Vanessa Martinez is months away from collecting her high school diploma and college degree at the same time.
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Saturday, October 09, 2021
Friday, October 08, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — Berrien County’s community-based Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) has done a good job of providing services to child victims, Prosecutor Steve Pierangeli said.
Saturday, October 02, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — The ongoing COVID-19 pandemic has made everyone rethink what they do in their daily lives, including how children are educated.
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Saturday, August 28, 2021
From the summer before the pandemic to now, Berrien County has seen a 4 percent decline in the number of children who are vaccinated with their required shots for school.
Saturday, August 21, 2021
Saturday, August 14, 2021
Businesses have suffered worker shortages over the past year, and while many remain understaffed, teens have stepped up to help fill the gap.
Thursday, August 12, 2021
In June, Abbie Thomas released her debut album. But if it weren’t for the pandemic, the songs might still be stuck inside a stack of notebooks.
Saturday, August 07, 2021
In recent months, school board trustees at Lakeshore and St. Joseph school districts were caught in the crossfire after approving diversity, equity and inclusion resolutions to support the individual needs of all students.
Saturday, July 31, 2021
B and W Recovery Divers are certified to dive as deep as 100 feet, but for their first job, co-owner Matthew Bryant suited up for a six feet deep swimming pool.
Wednesday, July 28, 2021
ST. JOSEPH — When Berrien County Prosecutor Steve Pierangeli was a child growing up in Southfield, Mich., he wanted to be a professional baseball player.
BENTON HARBOR — If anyone had told Ken Ankli 15 years ago that he would be developing loft apartments in the heart of downtown Benton Harbor, he’d have said they were crazy.
BENTON HARBOR — As CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Benton Harbor, Mackenzie Kastl says it’s the children who keep her grounded.
BUCHANAN — Benton Harbor native Patricia Robinson has had many titles in her life – teacher, mother, principal and wife.
Saturday, July 24, 2021
STEVENSVILLE — The world has learned a lot about taking precautions over the last 16 months, and now is no time to stop with the return of mosquito season.
Saturday, July 17, 2021
Saturday, July 10, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — Benton Harbor natives Rich Hensel and Cathy Averill fondly remember spending time at the former First Congregational United Church of Christ in Benton Harbor in its heyday.
Saturday, July 03, 2021
On Stacy Loar-Porter’s desk is a thick folder filled with information regarding the 39-bill package that would establish several election regulations and restrictions.
Saturday, June 26, 2021
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Saturday, May 29, 2021
BENTON HARBOR — When Nancy Stuck tested positive for COVID-19 in January, she had no idea she’d still be battling the virus in May.
Saturday, May 08, 2021
Saturday, April 03, 2021
As more restaurants reopen while the pandemic drags on, a growing number of business owners are having difficulties filling open positions.
Saturday, March 06, 2021
BERRIEN COUNTY — Bill Damaske has been building houses for 50 years and says he’s never before seen this kind of demand for new homes.
Saturday, February 13, 2021
COLOMA — There is no question the coronavirus pandemic has caused students to miss things in the classroom over the last year.