michigan’s finest craftsmen, who worked with architect, Roger Hummel, and founder, Leslie Lee […]

  • Photo courtesy of Porterhouse Productions 2014 Traverse City Summer Microbrew and Music Festival

    One of Northern Michigan’s favorite music and foodie festivals returns to the Grand Traverse Commons on Friday, August 22nd and Saturday, August 23rd: the Traverse City Microbrew […]

  • A small section of the Pine River near Peterson Bridge. Pine River Kayaking, Floating and Boating

    Cutting through the Manistee National Forest with several camping spots along the way, and rife with abundant fishing and hiking opportunities, the Pine River is a perfect […]

  • All photos by Todd Zawistowski The Story of the Inland Seas and Its Captain Emeritus, Tom Kelly

    With 25 years under it’s belt, the Inland Seas Education Association—a Northern Michigan non-profit that sails its namesake schoolship with kids and adults in tow—has had to take […]

  • Photo by Todd Zawistowski Rheanna’s RACE: One Teen’s Rally Against Cancer

    With fumes of petroleum and clouds of dust wafting through the air, the Cherry Raceway in Fife Lake isn’t the typical venue for a Northern Michigan non-profit […]

  • Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour: One for the Ages

    The 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour takes place on Saturday, September 13th from 10 am to 5 pm, and will guide curious fans of Northern […]

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