Local Clubs – Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant 2023

Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant 2023 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer, and Jen Garry, Publisher “Take Me Home Country Roads” was the theme for the 2023 Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant which took place last Saturday evening, the 14th of January at 6:00 in the Buchanan High School Auditorium. Smiles, sequins, and the evening gowns wereContinue reading “Local Clubs – Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant 2023”

Mayor’s Memo – Happy New Year!

Happy New Year! by Mayor Sean Denison Buchanan has a lot to be thankful for this new year. The McCoy Creek Trail extension project will get underway now that the city has been awarded a grant from Michigan Natural Resources Trust Fund. The nearly $900,000 project will require no funds from the taxpayers, thanks toContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo – Happy New Year!”

Past Event – Listing Leaders Annual Holiday Cookies & Cocoa

Listing Leaders Annual Holiday Event – Cookies & Cocoa with Santa 2022 Write-Up and Photos submitted by Lauren Capron of Listing Leaders At Listing Leaders Michigan, our favorite annual tradition is our Cookies & Cocoa with Santa event. We have been hosting this event since 2018 and love to see some of the same familiesContinue reading “Past Event – Listing Leaders Annual Holiday Cookies & Cocoa”

Local Business – LIGHTS at Fernwood

LIGHTS at Fernwood Returns for 2022 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer and Jen Garry, Publisher A year-long project is now on display known as “Lights at Fernwood” at Fernwood Botanical Garden on 13988 Range Line Rd., Niles, MI 49120. So bundle up and take a nice stroll with your family, friends, a date night,Continue reading “Local Business – LIGHTS at Fernwood”

Past Event – Shop With A Cop 2022

Big Hearts at Shop With A Cop 2022 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer On a cold, and early Saturday, December 3 2022, kids from Buchanan were paired up with local Buchanan City Police Officers, Firefighters from Buchanan City, Township and Bertrand Fire Departments, along with Buchanan City Mayor Sean Denison, City of Buchanan workersContinue reading “Past Event – Shop With A Cop 2022”

Local Opinion – Grateful for Our Local Clerks

Those Who Serve Aren’t Always In Uniform Submitted by Kenneth Peterson, MAJ USA (Ret.), Buchanan MI Editor,  Those who serve aren’t always in uniform.  The Buchanan City Clerk and Buchanan Township Clerk offices did an excellent job during our recent midterm election. I along with several other poll watchers were privileged to observe processes firsthandContinue reading “Local Opinion – Grateful for Our Local Clerks”

Past Event – A Not-So-Silent Night 2022 at BDL

A Not-So-Silent Night 2022 Annual Holiday Event at Buchanan District Library On behalf of the Buchanan District Library, we would like to extend to you a sincere thank you for your participation in our 2022 Not-so-Silent Night at the Library! Whether you were a bidder in our online silent auction or a guest at the event,Continue reading “Past Event – A Not-So-Silent Night 2022 at BDL”

Past Event – BASC Holiday Party

BASC Holiday Party 2022 by Garrick Stubblefield On December 13, 2022 I was invited to the holiday party at by the Buchanan Area Senior Center. Even though I am not at that age myself yet, I’m a volunteer for them by transporting seniors to their doctor appointments. This has been a great addition to my things IContinue reading “Past Event – BASC Holiday Party”

Community Press Release – A Vision for Buchanan Wins Award

A Vision for Buchanan Wins Prestigious Urban Guild Award Submitted by Richard Murphy, City of Buchanan, Community Development Director Buchanan, MI – December 14, 2022 The community project, A Vision for Buchanan, which has been turning heads in the development world over the last year was awarded the prestigious national award by the Urban Guild for Student WorkContinue reading “Community Press Release – A Vision for Buchanan Wins Award”

Past Event – Bucktown Christmas 2022

Beautiful Weather Graces the Bucktown Christmas Holiday Light Parade 2022 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Such beautiful weather graced the start of the Christmas season at Buchanan’s downtown Holiday Light Parade during Bucktown Christmas. The sun was starting to set and a little chill came through the air, but not too much of aContinue reading “Past Event – Bucktown Christmas 2022”