3 Ways to Drink Local during Dry January

Happy New Year! For a fresh start, many people are abstaining from alcohol this month, for Dry January. Fortunately, Michigan is home to a wide variety of coffee roasters, kombucha brewers, and tea purveyors. Check out some of our favorite non-alcoholic Michigan beverage businesses!  Coffee  Higher Grounds Trading Co. : Located in Traverse City, this […]

in Drinks, Health, Local Ingredients, Specialty Producers

The Daily Grind: Superior Coffee Roasting Co.

Superior Coffee Roasting Co. was formed both at the right time and the right place for the Eastern U.P.  Ron Kurnik, the President of the company saw an apparent void in this part of Michigan when it came to fresh roasted coffee when he moved there in 2010. Just two years later, he was implementing the “Field of Dreams” expression of “build […]

in Find Local Food, Ron Kurnik, Specialty Producers

Return of the Red Drive Concert Series

Media Release For Immediate Release Date: May 22, 2017 Contact: Bailey Samp, events@localdifference.org Return of the Red Drive Concert Series TRAVERSE CITY – The Village at Grand Traverse Commons, Left Foot Charley and Taste the Local Difference are eager to announce the return of the Red Drive Concert Series, a monthly schedule of free community […]