- Wednesday, July 9, 2014
Business Memoranda: 07/09/2014
Chris Kindlinger celebrated 20 years as a certified public accountant in Traverse City.Continued ...
Al Pilong: Heart Failure Clinic helps residents stay out of hospital
“Population health management” is a new term that hospitals are becoming familiar with as a result of the Affordable Care Act.Continued ...
Business in Brief: 07/09/2014
Wine passport and discount; Oryana popsicle giveaway set; Schmuckal Oil sponsors fundraiser. (Plus more)Continued ...
- Tuesday, July 8, 2014
Tech for your teeth
Ronald Lints’ patients no longer have to bite a tray of pink goo in order to give the orthodontist an impression of their teeth. They just open wide and let him take a 3-D picture of every toothy groove.Continued ...
Long-term care specialists see patients at home
Today’s nursing homes are not like the nursing homes Mark Jackson knew when he started as a doctor in 1987.Continued ...
Hagerty employee pursues healthy living
Chad Rickman knows how difficult it can be to lose weight, then keep it off. Rickman is a website developer at Hagerty Insurance in Traverse City and weighed more than 400 pounds in fall 2010.Continued ...
Glenn Puit: Meijer, U.S. 31 and the public bus
I’ve received feedback from readers about the photo of me that runs with this column. The photo, they say, makes me look mean.Continued ...
The Clipper celebrates 37th anniversary
Susie Penney was just 24 in 1977 when she decided to leave her job and open Traverse City’s first dog grooming salon in a tiny Front Street storefront.Continued ...
Plans in works for Michigan natural gas pipeline
Plans are in the works for a new natural gas transmission pipeline that could pass through Michigan on its way to Ontario, Canada, raising concerns among some residents whose properties have already been dug up for an ongoing oil pipeline project.Continued ...
Gas prices fall 11 cents in a week
AAA Michigan said gasoline prices have fallen about 11 cents during the past week to a statewide average of about $3.78 per gallon.Continued ...
How GM's ignition switch redesign went wrong
General Motors' deadly ignition switch flaws emerged from an effort to improve its cars.Continued ...
- Monday, July 7, 2014
Global investors increasingly eye GT region
Ken Schmidt sees huge growth potential for the Grand Traverse region real estate market when it comes to attracting international investors.Continued ...
- Sunday, July 6, 2014
Fishing companies try to set the hook in tourists, youth
Soni Aylsworth wouldn’t return to his home town of Empire until he could own his own business.Continued ...
Restaurants, charter guides collaborate
Sandra Enness said it’s thrilling to wrangle a big fish on a charter boat tour, but many customers’ experiences fizzle when they return home with their catches.Continued ...
MacUpdate launches new app, website
Joel Mueller can easily click through the process of downloading and installing apps on his Macintosh laptop, but he’s fed up with the long routine that confuses beginners and annoys experts.Continued ...
Jason Tank: Mutual funds — a riddle wrapped in a mystery
As the popularity of exchange traded funds (ETFs) has ballooned, many investors are understandably left scratching their heads about how they differ from mutual funds.Continued ...
Traverse City motel receives recognition
A motel on Munson Avenue is one of several in the region to receive accolades from Tripadvisor.com.Continued ...
- Saturday, July 5, 2014
Futures File: Soy market swamped with 4 billion bushels
Last Monday, the USDA released its newest estimate for planted acreage and grain stockpiles, and both showed vastly more soybeans than had been anticipated.Continued ...
Ag Forum: Partnership yields value for public, fruit industry
In the northwest region of Michigan’s lower peninsula a unique partnership exists between Michigan State University and the local fruit industry.Continued ...
- Friday, July 4, 2014
South Airport lanes open
A local construction company faces fines after missing its deadline on a construction project in Grand Traverse County.Continued ...
The Record: 07/04/2014
Assumed names filed in Grand Traverse County:Continued ...
Building Permits: 07/04/2014
Building permits issued in Grand Traverse County:Continued ...
- Thursday, July 3, 2014
State Appeals Court affirms rejection of gas wells near forest
The Michigan appeals court has affirmed a decision to reject permits for gas drilling on private land surrounded by state forest in the northern Lower Peninsula.Continued ...
- Wednesday, July 2, 2014
Local Sylvan owner top franchisee in country
Hillary Malone Tilton’s Sylvan Learning Center education didn’t end with math and reading. The company gave Malone Tilton a business education, too.Continued ...
Jason Tank: Don't get excited about dividends, buybacks
Q: The financial media certainly gets all excited about increased dividend payments and share buyback announcements. Are they really all they’re cracked up to be?I’d say both the media and investors get overly excited when companies announce plans toContinued ...