Archive for Tag Archives: ' Community'

Albion Heritage Bed and Breakfast Serves Up Hospitality and Collects Stories

The Albion Heritage Bed and Breakfast has been a familiar face in the Albion community for the past 12 years. Because of its location so close to Albion College’s campus, it is a common spot for [...]

More Books and More

So many new establishments are making their way to Albion. Soon there’ll be a hotel in town, a Taco Bell and more additions to the town. However, in downtown Albion, there’s a “For Sale” sign on [...]

Taco Bell Scheduled to Open This Summer

Right across the street from the ice cream shop Frosty Dan’s, a new restaurant is underway. A Taco Bell is scheduled to open its doors this summer, attracting hungry customers driving past on I-94 and at [...]

Second Big Read Likely to Catch Fire

  Last fall Albion was put under the spell of Ursula K. Le Guin’s The Wizard of Earthsea. Through the National Endowment of the Arts’ Big Read grant, Albion became one of 75 cities to receive [...]

Alum Is Cooking Up Opportunity

Lately, Albion College alumnus Patrick Lopez ‘15 has been serving up some mean economic entrees to the local community. Moving from California to Idaho to Michigan, the current farmers market director now finds himself in charge [...]

EpIQ Escapes in Jackson

Trying to find something fun to do while bored at Albion can be difficult. Too many nights at the Bohm and the Bogar have become monotonous and bowling has gotten a bit repetitive. However, less than [...]

Backward Progress

In the plant world, most plants can fall into two different categories: perennials and annuals. As a child my mother, a certified master gardener, tried her darnedest to teach me the difference between the two, and [...]

Profile: Mitchell on a Mission

Guest Post by Victoria Stewart Students at Albion College live in the city of Albion without recognizing what goes into maintaining this community. Behind the scenes, many unsung heroes dedicate their time and hard work in [...]

Albion Community School Faces Changes

Albion Community School (ACS) is in danger of closing. The K-8 is has been battling debt for years, but the State Department of Treasury has now stepped in to issue an analysis of its fiscal condition. [...]

Behind Closed Doors: A Look Inside Three Vacant Buildings on Campus

Have you ever noticed the old brick school on your way to Biggby? Have you ever found yourself by a large stone church after wandering too far right from Goodrich? Or maybe you’re curious about the [...]