East Bay Township planning commissioners to review conservancy headquarters proposal

Feb. 27—TRAVERSE CITY — Plans for the possible relocation of the Grand Traverse Regional Land Conservancy headquarters will be revealed to the public next week.

East Bay Township Planning Commissioners will on Tuesday begin discussions about the development plan for the proposed Mitchell Creek Meadows Nature Preserve and the concept to move the nonprofit’s operations to the site along Three Mile Road. A site plan review is scheduled, as well

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How Tampa Bay and the NFL pulled off Super Bowl LV amid a pandemic

TAMPA, Fla. — On the opening day of his 10th Super Bowl media day — the most of any NFL player ever — Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady took his seat under the bright lights, looked up to see 33 hands raised and said, “I’ve gotta get a picture of this.”

But there was no reporter dressed as a bride proposing to him (that was Glendale, Arizona in Super

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Where to get Tampa Bay Buccaneers Super Bowl 2021 champions shirts, hats and other gear

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are on their way to being NFL champions after taking care of business against the Kansas City Chiefs in Super Bowl LV at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida, on Sunday.

Fans who want to celebrate the title with Tampa Bay Buccaneers 2021 Super Bowl champion shirts, hats, face masks and other memorabilia can get them at Fanatics.


Wearing N95 masks and plastic face shields,

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No walk-in visitors under new Hanauma Bay entry rule

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Bay County health officials confirm hundreds of new COVID-19 cases in the past week

Bay County, Fla. (Press Release) –

Today, the Florida Department of Health in Bay County (DOH-Bay) issued a weekly update on COVID-19. The percent positivity for new cases in Bay County residents has increased from 8.57 for the week of November 21 to 10.97 percent for the week for November 27. The COVID-19 daily reports continue to be updated daily and the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard also continues

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Bay County COVID-19 testing available

BAY COUNTY, Fla. (WJHG) – There are several locations in Bay County offering COVID-19 testing.

The Bay County Health Department released information about where you can get tested for the virus. They also say county and state supported testing is free and no insurance is required.

On Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Tuesdays and Thursdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Bay County is

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KC Schulberg, Special to The News-Press
Published 6:00 a.m. ET Oct. 16, 2020

It’s boom time again in Southwest Florida.

Home sales have shot up as folks fled the close-quartered Covid-ridden cities up North for the promise of sun-dappled beaches and glistening tides of Southwest Florida.

While some view development as the economic engine of our region, our local manatees and a few

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Candidates vying in November for 2 contested seats on Bay County Board of Commissioners

BAY CITY, MI – The Bay County Board of Commissioners is seeing a bit of a shuffle this year. Several newcomers are vying for a spot on the board in the Nov. 3 general election.

The two contested races are in District 4, representing West Side Bay City and southwest Bangor Township, and District 6, representing East Side Bay City.

Republican challenger Lance Anson is challenging incumbent Kim Coonan for

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5 things to do with kids in Tampa Bay this week: Oct. 5-11

1. Creatures of the Night: ZooTampa at Lowry Park has brought back its family-friendly Halloween series. Capacity is limited, visitors will have to make a reservation in advance and masks are required for the few indoor attractions that are open. This year’s event is themed around campfire tales and features several new outdoor Halloween experiences and spooky characters. It also has a fall harvest Pumpkin Palooza for the littlest kids

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How COVID-19 is fueling a new wave of Bay Area transplants to the Sacramento region

Jesse and Shanni Burke were working on their laptops a few feet apart in their cramped Silicon Valley apartment this spring, sweltering without air conditioning, when it dawned on them.

The coronavirus pandemic that was virtually imprisoning them in their tiny downtown San Jose walk-up also offered an unexpected escape option. No longer tethered to the office, they could live almost anywhere outside the pricey Bay Area and keep their

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Old Bay Beef Jerky Is Very Real And We Need It Now

You can almost smell it in the air as you enter Maryland: the scent of Old Bay. While lots of seasonings are synonymous with particular regions, you’d be hard to find a place that’s as enamored with a particular way of flavoring as the Chesapeake/mid-Atlantic is with Old Bay.

While the seafood seasoning-maker recently reintroduced its highly-coveted hot sauce, it also looks like they’re using their magical flavor powers to

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