BRIDGMAN — When Kelly Ferneau was growing up in Huntington, Ind., her step-father always called her into the garage when he was working on the…

MILLBURG — “I’m lucky,” says Chett Brant, the third generation of his family to run Chief’s Bar in Millburg. “ I get to do what I like.”

BRIDGMAN — Cousins Lauren Kniebes and Melanie Owen just get each other. 

ST. JOSEPH — “I’m most at home at work,” said Gail Mathews, gesturing toward the brightly lit, cheerful and open spaces around her at Light So…

BENTON HARBOR — Ben Smith grew up on a farm, became an aerospace engineer, but ultimately decided it was best for him and his family to return…

ST. JOSEPH — A couple of years ago, during a massive area-wide power outage that lasted for a couple of days, Pater True Value in Royalton Tow…

BRIDGMAN — Ken Schiffer is nothing like the precision robots he sells. That’s because Schiffer’s daily schedule is anything but repetitive or …

BERRIEN SPRINGS — Community is important to Jesse Hibler, whether it’s designing residential developments in his business or serving in local …