Take a taco tour in Calhoun County

Calhoun County has some of the best Mexican food in West Michigan. If you don’t believe us, check out these spots that are the talk of (or “taco”) the town. 

Start in Battle Creek, where you’ll find authentic flavors. Some …

6 restaurants worth the drive

Some food is worth a special occasion, even if the occasion is only that you’re in the mood for really good food. 

Here are six restaurants in Calhoun County that are worth the drive for a meal: 

Albion Malleable Brewing

Spend a spooky October in Marshall

The small town of Marshall leans into spooky fun this October. Here are some suggestions for a Halloween adventure: 

Paranormal investigation 

It’s going to be scary fun for adults and kids at the Governor’s Mansion. The Great Lakes Ghost …

Spend a perfect fall day in Calhoun County

Sweater weather is upon us. Don’t let winter come before you take in the autumn sights.  

Whether you’re coming into Battle Creek on M-89 or following Old US Highway 27 into Marshall, here are some stops for your fall color …

Make Station 66 part of your fall tradition

Station 66 is the perfect break on your leaf-peeping drives. It’s located on M-66, where the country roads look the best in fall. 

The small country store is in a building that was once a gas station in the 1940s. …

Baby goat yoga brings joy

The kids were ready to play at Esham Family Farm. When owner Tina Esham opened the gate, they bounded into the yard, tumbling into each other and tugging on yoga mats. 

“They are called kids for a reason,” Tina said …

Home Tour 101

Anyone who drives through Marshall instantly notices the architecture. Not only the Victorian houses that have been preserved, but also the interesting home designs by people who have been attracted to this quaint town. 

The Home Tour gives you a …

Meet the shopkeeper: Living MI

Caryn Drenth is the owner of Living MI, one of the many intriguing businesses along Main street in Marshall. 

How would you describe your shop? 

We have a unique offering of both Michigan-themed and Michigan-produced items. 

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