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Amy Zapal leaving St. Joseph Today


Amy Zapal is leaving St. Joseph Today. She’s been the director of the organization since 2017. Zapal says she’s taken a new position with the Corewell Health Foundation Southwest Michigan and will start in January. In a

What were people googling in November?


What was grabbing our attention in November? Google Trends expert Elizabeth Howard tells us what some of the top searches were. “We had the Billboard Music Awards, Taylor Swift and Travis Kelce, Black Friday,” Howard said. “We

Holiday Village in Bridgman next weekend


The Bridgman Holiday Village is set for next Saturday, December 9. Southwest Michigan Regional Chamber Events Director Sara Spoonholtz tells us it will be a whole day of family friendly activities throughout the downtown. “It’s a great

MDOT rep talks winter maintenance preparations


With the snow this week, the Michigan Department of Transportation got to work clearing state roads. MDOT spokesperson Nick Schirripa tells us the preparations for winter begin around September. “The maintenance trucks that we use for plowing