Around Town

Out and About – Week of May 3rd

“All great achievements require time.” ~ Maya Angelou Three Rivers has been known as the half-way point between Detroit, the “Motor City”, and Chicago, the “Windy City”. Detroit’s nickname is understandable, but Chicago’s nickname did not come about just because of the average 10.3 miles per hour winds. In 1893, Chicago hosted the World’s Colombian Exposition, honoring the 400th anniversary …

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Theodore

Look at ME!  I am waiting for my new home.  I am Theodore and I am friendly and affectionate and I love treats and head scratches.  Because I have already had my neuter surgery, my adoption fee is only $10.  Call to make an appointment to see and adopt me at the St. Joseph County Animal Control Shelter located at …

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Out and About – Week of April 26th

If you haven’t already done so, you only have a day or two to stop by Main Street Cafe and wish Darlene a very HAPPY RETIREMENT. After twenty-six years, she’ll finally be able to pour her own cup of coffee and sleep in an extra hour or two. Who knows, she might even be the keeper of the light at …

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Rita

Here I am, one of the three siblings at Animal Control.  My brother and sister, Fred and Ginger would love to see me get a new home.  I want to dance my way into your heart faster than my sister.  My name is Rita, my docket number is 50582 at the St. Joseph County Animal Control Shelter located at 652 …

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Out and About – Week of April 19th

Retirement is a goal we all look forward to reaching. On the average, we work for forty years and then enjoy those golden years for at least another twenty. There are some who never retire, because they love their job so much. Darlene, from Main Street Cafe, has really loved her job because of the customers that frequent the cafe. …

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Millie

I am a female, cattle dog mix, and I am ready to get to work for you.  They call me “Millie” and I DO LIKE TO RUN!  So a fenced in area would be best for me to play in.  Call to make an appointment to see and adopt me.  My docket number is 50448, at the St. Joseph County …

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Out and About – Week of April 12th

To all those Administrative Professionals out there, next Wednesday, April 21, is Administrative Professionals Day here in the United States and Canada. I guess that makes it an international event. The banks will all be open and you can expect your normal mail delivery. Last March 16, a new Michigan Secretary of State upgrade went into effect. It securely combines …

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Out and About – Week of April 5th

“Happiness makes up in height, what it lacks in length.” ~ Robert Frost Welcome to April, 2021. Thanks to all you readers, I am now starting my sixteenth year writing this column. When I started the column, this newspaper was delivered to your home and was available at several newspaper stands six days a week. A lot has changed over …

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Jaylin

I am Jaylin .   Look at me.  I am ready for adoption!  I need to be kept busy with a job or lots of exercise.  I may be a little shy at first but once I warm up, all I want is attention!  I think I am about a year old and will need my spay surgery.  If you’re interested …

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Out and About – Week of March 29th

One is never too old to accept good advice when offered. You may heed it or you may put it completely out of your mind. Take your pick on these five suggestions: Brush your teeth before putting on your tie. Never say, “My child would never do that.” Never tell a person who’s experiencing deep sorrow, “I know how you …

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