Community Press Release – SWMI Boys and Girls Clubs to Expand Summer Programs

Boys and Girls Clubs of Southwest Michigan Expanding Summer Programs Sites Submitted by Sherri Ulleg, VP of Marketing and External Communications Benton Harbor, MI ~ May 17, 2023 Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Southwest Michigan is pleased to announce an expansion of summer program sites funded by an Out-of-School Time grant from the MichiganContinue reading “Community Press Release – SWMI Boys and Girls Clubs to Expand Summer Programs”

Community Press Release – Local McDonalds Raise $35k for RMHC Program

Local McDonald’s Customers Raise $35k through ‘Round Up’ for Ronald McDonald House Charities Submitted by Spencer Wheelock Edwardsburg, MI ~ May 9, 2023 Customers at three South Bend-area McDonald’s restaurants have helped raise more than $35,000 to support Ronald McDonald House Charities of Michiana through the ‘Round-Up for RMHC’ program so far in 2023. ThisContinue reading “Community Press Release – Local McDonalds Raise $35k for RMHC Program”

Local New Business – Sesshin Pet Grooming & Spa Opens in Baroda

Sesshin Pet Grooming & Spa Opens in Baroda Submitted by Ashley Butler, Cornerstone Alliance Director of Community Engagement  Baroda, MI ~ April 27, 2023 Sesshin Grooming & Spa, a new pet grooming and sitting business, celebrated its recent grand opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony. The business, located in Baroda, will offer a range ofContinue reading “Local New Business – Sesshin Pet Grooming & Spa Opens in Baroda”

Local Entrepreneurs – New Path for Small Business in Buchanan

New Path for Small Business Success in Buchanan Submitted by Ashley Regal, City of Buchanan Main Street Manager/Assistant Director of Community Development Buchanan, MI – May 4, 2022 Small town Buchanan, Michigan to host a small business incubator focussing on burgeoning businesses in the food and retail sectors. This project will be housed in Buchanan’sContinue reading “Local Entrepreneurs – New Path for Small Business in Buchanan”

Local Charity – MGCF Awards Local Grants

Michigan Gateway Community Foundation Awards Grants to Local Charitable Programs Submitted by Michael Rowland, Michigan Gateway Community Foundation President/CEO Buchanan, MI – April 17, 2022 The Board of Trustees for Michigan Gateway Community Foundation are proud to announce that we have approved the granting of funds from the Foundation to the following programs: Founded inContinue reading “Local Charity – MGCF Awards Local Grants”

Community Press Release – National Music Week 2023

National Music Week will be May 7-12, 2023 Submitted by Carol Kent MUSIC….IS A WORLD WIDE ADVENTURE National Music Week is sponsored!by The National Federation of Music Clubs. Monday Musical Club is a local chapter that offers monthly concerts, grants and scholarships. for more information contact MondayMusicalClubMi.org National Music Week is celebrating 100 years ofContinue reading “Community Press Release – National Music Week 2023”

Community Press Release – Buchanan Seeks Riverfront Input

City of Buchanan Seeks Community Feedback on Revitalization Plans for St. Joseph River Waterfront Submitted by Ashley Regal, City of Buchanan Main Street Manager/Assistant Director of Community Development Buchanan, MI – April 24, 2022 The City of Buchanan is actively engaged in the implementation of A Vision for Buchanan which imagines redevelopment opportunities in BuchananContinue reading “Community Press Release – Buchanan Seeks Riverfront Input”

Community Press Release – Munchie Mondays Food Trucks Coming to Buchanan

Buchanan Announces “Munchie Mondays” and Welcomes Food Trucks Downtown Submitted by Ashley Regal, City of Buchanan Main Street Manager/Assistant Director of Community Development Buchanan, MI – April 18, 2022 Brace yourselves. Summer is coming. Summer in Buchanan looks like picnic tables coming out of storage, finalized outdoor concert line-ups, and full farmer’s market stalls. ThisContinue reading “Community Press Release – Munchie Mondays Food Trucks Coming to Buchanan”

Local Roads – BCRD Grind and Gravel Projects UPDATES

BCRD Grind and Gravel Projects – Latest UPDATES Berrien County, MI – April 25, 2022 Project Order GRIND GRAVEL Road Termini Township 1 Completed 4/24/23* Lakeside Rd. Forest Lawn Rd. to IN state line Three Oaks 2 Completed   Hudson Lake Rd. Olive Branch Rd. to IN State Line Galien 3 Completed   Olive BranchContinue reading “Local Roads – BCRD Grind and Gravel Projects UPDATES”

Local Business – Fernwood Grows Team with New Hires

Fernwood Grows Team with New Hires Submitted by Elaine Rowland, Fernwood Director of Marketing & Community Engagement Niles, MI ~ April 12, 2023 Fernwood happily announces new hires to the garden’s horticulture team. Dave Halvax, Director of Horticulture, and Connor Wetzel-Brown, Horticulturist, joined the staff on Tuesday, April 4. Halvax is from the western suburbsContinue reading “Local Business – Fernwood Grows Team with New Hires”