BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor Arts District visitors may have noticed a new piece of art taking shape.
Tuesday, June 15, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — With COVID-19 restrictions being relaxed, the St. Joseph City Commission on Monday approved an amended special event application for the Krasl Art Fair on the Bluff.
Friday, June 11, 2021
SOUTH HAVEN — Since the 1880s, a tall three-story brick building has anchored the northern section of the city’s central business district.
BENTON HARBOR — The Boys & Girls Clubs were awarded a $152,000 grant from the Michigan Department of Education that will pay for a summer program.
Thursday, June 10, 2021
SOUTH HAVEN — As the COVID-19 pandemic slows down and a sense of normalcy returns to the South Haven area, a new event commemorating a historic milestone has emerged – a Juneteenth celebration.
Wednesday, June 09, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — The city of Benton Harbor is asking its residents to take precautions as upcoming work on the city’s water system may cause tap water to be cloudy.
SHOREHAM — The case of alleged mismanagement of Shoreham money by its former council president and clerk is now in the hands of the Berrien County Prosecutor’s Office.
Tuesday, June 08, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — A proposal for a planned unit development on the Nye’s Apple Barn property in St. Joseph Township took a small step forward Monday – but it may face a mountain to climb.
SOUTH HAVEN — Residents and businesses in the South Haven area experienced a nearly 10-hour electrical outage this past weekend after a tree fell on a voltage line.
BENTON HARBOR — A $150,000 donation from the Cook Nuclear Plant will enable the Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor to continue its Academic Success program at the club’s Fettig Youth Campus for another three years.
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners Monday agreed to support Riverfest, which is returning to the city this summer for the first time in years.
Monday, June 07, 2021
Friday, June 04, 2021
BENTON TOWNSHIP — For the second year in a row, about a dozen students at Fair Plain Middle School worked on creating mobile apps to solve real-world problems.
SOUTH HAVEN — A South Haven developer is interested in creating a large development that will provide more retail and residential units downtown, as well as public parking, green space and public restrooms.
Thursday, June 03, 2021
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township police are investigating the shooting death of a man and the injury of another that occurred Wednesday night near Briarwood Apartments.
SOUTH HAVEN — South Haven Area Emergency Services and the Michigan State Fire Marshall’s office have concluded their investigation into the cause of last week’s house explosion in South Haven Township that claimed the life of a woman and left her husband in critical condition.
BENTON HARBOR — The site plan for a proposed convenience store/gas station near Benton Harbor High School was denied by Benton Harbor planning commissioners this week in an effort to protect nearby residents.
Wednesday, June 02, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — It has been reported that Benton Harbor Area Schools is receiving more than $47 million in COVID-19 related federal funding, but the district’s chief financial officer says the reality is much less than that.
SOUTH HAVEN — Three years ago, Detroit-based ACM Senior Living bought Countryside Nursing Home in South Haven as part of its plans to create Graceway Rehabilitation and Skilled Nursing, a new brand of nursing home facilities the company hoped to start throughout the Midwest.
BENTON HARBOR — The next principal of Benton Harbor High School is expected to be a familiar face – Fred Roseburgh, who is currently the principal of Fair Plain Middle School.
Tuesday, June 01, 2021
Noticing individual differences in plants as a child growing up on a farm led to Susan Latham becoming a keen observer of human behavior as a speech and language pathologist.
Monday, May 31, 2021
Saturday, May 29, 2021
Friday, May 28, 2021
DOWAGIAC — Dowagiac resident Jennifer Quail ended her “Jeopardy!” Tournament of Champions run on Friday night with a second-place finals finish, taking home another $100,000.
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor Planning & Economic Development Committee members said they need more information before approving a proposed festival by a marijuana dispensary that is being backed by longtime NBA player Wilson Chandler.
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners may soon consider another multi-million dollar project to fix the city’s crumbling infrastructure and to replace lead water lines.
Thursday, May 27, 2021
SOUTH HAVEN — Investigators spent the better part of Wednesday morning trying to determine the cause of a house explosion that claimed the life of a 64-year-old woman and left her husband in critical condition.
BERRIEN SPRINGS — The Berrien County Health Department is planning a couple of “firsts” in their COVID-19 vaccination effort next week.
Wednesday, May 26, 2021
DOWAGIAC — In a battle of two of the show’s highest-earning regular season champions ever, Dowagiac resident Jennifer Quail came out on top Wednesday night to advance to the “Jeopardy!” Tournament of Champions finals.