City News 2016

City News 2016

County arts programs may suffer under Trump budget

  Two organizations in Hillsdale County may have to restructure their budgets if the cuts President Donald Trump proposed to the National Endowment of the...

Speakers from around the country sign on to Hillsdale conference

    By next October, Hillsdale County residents Jon-Paul Rutan and John Smith plan to host a conference on constitutional thought in the Hillsdale area. The conference...

New owner threatens site where Hillsdale County Civil War soldier died

  When the Michigan Fourth Infantry sustained heavy casualties after the battle of Gettysburg, the nearby Camp Letterman became this largely Hillsdale-based regiment’s field hospital....

Rutan teaches Hillsdale residents about the U.S. Constitution at weekly classes

A group of concerned citizens gathers for a Constitution class in Volume One Bookstore in downtown Hillsdale every Tuesday night. They shuffle in around...

Meet Mary Ellen: Jilly Beans gets new owner

    Jilly Beans coffeehouse has a new owner and a new look. The longtime downtown coffee house was put up for sale in late February...