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April 2021 Newsletter

April 16, 2021

NLEA April 2021 newsletter

Short Term Rentals and Housing

April 12, 2021

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By Steve Schnell, Charlevoix County Housing Ready Program Director for Housing North

Short Term Rentals are important to the economy of northern Michigan, especially for many communities in Northwest Michigan. We have an abundance… read more

Antrim County small businesses can apply for COVID relief grant

April 9, 2021


Grant application & guide is available now at


BELLLAIRE, MICHIGAN – Businesses with nine or fewer full‐time employees hurt by the COVID‐19 pandemic… read more

Stormy Kromer a Cap & Ale House Honored as a 2021 Michigan Celebrates Awardee

April 9, 2021

Stormy Kromer Cap & Ale House

Cheboygan, Michigan- Stormy Kromer a Cap & Ale House is recognized as one of the 2021 awardees for the Michigan Small Business Development Center Best Small Business award. Stormy Kromer A Cap & Ale House will be honored at the 17th … read more

Join the NLEA Team

March 18, 2021

We are hiring! Flexibility, work-life integration, and the opportunity to help make a difference in the economic vitality of your region. This is what a career at the Northern Lakes Economic Alliance (NLEA) can offer you! NLEA is searching… read more

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