Leelanau News and Events

Mitch And Charynn’s Unpredictable But Excellent Leelanau Adventure

By Emily Tyra | March 3, 2021

The Leelanau Ticker launched one year ago this week, a milestone that prompted a check-in with two entrepreneurs from our first feature. At the time, Mitch and Charynn Meoak brimmed with excitement about their new Aveda salon and home decor retail shop opening in the meticulously refurbished historic space at 117 Broadway in Suttons Bay.

Refuge Industries was set to open just as COVID-19 would officially arrive in Michigan.

Also unbeknownst to the Meoaks, they would soon be adding the biggest surprise yet — a new baby. While wading through the stops-and-starts of the pandemic, they felt nearly every pressure point of business ownership specific to Leelanau County: housing, ...

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Restaurant, Nursing Home, Other Business Restrictions Relaxed In Michigan

Indoor dining capacity limits will increase from 25 to 50 percent for restaurants and bars in Michigan ...

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Shifting Short Term Rental Rules In Elmwood Township?

Elmwood Township residents seeking clarity on the future of short term rentals (STRs) in the township may ...

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The Boy, the Mole, the Fox and the Horse -- And Every Student At Glen Lake Schools

“What do you want to be when you grow up?” asked the mole.
“Kind,” said the boy. ...

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Celebrate The Life Stories Of Leelanau Women

Ladies, gather with your sisters, daughters, mother — and sons, brother, and/or partner while you’re at it. ...

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Today Wednesday, March 3, 2021

11:00 AM

"Magic of March"

This online exhibits runs March 1-31. It emphasizes the excitement of spring & the changes we see in ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

2021 TC Restaurant Week

Feb. 21 - March 6. Restaurants will offer three-course meals for dine-in or to-go for $25 or $35. More Info >>

11:00 AM

BLOW UP II: Inflatable Contemporary Art

This exhibit explores the imaginative ways that air is used as a tool to create large-scale sculptures. The ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Dex R. Jones: Storied Portraits

Influenced by the cultural richness of his Caribbean heritage and Pan-African studies, Dexter R. Jones removes the veil ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Exhibit: Joan Richmond | Paper + Scissors + Glue = New Collages

An exhibition of 12 new works is on display, Jan. 15 – April 22. Richmond is more widely ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

Miss Ann's Zoom Story Hour

Interlochen Public Library's preschool story hour held on Wednesdays at 11am via Zoom. Weekly themes, craft supplies are ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

New Winter Trail

Snowshoe, cross-country ski, or hike Brys Estate's 111 acres. Choose from two winter trail options. Open daily from ... More Info >>

11:00 AM

You Are T/HERE

An exhibition that asks exhibitors to visually explore & describe what their own, personal “here” or “there” looks ... More Info >>

12:00 PM

Virtual Celebrate Women's History Month 2021 Forum

Presented by League of Women Voters Leelanau County. Learn about the lives of three Leelanau County women: Linda ... More Info >>

3:00 PM

Virtual Career & Employment Fairs

Today's industries include business, healthcare & more. Presented by NMC & Northwest Michigan Works! Job seekers can connect ... More Info >>

7:00 PM

Virtual Town Hall Meeting

Presented by State Rep. John Roth, TC. Held via Zoom. Rep. Roth will answer questions & concerns from ... More Info >>

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