Local Charity – RAM and Wesner Automotive Annual Toy Drive

A Time of Giving in Buchanan by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer, and featuring a video by Stephanie Fain This Christmas was a little more special for some Buchanan families. Redbud Area Ministries (RAM) held a toy drive at Wesner Automotive in Buchanan. All of these toys, clothes, and wrapping paper were donated by theContinue reading “Local Charity – RAM and Wesner Automotive Annual Toy Drive”

BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa

Little Bucks “Giving” Food Drive Submitted by Ottawa Principal Stacy Denison During the month of December, Ottawa’s Little Bucks participated in a philanthropy project and learned about giving back to our community while connecting to kindergarten and first grade social studies standards through citizen involvement.  Collecting food and hygiene items for only one week, ourContinue reading “BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa”

Community Press Release – HCU with Lazy Ballerina Winery

Honor Credit Union Partners with Lazy Ballerina in Fundraising Efforts for the Humane Society of Southwestern Michigan Submitted by Kayla Smith, Honor Credit Union Brand Specialist St. Joseph, MI – January 3, 2022 Honor Credit Union is proud to partner with Lazy Ballerina Winery to assist in fundraising efforts for the Humane Society of SouthwesternContinue reading “Community Press Release – HCU with Lazy Ballerina Winery”

Past Event – Small Town Big Christmas 2021

Small Town Big Christmas 2021 by Jen Garry, Publisher, with Photos by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer On Saturday, November 27, 2021, the City of Buchanan, MI joined together for Small Town Big Christmas 2021. There were so many fun, festive, family activities to kick off the holiday season, indoors and outdoors. Buchanan District LibraryContinue reading “Past Event – Small Town Big Christmas 2021”

Community Press Release – HCU Donates for Giving Tuesday

Honor Credit Union Donates $46,500 in Honor of Giving Tuesday Berrien Springs, MI – December 3, 2021 Submitted by Halee Niemi, HCU Public Relations Manager Just as the giving season begins, Honor has stepped up to give back and make a difference in our communities. In honor of Giving Tuesday on November 30th, Honor CreditContinue reading “Community Press Release – HCU Donates for Giving Tuesday”

Upcoming Event – BASC Christmas Bazaar 2021

Buchanan Area Senior Center Christmas Bazaar 2021 Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator What: BASC Christmas Bazaar 2021 Where: Buchanan Area Senior Center 810 Rynearson Rd, Buchanan MI When: Saturday, December 4 ~ 9am-2pm Shop with Friends Unique hand-crafted gifts Raffles available Baked goods to take home & a boxed sloppy joe lunch to-goContinue reading “Upcoming Event – BASC Christmas Bazaar 2021”

Upcoming Event – Small Town Big Christmas 2021

Small Town Big Christmas Returns for 2021 The Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce and The City of Buchanan are excited to bring our small town, Buchanan, this event. For more details on where each event is held, click on this link: Small Town Big Christmas information. Who: Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce and The CityContinue reading “Upcoming Event – Small Town Big Christmas 2021”

Past Event – Trek-or-Treat 2021

1,872 Trek-or-Treat Attendees on McCoy Creek Trail by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Halloween weekend 2021 was in full-force in Buchanan, MI. This was probably one the biggest turnouts that the Friends of McCoy Creek Trail Committee had! On Saturday, October 30, a very long line of 1,020 kids and 852 adults all dressed upContinue reading “Past Event – Trek-or-Treat 2021”

Upcoming Event – St. Anthony Winter Bazaar and Food Drive

St. Anthony Winter Bazaar and Food Drive Who: St. Anthony’s Conference of Catholic Women Where: St. Anthony Parish Hall ~ 509 W Fourth St, Buchanan, MI What: Winter Bazaar and Food Drive When: Saturday, November 27, 2021 – 9a-2p Admission: Free Variety of Crafts – Baked Goods Please bring a non-perishable food item Redbud Area MinistriesContinue reading “Upcoming Event – St. Anthony Winter Bazaar and Food Drive”

Local Recognition – 40 Under 40

Congratulations to Moody on the Market’s 40 Under 40 Class of 2021! by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Congratulations are in order for a few members of the Buchanan and Niles, MI communities. Elaine and Michael Rowland of Buchanan, and Sarah Brittin of Niles (Buchanan alumni). These three individuals are on the 40 under 40Continue reading “Local Recognition – 40 Under 40”