Latest Grand Traverse County, Michigan Stories

2008-07-10 18:00:00

By Vanessa Mccray, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jul. 10--TRAVERSE CITY -- Blisters, sunburns, slivers and scrapes -- those are the types of medical maladies that send visitors to the National Cherry Festival's first-aid tent.

2008-07-04 18:00:15

By The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jul. 4--INTERLOCHEN -- Jeff Haas will begin hosting a weekly radio program Sunday on Interlochen Public Radio. "Jazz Connections" will air Sundays at 6 p.m. and be rebroadcast Thursdays at 10 p.m. on IPR Music Radio, 88.7 FM.

2008-07-04 18:00:15

By Margaret Parsons, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jul. 4--TRAVERSE CITY -- Juan Mateo Toler may have grown up in Flint and doesn't have any Latin heritage but he said Latin music has always been inside him. "The Latin music found me," Toler, who was born John Matthew Toler, said.

2008-06-28 18:02:00

By Art Bukowski, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jun. 28--SUTTONS BAY -- A judge threw out a lawsuit filed by a former Leelanau County department head who said his termination violated the state Whistleblowers' Protection Act. Thirteenth Circuit Judge Thomas G.

2008-06-25 18:02:33

By Melissa Domsic, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jun. 25--TRAVERSE CITY -- The stretch of Boardman River that flows through downtown is sometimes overlooked, tucked between the glistening bay and bustling business district.

2008-06-24 18:02:22

By Sheri McWhirter, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jun. 24--VANDERBILT -- Dave Embree thinks it's about time two local campgrounds in the Pigeon River Country State Forest are reopened after lengthy closures.

2008-06-13 18:00:21

By Vanessa Mccray, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jun. 13--INTERLOCHEN -- Jesse Harris's life changed after he won a Grammy Award for writing "Don't Know Why," a song performed by Norah Jones. "I certainly became way more in demand as a songwriter, and I've been a lot busier," Harris said.

2007-09-05 13:15:28

They aren't certain, but underwater archaeologists say they may have discovered a boulder with a prehistoric carving in Lake Michigan's Grand Traverse Bay.

2005-10-24 11:27:10

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said on Monday it warned more than two dozen companies to stop selling cherry products that claim to help treat or prevent cancer, heart disease, arthritis and other diseases.

Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
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