Tag Archives: National Cherry Festival

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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The Cherries Start to Ripen — and Thereby Hangs a Tale

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Floral Fireworks all over Traverse City (and Some Real Fireworks for July 4!)

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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The Cherry Blossoms Appear — and so does the National Cherry Festival

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I’m Just a Walker in a Runner’s Town

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New Sleeping Bear Heritage Trail Opens Dunes to Cyclists, Strollers, Skaters and Wheelchairs

By MIKE NORTON That was a great Cherry Festival week! Perfect weather, great events and really smooth coordination. But now I’m ready for some peaceful time alone with Mother Nature and away from other human beings. If you’re feeling the … Continue reading

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It’s National Cherry Festival time again — and there are Cherries!

By MIKE NORTON My ears are ringing with the memory of jet engines. The air is filled with the delicate scent of bratwurst and elephant ears, and several thousand people seem to have appeared overnight outside my window. It must … Continue reading

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