TLC Farms—so much more than a tomato shop

Driving south from St. Wenceslaus Church on Setterbo Road is a hidden gem: TLC Farms. Looking from the road, there...
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TLC Farms—so much more than a tomato shop

Maritime Heritage Alliance keeps history of the lakes alive

The interest in traditional sailing ships—both here in the Grand Traverse Region and throughout much of the world—holds many in...
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Maritime Heritage Alliance keeps history of the lakes alive

Grand Traverse Band lands federal money, New Community Vision support, to acquire Timber Shores property

New Community Vision’s two-year effort to acquire and preserve the former Timber Shores property between Omena and Northport will benefit...
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Grand Traverse Band lands federal money, New Community Vision support, to acquire Timber Shores property

Leland Library hosts series on Community Food Support

Leland Township Public Library is hosting a special two-part series to address food access challenges in our community, as part...
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Leland Library hosts series on Community Food Support

Running Bear Run returns July 23

Join the Glen Arbor Women’s Club for a fun filled day at the Running Bear 5K Run/Walk & ½ Mile...
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Running Bear Run returns July 23

An innovative coworking, childcare model for Leelanau?

The Aspen House is an initiative that hopes to bring a coworking space with flexible, hourly childcare to Leelanau County...
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An innovative coworking, childcare model for Leelanau?

Empire holds Anchor Day events, July 19-20

Empire will hold its annual Empire Day celebration on Friday-Saturday, July 19-20. Click here for a schedule of events.
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Empire holds Anchor Day events, July 19-20

It’s always tea time at Light of Day

Angela Macke never wanted to be a farmer. “I grew up on a farm and I knew it was hard...
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It’s always tea time at Light of Day

Leelanau Historical Society hosts historian Anna-Lisa Cox

The Leelanau Historical Society and Leland Township Public Library will host acclaimed historian and Harvard fellow, Dr. Anna-Lisa Cox, at...
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Leelanau Historical Society hosts historian Anna-Lisa Cox

How Tim Barr got Art’s liquor license

Art’s Tavern in the heart of Glen Arbor celebrates 90 years this year. Tim Barr (who tourists often confuse with...
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How Tim Barr got Art’s liquor license

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