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2012-08-02 23:00:38

Families from Emmet County can take advantage of adventure weekends designed to build communication, teach anger management and provide a safe, neutral environment to heal and grow. (PRWEB) August 02, 2012 The Petoskey-Harbor Springs Area Community Foundation (PHSACF) has awarded grant funds to Eagle Village for Emmet County families to attend Family Challenge Weekends. Parents and youth attend Family Challenge Weekends together, learning new skills and insight into their relationship....

2011-02-10 09:32:00

PETOSKEY, Mich., Feb. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Parkmobile USA, Inc. announced today an innovative new service that will allow residents and visitors in Petoskey to save time and money by using their mobile phone to pay for parking. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100414/CL86518LOGO ) "Parkmobile is very excited to launch our pay by phone parking service with the City of Petoskey," said Albert Bogaard, President & CEO of Parkmobile USA, Inc. "With this technology, customers...

2009-11-19 16:00:00

PETOSKEY, Mich., Nov. 19 /PRNewswire/ -- CMS Land has applied for a permit to treat and release water collected at Resort Township's East Park as part of the Little Traverse Bay Environmental Project. The National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System (NPDES) application was submitted today to the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality (MDEQ). The water treatment facility proposed in the application is located next to East Park, just north of U.S. 31. The application is part of CMS...

2009-09-29 05:00:00

PETOSKEY, Mich., Sept. 29 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CMS Land Company reports that significant progress has been made in addressing environmental issues related to the defunct cement plant that once operated on the shores of Little Traverse Bay. The abandoned site was redeveloped in 1994 into what are now Resort Township's East Park and the Bay Harbor Resort. August water monitoring results verify that pH readings above the action level of nine have been virtually eliminated and human...

2008-07-13 18:00:14

By Vanessa Mccray, The Record-Eagle, Traverse City, Mich. Jul. 13--TRAVERSE CITY -- Imagine planning a party for hundreds of people, some of whom have been MIA for 20 years. That's the daunting task organizers of the Traverse City High School class of 1988 reunion face. Coordinating a class reunion can be tough: Finding the right location, time of year, not to mention tracking down all those graduates. But planners who pull it off say getting reacquainted with old friends is worth the...


Word of the Day
grass-comber
  • A landsman who is making his first voyage at sea; a novice who enters naval service from rural life.
According to the OED, a grass-comber is also 'a sailor's term for one who has been a farm-labourer.'