Ann Arbor Pioneer 78, Belleville 57
Big Rapids 74, Holton 31
Calumet 53, Baraga 18
Clinton 58, Michigan Center 31
Dollar Bay 33, Republic-Michigamme 26
Fenton 69, Clio 38
Gaylord 51, Grayling 49
Hancock 64, Painesdale Jeffers 48
Harbor Springs 62, Pickford 58
Hillsdale Academy 72, Burr Oak 34
Holly 64, Flint Kearsley 55
Houghton 64, West Iron County 52
Lake Linden-Hubbell 64, Ontonagon 41
Lakeview 52, Stanton Central Montcalm 34
Marcellus Howardsville Christian 62, Three Oaks River Valley 12
Mason County Eastern 46, Fremont Providence Christian 41
Montague 70, Fremont 50
Morley-Stanwood 68, Remus Chippewa Hills 51
Newaygo 59, White Cloud 40
Plymouth Christian 74, Grass Lake 41
Reed City 76, Hesperia 46
Standish-Sterling 64, Bay City John Glenn 60
Tecumseh 77, Ypsilanti Arbor Prep 47
Traverse City Christian 63, Onekama 31
Warren Mott 61, Harrison Township L'Anse Creuse 47
Waterford Our Lady 73, Royal Oak Shrine 52
Adrian Lenawee Christian 30, Ann Arbor Rudolf Steiner 26
Bay City John Glenn 49, Bay City All Saints 25
Bellaire 58, Ellsworth 33
Bronson 48, Napoleon 35
Clarkston 74, Flint Carman-Ainsworth 49
Croswell-Lexington 38, Yale 18
Deckerville 35, Mayville 18
Elk Rapids 49, Frankfort-Elberta 34
Escanaba 40, Menominee 28
Fenton 56, Clio 49
Flat Rock 63, Riverview 33
Fulton-Middleton 54, Ithaca 33
Gaylord 52, Grayling 32
Grosse Ile 54, Milan 11
Holly 52, Flint Kearsley 30
Ishpeming 49, L'Anse 38
Ishpeming Westwood 45, Iron Mountain 42
Johannesburg-Lewiston 51, Mio 36
Jonesville 61, Hanover-Horton 40
Lake City 45, Mesick 20
Lansing Everett 38, Bath 34
Lincoln-Alcona 49, Fairview 37
Manistee 39, Traverse City West 25
Maplewood Baptist 37, Alanson-Littlefield 24
Marion 39, Coleman 29
Montrose 55, Burton Genesee Christian 27
New Buffalo 70, Benton Harbor Countryside Academy 12
North Adams-Jerome 42, Hillsdale Will Carleton Academy 17
Onaway 52, Wolverine 14
Onekama 48, Buckley 42
Petoskey 57, Traverse City Central 27
Pontiac Notre Dame Prep 46, Ferndale 34
Port Hope 46, Kinde-North Huron 38
Portland St. Patrick 79, Ashley 33
St. Ignace LaSalle 71, Cedarville 26
Sterling Heights Parkway Christian 68, Macomb Christian 35
Waterford Our Lady 50, Madison Heights Bishop Foley 27
Watervliet 41, Gobles 37
Film Fest Kicks Off With the Bite
Carrie and Don Sattler watched "Jaws" as lovestruck teens on a first date. Now 35 years into their marriage they hunkered into lawn chairs and windbreakers for another first — their first Traverse City Film Festival flick at the Open Space.Continued ...
Election Letters to the Editor: 07/30/2014
What experience?; Voice for N. Michigan; Only primary counts. (Plus more)Continued ...
Grand Traverse County board to meet
Grand Traverse County board members will hold their monthly board meeting Wednesday night.Continued ...
Forum: Chinese students; another view
There have been three recent headlines in the Record-Eagle about Traverse City Area Public Schools and the need for paid host families for their Chinese students. I understand the need and the value of the program; however the articles fail to explain the difference between the Chinese students and traditional exchange programs that have been placing exchange students in area schools for years.Continued ...
Fred Goldenberg: Getting teed off at high golf prices
I love to play golf. Come March I’m chomping at the bit to get out and hit the links.Continued ...
