Invasives threaten local environment

They may be beautiful. They may look nice as lawn ornamentation. They may even be as familiar as the bouquet...
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Invasives threaten local environment

Leelanau Historical Society holds cemetery preservation workshops

Leelanau County cemeteries contain numerous early European settlers and their families, representing an important historical record and an integral part...
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Leelanau Historical Society holds cemetery preservation workshops

Can we coexist with black bears?

Sleeping Bear. It’s our home, the namesake of our national park. We delight in living here, on the edge of...
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Can we coexist with black bears?

Northport photo exhibit opens May 24

Northport Arts Association celebrates its annual photo exhibit with an opening reception on May 24 from 5-8 pm at the...
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Northport photo exhibit opens May 24

Glen Lake Library hosts home organization event with Ali LeJeune

The Glen Lake Library in Empire will host Ali LeJeune, a Traverse City based professional organizer and home simplification expert on...
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Glen Lake Library hosts home organization event with Ali LeJeune

Glen Lake Garden Club hosts “Designing with Nature”

The Glen Lake Garden Club will host a presentation titled “Designing with Nature for People + Planet” by Wes Landon...
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Glen Lake Garden Club hosts “Designing with Nature”

Recognizing National Historic Preservation Month in Leelanau

May is National Historic Preservation Month, a time set aside to highlight the important work of organizations working to preserve...
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Recognizing National Historic Preservation Month in Leelanau

Suttons Bay Theatre shows Made in Michigan films

The Bay Community Theatre in Suttons Bay resumes its Made-In-Michigan film series on Sunday, May 19, at 4 pm with...
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Suttons Bay Theatre shows Made in Michigan films

Anderson’s Market celebrates 30 years in Glen Arbor

Anderson's Market celebrates its 30th anniversary since Brad Anderson acquired "Steffen's IGA" from Bill and Jen Heston in 1994. The...
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Anderson’s Market celebrates 30 years in Glen Arbor

Libraries host Leelanau Reads with William Kent Krueger

The four public libraries of Leelanau County are pleased to host William Kent Krueger on Saturday, May 18, at 7...
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Libraries host Leelanau Reads with William Kent Krueger

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