A Piece of History From “The Weathervane Lodge”

A Piece of History From “The Weathervane Lodge”

Earl Young, in conjunction with a handful of local businesses, built the then 37-room Weathervane Lodge Motel at the corner of Michigan and Dixon Avenues beginning in 1958. It opened for business in August 1959. At the time, it was considered to be one of the finest motor lodges in Michigan. Over time…
Hotel Earl – Construction Update

Hotel Earl – Construction Update

Construction Update – July 27, 2018 Demo continues at Hotel Earl. The majority of the interior of the hotel is gutted. The old pool building, that hasn’t been in use in almost 25 years, is now undergoing major demo. The second floor of that section of the building has been torn down, in order to rebu…
Ground Breaking Ceremony – Construction Is Officially Underway

Ground Breaking Ceremony – Construction Is Officially Underway

We officially broke ground! On Monday, July 2nd, we marked the beginning of our construction & renovations at Hotel Earl. Approximately 60 people joined us at the ground breaking ceremony. Speakers included Charlevoix’s Mayor, Luther Kurtz, David Marvin of Stafford’s…