- Two Traverse City St. Francis High School graduates have been accepted to United States military academies: Ryan McDonnell has been accepted into the U.S. Naval Academy, and Tyler Hansen received acceptance into the U.S. Air Force Academy.
- Glen Lake High School announced its scholarship recipients for graduating seniors at its awards night: Jordan Hill, Sarah Dunn Johnson Memorial Scholarship; Eugene Peyerk, Cornelius Johnson Memorial Scholarship; Kourtney Weston, Glen Lake Federation of Teachers Scholarship; Madison Gerding and Kayla Siwicki, Glen Lake Parent-Teacher Organization Scholarships; Andrew Gutzka, Glen Lake Women's Club Jeanine Dean Wessinger Scholarship; Madison Gerding, Casey Kahler, Marriah Sobczak, Robert Peplinski, Nathan Therrien, Brittany Noonan, Cheryle Harrington, Shane Carlson and Austin Flees, Glen Lake Women's Club Scholarships; Kayla Siwicki, Alison Harriger, Casey Kahler and Andrew Black, Glen Arbor Women's Club Scholarships; Alexandra Aylsworth, Glen Arbor Women's Club Extraordinary Achievement Award; Hannah Wichern, Matt Lehmann Humanitarian Award; Christina Gokey-Rippy and Haley Lillie, Cedar/Maple City Lion's Club Scholarships; Maggie Sherman, Cedar/Maple City Lion's Club Trades Scholarship; Robert Peplinski and Hannah Wichern, Cedar Chamber of Commerce Scholarships; 15 $500 scholarships: Shane Carlson, Lindsey Friend, Alison Harriger, Cheryle Harrington, Grace Hubbell, Michael Hubbell, Casey Kahler, Jennifer Krellwitz, Haley Lillie, Brittany Noonan, Carly Peyton, Logan Popp, Marriah Sobczak, Jacob Stricker and Charles Thatch; Quinn McDonald, True Laker Memorial Scholarship; Casey Kahler, Lawrence "Lee" Reece Golden Rule Scholarship; Alexandra Aylsworth, Melissa Dempsey Memorial Scholarship; Kenyon Fatt, Roy Taghon Memorial Scholarship; Lindsey Friend, Alison Harriger, Dylan Wendels, Sophie Ewing and Paige Picard, Empire Lion's Club Scholarships; Robert Peplinski, Ron Polakowski Memorial Scholarship; Jennifer Krellwitz, Ed & Irene Fleis Education Foundation Scholarship; Madison Gerding, Jennifer Krellwitz and Carly Peyton, Glen Lake/Sleeping Bear Chamber of Commerce Scholarships; Andrew Gutzka and Robert Peplinski, Ella Noonan Scholarships; Jordan Hill, John Schlosser Memorial Scholarship; Casey McDonough and Grace Hubbell, Logan McDonough Memorial Scholarships; Michael Hubbell and Kayla Siwicki, Springsteen Stretch Scholarships; Lindsey Friend and Alison Harriger, Empire Masonic Lodge Scholarships; Casey McDonough and Kayla Siwicki, Homestead Career Preparation Scholarships; Andrew Gutzka, Carl and Lois Mowbray Entrepreneurial Scholarship; Jennifer Krellwitz, Robert C. Hubley Accounting Scholarship; Hannah Wichern, Kristin A. Hubley Nursing Scholarship; Haley Lillie, Kenneth and Mary Lou Hughes Memorial Scholarship; Kadi Baarstad, Joey Courson Memorial Boonedocks Scholarship; Paige Picard and Logan Popp, Grace McNeil Memorial Boonedocks Scholarships; Sophie Ewing, Eric Knoll Memorial Boonedocks Scholarship; Cheryle Harrington, State Savings Bank Scholarship; Karyn Otto, Jean Dean Memorial Scholarship; Kenyon Fatt and Carly Peyton, Pauline Pardee Baccalaureate Degree Scholarships; Cheryle Harrington, Maggie Sherman, Nathan Therrien and Dylan Wendels, Pauline Pardee Technical Education Scholarships; Grace Hubbell, Chief John R. DePuy Scholarship; Quinn McDonald, James V. Dorsey Memorial Scholarship; Taylor Oberson, Bates/Carlson Scholarship; Andrew Black, Dr. Alonzo Norconk Memorial Scholarship; Kourtney Weston, Jack Rader/Tom Schmidt/Jacky Wilcox Memorial Scholarship; Lindsey Friend, Logan Popp and Marriah Sobczak, Norman and Mary Welch Memorial Scholarships; Andrew Gutzka, Grand Traverse Retired Personnel Scholarship; Mark Malocha, NMC Presidential Scholarship.
