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7 Monks Taproom - Grand Rapids via Facebook
7 Monks Taproom - Grand Rapids via Facebook
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Traverse City-Based Taproom is Opening in Grand Rapids This Month!

Add this to the list of "new places I need to drink at" in Grand Rapids.

7 Monks Taproom, a Traverse City-based Gastropub, is opening a new location in Grand Rapids on April 21st...

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Traverse City Named “Strongest Town” in the World!

"Strong" may not be the first word that comes to mind when talking about Traverse City but so many factors make this Michigan city deserving of the title...

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Kimberly Ryan Hells Kitchen (via Youtube/FOX)
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29-Year-Old Michigan Chef Won “Hell’s Kitchen” Season 16

Michigan fared pretty well on season 16 of Fox's cooking competition, "Hell's Kitchen". Last night, February 2nd, Traverse City sous chef Kimberly Ann Ryan won $250,000, and the head chef job Yardbird Southern Table & Bar at the Venetian in Las Vegas!

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Michigan Teen Removed from Plane After Using Dad’s Credit Card for $1,200 Flight

A Traverse City teen got pretty close to taking off to Germany on her dad's dime.

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Traverse City Police Officer Suspended After Driving With Confederate Flag

A Traverse City Police Officer has been suspended with pay after displaying a Confederate Flag on his pickup truck while off-duty.  Officer Michael Peters was seen and photographed by protesters attending an anti-Trump rally on Friday...

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5 Colorful Photos and Crazy Stories Of Northern Michigan’s ‘Hippie Tree’

The 'Hippie Tree' is a colorful and legendary spot in Northern Michigan. Located near the grounds of the former Traverse City State Hospital, the tree has collected its share of lore over the years.

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Grand Traverse Bay, Janna/ 97-9 WGRD
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Traverse City Beaches Back Open After Sewage Spill

Those headed to Traverse City for a summertime getaway are good to hit up the beaches again.

MLive reports that after a sewage spill Saturday, West Grand Traverse Bay beaches are back open.

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Two Michigan Towns Make ‘Best Small Town Food Scene’ in the U.S. List

Michigan has a lot to boast about: great beer, beaches, and food!

Two towns in Michigan have been voted among the top ten "Best Small Town Food Scenes" in America in a USA Today and 10 Best reader's poll.

One Mitten State city even nabbed the top spot!

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Michigan Ice Cream Parlor Voted Best in U.S.

As hot weather hits Michigan, it’s time to enjoy the best summer treat out there: ice cream.

There are tons of great ice cream parlors here in the Mitten State, and one has been voted the best in the country in a USA Today and 10 Best poll

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Michigan Department of Attorney General
Michigan Department of Attorney General
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Traverse City Resort Owner Charged in Extortion Plot

The Michigan Department of Attorney General today charged Traverse City resort owner Bryan Punturo, 58 of Williamsburg, with one count of Felony Extortion after threatening to allegedly run a parasailing company out of business if he was not paid thousands of dollars.

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The Ultimate Michigan Summer Baseball Road Trip: 7 Games, 7 Stadiums, 7 Days

It wouldn't be a Michigan summer without baseball and road trips. Combine the two and you'll have a memorable summer vacation.

Enjoy a week of great baseball this summer while exploring seven stadiums and some great Michigan cities!

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via Artimis Facebook
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Northern Michigan City Ranked #1 On ‘Greatest Midwest Towns’ List

Here's a hint...this award winning town is known for his amazing bay views and a certain small fruit.

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