Peanut Butter Drive January 24 – February 28

The Allegan County Food Pantry Collaborative (a program of the Allegan County Community Foundation) is excited to kick off our annual Peanut Butter Drive on National Peanut Butter Day – January 24th! The drive runs from January 24 to February 29, 2020. Our goal this year – 6,000 jars! 6,000 jars will provide the pantries of the Collaborative …

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Support AAHS Applied Battery Technology Course

Allegan Alternative High School is working hard to pioneer new and innovative ways to immerse students in powerful STEM experiences.  Starting in March, AAHS science will partner with Tom Peele, retired engineer, business owner, patent holder, and community member to deliver Applied Battery Technology, an innovative, hands-on course curriculum centered around cutting edge battery technology. …

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Ely Manor Honored

Ely Manor has been recognized by the American Health Care Association/National Center for Assisted Living for achieving Quality Initiative goals in Hospitalizations, Antipsychotics, and Functional Outcomes.  Ely Manor was commended for their “staff’s proven commitment to quality” and their “extraordinary efforts in meeting measurable targets which improve the lives of the people [they] serve.” Congratulations …

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Village Market Umbrella Campaign Benefits Hands of Grace

The January 2020 Village Market Umbrella Fundraiser benefits the Hands of Grace Food Pantry, a mission of the Allegan United Methodist Church. Hands of Grace Mission Statement: The Hands of Grace Food Pantry mission is to work together to fight hunger in our community.  We will strive to support families & assist them the best …

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NYE!20 on Allegan Riverfront

Don’t believe us? Google it. At 10 feet 6 inches in diameter, the ball of 30,000 synchronized LED lights drops 60 feet from Allegan Event’s zipline tower on the Downtown Allegan Riverfront while the community counts down the seconds before the midnight. This one-of-a-kind outdoor event has drawn over 3,000 attendees from across the Mitten …

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RCI Refreshed with New Products and Brand Identity

RCI Adventure Products, formerly known as Ropes Courses Incorporated (RCI), is making an impact on the amusement attractions industry after the announcement of their new moniker, refreshed brand identity and new product lines. Already commonly referred to as ‘RCI’ for years, the major manufacturer of family-friendly attractions officially made the decision to move forward with …

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