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Wednesday, December 02, 2020
ST. JOSEPH, MI: King Media, a full-service marketing, advertising, public relations and digital media agency based in East Lansing, is finishing the year by celebrating seven new international awards. Six MarCom awards recognize the agency’s excellence in strategic communications, and one from PRNEWS honors president and founder Coleen King’s dedication to communication that matters.  King was ...read more
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Wednesday, December 02, 2020
ST. JOSEPH, MI – Series 6, the annual holiday exhibit by members of the Berrien Artist Guild, opens Friday, Dec. 4th at the Box Factory for the Arts, 1101 Broad St., St. Joseph. The exhibit in the Heartha Whitlow Gallery will be available for viewing on Fridays-Sundays from noon to 4 pm through January 16.This last exhibit of the year is an annual celebration of the variety of artwork created by ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Tuesday, December 01, 2020
    The Pure Michigan Small Business Relief Initiative will utilize federal CARES Act funding to award grants of up to $15,000 to small businesses across Michigan, with applications available beginning December 15, 2020.    Grant Information for Small Businesses  The grant application for small businesses to apply will open on December 15, 2020. Grants will be awarded in ...read more
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 25, 2020
BENTON HARBOR, MICHIGAN – November 25, 2020 – Honor Credit Union partnered with Berrien County Animal Control to co-host Honor’s Adoption Days that ran from Thursday, November 12- Saturday, November 14. This event, held at Berrien County Animal Control in Benton Harbor, resulted in 23 animals finding their forever homes including, cats, dogs, and even a guinea pig and rabbit. Originally planned ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, November 24, 2020
BENTON HARBOR, Mich.– Small business owners have a lot to manage near the end of the year, so the Women's Business Center at Cornerstone Alliance is offering two year-end focused webinars during the month of December. Michelle Adams and Audrey Salesberry from Kruggel Lawton CPAs will provide financial guidance and year-end tax planning procedures that will help manage those responsibilities and ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Economic
Thursday, November 19, 2020
COUNTDOWN TO THE NEW YEAR, LIGHT UP THE BLUFF, WINDOW WONDERLAND AND LETTERS TO SANTA FILL DOWNTOWN ST. JOSEPH WITH HOLIDAY CHEER  ST. JOSEPH, MICH. — Getting in the holiday spirit is easy when you visit downtown St. Joseph during November and December. Countdown to the New Year with SWMI businesses and restaurants! Free entry with purchases made at participating locations November 20 through ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, November 12, 2020
HOLIDAY SHOPPERS WILL FIND GREAT BUYS THROUGHOUT SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN ON BLACK FRIDAY AND SMALL BUSINESS SATURDAY, NOV 27-28  ST. JOSEPH, MICH. — Holiday shoppers seeking great buys will find them throughout Southwest Michigan, on Black Friday, Nov. 27, and Small Business Saturday, Nov. 28. Select merchants will begin their holiday sales on Black Friday.  “You will easily find gifts for everyone ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, November 12, 2020
BENTON HARBOR, MI – The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College has added a new featured performance and speaker to its Broadway Talkback Series. On Saturday, November 28, director Laurence Connor will go live – via Zoom – with Mendel Center patrons to discuss Les Misérables at 2 pm, following an exclusive watch party of the performance on BroadwayHD at 11 am.  Connor’s credits and awards include ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Thursday, November 12, 2020
BENTON HARBOR, MI – The Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Speaker Series, hosted by The Mendel Center at Lake Michigan College presents its next online speaker series event on Thursday, December 17, at 7 pm. The evening’s topic is Mental Health “Pandemic” – The Crisis Within the Crisis.  COVID-19. The election. An uncertain economy. Unemployment. Inequalities in access to health care. ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Community, Press Release
Wednesday, November 11, 2020
Categories: Economic, Community, Press Release
Friday, November 06, 2020
ST. JOSEPH, Mich. – United Federal Credit Union (United) is pleased to announce the appointment of Thomas Newnum as Mortgage Advisor at United’s St. Joseph branch at 2819 S. State Street.  Newnum will provide quality real estate lending expertise through financial counseling and product awareness to credit union members regarding their real estate financing needs and generate investment quality ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, October 13, 2020
BENTON HARBOR, MI – Even though stages across the country are still dark, Broadway is alive and well…wherever online content can be streamed.  The Mendel Center is presenting the new Broadway Talkback Series. Six nationally and internationally recognized Broadway directors, writers, choreographers, and actors from well-known performances are scheduled for online interviews and Q&A events. The ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release