Local News

05/18/2021 - 11:36am
ST. JOE FARMERS MARKET SET TO OPEN MAY 29TH IN ST. JOSEPH, MICH. Market-goers will enjoy fresh finds at the weekly St. Joe Farmers Market held in the scenic Lake Bluff Park in downtown St. Joseph. The 2021 Farmers Market season kicks off Saturday, May 29 from 9:00a– 2:00p and includes a variety of products such as homemade goods, locally grown produce, perennials and cut flowers, meats and cheeses, coffee and more. Amy Zapal, executive director of St. Joseph Today said, “We are excited to work with local growers to spotlight the amazing produce coming from our region’s...
05/17/2021 - 10:08am
Click It or Ticket campaign begins May 17 Law enforcement officers on the lookout for unbuckled motorists    As the Memorial Day holiday approaches, the Berrien County Sheriff’s Office is reminding drivers about the importance of seat belt use.  This annual campaign is part of the national Click It or Ticket...
05/17/2021 - 10:07am
– Berrien County Emergency Management officials kicked off a new project this week aimed at protecting the community from disasters.  A plan known as the Hazard Mitigation Plan will be updated as a result of this project.  Members of the community can help with the plan by filling out a survey.  The link to the...
05/17/2021 - 9:15am
Vietnam Helicopter Pilot to Meet at Air Zoo   The Michigan Chapter of the Vietnam Helicopter Pilots Association will meet on Tuesday, May 25 at 11:00 AM at the Air Zoo in Kalamazoo.  The Air Zoo is located at 5161 Portage Road.  Admission is $6.50 for retired military.  More information on the Air Zoo can be...
05/12/2021 - 2:32pm
Blessing of the Blossoms Sunday, May 16, 2021 2:00 pm Michigan State University Research & Extension 1737 Hillandale Road, Benton Harbor FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC The Blossomtime Festival is excited to announce another event taking place this spring, the Blessing of the Blossoms. The Blessing of the Blossoms was first...
05/10/2021 - 3:09pm
Waterfront Framing & Design Ribbon Cutting   - Dignitaries & Representatives from Waterfront Framing and Design & Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber to Perform Ribbon Cutting-         Who:The public is invited to join the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber as we celebrate the...
05/07/2021 - 10:47am
Observing 39 Years of Community Action Service to Berrien, Cass and Van Buren Community   On August 20, 1964, President Lyndon B. Johnson signed the Economic Opportunity Act, effectively creating a variety of programs to take arms in his “War of Poverty.” This Act established the Community Action Network to...
05/07/2021 - 10:44am
Best of Show "Her Hiding Place" by Mary Amador    The artwork of 90 regional artists has been accepted  into the Michiana Annual Arts Competition (MAAC) and will be on exhibit in the Box Factory for the Arts galleries, 1101 Broad St., beginning May 14 and continuing through July 11th. The galleries are open...
05/04/2021 - 2:05pm
BENTON HARBOR FATAL FIRE AT 1111 MCALISTER      On Monday May 3, 2021 at approximately 6:49PM, the Benton Harbor Department of Public Safety was dispatched to a house fire at 1111 McAlister in the city of Benton Harbor.     Upon arrival, public safety officers observed heavy smoke coming from the...
05/04/2021 - 2:03pm
WHAT:    Annual Peace Officers Memorial Day Service    HOSTED BY:  Fraternal Order of Police Blossomland Lodge #100    WHEN:   Friday, May 14, 2021 at Noon    WHERE:  Berrien County Law Enforcement Officer’s Monument, Lake Bluff Park, St Joseph MI 49085...
05/04/2021 - 12:00pm
B. C. Hemp Company Ribbon Cutting   - Dignitaries & Representatives from B.C. Hemp Co. & Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber to Perform Ribbon Cutting-         Who:You’re invited to join the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber as we celebrate the official Ribbon Cutting and...


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