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Wednesday, September 22, 2021
Public Welcome to Join Event on October 1stSt. Joseph, Michigan – Oak Title Services has expanded to Berrien County, with their new St. Joseph location hosting their official ribbon cutting celebration on Friday, October 1st at 10:00 a.m. Located inside the Fort Miami Professional Building on Main Street in St. Joseph, Oak Title strives to make your overall buying and selling experience a happy ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, September 22, 2021
BENTON HARBOR, MI – As audiences and families begin flocking back to theaters across the globe, the “most famous reindeer of all” from the longest running and highest rated holiday television special will fly into southwestern Michigan at The Mendel Center on Thursday, November 18, at 7 PM with the critically acclaimed live stage show Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer: The Musical.   Following six ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 16, 2021
St. Joseph, Michigan (Sept. 7, 2021) - Share a delightful afternoon as we open your eyes to new, inspiring possibilities! Six generous homeowners open their doors, allowing you a peak into some innovative and fresh home styles. Whether you're gathering ideas for a remodel project or enjoying a glimpse of the new architectural designs and trends, these distinctive properties are sure to ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, September 15, 2021
OKEMOS, Mich. – Michigan HomeCare & Hospice Association has announced the results of its annual election of board members who will serve new two-year terms. New to the board are:Diane Glasgow, director, Covenant Visiting Nurse Association, Saginaw. Melinda Gruber, vice president, Continued Care Services, Spectrum Health Lakeland, St. Joseph.Sara Lowe, executive director, Emmanuel Hospice, Grand ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
SOUTH BEND, Ind. – United Federal Credit Union (United) was proud to sponsor the inaugural “United Rosie Games” with A Rosie Place for Children. The event took place on Saturday, September 11, 2021, and was the first competition of its kind for medically fragile children in Indiana. “It was such an honor to be the sponsor of the inaugural United Rosie Games,” said Carla Fazio-King, United’s ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, September 14, 2021
ST. JOSEPH, MI - On September 25th at 7 p.m., the Lake Effect Jazz Big Band will perform a "thank you" concert at the Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad Street. Doors will open at 6:30 p.m. The concert is a thank you from the band members for the Box Factory's donation of weekly rehearsal space. Proceeds from the concert's ticket sales will be donated to the Box Factory.  "We look forward to ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, September 13, 2021
St. Joseph, Michigan (September 9, 2021) - Don’t miss your final opportunity to see each of the four Music Director Finalists conduct the SMSO before the new Music Director is chosen! The new director will be selected at the end of this Mainstage series and will conduct their first concert as our new music director in our 2022 Summer Beach Series.  Join us on October 17th at the Howard ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, September 13, 2021
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., (September 10, 2021) - Cornerstone Alliance provided a free water taxi service during Labor Day weekend, September 3-5, 2021. The water taxi provided transportation to over 300 riders throughout the harbor. Stops included the Margaret B. Upton Arboretum, The Inn at Harbor Shores and Tavern on the River.   "Many residents have never experienced one of our ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Monday, September 13, 2021
ST. JOSEPH, MI – The Series 5 art exhibits with a soft opening on Friday, September 17, at the Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad Street, features 5 distinctly different artistic styles. The exhibits will continue through October 30, 2021. An artists’ reception with light snacks and a cash bar will be held on October 16 from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.The Robert Williams Gallery welcomes the members of ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, September 13, 2021
The St. Joseph Banking Center of Sturgis Bank is excited to announce their second official ribbon cutting this year, the celebration of the newest St. Joseph Banking Center located at 3125 Cleveland Avenue, St Joseph, MI. This event will be hosted by the Chamber of Commerce this Thursday, September 16th at 2:00pm. Bob Burch, Community President said “We are excited to be able to offer the ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Friday, September 10, 2021
SOUTH BEND, Ind. – United Federal Credit Union (United) is pleased to announce the winner of its Best. Week. Ever. Tiny House Sweepstakes. Blake Vedder of South Bend was randomly selected as the winner. “It is still hard to believe I won the tiny house,” said Vedder. “My wife and I went to Brunch on the Bend on the last day of Best. Week. Ever. We saw the tiny house as we were leaving and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 09, 2021
BERRIEN SPRINGS, MI – September 9, 2021 – Honor Credit Union is excited to announce Kurt Tiesman as Community Assistant Vice President (CAVP) for the South Haven, Coloma, and Paw Paw communities. Kurt Tiesman and his wife, Kerry, have called South Haven, MI, home for the past 10 years. He obtained a bachelor’s degree from Central College in Iowa, his M.S. from Northern Illinois University, and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 09, 2021
