Local Radio Program will feature the Michigan Irish Music Festival

Local Radio Program will feature the Michigan Irish Music Festival

By Victor Skinner Muskegon – The 2020 Michigan Irish Music Festival was canceled because of the coronavirus, but Muskegon’s 100.9 FM is making sure it’s not forgotten. Throughout the summer the station’s Irish music show Sounds Like Ireland has worked to keep the genre’s annual festivals alive amid the worldwide pandemic, providing a virtual line-up […]

Baker College to Host Virtual Commencement for 2020 Graduates Sunday June 14

Baker College to Host Virtual  Commencement for 2020 Graduates Sunday June 14

 WHAT:              In response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, Baker College will host a Virtual Commencement ceremony to honor and celebrate its 2020 graduating class.  Although a virtual celebration can’t replace the experience of a traditional commencement ceremony, Baker College is working hard to ensure the online event will give every Class of 2020 graduate the honor and […]

MCC to Hold Weeklong Virtual Commencement Celebration June 22-26

MCC to Hold Weeklong Virtual Commencement Celebration June 22-26

Muskegon Community College will hold a weeklong virtual Commencement on June 22-26 to honor its Class of 2020 graduates, MCC President Dale K. Nesbary announced in an email to the campus community today. “The daily video tributes will feature popular elements of the traditional MCC Commencement ceremony, which was scheduled this year for May 6 […]

Muskegon Summer Wine Up to Happen This Summer

Muskegon Summer Wine Up to Happen This Summer

Muskegon – Organizers announced today, plans are still underway to hold the Second Annual “Muskegon Summer Wine Up” on its new date – Saturday, August 1st at Hackley Park. The event, which was originally planned for June 13th has been moved to its current date of August 1st, according to organizer Rich Berry of Cumulus Radio. “Our […]

Lakeshore Art Festival Cancels 2020 Event

Lakeshore Art Festival Cancels 2020 Event

Muskegon, MI – It is with great sadness that we announce the cancellation of Lakeshore Art Festival 2020 due to health concerns over COVID-19. The event was slated to take place July 3 and 4 in Downtown, Muskegon. While a great deal of time was taken to consider alternative ways to host the show this year, […]

Unity Music Festival Cancels for 2020

Unity Music Festival Cancels for 2020

Statement: “Based on the current COVID/quarantine situation and the restrictions on events, we are very sad to announce the Unity Christian Music Festival/20th Anniversary Celebration will not be taking place this summer, but will be rescheduled for August 11, 12, 13 and 14, 2021”, said Festival Director Kevin Newton. “While we know this news is a […]

Muskegon to host Social Equity Workshop

Muskegon to host Social Equity Workshop

Muskegon – The Marijuana Regulatory Agency (MRA) announced the participants in two stakeholder workgroups to discuss and provide suggestions regarding the Social Equity Program. The first workgroup will take place in Detroit on February 5, 2020 from 10:00am – 1:00 p.m. The second workgroup will take place in Muskegon on February 12, 2020 from 11:00am […]

Muskegon Conference to feature former Detroit Lions QB

Muskegon Conference to feature former Detroit Lions QB

Muskegon – The ReCon Veteran Resilience Conference will be returning to Downtown Muskegon on Thursday, May 28, for its third year of assisting military veterans, their families, and veteran service providers in developing the tools they need to lead resilient lives after leaving the military.  Resilience is one of the pillars to overcoming ongoing life […]