Game On

TRAVERSE CITY - Lining up his shot from the tee, Brandon Theophilus glances out over the fairway, assesses his target, then pulls back his club. The iron slices through the air, driving the ball through the air and over the undulating fairway in one swift...

We Don’t Need No Stinkin’ Ombudsman

The Traverse City Commission, after eliminating a few staff positions in the new budget, may now create a brand new position: the Traverse City Ombudsman. All seven commissioners reacted positively to the idea proposed by Mayor Chris Bzdok - after all, who could criticize...

40 Under Forty 2011

How do you define impact? Influence? Power? Visible, tangible change that's measured by dollars or miles or jobs? Or the evident but unquantifiable stuff that makes up - and improves - a community's quality of life? Judgingby the number of nominations made to this year's...