As we observe Memorial Day and take time to honor and remember those who made the ultimate sacrifice in service to our nation, this reflection also moves me to share the gratitude I feel for all those who make Northern Michigan an incredible community.
Philanthropy is often described as sharing the â… READ MORE
When the curtain goes up in July 2018 at the Great Lakes Center for the Arts, a new world-class performing arts experience will take center stage in Northern Michigan. The Centerâ€™s state-of-the-art 500-seat theater, located on the pristine shores of Lake Michigan in the Petoskey community of Ba… READ MORE
When Maris Harrington turned 8 years old, she received a very special gift: The chance to see renowned violinist Itzhak Perlman, performing live in Chicago.
She can still remember the feel of the goosebumps on her arms when she entered the theater with her grandparents. â€œIt was a significant mome… READ MORE
The Great Lakes Center for the Arts continues to build its leadership team and develop its governance structure, as construction progresses on this new social and cultural hub in Petoskey, MI. The Centerâ€™s Executive Director, Jill Oâ€™Neill, recently announced the expansion of… READ MORE
A construction project is much like an orchestral production: Each section has its specific role to play, and without each contributing member, the performance simply would not be a success. It also takes an expert leader to ensure each member is talented, supported and doing their part to ensure a… READ MORE
The Great Lakes Center for the Arts, a performing arts venue under development in Bay Harbor, recently announced its hiring of Beth Anne Eckerle as marketing director.
Eckerle, of Petoskey, brings a background in graphic design, writing, photography, social media and onlin… READ MORE