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”

Past Event – Bowling for the Cure

Bowling for the Cure 2022 by Garrick Stubblefield Saturday, February 19, 2022 at Joey Armadillo’s Bowling Center in Niles, Michigan, some of The Buchanan Chronicle team (Garrick, Dan, Becka, Tom, and Julie) were in attendance bowling for a great cause. The event that took place was Bowling For The Cure, which is a foundation setContinue reading “Past Event – Bowling for the Cure”

Buchanan Community Schools – March 4 Band

March 4 Band Declared by Jennifer Tabor, Fundraising Lead March 4 Band is a community fundraiser aimed at raising $60,000 before the end of the 2021-2022 school year for uniforms, equipment, and instruments for the Buchanan High School March Band and Color Guard.   The concept emerged in the Fall of 2021 when I started traveling with myContinue reading “Buchanan Community Schools – March 4 Band”

Upcoming Event – St. Anthony Spring Bazaar and Food Drive

St. Anthony Spring Bazaar and Food Drive Who: St. Anthony’s Conference of Catholic Women Where: St. Anthony Parish Hall ~ 509 W Fourth St, Buchanan, MI What: Spring Bazaar and Food Drive When: Saturday, March 26, 2022 – 9a-2p Admission: Free Variety of Crafts – Baked Goods Please bring a non-perishable food item for Redbud AreaContinue reading “Upcoming Event – St. Anthony Spring Bazaar and Food Drive”

Local Charity – RAM and Wesner Automotive Annual Toy Drive

A Time of Giving in Buchanan by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer, and featuring a video by Stephanie Fain This Christmas was a little more special for some Buchanan families. Redbud Area Ministries (RAM) held a toy drive at Wesner Automotive in Buchanan. All of these toys, clothes, and wrapping paper were donated by theContinue reading “Local Charity – RAM and Wesner Automotive Annual Toy Drive”

BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa

Little Bucks “Giving” Food Drive Submitted by Ottawa Principal Stacy Denison During the month of December, Ottawa’s Little Bucks participated in a philanthropy project and learned about giving back to our community while connecting to kindergarten and first grade social studies standards through citizen involvement.  Collecting food and hygiene items for only one week, ourContinue reading “BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa”

Community Press Release – HCU with Lazy Ballerina Winery

Honor Credit Union Partners with Lazy Ballerina in Fundraising Efforts for the Humane Society of Southwestern Michigan Submitted by Kayla Smith, Honor Credit Union Brand Specialist St. Joseph, MI – January 3, 2022 Honor Credit Union is proud to partner with Lazy Ballerina Winery to assist in fundraising efforts for the Humane Society of SouthwesternContinue reading “Community Press Release – HCU with Lazy Ballerina Winery”

Past Event – Small Town Big Christmas 2021

Small Town Big Christmas 2021 by Jen Garry, Publisher, with Photos by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer On Saturday, November 27, 2021, the City of Buchanan, MI joined together for Small Town Big Christmas 2021. There were so many fun, festive, family activities to kick off the holiday season, indoors and outdoors. Buchanan District LibraryContinue reading “Past Event – Small Town Big Christmas 2021”

Community Press Release – HCU Donates for Giving Tuesday

Honor Credit Union Donates $46,500 in Honor of Giving Tuesday Berrien Springs, MI – December 3, 2021 Submitted by Halee Niemi, HCU Public Relations Manager Just as the giving season begins, Honor has stepped up to give back and make a difference in our communities. In honor of Giving Tuesday on November 30th, Honor CreditContinue reading “Community Press Release – HCU Donates for Giving Tuesday”

Upcoming Event – BASC Christmas Bazaar 2021

Buchanan Area Senior Center Christmas Bazaar 2021 Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator What: BASC Christmas Bazaar 2021 Where: Buchanan Area Senior Center 810 Rynearson Rd, Buchanan MI When: Saturday, December 4 ~ 9am-2pm Shop with Friends Unique hand-crafted gifts Raffles available Baked goods to take home & a boxed sloppy joe lunch to-goContinue reading “Upcoming Event – BASC Christmas Bazaar 2021”