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Thursday, June 20, 2019
Three Oaks Michigan, 07-19-2019.  Come join us for the follow up to the smashingly successful R-E-S-P-E-C-T at the Acorn Theater in Three Oaks, Michigan.  R-E-S-P-E-C-T 2 showcases women’s musical journey from the 1960’s to the present day.  Featuring the sensational 8 piece band, The Big Payback, and an all female vocal performance from talented, local artists.   Artists include Andrea Deleon ...read more
Categories: Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, June 17, 2019
(BERRIEN SPRINGS) – Through the Allied Health Careers Scholarship program, Lakeland Health Foundations awarded a total of $39,500 in the form of 34 scholarships to Lakeland team members and area students pursuing a career in health care. Another $60,500 will be awarded in department grants to support continuing education opportunities for Lakeland team members.Over the past 25 years, Lakeland ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Please join the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber as they hold the Campus for Creative Aging Ribbon Cutting on Monday, July 15, 2019 @ 3:30 p.m. The Campus for Creative Aging is an exciting, new initiative of the Region IV Area Agency on Aging, Inc.  It was developed through a series of visionary focus groups that began in 2017.  The Agency is extremely grateful for the participation and ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Education, Press Release
Tuesday, June 11, 2019
Candy Kulich, Mortgage Advisor in Michigan NILES, Mich. – United Federal Credit Union (United) is pleased to announce the appointment of Candy Kulich as a new mortgage advisor for United at their Niles North branch in Niles, Michigan. As a mortgage advisor, Kulich will be responsible for providing financial counseling through interviewing and pre-qualifying applicants. She will also be tasked ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Human Interest, Press Release
Monday, June 10, 2019
Come experience the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra’s 2019-2020 Mainstage Season.  The SMSO is committed to bringing the arts to life through the familiar and the exploratory.  Join us for Maestro Robin Foutain’s final season as our director.  His final concert will be Fountain’s Fabulous Finale.   We would like to thank Robin Fountain for his excellent direction of the SMSO for the last ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
LANSING, Mich. — Students residing within the Benton Harbor promise zone boundaries would remain eligible for a promise scholarship if circumstances lead to their graduating from another high school within the regional educational service agency under a bill introduced on Wednesday by Sen. Kim LaSata.   “Benton Harbor students are facing an uncertain future in which their high school may close ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article, Press Release
Wednesday, June 05, 2019
 The 2019-20 Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Speakers Series SeasonMemberships available beginning at 10 am today!  Join us for an exciting Economic Club of Southwestern Michigan Speakers Series season and experience the benefits membership brings!   Best ticket prices of the seasonPriority seat selection before individual tickets go on salePriority membership renewal ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Tuesday, June 04, 2019
 ST. JOSEPH, Mich. — There is no question that summer is here when the free Wednesday Brown Bag Concerts and Friday Night Concert Series return to St. Joseph, Mich. Both series showcase regional musicians in one of the most scenic venues along Lake Michigan’s shore. Performers play in the John E.N. Howard Bandshell on Port Street that offers concertgoers a beautiful vista of the St. Joseph River, ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Human Interest
Monday, June 03, 2019
Saint Joseph, 06/03/2019.  What better way to show our love for America than by continuing the tradition of our holiday celebration featuring the Southwest Michigan Symphony Orchestra? Don’t miss patriotic favorites, including Tchaikovsky’s 1812 Overture, with a thunderous fireworks display overhead. The evening will include food for purchase from Lark’s BBQ, Louie’s Red Hots Chicago Style Hot ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, General News Article, Press Release
Monday, June 03, 2019
Spend Your Summer at the Y!Join us this summer for regular programming like youth fitness classes, t-ball, karate, and taekwondo, plus sport specific week-long camps for basketball, football, soccer, gymnastics, and horseback riding!  Registration is available online for those who have visited the YMCA. Please stop by the Member Service Desk if you are new to the Y.   Click here to ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Wednesday, May 22, 2019
BENTON HARBOR, MI – Registration is now open to the community for non-credit English as a Second Language (ESL) classes at Lake Michigan College. Courses will run July 8 through August 1 on LMC’s Benton Harbor campus. Students will learn about U.S. culture and American English language through instruction in speaking, listening, reading and writing, as well as field trips throughout Berrien ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, May 02, 2019
    BENTON HARBOR, MI – Lake Michigan College is offering 13 Fab Lab summer camps and workshops for kids and adults to have fun while creating unique projects and developing new skills.  From drones and video games to ukules and birdhouses, there’s a camp for every kind of maker.  Information and registration is available at www.lakemichigancollege.edu/fablab/calendar or by emailing ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Press Release, Education, Human Interest
Thursday, April 25, 2019
Extended hours at Krasl Art Center begin May 1.St. Joseph, Michigan, April 17, 2019  Walking down Lake Bluff Park last summer, you probably noticed some major changes at Krasl Art Center (KAC). The institution underwent a major grounds redesign in Fall of 2018, adding a monumental sculpture, shaded plaza, new fire feature, multiple strolling sidewalks, five new sculpture pads, a bike rack, ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest
Thursday, April 25, 2019
4 YOUTH CLASSES, 6 VISITING-ARTIST WORKSHOPS, 12 YOUTH CAMPS, 13 ADULT CLASSES, 1 SUMMER OF FUN!St. Joseph, Michigan, April 19, 2019  Krasl Art Center (KAC) is proud to announce their summer 2019 class and workshop schedule, offering unique weekly youth camps and diverse adult classes from May 11 through August 27, 2019. Classes are open to both members and non-members of all age ranges and ...read more
Categories: Education, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest