DERR-BROWN — A son, Luke Chapman, to Frederick and Rachel (Derr) Brown, Aug. 22 in Ann Arbor. Mrs. Brown is a former Traverse City resident.
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MERRILL — A daughter, Clara Kay, to Leonard "Lenny" and Amy (Strang) Merrill III of Benzonia, May 25.
BAUER — A son, Finnegan Charles Capling, to Michael Bauer and Joni Capling of Traverse City, July 22.
ORTH — A daughter, Cora Analee, to Adam and Sarah (Harrelson) Orth of Traverse City, Sept. 10.
KEDZIOR — A daughter, Barbie, to Michael Kedzior and Jamie Finney, Sept. 13.
PETROSKEY — A daughter, Avery, to Brent and Ashley (Stachnik) Petroskey of Lake Ann, Sept. 18.
DY — A son, Axl, to Solomon and Tess (Tagaza) Dy of Traverse City, Sept. 18.
EVERSON — A son, Finley Leland, to Eric and Inga (Carlson) Everson of Interlochen, Sept. 18.
SIMMONDS — A daughter, Lila, to Thomas and Angela (Miller) Simmonds of Traverse City, Sept. 18.
GUIMOND — A daughter, Mya Leslie, to Keith and Rose (Sheren) Guimond of Kingsley, Sept. 21.
TROWBRIDGE — A daughter, Katelynn, to Jake and Heather (Roush) Trowbridge of Kingsley, Sept. 25.
FOLGMANN — A daughter, Addison, to Kyle and Sonya (Morrison) Folgmann of Traverse City, Sept. 27.
FRANCISCO — A daughter, Natalie Ann, to Jason and Jessica (Moyer) Francisco of Buckley, Sept. 27.
DZWIK — A son, Owen to Andrew and Casey (Chappel) Dzwik of Traverse City, Sept. 30.
Community in Brief: 12/10/2013
Library holiday open house; book and bake sale; Grawn Church hosts "Sweet Shoppe"; and more.Continued ...
Historical Photo of the Week: 12/09/2013
Can any readers identify the children in this photo?Continued ...
Historical Photo Update for 12/02/2013 image
Historical photo information, provided by readers, for the Dec. 2 image:Continued ...
News From 100 Years Ago: 12/09/2013
Honor man bucked drifts with auto — When he reached here his machine showed the effects of hard usage.Continued ...
Northern Notes: Rain doesn't dampen support
Rain doesn't dampen support for Cooks' House pig roast fundraiser for Traverse Health Clinic.Continued ...
Community in Brief: 12/09/2013
Christmas Cookie Walk; Christmas dinner.Continued ...
- Sunday, December 8, 2013
'Perry Hannah's Gifts: Then and Now'
“Perry Hannah’s Gifts: Then and Now,” is expected to arrive in town this week, fresh from the printing press and just in time for the holidays.Continued ...
Owen Walters is one of the lucky ones. “It was hard for me to do things,” he said, as his mom, Terra, reached over to squeeze his hand. “It’s really hard still.”Continued ...
Marta Hepler Drahos: Crafty Christmas helps mend broken heart
For years I’ve been on the receiving end of gifts lovingly made by hand — gifts like a picture frame decorated with beach stones I helped its creator collect, caramel and chocolate sauces for a favorite baked pear recipe, quilted wall hangings depicting my wedding and my beloved pets.Continued ...
Ed Hungness: Scooping the ashes
This fall we have been using our fireplace more than in years past. The season made its appearance and the first snow arrived before a final leaf raking.Continued ...
Books in Brief: 12/08/2013
Illustrator visit; Author discussion.Continued ...
Best Sellers: 12/08/2013
Best-selling books in northern Michigan and across the country:Continued ...
Community in Brief: 12/08/2013
"Cabin Fever" artist talk; Bayside Travellers dance; Betsie Valley Library open house; and more.Continued ...
- Saturday, December 7, 2013
'Messiah Sing' ushers in TC holiday season
David MacDougall considers himself the kind of singer who sounds better singing with a crowd than on his own.Continued ...
Rob Ford: Spread holiday cheer with eye contact
‘Whatever you do, don’t make eye contact” I said to myself. “It’s OK to look at your hands, look at your shoes, look at his beard or look at anything else, but just don’t make eye contact.”Continued ...
Body&Soul in Brief: 12/07/2013
"Pangea's 4 Peace" fundraiser; Parkinson's Support Group Christmas party; Christmas cookie sale; and more.Continued ...
Blood Drive Calendar: 12/07/2013
Where to donate blood in the region:Continued ...
Body&Soul Newsmakers: 12/07/2013
People in the news:Continued ...
Clinic model replicated nationwide
What began two decades ago on Hilton Head Island as a free clinic using retired physicians and volunteers to care for the working poor has become a model for dozens of similar clinics nationwide.Continued ...
Feds give states incomplete Medicaid data
People shopping for insurance on the federal marketplace may be informed they’re eligible for Medicaid and that their information is being sent to state officials to sign them up.Continued ...
Forced C-section is ruled justified
A newly released court judgment says that doctors were medically justified in forcing a woman to have a cesarean section last year because it was in her best interests.Continued ...
Community in Brief: 12/07/2013
Child care for holiday shoppers; old-time country dance.Continued ...
Education Newsmakers: 12/07/2013
The following local graduating seniors were named Kiwanis Club of Traverse City Students of the Month:Continued ...
- Friday, December 6, 2013
Liberace exhibit a trove of glittery glam
For years, Las Vegas tourists have had no place to pay their respects to one of the glitzy town’s founding fathers.Continued ...
How Grinchy Met The Who
Imagine “How the Grinch Stole Christmas” meets “Tommy,” sung and spoken entirely in rhyme.Continued ...
- Community in Brief: 12/10/2013