(HARTFORD) – The Veggie Van, a mobile farmer’s market featuring locally grown, top-quality fruits and vegetables, will offer free healthy foods and nutrition information from 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Friday, September 17 at Spectrum Health Lakeland Primary Care, Hartford, located at 525 South Center Street. The event will be held drive-through style and participants should remain in their car to ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, September 09, 2021
(ST. JOSEPH)– Professionals in medicine, allied health fields, and social work, as well as government leaders and community members are invited to attend a free speaker event, “Controversies in Medicine: Lessons Learned from Using Race to Manage Kidney Disease.”The event will take place virtually from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Thursday, September 23 and feature keynote speaker, Nwamaka Eneanya, MD, MPH, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, September 08, 2021
“Beware of imitations…this is the real musical tribute!” – Polly Graham, Sunday Mirror  BENTON HARBOR, MI – ABBA fans are in for a Halloween treat when The Mendel Center in Benton Harbor, Michigan, welcomes back the musical tribute ABBA MANIA to the Mainstage on Sunday, October 31, 2021, at 7 pm. Concert goers are encouraged to get into the Halloween spirit by dressing up in their disco ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Wednesday, September 08, 2021
BENTON TOWNSHIP, MI – May Erlewine, the opening performer of The Mendel Center’s Living Room Series, has made the difficult decision to reschedule her September show at The Mendel Center. Because she has an unvaccinated child at home, she is taking extra safety precautions.  The Mendel Center is happy to announce that she has confirmed a new concert date on Friday, March 18, 2022, at 7 PM. ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, September 07, 2021
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — Everyone’s favorite fall activities are coming together during Love Local Weekend, September 17-19. Throughout Michigan’s Great Southwest, businesses will host extended shopping hours, free gift wrapping, new products, specials and a wide variety of area events! Downtown St. Joseph will host Fall Fest from 10:00a-3:00p in Lake Bluff Park on Saturday, September 18, sponsored by ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, September 07, 2021
September 15th at The Box Factory for the Arts Studio 143St. Joseph, Michigan – One of The Box Factory for the Arts newest residents will be celebrating their official ribbon cutting on Wednesday, September 15th from 4:00 p.m. until 6:00 p.m. Salle Huber's The Aware Lab for Movement and Creativity serves as a one-of-a-kind wellness studio that offers a bridge between rehab and fitness. Providing ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Thursday, September 02, 2021
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. and SOUTHFIELD, Mich. – [Sept. 2, 2021] Beaumont Health and Spectrum Health have signed a formal integration agreement, the next step in the process to create a new health system that is For Michigan, By Michigan™. The integration agreement signals ongoing momentum and commitment toward the organizations’ shared vision to provide more accessible, affordable, equitable and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, September 02, 2021
We received the GREAT NEWS that funding for Going PRO is BACK for the 2022 grant cycle! Going Pro is a once-a-year competitive grant offered by the State, to support ANY SIZE employer in ANY SECTOR based in Michigan.  The purpose is to help our companies build the workforce of the future by providing financial support for training and hiring needs in 2022. (Up to $1500/person for new hires or ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Economic
Wednesday, September 01, 2021
Grand Rapids, Mich., Sept. 1, 2021 – Hungerford Nichols CPAs + Advisors is pleased to announce the election of Tessa Keena and Steven Triezenberg to the position of Shareholder.  “Tessa and Steve bring experience, keen leadership, and a shared vision to our Shareholder group and we are excited to have them as part of our leadership team.” says Rick Chrisman, CPA, MST, Managing Shareholder of the ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
Junior Achievement serving Berrien and Cass counties will hold its annual JA Golf Classic on September 17th at Orchard Hills Country Club in Buchanan.  This socially distanced, outdoor event will open with registration at 11:45 a.m. and a 1:00 p.m. shotgun start.  Registration can be found at https://secure.qgiv.com/for/2bcgc .  Entry fees also include drink tickets, door prize tickets, and a box ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
South Bend, IN. – The St. Joseph County Airport Authority (SJCAA) Department of Public Safety in conjunction with mutual aid partners will conduct a full-scale airport emergency preparedness exercise at South Bend International Airport (SBN) as required every three years by the Federal Aviation Administration (FAA). The drill will not impact flight operations.  WHEN:             Thursday, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, August 31, 2021
