A Dime a Dozen?

A Dime a Dozen?Urban legend says Traverse City has too many lawyers; statistics say otherwise. By Lynn GeigerREGION - Lawyers weather their fair share of stereotypes about the profession and less-than-positive perceptions by the public. Maybe you've heard someone say lawyers are "a dime...

The Hospitalist Will See You Now

The Hospitalist Will See You NowRising costs and increasing federal regulations have spawned a new kind of inpatient care.By Beth MilliganLess than 20 years ago, the term to describe the career path of Dr. David Friar hadn't yet been coined in the medical field.Today, Friar...

Car-Lite Living Saves Thousands

Car-Lite Living Saves ThousandsBy Gary L. HoweLast fall, a fierce windstorm blew through Traverse City. I was working unaware in a basement office, but it didn't take long for my phone to start buzzing. The first message was a tweet from a neighbor: "Dude, I...