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The History Of Greenville Michigan

The history of Greenville Michigan starts with its founder, John Green, who settled in the southwest section of Montcalm County back in June of 1844. John, his wife Debra, and their 4 children were natives of New York State.  John Green constructed a  dam along with a sawmill right on the Flat River that is credited for […]

Paczki Day 2016

Fat Tuesday, February 9th, 2016 is Paczki Day. If you’ve never seen this word before it can look a little scary to pronounce and you’ll most likely mispronounce it anyway. Emigrates of Poland pronounce them as “Pooch-key” or “Punch-key”, or even “Poonch-key”. Paczki’s are round, fruit filled, sugar coated Polish pastries that were once served […]

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Turk Lake Polar Plunge 2016

Winter can seem to drag by for some people unless you keep yourself  active. There are plenty of winter sports and activities to get involved in locally. If you’re not one for snowmobiling, ice fishing, sledding, or making snowmen why not try your luck by jumping into a giant hole in the ice? I know what […]

Cedar Springs Brewing Company Grand Opening

Cedar Springs Brewing Company Grand Opening

The wait is finally over and Cedar Springs Brewing Company announces there grand opening today – November 13th, 2015. The ribbon cutting and “first pour” will take place today at 1:00 p.m. The new construction building is 8,000 square feet and it features a 150-capacity dining hall with a bar and Euro-pub style bench seating. […]

Halloween Happenings 2015

Halloween Happenings 2015

To keep all of our local listeners up to date on all the Halloween Happenings 2015 in the area we have compiled a list of events that are scheduled to take place through the month of October. October 22: Autumn Celebration in Downtown Ionia The annual Autumn Celebration-Chili Dawg Challenge 2015 This event runs from 4:00 […]

Local Trick Or Treat Hours For Halloween

Local Trick Or Treat Hours For Halloween

Halloween is upon us and we have come up with a list for local trick or treat hours for Halloween around West Michigan in Montcalm County, Ionia County, Kent County, Newaygo County, Mecosta County, Muskegon County, Ottawa County, Allegan County, Gratiot County, Oceana County, Isabella County, Barry County, and a few other counties around the area. […]

Michigan vs Michigan State 2015 - Who is going to win?

Michigan vs Michigan State 2015 – Who is going to win?

Tomorrow is the big game for all you college football fanatics. Is Michigan going to win or is Michigan State? The game can be watched Saturday, October 17th, 2015 at 3:30 PM on ESPN. The game will take place at Michigan Stadium, Ann Arbor, Michigan. According to WhatIfSports, the Spartans have a 53.5% chance of winning, […]

Autumn Celebration-Chili Dawg Challenge 2015

Bringing nearly 6000 people to Main Street in Ionia Michigan, the Autumn Celebration-Chili Dawg Challenge 2015 is scheduled to kick off on October 22nd. This will be the 18th year and runs from 4:00-8:00 PM. All kinds of events will be presented this year including: Independent Bank Chili-Dawg Challenge & Chili-dog Eating Contest (REGISTER HERE) […]

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Montcalm County 4H Fairground Halloween Bash 2015

M1063 is trying something a little different this year. Aside from the yearly Trick-or-Treating with the downtown merchants in Greenville, we have decided to organize the first Halloween Bash at the Montcalm County 4H Fairgrounds located at 8784 Peck Rd. Greenville, Michigan. The first annual WGLM Halloween Bash will take place on Friday October 30th […]

Principal of Baldwin Heights sings What Does The Fox Say

Principal of Baldwin Heights sings What Does The Fox Say

As a reward for box tops the students challenged their principal to sing this song. Instead of just singing it he decided to take it one step further. Mr. Walsh, the principal of Baldwin Heights Elementary School in Greenville, put this video together (with the help of an editor, director, and producer) and it has […]