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Monday, August 19, 2019
Krasl Art Center invites the community to their newly redesigned grounds to celebrate the successful completion of the Sculpting Community project. Fri., Aug. 16, 2019, St. Joseph, Mich. - The community is invited to celebrate the completion of fundraising for Krasl Art Center’s (KAC) new front yard. The Avant-Garde(n) Party is a free community gathering for all ageson Sunday, September 8, from 2 ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, August 19, 2019
WHAT: A ribbon cutting ceremony will be held for the newly renovated George and Janet Lane PARCOURSE–a free community fitness track. Renovations for the PARCOURSE feature two quarter-mile asphalt loops with professional grade exercise equipment offering varying degrees of difficulty for all fitness levels. WHO: Spectrum Health Lakeland leadership, foundation board members, and namesake donors ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, August 19, 2019
South Bend, IN. – On Tuesday, August 20, at 12:08 p.m., South Bend International Airport (SBN) will welcome the return of twice daily flights by United Airlines from New York /Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR).Media must arrive promptly at 11:40 a.m. and report to Airport Information, located across from the United ticket counter near baggage claim, to be escorted onto the ramp. Late ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
Friday, August 16, 2019
BENTON TOWNSHIP, MI – The Tony Award-winning, smash-hit Broadway musical Million Dollar Quartet comes to The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College in Benton Harbor, Michigan, on Tuesday, October 1, at 7:30 pm as it kicks off its 10th anniversary national tour.  Inspired by an electrifying true event, Million Dollar Quartet tells the story of an auspicious twist of fate that brought together ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Human Interest
Thursday, August 15, 2019
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — Downtown St. Joseph, Mich., is doing everything it can to 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 Aug. 30 – Sept. 2. “It’s been a beautiful summer in St. Joseph,” said Amy Zapal, executive director of St. Joseph Today. “Come back and visit us for one more ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Thursday, August 15, 2019
Published by Southwest Michigan Symphony OrchestraStevensville 8/15/2019. Join us for a half marathon and 5K through beautiful southwest Michigan.  Our course takes you past vineyards, hops fields, and bountiful farmland.  Both the half marathon and 5K start and end at the same place, the Lakeshore Youth Soccer Complex.  All proceeds benefit the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra.   Event ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
SOUTH BEND, Ind. Aug. 13, 2019 — Allegiant (NASDAQ: ALGT) today announces service from South Bend, Indiana to Sarasota-Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) beginning November 25, 2019. To celebrate, the company is offering one-way fares on the new route as low as $69.* “We’re very happy to bring this latest, nonstop option for travel to Sarasota / Bradenton to the people of South Bend,” said ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release, Community
Tuesday, August 13, 2019
ST. JOSEPH, MI—Edward J. Todd, the Southwestern Michigan Association of Realtors and St. Joseph Today have partnered together to bring a temporary mural to the bluff stairs leading up to Lake Bluff Park and downtown St. Joseph. St. Joseph Today started the mural project in 2018 the week leading up to Chalk the Block with a permanent mural on the back of the Welcome Center building. This ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Community, Human Interest, Education
Thursday, August 08, 2019
   (SOUTH HAVEN) – On Saturday, August 3, hundreds of community members and volunteers attended the annual Hospice at Home Benefit Wine and Beer Tasting for Caring Circle which took place on the property of Dan and Mary Nulty, along the South Beach bluff in South Haven. Through sponsorships, ticket sales, and event activities, a total of $100,675 was raised in support of hospice care for the ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Wednesday, July 31, 2019
BENTON HARBOR, MI – Lake Michigan College will hold a public grand opening and dedication ceremony to celebrate the new Welch Center for Wine and Viticulture on its Benton Harbor Campus from 4 until 7p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 27.  The Welch Center is LMC’s new $7 million, 14,000-square-foot teaching winery. The facility is designed to provide Wine & Viticulture Technology students with a ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Thursday, July 25, 2019
BENTON TOWNSHIP, MI – The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College hosted its annual volunteer appreciation dinner and reception on July 17. During the event, The Mendel Center honored Camille Sandel of Stevensville with the 2018-19 Volunteer of the Year award. She was recognized for her work from among the group of nearly 100 active volunteers.  Sandel has been a volunteer for 24 years. She ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
 ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — There is no question that summer is here when the free Wednesday Brown Bag Concerts and Friday Night Concert Series return to St. Joseph, Mich. Both series showcase regional musicians in one of the most scenic venues along Lake Michigan’s shore. Performers play in the John E.N. Howard Bandshell on Port Street that offers concertgoers a beautiful vista of the St. Joseph River, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest