SAWYER — The new Local Pour boutique-style tasting room at 12857 Red Arrow Highway in Sawyer provides a fun and friendly place where guests can explore a variety of Michigan-made wine, beer and spirits.
THREE OAKS — The Board of Directors of Acorn Center for the Performing Arts, a performing arts center in Michigan’s Harbor Country that offers a broad range of high-quality arts and education programming, has unanimously approved the hire of Beth Kaskel as its next executive director.
The first Annual Harbor Country Pride celebration took place June 1-6 and included an outdoor Movie Night in Dewey Cannon Park, a night of music on the back lawn of Lakeside Inn, guided Chikaming Open Lands hikes and a kayak tour, “Leather Night” at The False Front, an Art Walk, Self-Care Sa…
ST. JOSEPH — A traveling memorial exhibit, a MASH performance by the Twin City Players and presentations by Korean War veterans are among the attractions scheduled for this year’s Lest We Forget event.
NEW BUFFALO — The 8th annual Radio Harbor Country Bike-N-Brunch was held on Sunday, June 6, as a fund-raiser for Radio Harbor Country, a nonprofit public radio station that brings music, culture, arts and community to the Harbor Country area.
UNION PIER — It’s been 20 years since Milda’s Corner Market opened at the intersection of Town Line Avenue and Red Arrow Highway in Union Pier, and visitors keep coming back for products from all over the world, local favorites like cold beet soup, and some very special potato chips.
NEW TROY — The first Acorn Anywhere outdoor event of 2021 was held at the New Troy Community Center’s Allan Boyd Memorial Gazebo Garden on Saturday, May 22. The Great American Songbook concert featured The Dean Allrick Trio, Livia Gazzolo and Reynaldo Certain, Sandra Thompson, and strawberry…
THREE OAKS — River Valley Elementary held May 15 “Super Saturday” activities at the Three Oaks Elementary campus where fifth-graders presented their "live wax museum" history presentations. Student art and science exhibits were displayed throughout town during the special day.
THREE OAKS — The 40th anniversary edition the Harbor Country Chamber of Commerce Guide was unveiled “in a fun fresh outdoor way” outdoors behind Journeyman Distillery on May 11.
NEW BUFFALO — The Board of Directors of the New Buffalo Railroad Museum has received a special $1,000 grant to support the update of its permanent Veterans Display.
BRIDGMAN — There’s a bight new look at Weko Beach and Campground in Bridgman thanks to Dream Scene Placemaking painters Anna Roeder (a 2008 Bridgman High School graduate) and her husband, Erik Vasilauskas.
BUCHANAN — Berrien County residents can drop off household chemicals, batteries, home medical waste, electronics, hard foam or Styrofoam, and get their paper documents shredded from 8 a.m. to noon on Saturday, May 15, t the Southeast Berrien County Landfill Recycling Center, 3200 Chamberlain…
NEW BUFFALO — Angeline Boulley recently released her first book, “Firekeeper’s Daughter,” to literary acclaim. It debuted at No. 1 on the New York Times Best Sellers list. After five weeks, it still sits at No. 2 in the Young Adult books category.
THREE OAKS — The Region of Three Oaks Museum will begin the 2021 season on Saturday, May 1, from noon to 5 p.m. (the doors will open in accordance with the latest COVID-19 guidelines and regular hours will be noon to 5 p.m. Friday-Sunday through October).
NEW BUFFALO — The New Buffalo Railroad Museum opened for the first time since October 2019 at noon on Saturday, April 10, and there were some new exhibits to explore, including a restored Chesapeake & Ohio 904126 Caboose which can be viewed both outside and inside (by passing through a C…
NEW BUFFALO — The Hummingbird Lounge, a stylish and approachable cocktail bar set in a charming old Victorian House at 9 South Barton St. in New Buffalo, opened on April 1 blocks from the sandy shores of Lake Michigan.
NEW BUFFALO — A “Celebration of Art” at Courtyard Gallery, 813 E. Buffalo St., New Buffalo, will take place April 24 and 25 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. both days.
NEW BUFFALO — Redamak’s 2021 opening day took place on April 1, and it was no joke for those who stood in line to get their first “Hamburger that made New Buffalo famous!” of the year.
NEW BUFFALO — Since 2011, The Pokagon Fund (TPF) has been committed to providing routine vision care for youth and seniors who reside in Southwestern Berrien County through its Vision Program.
NEW BUFFALO — The Board of Directors of the New Buffalo Railroad Museum has received a $7,000 grant to support General Operations for the 2021 Season from The Pokagon Fund.
THREE OAKS — The School of American Music recently announced Matthew Daniel, a veteran member of the Lyric Opera of Chicago chorus, has joined its teaching staff.
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.