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.
A little payback for a 'Good Samaritan'
Jenice Kroon knows almost nothing about Scott Peterson except that he was there offering a hand when she needed help.Continued ...
Adapted in TC: Reminiscence offers different view
The stylish, middle-aged woman standing at the mirrored sink washing her hands has her back to me. I’m headed to the other sink just as my small black evening bag slides off my lap.Continued ...
Body&Soul in Brief: 03/08/2014
Lenten Luncheon series continues; Moomer's "Taste of Summer" benefit for Munson Hospice; and more.Continued ...
Body&Soul Newsmakers: 03/08/2014
People in the news:Continued ...
Blood Drive Calendar: 03/08/2014
Blood drives in the region:Continued ...
Doctors hope for cure in a 2nd baby born with HIV
A second baby born with the AIDS virus may have had her infection put into remission and possibly cured by very early treatment — in this instance, four hours after birth.Continued ...
Did Jesus really look like Brad Pitt?
They say you can never be too rich or too thin. Surely it goes without saying that you can’t be too good-looking, either, right? Especially in Hollywood.Continued ...
Commission lags, Pope defensive
Pope Francis is coming under increasing criticism that he simply doesn’t get it on sex abuse.Continued ...
2-year extension seen for canceled health plans
The Obama administration will allow a two-year extension for people whose individual health insurance policies don’t comply with requirements of the new health care law, helping to defuse a politically difficult election-year issue for Democrats.Continued ...
New abortion law in Texas results in closure of two more clinics
The last abortion clinic in the vast, impoverished Rio Grande Valley closed Thursday, along with the sole remaining clinic in the 100-mile stretch between Houston and the Louisiana border, posing a tall obstacle to women seeking to end pregnancies across a wide swath of the nation’s second-largest state.Continued ...
Education Newsmakers: 03/08/2014
The following area students graduated from Central Michigan University following the fall 2013 semester:Continued ...
Community in Brief: 03/08/2014
TC Roller Derby birthday party; program on fall prevention and fire safety; Greenspire School hosts Family Arts Night; and more.Continued ...
- Friday, March 7, 2014
TC native joins Team Blake on TV's 'The Voice'
Ryan Whyte Maloney finally can spill the beans: he’s a bona fide contestant on “The Voice.”Continued ...
OTP revives 'Sound of Music' after 20 years
Kathy Verstraete unearthed some familiar artifacts while she packed her mother’s home two years ago.Continued ...
And the Oscar (contest) goes to ...
Holly MacAulay did her homework and it showed when she her Oscar contest entry landed among four with perfect scores.Continued ...
Former TC student teacher returns as singer-songwriter
Josh Rose found musical inspiration in some unusual places growing up on a sheep farm in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula.Continued ...
Weekend in Brief: 03/07/2014
"Pure A Cappella" showcase; Mel Larimer concert series continues; and more.Continued ...
Night Life Calendar: 03/07/2014
What's going on after dark:Continued ...
Movie Capsules: 03/07/2014
New this week — 300: Rise of an Empire — Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy.Continued ...
Martin, Brickell partnership still thriving
Steve Martin has found a lot of inspiration from very talented people over the years: actors such as Diane Keaton and Martin Short, and writers like David Mamet and Dennis Potter, for instance.Continued ...
Community in Brief: 03/07/2014
Mexican Dinner Party benefit; Titan Student Choreographed Dance Concert; Grand Traverse Humanists meet; A Matter of Honor (AMOH) event; and more.Continued ...
- Thursday, March 6, 2014
Stella’s Anton chalks up another coveted Beard nomination
There’s no comparison between summer-ripened tomatoes fresh from the garden and those pallid pink pucks labeled “tomato” on February’s supermarket shelves.Continued ...
Foodie with Family: Nothing says romance like spaghetti
I’m a little romantic about food. I’m sure that comes as a not-surprise-at-all to many of you who have been reading me for years.Continued ...
Nancy Krcek Allen: Marriage made in winter kitchen
Nancy Krcek Allen has been a chef-educator for more than 25 years and has taught professional and recreational classes in California, New York City and Michigan. Her culinary textbook, “Discovering Global Cuisines” was released in March 2013.Continued ...
Nickname for roving chef spawns dream
Food nourishes the tiny Rue du Nil from the dim light of morning — when the first deliveries start going out to Paris’ most sought-after restaurants — until well after midnight, when the young chef who transformed an unchic side street into a culinary destination finally closes up.Continued ...
- A little payback for a 'Good Samaritan'