BENTON HARBOR — Whirlpool Corp. smashed Wall Street’s third-quarter projections in large part to the sale of a compressor manufacturer that specializes in refrigeration systems.
Wednesday, October 23, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — About 80 percent of the street repairs in Benton Harbor being paid for with city income tax money are complete, City Manager Ellis Mitchell said Monday.
Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Monday, October 21, 2019
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township police officers are looking for the public’s help to find the person who shot a 16-year-old male Saturday afternoon in the 1400 block of Agard Avenue.
Saturday, October 19, 2019
Friday, October 18, 2019
Thursday, October 17, 2019
Wednesday, October 16, 2019
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township agreed to sell three adjacent properties Tuesday to a company that plans to turn it into a medical marijuana grow facility.
Tuesday, October 15, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — The composition of a joint advisory committee between the state and the Benton Harbor school district is expected to be decided at a special school board meeting today.
Wednesday, October 09, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — A large police presence converged on an area across the street from Benton Harbor High School on Tuesday afternoon for a report of multiple shots fired around 1:30 p.m.
BENTON HARBOR — The students and staff at Benton Harbor Area Schools need help from the community to turn the district around, Interim Superintendent Patricia Robinson told trustees during their Tuesday meeting.
BENTON HARBOR — A Racial Equity Reform Committee is expected be formed soon in Benton Harbor after it received the support of city commissioners Monday.
Tuesday, October 08, 2019
Monday, October 07, 2019
Friday, October 04, 2019
Thursday, October 03, 2019
Wednesday, October 02, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — The Sept. 17 death of Benton Harbor school board President Stephen Mitchell was on the minds of trustees Tuesday as they held their first meeting without him.
Tuesday, October 01, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor city commissioners are considering following the example of other area municipalities and prohibiting recreational marijuana businesses in the city until the state comes up with permanent rules.
BENTON TOWNSHIP — Benton Township planners cleaned up some of the language Monday for a medical marijuana ordinance the township approved in July.
Monday, September 30, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — Harbor Shores Resort has announced a partnership with Edgewater Bank, of St. Joseph, that secures a long-term sponsorship of Harbor Shore’s scenic 11-mile Edgewater Fitness Trail at Harbor Shores.
Sunday, September 29, 2019
Saturday, September 28, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — Schools need help from the community to educate children, State Superintendent Michael Rice said Friday while visiting several buildings at Benton Harbor Area Schools.
BENTON HARBOR — “Raise your hand if you want to be a reader,” singer and songwriter Jeremiah Griffin said Friday to third graders at International Academy at Hull in Benton Township.
Friday, September 27, 2019
ST. JOSEPH — Epiphany Bates testified Thursday that she saw Eric Holbrook with a gun right before her boyfriend, Arsenio Jordan, dropped to the ground and died.
Thursday, September 26, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — Stephen Mitchell wore many hats during his life – father, husband, Benton Harbor school board president – said friends and family members who gathered for his funeral Wednesday at Second Baptist Church in Benton Township.
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — It looked like it was all fun and games as about 50 children and almost as many adult volunteers rapped and danced Monday at Benton Harbor High School during the district’s first Project LITerature.
Monday, September 23, 2019
Saturday, September 21, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — Manufacturing and work is changing rapidly, and to meet the future need of employers, Kinexus Group and Upskill Enterprise of Ireland are announcing a partnership to help power Michigan manufacturing.
Friday, September 20, 2019
BENTON HARBOR — Students looking to transfer credits to four-year colleges and universities are invited to attend Lake Michigan College’s Transfer Fair at The Lake, from 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday, Sept. 23, in the gymnasium in the Main Building on the Benton Harbor campus.