(ST. JOSEPH) – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend a yearly flu vaccine for everyone age six months and older as the best protection from this serious illness. Lakeland Care will offer drive-through community flu shots from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. on the following dates: • Thursday, September 16 at the Center for Outpatient Services in St. Joseph (enter off Maiden Lane) • Thursday, ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Monday, August 30, 2021
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. – United Federal Credit Union has been at the center of immense progress over the past few years as it strives to deliver both personalized, in-person service balanced with an innovative digital experience to meet members’ growing expectations of what they need from their financial institution. The credit union recently opened a new, approximately 80,000 square feet headquarters ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, August 30, 2021
August 27, 2021, Benton Harbor, MI - After last year’s mix of virtual and hybrid learning, students are likely looking forward to a more normal school year. That’s why the OutCenter of Southwest Michigan has a slate of programs to support LGBTQ+ students, who, like other marginalized student groups, have been especially challenged by last year’s unprecedented school year.   According to a ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Education
Friday, August 27, 2021
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. – United Federal Credit Union (United) has named Tina Vaught to the position of Branch Manager at its State Street branch in St. Joseph, Michigan.  As Branch Manager, Vaught will be responsible for maintaining the performance of the branch, and providing leadership and supervision to staff.   Vaught brings more than 15 years of financial and customer service experience to her ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 26, 2021
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — Summer’s not over in Michigan’s Great Southwest. Downtown St. Joseph will keep the summer vacation spirit alive right up through Labor Day. The Lake Michigan resort community has planned a series of fun activities for all ages throughout September 3-6. “It’s been a beautiful summer in St. Joseph,” said Amy Zapal, executive director of St. Joseph Today. “Come back and visit us ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 26, 2021
South Bend, IN. –  South Bend International Airport (SBN) will host its 3rd annual Aviation Education Day on Saturday, August 28, 2021 from 9:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. The family-friendly, free event will be held on the airfield at the Studebaker Hangar west of the main terminal.  All ages are encouraged to enjoy aircraft displays, airfield tours, airport equipment showcases, interactive ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 26, 2021
ST. JOSEPH, MI – “In July, the housing market sales dropped 19 percent behind from a year ago while the selling prices increased and set records when compared to previous years. The robust market continued even with a 37 percent drop in inventory of houses for sale,” stated Alan Jeffries, Association Executive, Southwestern Michigan Association of REALTORS®, Inc.  Jeffries continued, “In July, ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Thursday, August 26, 2021
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., (August 25, 2021) - Today, the Economic Development Leaders for Michigan (EDLM) and Cornerstone Alliance called for quick passage of the Michigan Employment Opportunity Act. The legislation would restore economic incentives from Good Jobs for Michigan, a key tool in attracting transformational projects to the state, but with additional tiers allowing the incentives to apply ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release
Wednesday, August 25, 2021
BENTON HARBOR, MI – Armed with nothing but their sharp wit, Whose Line is it Anyway? stars Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood take to the stage with their uproarious live improv show The Scared Scriptless Tour coming to southwestern Michigan. The performance will take place at The Mendel Center in Benton Harbor on Saturday, October 23, at 8 pm.  Known by TV audiences for their work on The CW ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Monday, August 23, 2021
BERRIEN SPRINGS, MICHIGAN – August 23, 2021 – Honor Credit Union is thrilled to announce the 12th Annual Teacher Awards. Honor is committed to recognizing our local teachers for the time and effort they dedicate throughout the school year. Teachers are invited to apply for the Annual Teacher Awards by explaining in 200 words or less how they would use an additional $200 to benefit their classroom ...read more
Categories: Education, Community, Press Release
Monday, August 23, 2021
BENTON HARBOR, Mich., (August 20, 2021) - Cornerstone Alliance will provide a free water taxi service during Labor Day weekend, September 3-5, 2021. The water taxi will provide transportation throughout the harbor for locals and tourists alike. Stops include the Margaret B. Upton Arboretum, The Inn at Harbor Shores and Tavern on the River.  In addition to the water taxi service, Holt Bosse ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Monday, August 23, 2021
Let’s Grow Home, St. Joseph! Sturgis Bank St. Joseph Banking Center is excited to announce official ribbon cutting celebration of the first St. Joseph Banking Center located at 320 Main St, St Joseph, MI. This event will be hosted by the Chamber of Commerce on Friday, August 27th at 2:00pm. This opening precedes the opening of newest location at 3125 Cleveland Avenue which will hold its official ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community