Community in Brief: 12/08/2013
"Cabin Fever" artist talk; Bayside Travellers dance; Betsie Valley Library open house; and more.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 ...
Community in Brief: 12/06/2013
Torch Lake Association party; ISEA Great Lakes Seminar; and more.Continued ...
Community in Brief: 12/05/2013
Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at GT Resort; Cottage Coffee program; "Meet Mr. Dickesn"; and more.Continued ...
- Wednesday, December 4, 2013
Community in Brief: 12/04/2013
Peace Corps get-together; GARSP group meets; visit with Santa in Kingsley; and more.Continued ...
- Tuesday, December 3, 2013
Community in Brief: 12/03/2013
Merry Marketplace; Cookie Extravaganza; Art lecture. (Plus more)Continued ...
- Monday, December 2, 2013
Northern Notes: Decorate Interlochen Mitten Tree
The Holiday Mitten Tree is up at the Interlochen Public Library, 9700 Riley Road, and ready to be decorated with new mittens, scarves and hats.Continued ...
Service News: 12/02/2013
Air Force Airman Ben Kubesh graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.Continued ...
- Saturday, November 30, 2013
Community in Brief 12/01/2013
Holiday art programs; Bear Lake's Sparkle in the Park; Christmas Village opens; and more.Continued ...
Community in Brief 12/03/2013
Extreme Precision Make-Over nominations sought; garden club meets for lunch; qualifying Lego tournament; and more.Continued ...
- Friday, November 29, 2013
Community in Brief: 11/29/2013
Library hosts P.J. Parrish; Community Film Series continues; history group potluck; and more.Continued ...
Community in Brief 11/30/2013
Pancake dinner; nutrition seminar; holiday concerts; Benzie Community Emergency Response Team re-organizing; and more.Continued ...
Community in Brief 11/29/2013
Holiday ornament workshop; Grand Traverse Academy concerts; Interlochen hosts children's party; and more.Continued ...
- Thursday, November 28, 2013
Community in Brief: 11/28/2013
Sale at St. Vincent de Paul; Samba drumming class; Holiday events; Aging Commission meets; Grand Traverse Dems meet; and more.Continued ...
- Wednesday, November 27, 2013
Community in Brief: 11/27/2013
Thanksgiving meal; authors support indie book store; senior food drive; and more.Continued ...
- Tuesday, November 26, 2013
Community in Brief: 11/26/2013
"Stop Senior Hunger" food drive; "Share and Learn" party at Grow Benzie; Commission on Aging meets; and more.Continued ...
- Monday, November 25, 2013
Northern Notes: Carrier goes 'above and beyond'
Traverse City resident thanks Record-Eagle carrier for his help.Continued ...
Service News: 11/25/2013
Army National Guard Pvt. Mark Send graduated from basic combat training at Fort Jackson, Columbia, S.C.Continued ...
- Sunday, November 24, 2013
Community in Brief: 11/24/2013
Holiday culinary and art classes; "Jazzy Christmas" concert; Northport welcomes the holiday season; and more.Continued ...
- Saturday, November 23, 2013
Community in Brief: 11/23/2013
Youth roller derby program; Christmas tree sales; St. Andrew Society celebration; and more.Continued ...
Education Newsmakers: 11/23/2013
The following area students graduated from Western Michigan University in the summer of 2013:Continued ...
- Thursday, November 21, 2013
Community in Brief: 11/21/2013
Christmas trees; St. Andrew Society; ‘Share and Learn.’ (Plus more)Continued ...
- Wednesday, November 20, 2013
Community in Brief 11/20/2013
Oryana suggests an organic holiday; Onekama welcomes Christmas season; church service and Thanksgiving potluck; and more.Continued ...
- Monday, November 18, 2013
Community Newsmakers: 11/18/2013
Community newsmaker for 11/18/13Continued ...
- Community in Brief: 12/08/2013