A Note from the Publisher

by Jen Garry, Publisher Our purpose as Buchanan’s Online Newspaper is to serve our community with the best information and the most community interaction we can muster. To do this to the best of our ability we would like to request something of you, our reader: tell us anything you’d like your community to know.Continue reading “A Note from the Publisher”

City Commission Meeting Agenda • March 22 2021

Write-Up by Editor Rebecka Hoyt, Agenda by City Clerk Barbara A. Pitcher Please note that only the City Commission Meeting Agenda is posted below. At the end of the agenda, click on the link to take you to more detailed minutes of the meeting. Also, the meeting minutes will not be published in each issueContinue reading “City Commission Meeting Agenda • March 22 2021”

Health Huddle – Spotlight

April is National Parkinson’s Awareness Month by Stephanie Fain “Hang on, Marty, we are workin’ on it…” “I have no choice about whether or not I have Parkinson’s. I have nothing but choices about how I react to it. In those choices, there’s freedom to do a lot of things in areas that I wouldn’tContinue reading “Health Huddle – Spotlight”

Community Celebration – 420

Buchanan’s 4/20 Happenings by Stephanie Fain *You must be at least 21 years old to view this content. Medical cannabis use is for certified patients only. The Buchanan Chronicle does not intend to promote cannabis use except as advised by your health professional.* Oh, Buchanan, you lucky little town. These edibles just make me wantContinue reading “Community Celebration – 420”

Police Points

Police Call Log : 3/24 – 4/6 Buchanan City Police Department Description Total Calls of Type Sex Offenses 1 Larceny 1 Larceny – Theft from Motor Vehicle 1 Non-Aggravated/Domestic Violence 2 Intimidation/Stalking 2 Fraud Complaint 0 Damage to Property 0 Liquor Violations 0 Obstruction 2 Disorderly Conduct 0 Public Peace / Other 7 Driving LawContinue reading “Police Points”

Health Huddle – COVID

COVID-19 Response : Keeping You Informed from Spectrum Health Lakeland Visitor guidelines to change Friday, April 9 As a result of increasing numbers of patients admitted with COVID-19 and the increase in community positivity rate, Spectrum Health Lakeland will revise our visitor policy effective Friday, April 9 to allow for one adult visitor for theContinue reading “Health Huddle – COVID”

Buchanan Clean-Up

Annual Clean-Up : April 23 & 24, 2021 April 23rd & 24th, 8am – 5pmRiver Street Parking Lot – 405 River Street Multiple dumpsters (including some for recycling items) will be set up and ready to accept any household items you need to dispose of, EXCEPT the following items: Tires Paint Refrigerators (freon) TVs/Monitors ThisContinue reading “Buchanan Clean-Up”

Buchanan District Library

Hello from the Buchanan District Library By Meg Paulette, Director, Buchanan District Library Looking for something new to read? Check out what your friends are reading with this short list of our patron’s favorite books: Adult Fiction: A Minute to Midnight by David Baldacci (Comes in Large Print) American Dirt by Jeanine Cummins (Comes inContinue reading “Buchanan District Library”

Nature Notes – Spotlight

April Celebrations : 4/22 Earth Day & 4/30 Arbor Day by Jill McDonald Happy Earth Month! The month of April is full of celebrations to pause and appreciate the earth, as it seems to come alive with warming weather! Let’s explore two well-noted holidays, Earth Day and Arbor Day! Next week on April 22 isContinue reading “Nature Notes – Spotlight”