Out and About: Making Merry this Winter in Southwest Michigan!

As if imitating a snow-covered scene from Currier and Ives, Southwest Michigan sparkles in the winter season. Events indoors or out invite revelers to celebrate holiday traditions and to create new memories.

Regional Feature: HBA of Western Michigan & Hospital Hospitality House

Keith Crowell, CEO of the Home Builders Association of Western Michigan, learned of the campaign and asked how the HBA could help. Ken Klok, who has been instrumental in dozens of other community projects, and Bernie Mein, both experienced builders...

Building Community: Binder Park Zoo

While there are several zoos throughout Michigan, one in particular works to foster empathy and understanding for the natural forests, wetlands, and - of course - the various species it hosts on over 433 acres of city-owned property in Battle Creek.

Out and About: Celebrating the Seasonal Splendor of the Kal-Haven Trail

Autumn prevails as the most multicolored season to bike the Kal-Haven Trail as it winds its way through woods, farmland, and quaint villages cloaked in their brilliant fall splendor. Tasteful fare along the way - from local U-Pick farms, farm markets, breweries, and wineries - also delightfully celebrates the season.