Tag Archives: Jolly Pumpkin

Tourists: Why I Love Them (And Why You Should, Too!)

IMPORTANT NOTE: I’VE MOVED! Dear friends and readers, “Loving Traverse City” now has a new address. (It’s a lot easier to remember, too)  You can reach it easily by going to http://blog.traversecity.com/. Or just follow this link. Thanks! Mike By … Continue reading

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What’s Happening in TC on New Year’s Eve: Parties, Dinners, Hotel Packages, etc.

(This isn’t a regular blog post, so don’t look for any of our usual literary brilliance — it’s just a handy guide for your own information. There’s a lot going on in TC on Monday night, and we didn’t want … Continue reading

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Fall cycling (and leaf-peeping) on the Old Mission Peninsula

By MIKE NORTON They told us we weren’t going to have any fall color this year. The summer had been too hot and too dry, they said, and when autumn arrived the leaves would all just curl up, turn brown … Continue reading

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Now Traverse City’s an “Emerging Beer Town!”

Brewmaster Mike Hall pours a hearty porter at the Jolly Pumpkin By MIKE NORTON Lots of brewers like to see a nice creamy head on their beer. Not many think of actually putting heads into the beer itself. But the … Continue reading

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