Northern Shores Community Development, Inc.

Lakeview Home Furnishings

Lakeview Home Furnishings, a new custom woodworking and home furnishing design business located in Petoskey and owned by Stephanie Sevener, is the latest business to benefit from loan assistance from Northern Shores Community Development, Inc. (NSCD) for expansion of its services.

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Tannery Creek Meat Market

Tannery Creek Market, L.L.C. is an old fashioned butcher shop that hand crafts all its own products. Meat is hand wrapped and string tied just like the old days. Old fashioned products made using modern technology to provide a product that is clean, healthy and free of chemicals, antibiotics and hormones distinguishes Tannery Creek as a quality establishment. Tannery Creek Market is a Certified Angus Beef Distributor, being the only meat shop in Northern Michigan with this distinction. Tannery Creek Market continues to excel in providing quality products at affordable prices.

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Little Shop of Tresses

Little Shop of Tresses, LLC is excited to open their doors April 21, 2014. As Fife Lake’s first and only beauty salon, it was a welcome addition to their quaint town. Alice Aldridge, owner, has always dreamed of opening the salon. In fact, she has had the location of the salon, 118 W. Lake St, in mind for quite some time.

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Bells Iron Rock Designs (The Bird)

Bells Iron Rock Designs (The BIRD) creates one of a kind metal art for your home and outdoor garden. Rodney and Mira Bell started the business in 2012, when they began designing and building handcrafted items made from new and repurposed metal. Rodney has worked as a welder/fabricator for 30 years and has acquired knowledge with all types of welding processes.

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Your Spirit, Your Place Restaurant

Your Spirit, Your Place Restaurant, owned by Dominique Pack, specializes in healthful, thoughtful and delicious food at a reasonable price. Ms. Pack opened the business in May of 2011. All meals are made from scratch using all natural ingredients. In addition to their well thought out menu, Your Spirit, offers vegetarian and gluten free options. Originally from Australia, and having lived several years in New Mexico, Ms. Pack has brought Aussie and Mexican flair to her menu! From Aussie Meat Pies, to Heuvos Rancheros, and on to the delicious Michigan Cherry Salad…..You can be sure to find something delicious and unique for breakfast or lunch.

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Busy Bodies Bounce Town

Busy Bodies Bounce Town, owned by Aaron and Michelle Garms of Petoskey, is opening in the Kmart Plaza late November. Their 10,000 square foot facility is designed to engage your children in an exciting environment that educates and stimulates their mind and body. Open Tuesday through Sunday, they have 6 different inflatables to bounce around, climb on, and slide down. They also offer great Birthday Packages!

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Cygnus, Inc., established in 1988 by Robert and Debra Waugh, is expanding their business! Cygnus manufactures mobile computer carts, wall mounted computer workstations, medication boxes and articulating arms with brilliant function and beautiful design. They strive to anticipate the needs of healthcare facilities and help relieve their intense workloads by developing solutions that keep caregivers close to the patients. By designing for ergonomics, function, efficiency and safety they create a controlled and uncluttered wellness environment that combines style, innovation, and technology.

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Contact Us

1131 W. Conway Road, Suite A
Harbor Springs, MI 49740

PH: (231) 347-6753
FX: (231) 347-6786

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Board of Trustees

  • Laura Blumberg – Chair
  • Patricia Dyer-Deckrow – Vice Chair
  • Steve Sochay – Secretary
  • Kent Bartell – Treasurer
  • Patrick Schmidt – Board Member
  • Harley Luplow – Board Member