Capone's footprints

BERRIEN SPRINGS - Gangsters of the 1920s and how they touched Southwest Michigan will be the topic of a program scheduled for the annual meeting of the Berrien County Historical Association on April 22.

Chriss Lyon of St. Joseph, resident authority on the subject, will present "The Gangster Era in Capone's Playground" during the 7 p.m. meeting at the History Center at Courthouse Square, 313 N. Cass St. in Berrien Springs.