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  • Father Fred Foundation Father Fred Foundation Seeks Back-to-School Donations

    The Traverse City-based, Northern Michigan non-profit Father Fred Foundation is seeking donations of $20 to help send Northern Michigan kids back to school in brand new shoes […]

  • Leland Blue Leland Blue, A Way of Life in Northern Michigan

    There are many iconic things that represent the lifestyle of Northern Michigan — sipping a glass of local wine outdoors on a cool night, an evening walk […]

  • Northwestern Michigan fair Video: Northwestern Michigan Fair’s Food for Kids

    All told, 450 Northern Michigan kids flocked to Traverse City’s Northwestern Michigan Fair’s Food for Kids booth, where Oryana Natural Foods Market, Crystal Mountain Resort, TCAPS, Cherry Capital Foods […]

  • Volunteer for Northern Home & Cottage Home Tours

    Volunteers Help Child & Family Services of Northwestern Michigan We are gathering volunteers to help with two Northern Home & Cottage Tours: Northern Home & Cottage Home […]

  • NHC Home Tour 2014 Cedar Creek Old Mission 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour Sneak Peak

    Welcome to the 2014 Northern Home & Cottage Home Tour, Saturday, September 13, 2014, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. The Northern Home & Cottage magazine staff has […]

  • All photos by David Weidner The Shops at The Village at Grand Traverse Commons

    The tight-knit halls of The Village at Grand Traverse Commons are home to an eclectic array of shops—perfect for a boutique shopping blitz while touring Traverse City. Whether […]

  • Top 10 Places to Find Summer Dresses in Northern Michigan Top 10 Places to Find Summer Dresses in Northern Michigan

    Here are the top 10 places to find summer dresses in Northern Michigan for either a swanky soiree or a casual cocktail on a catamaran. The following winners […]

  • All photos courtesy of Andrew R. Bender and Hoxeyville Music Festival 2014 Hoxeyville Music Festival

    The Hoxeyville Music Festival is set within the Manistee National Forest on 85 acres of pristine, heirloom farmland and features nationally touring and Northern Michigan musicians for […]

  • Photo courtesy of the Michigan Legacy Art Park. Michigan Legacy Art Park’s 2014 Legacy Gala

    On Saturday, August 16th, the non-profit Michigan Legacy Art Park will host its principal fundraiser event, the Legacy Gala, at Crystal Mountain Resort & Spa. The gala […]

  • Traverse city shopping Traverse City Shopping: The Perfect Ladies Shoes for Any Northern Michigan Activity

    There are so many different activities to do on your Northern Michigan vacation—from boating and hiking to shopping and dining—your day can take you from the beach […]

  • Photos by Robert Knupp and Anne Perry Traverse City Real Estate: Long Lake Frontage for the Family

    This Northern Michigan home offers all the amenities, space and fun for a growing, lake-loving family. Located 15 minutes southwest of downtown Traverse City on Long Lake, […]

  • The Latest Northern Michigan Vacation Property Trends

    Are you dreaming of owning a Northern Michigan vacation home or cottage? We checked in with Traverse City real estate veteran realtor Bob Brick for a look […]

  • TC Rides TC Rides Takes Over Traverse City Streets

    Norte! Youth Cycling is a grassroots organization dedicated to getting Northern Michigan kids outdoors and on their bikes. Every Wednesday evening throughout the summer, Norte! Youth Cycling, […]

  • Petoskey Festival on The Bay Family Fun at Petoskey Festival on The Bay

    Family fun, spectacular music, and endless entertainment for the kids await you at the 12th Annual Petoskey Festival on the Bay held August 14th through the 17th […]

  • iStock_000042367354_stacks_of_paper_Giving_Guide MyNorth Guide to Giving Direct Mail Value Calculator

    Save $13,000 & Reach 30,000 People with Your Message Tell your board of directors this: •    You’re going to mail 30,000 pieces describing in detail the mission […]

  • Traverse City Central's All-Americans: Cam McAuliffe, Anthony Berry, Kyle Dotterrer, Keef Edwards Traverse City Central’s All-Americans: Fast and Fit

    In June of 2014, Traverse City Central High School’s 4-mile relay team traveled 1800 miles for the New Balance Nationals in North Carolina—and came home ALL-AMERICAN athletes.  […]

  • Photo courtesy of MakerBot. 3D Printers in Traverse City Schools to Spur Innovation

    3D printing is a cutting-edge technology that can provide unparalleled learning opportunities for young students, and now this technology will be available to Northern Michigan kids who […]

  • Traverse City's flagship Little Free Library on Spruce Street. Photo provided by the Traverse Area District Library. Northern Michigan Little Free Libraries in Traverse City and Beyond

    Since 2012, Northern Michigan book readers have exchanged reading materials through Little Free Libraries—miniature, street-side libraries that boast small catalogs of books freely available to passing bibliophiles. […]

  • Photo courtesy of the Botanic Garden at Historic Barns Park. Video: The Botanic Garden in Traverse City

    The Botanic Garden at Historic Barns Park is a 25-acre garden and outdoor recreation center under development in the Grand Traverse Commons in Traverse City; the project […]

  • Northern Michigan home A Northern Michigan Home Tucked Away on Sturgeon Bay

    This Lake Michigan bluff home combines a couple’s love of modern design and their devotion to Michigan’s natural beauty; the following Northern Michigan home profile was first featured in the June 2014 […]