Hot spots for couples in winter

Whether you’re looking for an afternoon break or a fancy night out, these hot spots in Calhoun County will keep the romance alive this winter.

Coffee date

Add something special to a coffee date by combining Simply Sensational Berries with

Get the blues this year in Calhoun County

Calhoun County is a hot spot for blues, from the wailing of an electric guitar to the twang of bluegrass. Located halfway between Chicago and Detroit, big-name musicians come here to jam.
Embrace the winter blues at the Ice, Wine,

Stay cozy this winter

Once January rolls around, we all feel like hibernating at home. But winter has its own pleasures. Like the Danish have taught us, it’s a time to pursue hygge.
That means hot drinks, nature, books, sweets, blankets and a fireplace.

5 new Welcome Center items for holiday gifts

The Welcome Center isn’t only for tourists – the gift shop is for anyone who wants to bring home a little bit of Michigan. We’re located at 34 W. Jackson St., suite #1a. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Parking for the Presidential visit

When President Trump’s motorcade comes to town, you’re going to need a plan for parking – and probably a back-up plan, as well.
The re-election rally for President Trump and Vice President Pence starts at 7 p.m. Wednesday at Kellogg …

Kids vs. cabin fever: Craft, play, learn

Winter Solstice marks a changing point, but it also leaves us to wonder: How much longer until spring? To keep kids from going crazy (or driving you crazy) here are ideas for things to do during winter break and beyond.

Six ways to brunch in December

You don’t have to be fancy to go out for brunch, but between the mimosas and the mini-waffles, you start to feel fancy. Here’s where you can find brunch for those special occasions in December.

Schuler’s Restaurant and Pub

Tips for seeing the Festival of Lights

Night comes early in the winter, but it’s also the best time for Battle Creek’s brightest festival. Tour the Festival of Lights with these tips.

Places to eat

Begin with getting a bite to eat. We recommend Griffin Grill and

Welcome back for Thanksgiving, here’s what’s new

To all the holiday returners, welcome back! You’ve built a life in a new place, but Thanksgiving is where your family is, and your family is here in Calhoun County. 
Here are some tips on things to do while you’re