Author: Joseph Boulter

Toys for Tots Donation Boxes Making Their Way to Various Businesses

It’s that time of the year again to make your donations to Toys for Tots. You will now find boxes at various businesses to bring in unwrapped toys or cash donations. The goal of the program is to collect new toys from October through December and then distribute those toys at Christmas to kids in communities where it is needed…

Mrs. Piper’s Pumpkin Patch in Osceola County Kicks Off First Fall Season

If you’re looking for something to do this Saturday and Sunday Mrs. Piper’s Pumpkin Patch in Osceola County is kicking off their first fall season Friday. They have pumpkin carving, storytelling and also carnival and hay rides. The owner previously had a pumpkin patch, but it dwindled out during the pandemic and now she hopes this new location can brink…

The PORCH in Traverse City Hosts Porch-A-Palooza for National Recovery Month

The PORCH in Traverse City hosted a drug recovery awareness event called Porch-A-Palooza on Tuesday. Since September is National Recovery Month, this event brings awareness to recovery while building connections and hope to those in need of recovery. All were welcomed to the all-day event, where there were activities like a corn hole tournament, plant workshops, hot food, and a…

Rotary Club of Cadillac Hosts White Pine Trail Ride Oct. 1

The White Pine Trail Ride is kicking off Saturday. The event is hosted by the Rotary Club of Cadillac and this marks the 4th annual event. Bikers of all levels are welcome to come enjoy the 93 mile trail that runs all the way from Cadillac to Grand Rapids. To fit the different distance lengths there are four rest stops…

Lofts on Rowe in Ludington Set to Open

After being held back due to the pandemic, the Lofts on Rowe in Ludington is finally ready for occupancy. The new apartment complex was originally built in 1892 as a factory for wood-based product manufacturing. Amidst the 1920s, a new and significant invention called Haskelite was made here by Henry Haskell, a Ludington local. Now this historic brick building boasts…