Deputies' union rep leaves loaded gun in bathroom
A loaded handgun left behind in a Grand Traverse County governmental center bathroom belonged to a union official who represents sheriff’s deputies in contract negotiations.Continued ...
Business in Brief: 07/30/2014
Chateau Chantal recognized; ACA webinars; Performance Chiropractic events. (Plus more)Continued ...
Film Festival Schedule: 07/30/2014
What's happening Wednesday at the Traverse City Film Festival:Continued ...
Film Festival Outtakes: 07/30/2014
Six Chicago-based Greenpeace workers are in Traverse City for Film Fest week to promote the organization's campaigns on honeybees, the rainforest, the Arctic and other environmental issues. (Plus more)Continued ...
Business Memoranda: 07/30/2014
Charlynn McBee replaced Peggy Kusina, who recently stepped down, as tour director at Castle Farms in Charlevoix. (Plus more)Continued ...
Old city manager signed off on splash pad changes
Former City Manager Ben Bifoss approved a change order that led to several current problems with the city's splash pad at Clinch Park, city documents show.Continued ...
City clerk: I made a mistake
A city official acknowledged the city violated state law when he denied an open records request for a draft report on the city's problem-plagued splash pad.Continued ...
Moore donates $250,000 to launch international movie program
TRAVERSE CITY — Michael Moore wants to broadcast Traverse City's love of independent, documentary and foreign films to the world. The Traverse City Film Festival co-founder signed a $250,000 check today in a quiet corner of the festival's box office.Continued ...
Business helps veterans
Jeremy Whittaker and Roland Maximilian Schultz didn’t stop giving back to the community once they left the military.Continued ...
104th race attracts youthful contenders
EDITOR'S NOTE: Ten people — eight Republicans and two Democrats — are vying to earn their party's nomination for the 104th District state House seat, which covers Grand Traverse County. The Aug. 5 primary will determine party finalists for the November general election. This is the first in a series of candidate profiles.Continued ...
Elmwood Township man faces child pornography charges
An Elmwood Township man is accused of distributing child pornography. A investigation involving Leelanau County sheriff's detectives and FBI agents led them to Michael Edward Burr Jr., 22, who will appear Wednesday morning in 86th District Court for a video arraignment.Continued ...
1st-time candidate knocking on doors; ex-board member offers experience
Carol Crawford spends a lot of time walking long, dusty dirt roads and driveways as part of her campaign to join the Grand Traverse County Board of Commissioners.Continued ...
Director comes home for film festival
The Traverse City Film Festival will provide the ideal backdrop for Layne Austin Simescu’s return from college.Continued ...
Spartans show their film shorts
Cinematic Spartans will help celebrate the Traverse City Film Festival’s 10th anniversary with a showing of student films. This marks the first year Michigan State University students have been invited to the festival arena.Continued ...
Rain possible this afternoon, but likely dry for 'Jaws' tonight
Thunderstorms are expected to roll through downtown Traverse City this afternoon, a potentially frightening proposition for Film Festival goers -- even before they head to the Open Space to see the thriller “Jaws” at dusk.Continued ...
Foundation business anchors in Traverse
A rapidly growing business that fixes foundations is hiring about 20 employees for its new outlet in Traverse City.Continued ...
Glenn Puit: Farmers market, good credit and cool temps
It’s a cool, cool summer. Sounds like a bad song from the '80s band Bananarama. Yikes. Just when you thought you’d never hear the word Bananarama again some bald guy raises those big hair memories.Continued ...
Trails lead to economic growth
Martha Ryan guesses bikers riding along the Leelanau Trail between Traverse City and Suttons Bay boost her restaurant’s business by a hefty 10 percent. It doesn’t just bring more people into her restaurant. It brings hungry people.Continued ...
Study shows economic impact of Vasa Pathway
Businesses can track revenue, profits and stock prices to determine their economic impact. That's a tough task for recreation experts like Julie Clark, executive director of Traverse Area Recreation and Transportation Trails.Continued ...
Sleeping Bear Surf & Kayak celebrates decade in business
Beryl Skrocki saw a downtown in need of a little action when she looked over the Village of Empire in 2004.Continued ...
- July 23, 2014
Forum: Boat launch editorial overly simplistic
The July 17 editorial portraying the dispute over a proposed boat launch in Old Mission as being about open access is overly simplistic and inaccurate.Continued ...
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