Upcoming Event – Night of Worship

Night of Worship at The Well Who: The Well featuring Markus Wolf Where: The Well, 395 Jakway Ave, Benton Harbor, MI 49022 What: Intimate Night of Worship with Our Lord When: Friday, April 22, 2022 at 7pm About The Well: We exist to cultivate a culture for more of God. If you’re looking for aContinue reading “Upcoming Event – Night of Worship”

Upcoming Event – Buchanan Township Fire Dept. Benefit Dinner

Benefit Dinner for Safety Officer Kyle Mullen of Buchanan Township Fire Department Who: Buchanan Township Fire Department Where: BTFD 15301 Main St. What: AYCE Spaghetti Dinner Benefit & Raffle When: Saturday, April 16, 2022 from 4-7pm Details: Advanced Tickets $10, At the door $12 Dine in or Take out With the help of Hilltop RestaurantContinue reading “Upcoming Event – Buchanan Township Fire Dept. Benefit Dinner”

Local Business – Raw Oats

Raw Oats Skincare by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor; Photos submitted by Kelly Bailey Recently our Publisher discovered a local gem, a Buchanan home-based business called Raw Oats Skincare. Kelly Bailey who owns Raw Oats sat down with me and gave me the scoop. Raw Oats was started as a way to make gifts as it wouldContinue reading “Local Business – Raw Oats”

Past Event – BASC Hosts Meg Paulette

Coffee Chat with Buchanan District Library Director Meg Paulette by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Buchanan Area Senior Center is the place to be on the first Wednesday of each month to learn a little bit more about someone, a business, or an organization. April 6, 2022 at 9:00am was the Coffee Chat to getContinue reading “Past Event – BASC Hosts Meg Paulette”

Mayor’s Memo – Marijuana Revenue

Marijuana Revenue by Mayor Sean Denison This past January I had written in my Mayor’s Memo about how we were spending the revenue that we received from Marijuana excise taxes in 2021.  I explained some of the economic development incentives that we introduced and what their goal was.  This month, the city received another $282 thousand dollars inContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo – Marijuana Revenue”

Past Event – Buchanan’s Chili-Walk Cook-Off Photos

14th Annual Chili-Walk Cook-Off Write-Up by Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce This year’s Chili Challenge was held downtown in a progressive fashion with the Lehman’s Farmhouse being the start and endpoint. Thursday, April 7, 2022, from 5:00 pm to 7:00 pm. Each contestant was matched up with a local business to showcase both the chiliContinue reading “Past Event – Buchanan’s Chili-Walk Cook-Off Photos”

Community Press Release – Speaker Knight at American Legion

Granddaughter of Jack Knight to speak on May 31st and June 1st Submitted by Mary Lister & Robert Brown James H. (Jack) Knight, a former Buchanan, Michigan, resident, and Buchanan High School student, flew for the U.S. airmail starting in 1919.  Patricia Lammersfeld has collected cherished memorabilia about her famous grandfather, and will offer aContinue reading “Community Press Release – Speaker Knight at American Legion”

Local Clubs – Fernwood Photography Club

Fernwood Photography Club by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Did you know that Fernwood Botanical Garden has a photography club? Yes they do! I have known about it for quite some time, I just never attended a meeting of theirs until their most recent one on Sunday, April 3, 2022 at 2pm. I guess youContinue reading “Local Clubs – Fernwood Photography Club”

BCS School Spotlight – BHS April 2022

April at Buchanan High School by BHS Principal Stacey DeMaio Talent Show Buchanan High School is hosting a Talent Show. Auditions are open to any BHS student (8-12), and will be held on Friday, April 15th from 11 – 12:30, and on Monday, April 18th from 2:00 – 3:30 (with teacher permission during ICE). TheContinue reading “BCS School Spotlight – BHS April 2022”

Local Clubs – Cub Scout Pack 541 Pinewood Derby

Cub Scout Pack 541 Pinewood Derby Write-up submitted by Lonnie Moore, Pack Master, Photos by Rebecka Hoyt, Photographer The Pinewood Derby for Cub Scout Pack 541 was held on Tuesday April 5th 6:30 to 8:00pm at the First United Methodist Church. Cub scouts receive a block of wood, four wheels and four nails for axles.Continue reading “Local Clubs – Cub Scout Pack 541 Pinewood Derby”