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SWM Regional Chamber Awards next month

Set for February 17 is the Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber Business Recognition Awards Ceremony and Annual Meeting. The chamber’s Sarah Spoonholtz tells us a variety of awards will be given out to local businesses at the gathering.

LMC celebrating Martin Luther King all week

Lake Michigan College is marking Martin Luther King Week with events taking place through Saturday. After Monday’s celebration and breakfast, a community MLK Expo was held at the Mendel Center to showcase resources available in the community.

Menella Leath

Menella Louise Leath of Niles, Michigan, aunt, faithful churchlady, and music collector died peacefully at 6:00 a.m. on Sunday, January 15, 2023 with her family gathered around at Brentwood of Niles, having attained the remarkable age of

LMC honors MLK Spotlight recipients

The recipients of Lake Michigan College’s Spirit of MLK Spotlight awards this year are Ashley Hines, Nicholas Gunn, and the African American History and Literature Gallery. LMC held its annual MLK Celebration and Community Breakfast on Monday.