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Edwardsburg

Ontwa Township/Edwardsburg Police Log: Nov. 15-22

Nov. 15 3:14 p.m. – Edwardsburg Cemetery, Suspicious Vehicle 4:03 p.m. – Dr. A’s Releaf Center, Fraudulent Activity ...

Berrien County

Nonprofit fighting homelessness presented Golden Acorn Award for Excellence

BERRIEN COUNTY — Reshella Hawkins was at a loss for words last week Wednesday. Hawkins, the interim executive ...

News

River Santa returns to Niles

NILES — It was a day Mike Peters will not soon forget. Peters, the owner of East Main ...

Edwardsburg

Edwardsburg Hope UMC hosting Stuff a Bus fundraiser

EDWARDSBURG — Next weekend, one local church is aiming to fill a bus full of donations for families ...

Berrien County

Whirlpool Corporation announces community basket auction to benefit United Way

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — “Giving Tuesday” is right around the corner — the global day of giving that encourages ...

Education

Edwardsburg Leos offer kind words to nursing home residents

EDWARDSBURG — The Edwardsburg Leo Club did an act of kindness just before the Thanksgiving holiday at its ...

Buchanan

Cannavista Wellness raising funds for Redbud Area Ministries

BUCHANAN — Downtown Buchanan cannabis retailer Cannavista Wellness recently launched a charitable fundraising initiative with proceeds being donated ...

Cassopolis

Cassopolis Public Schools narrows superintendent search to two

CASSOPOLIS — Cassopolis Public Schools are one step closer to finding its next leader. Monday and Tuesday, the ...

Dowagiac

Children to ride in Dowagiac parade

DOWAGIAC — Riding with Santa in the Dowagiac Candlelight Christmas Parade on Friday, Dec. 3, will be to ...

Cass County

Cass County celebrates area family during 19th annual Adoption Day

CASSOPOLIS — There were few dry eyes in one Cass County courtroom as a local family officially added ...

Berrien County

Honor Credit Union announces winners of 12th annual Teacher Awards

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — Honor Credit Union recently announced the 12th Annual Teacher Award winners. With each year that ...

Dowagiac

Dowagiac Police Log: Nov. 17-21

Nov. 17 8:15 a.m. – Hillcrest Apartments, Suspicious Vehicle 8:16 a.m. – 56000 Block Pokagon, Suspicious Situation 10:40 ...

Business

Niles boutique, healing center ready for a new start

NILES — A Niles business is ready for a new start. Earlier this month, Evolve Boutique and Healing ...

Buchanan

Buchanan schools to require universal masking after Thanksgiving break

BUCHANAN — When students in grades kindergarten through seventh return to school after the Thanksgiving recess, they will ...

Brandywine Education

Brandywine team gives back

NILES — The Brandywine High School Girls Basketball Program took part in its first ever “Rake Back” last ...

Dowagiac

Family Fare donates to Dowagiac health center

Family Fare this week paid it forward, sharing their winnings in a recent contest to Nadzieja Pocheki, owner ...

Dowagiac

Front Street parking in downtown Dowagiac to close early for Dec. 3 Candlelight Christmas Parade

DOWAGIAC — Measures will be taken again this year to help ensure the public’s safety at Dowagiac’s upcoming ...

News

City of Niles recognizes National Hospice, Palliative Care Month

NILES — The Niles City Council recognized a local healthcare organization in honor of National Hospice and Palliative Care ...

Cass County

PHOTO STORY: Cass County COA, MEC celebrate Thanksgiving with senior meal

CASSOPOLIS — The Cass County Council on Aging got into the fall spirit last week. The organization, which ...

Berrien County

Pokagon Band, Four Winds Casinos donate 1,000 Thanksgiving food boxes to those in need

NEW BUFFALO — Pokagon Band of Potawatomi and its Four Winds Casinos donated 1,000 food boxes to those ...

Buchanan

Buchanan man injured in Pokagon Township crash

POKAGON TOWNSHIP — A Buchanan man was transported to the hospital Monday night after swerving to avoid a ...

Dowagiac

DUS Superintendent answers more questions on teacher exodus

DOWAGIAC — With 30 teachers having left the Dowagiac Union School District since Jan. 1, parents and community ...

Cass County

Cass County 4-H Leaders’ Association honors ‘superheroes’

CASS COUNTY — A local organization recently recognized the “superheroes” that gave it another successful year. At this ...

Dowagiac

Dowagiac resident informs council of duplicate billings; 1870 house owner appointed to DDA

DOWAGIAC — The due diligence of a local citizen has paid off for the city of Dowagiac. During ...

Cass County

Van Buren/Cass District Health Department urges families to stay safe this holiday season

SOUTHWEST MICHIGAN — As the holiday season nears, Van Buren/Cass District Health Department is the community happy time ...

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