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Listen to the Boyne City Commission Candidate Forum

Subscribers can listen to the Boyne City Commission Candidate Forum held on Wednesday Oct. 18 at Boyne City Hall.
Pictured during the forum are candidates Sally Page, Andy Smith and incumbent Ron Grunch. Photo by Chris Faulknor

#426 Boyne City Gazette Oct. 25

This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the Boyne City Commission Candidate Forum, co-sponsored by the Boyne Area Chamber of Commerce and Boyne City Gazette, a unique look at Fr. Francis Partridge with remembrances of community members, an exclusive story on one property owner’s concerns over the safety of cyclists along a portion of the Boyne City to US-31 non-motorized trail, local opinions on Obamacare and God in the schools, a look at what the Boyne City Police Department has been doing, some important public notices which may affect you, info on upcoming events put on by local churches—including nationally renown illusionist and motivational speaker Tom Coverly, an obituary for Anne Thurston, lots of local business news, our big two-page Home Improvement special section, a big list of upcoming local events, many sports stories and photos, and much much more!

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CHARLEVOIX COUNTY – Public hearing on Hayes Township zoning ordinance

The Hayes Township Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on proposed amendments to the Hayes Township Zoning Ordinance beginning

#425 Boyne City Gazette Oct. 18

This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the State of the Community luncheon, this month’s Boyne City Public Schools Board of Education meeting, a preview of the public hearing on potential changes to Hayes Township’s zoning ordinance, a reminder about this week’s Boyne City Commission Candidate Forum, feature stories and photos on numerous items of local interest—from new teachers at Concord Academy Boyne and the Charlevoix County Veteran of the Month, to the big list of local Halloween events and great specials for Boyne City’s Fall Restaurant Week which continues through Sunday. Plus, don’t miss our public notices and classifieds, huge events listing section, sports stories and pictures, and so much more!

Illusionist Tom Coverly hosted by Walloon Lake and East Jordan Community Churches

Walloon Lake and East Jordan Community Church to host professional comedian, illusionist and motivational speaker, Tom Coverly. Tom Coverly is

PETOSKEY: Odawa ribbon-cutting for Victories Square development

Odawa Economic Development Management, Inc. in conjunction with Geodetic North Investors, LLC (GNI) announce the ribbon cutting ceremony on Thursday October

Meet the candidates for Boyne City Commission on Oct. 18

Learn more about the five candidates for Boyne City Commission from 6-7:30 p.m. at the Wednesday Oct. 18 Candidate Forum


BOYNE CITY: State of the community is excellent

A record crowd attended the 9th Annual Boyne City State of the Community event last week at Boyne Mountain.
Subscribers can log in and listen to the Boyne State of the Community speeches!
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Health Dept. of Northwest Michigan to hold youth mental health first aid training in Charlevoix

Youth Mental Health First Aid teaches about warning signs of mental health problems and how to support adolescents in crisis

Baby Boomer Comedy Show in Petoskey benefits Char-Em United Way

Do you like clean, family-friendly comedy? Join Char-Em United Way October 14th at 6:30pm for the Baby Boomer Comedy show

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Petoskey temple to host Yale Strom and Hot Pstromi

Temple to host klezmer musical concert to bridge Interfaith Jewish and Christian Eastern European and Balkan culture International violinist powerhouse

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Boyne Monday Study Club welcomes guest speaker Mayor Tom Neidhamer

The Monday Study Club of Boyne City will meet on Monday Oct. 16, at 1:30 p.m. in the Boyne City District Library Community Room. Our

Join McLaren Northern Michigan Foundation for breast cancer awareness

October is National Breast Cancer Awareness month, and local businesses and individuals can join the fight against breast cancer simply


Balance issues? Northern Michigan Sports Medicine Center of Boyne can help

Is your balance starting to slip? By Jeff Samyn, PT, OCS,CSCS It may surprise you to learn that 30-60 percent

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Affordable Health Screenings coming to Boyne City Oct. 27

Residents living in and around the Boyne City, Michigan can learn about their risk for cardiovascular disease, osteoporosis, diabetes, and

Charlevoix County courts cases and clerk filings

The latest information on court cases and filings in the courts and clerk office of Charlevoix County. District Court The following cases were

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Four new plots of land donated to Little Traverse Conservancy

On August 5, a small group of family members and friends gathered for the dedications of four new nature preserves recently donated to LTC from the Reycraft/Meijer/Litzenburger families. Two preserves, Reycraft-Meijer North (14 acres) and Reycraft-Meijer South (42 acres), are found near the shores of Walloon Lake along Indian Garden Road. The other two preserves, Gow Litzenburger East (80 acres) and Gow Litzenburger West (20 acres), lie along Bear River Road. The Conservancy holds enormous gratitude for these permanent gifts of land that can now be enjoyed by all.

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Boyne Restaurant Week returns with tasty specials Oct. 16-22

Locals and visitors alike have the chance to try new restaurants and food products from 20 participating businesses Oct. 16-22

#424 Boyne City Gazette Oct. 11

This week’s Boyne City Gazette features stories on the latest concerning the new Boyne City museum, a detailed look at next year’s county budget, info on Boyne Restaurant Week, how to reserve a booth for the Boyne Business Expo & Taste of Boyne, a couple of interesting guest commentaries, cops and courts, a reminder about the big Boyne City Commission candidate forum coming up on Oct. 18, an obituary for Emily Chmielewski, plus lots of business news, important public notices, classifieds, photos from all sorts of community events … including Charlevoix Business Breakfast, Boyne Homecoming, and our monthly Health & Wellness section packed with stories on balance, breast cancer awareness, affordable health screenings, flu shots, osteoporosis, balance and more!


Charlevoix County approves $15 million budget for 2018

BY BENJAMIN J. GOHS, EDITOR The Charlevoix County Board of Commissioners recently approved the 2018 county budget of $15,093,922—an increase