Local Business – TMPR Sports Pickleball Paddles

TMPR Sports Produces Pickleball Paddles in Downtown Buchanan, MI by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Did you know in downtown Buchanan, MI next to the McCoy Creek/Duck Pond there is a pickleball paddle board producer? Head on into the 324 Building entrance (south end of the building, near Blue Paw Pet Spa) to see forContinue reading “Local Business – TMPR Sports Pickleball Paddles”

Past Event – Downtown Project Open House

City of Buchanan Downtown Project Public Open House From the City of Buchanan Downtown Project Facebook Page Buchanan, MI – August 08, 2022 This Downtown Project will consist of an entire redesign and reconstruction of part of Front Street. This means that the portions of Front Street in the Downtown area will be torn upContinue reading “Past Event – Downtown Project Open House”

Local Business – Ribbon Cutting at GP Manufacturing, Inc.

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony – GP Manufacturing, Inc. by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Thursday, July 14, 2022 was a bright and sunny day for the woman-owned business, GP Manufacturing, Inc., ribbon cutting ceremony put on by the Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce. President of GP Manufacturing, Inc. Erika Schmid, has been the owner for theContinue reading “Local Business – Ribbon Cutting at GP Manufacturing, Inc.”

Local Business – CC Cakery and Bakery

Wedding in an Apple Orchard! by Garrick Stubblefield On Sunday June 12th, 2022 I sat down with Gail Hanchar, a caterer of CC Cakery and Bakery out of Buchanan. Gail started her business in farmers markets in local cities Niles, South Bend, and Buchanan. The first shop was open in Niles next to the GoldenContinue reading “Local Business – CC Cakery and Bakery”

Community Press Release – Harbor Country Singers Summer Concert

Summer Concert PSA from School of American Music Berrien County, MI – June 02, 2022 Submitted by G. Taylor, School of American Music Public Relations The Harbor Country Singers present the first summer outdoor sing-along of the year, “Solstice Jamboree” on Tuesday, June 21, 2022 at 6:30 PM.  The free event will take place on theContinue reading “Community Press Release – Harbor Country Singers Summer Concert”

Local Business – Stark School and Event Center

Plans Revealed for Stark School and Event Center by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor and Photographer Friday, April 22, 2022 The Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce held their monthly meeting after being on a 2-year pandemic break at the Stark School and Center where Jen Tabor’s Souldier headquarters office and community center will be held at 502Continue reading “Local Business – Stark School and Event Center”

Local Boards – New MI Main Street Board in Buchanan

Michigan Main Street Board in Buchanan by Jen Garry, Publisher NEW in town: Buchanan has formed its Board of Directors to join the Michigan Main Street (MMS) Program. As a joint venture between the City of Buchanan and the Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce, this board will serve the community, businesses, and residents. This programContinue reading “Local Boards – New MI Main Street Board in Buchanan”

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”

Local Business – Edgewater Automation Apprenticeships

2022 Apprenticeships at Edgewater Automation in Buchanan by Miranda Barger The words engine and ingenious are derived from the same Latin root, ingenerare, which means “to create.” Engineering is a great body of special knowledge; preparation for professional practice involves extensive training in the application of that knowledge. So it was a very proud dayContinue reading “Local Business – Edgewater Automation Apprenticeships”

Buchanan Community Schools – March 4 Band

Buchanan Bands Play Their Hearts Out by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Buchanan Middle School gymnasium was the location for the Buchanan Bands Play-A-Thon on Tuesday, March 15, 2022. Musicians of the Buchanan middle and high school bands played their hearts out from 3:00pm – 9:00pm. Band students asked friends, family and the community toContinue reading “Buchanan Community Schools – March 4 Band”