Traverse City

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Best Up-And-Coming Travel Destinations Of 2015

Travelers looking to visit someplace new should consider these five up-and-coming American travel destinations in 2015.


US forward Danny Kristo during the bronze medal match at the 2013 IIHF Ice Hockey World Championships (Photo credit: Jonathan Nackstrand/AFP/Getty Images)

Hartnett: Kristo Will Be Given Every Chance To Crack Rangers’ Roster

Talented prospect Danny Kristo will be given every opportunity to the crack the New York Rangers’ opening night roster.


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Brighten Autumn With A ‘Fab Fall’ Special

It’s a wonderful season for a shopping adventure, a round of championship golf, or a tour of the beautiful Grand Traverse Bay wine country.


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Sleeping Bear Dunes Still Offer Plenty Of Solitude

After all, the park encompasses 64 miles of Lake Michigan coastline, two islands, 26 inland lakes and more than 71,000 acres of land about a half hour’s drive west of the resort town of Traverse City.


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‘Visit With A Purpose’ Connects Travelers With Opportunity

They’re a diverse group: college students, retirees, business people, members of religious and fraternal groups, environmentalists and families who just want to make themselves useful to their host community.


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‘Taste Of Traverse City’ Festival Highlights Culinary Arts

The three-day festival will include workshops, demonstrations, appearances by local chefs and culinary celebrities, and tastes and sips of the best dishes and libations from area restaurants, caterers, wineries, breweries and other food producers.


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City Completes Renovation Of Clinch Park Beach Area

Clinch Park is the first project tackled from the City’s 2010 Bayfront Plan, a series of recommended improvements along the shoreline.


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Food Trucks Roar Into Traverse City’s Culinary Scene

After months of heated debate, local officials agreed this spring to make it easier and less expensive for mobile food vendors to operate in the city.


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Vote For Sleeping Bear Dunes As ‘8th Wonder Of The World’

To vote, click HERE and find the listing for Sleeping Bear Dunes. Visitors to the site can vote once every 24 hours.


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Fodor’s Names Traverse City One of America’s 10 Best Small Towns

Each year, hundreds of birdwatchers migrate to the dunelands of Northwestern Michigan with their binoculars and notebooks to enjoy the region’s many birding opportunities.


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National Geographic ‘Birds of Paradise’ Exhibit to Debut at Traverse City Museum

“Birds of Paradise: Amazing Avian Evolution,” a traveling exhibition from the National Geographic Society, will make its national debut this summer at the Dennos Museum Center in Traverse City, Mich.


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Family Fun Magazine Names Traverse City One Of ‘America’s Top 10 Tourist Towns’

“Who would have predicted that nature escapes would claim seven of the top ten spots?” he wrote.


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‘Sugar Man’ Sixto Rodriguez To Star At Traverse City Wine & Arts Festival

“We’ve already sold more advance tickets than we did last year, especially after ‘Sugar Man” took best documentary at the Oscars,” said festival organizer Andrew McFarlane.


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Outdoor Adventure Goes Hi-Tech With New Traverse City Smart Phone App

The app will be available in online app stores by May 1 and is scheduled to go active on May 19.