City begins construction on Garden, Mead, Vine Street

  Repairs began on Garden, Mead, and Vine streets Wednesday morning, as con­struction crews stripped away the old asphalt blacktop from the roads. The City…

Where the sidewalk ends

    It is not only the roads in the City of Hillsdale that are cracking, but many side­walks, too. As Hillsdale looks to invest in its…

City plans future renovations for city hall

  Hillsdale City Manager David Mackie requested that city council provide money in 2018 – 2019 budget for repairs to city hall. “In the past, the con­dition of…

Mitchell Research Center gearing up for renovation project

The Mitchell Research Center’s old building might look newer inside and out, if it receives funding from the city and his­toric grants. The Mitchell center…

Author to discuss book at library

  In 1949, John Kozak and his family escaped Com­munist Czecho­slo­vakia. Now, more than 60 years later, he’s vis­iting the Hillsdale Com­munity Library to share…

Charity at Drop-in Center offers haircuts to the homeless

  The Hillsdale Drop-In Center con­tinues to serve those suf­fering from mental ill­nesses in the local com­munity through activ­ities and support groups, pro­moting empow­erment, and…

Jilly Beans prepares to open new location in Jonesville

Jilly Beans Coffee House announced earlier this month that its owner, Mary Ellen Sattler, will open a new coffee shop location in Jonesville this…

Jennings joins Jansen, Wainscott in Ward 1 city council vacancy race

    Assistant Pro­fessor of Eco­nomics Peter Jen­nings has joined City of Hillsdale Ward I res­i­dents Ted Jansen and Dennis Wain­scott as a can­didate to fill…

Sheriff Parker, state educators back Michigan School Safety Reform Plan

  In the middle of a nationwide debate over vio­lence in schools, last week Hillsdale County Sheriff Tim Parker threw his support behind The Michigan…

AT&T to operate new cell tower in Hillsdale in the next nine months

  A cell­phone tower is set to break ground this month, weather per­mitting. AT&T is building a new tower where Fayette Street meets the Baw Beese…

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A tour of the city of Hillsdale’s clock tower

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