What’s Your Business Worth? How the experts valuate your business

Whether you’re interested in buying an existing business or selling one which you have built over the years, placing an accurate value on the operation is often a challenging process. “For many of my clients, selling a business might be the biggest financial transaction of their...

Who’s Caring for our Beaches?

Mother Nature gifted northwest Michigan with magnificent beaches and sandy shorelines, but it takes many hands to keep them strong and spotless. So who is taking care of the beaches and just how much grooming can be done? The TCBN dug deep to find out. WORKING...

Encore Careers: Why Retire When You Can Reinvent Yourself?

For many seniors, retiring has become less a matter of kicking back on the couch and more of a long-awaited opportunity to reinvent themselves and take on new career challenges. The TCBN talks with four TC residents who have found satisfaction in their encore careers: Bill Donberg Engineer and...

COA, Senior Center Network Face August Renewal Vote

Two millage proposals on the Aug. 2 primary election ballot will impact services provided to Grand Traverse County seniors. A proposal for the county’s Commission on Aging (COA) is a renewal for .5 mills for six years, through 2022.  The tax impact on a $100,000 home...

Newsmakers

  LAW Agnieszka “Agnes” Jury was elected President-Elect of the Grand Traverse, Leelanau, Antrim Bar Association at the association’s annual spring dinner. Her term as president will begin in May 2017. She has already spearheaded a new website and programming for the organization. “Agnes is bringing to...