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Albion Michigan is going through many changes. You can see some of them here on AlbionMich.net and the General Guide.

Albion is becoming known for its live music and is bringing more musicians and artists to town to enjoy our welcoming city.  The Calendar page in the menu sidebar has links to official and current information.

Learn more about Albion’s Farmers’ Markets.  Walking and biking trails converge in  Albion, including the North Country Trail and the Iron Belle Trail.  See where to visit regional historic locations and area arts, here on AlbionMich.net.


News about Albion and nearby – some from The Recorder

December Snapshots Gallery

December Snapshots Gallery

The Albion Aglow Parade often takes place on the first Friday in December. The week ... Read More
Gwen Tabb

Cozy Up with Art 2019

Cozy Up with Art is an Albion tradition that began in 2003 as an event ... Read More
Labor Day Albion 2019 - Walk the Trail

Labor Day Albion Walk the Trail – Albion Michigan 2019

Click the photos to see the enlargements. Captions are located above the images. It was ... Read More
Forks Senior Center activities will help keep older community members busy this winter

Forks Senior Center activities will help keep older community members busy this winter

  By MICHELLE MUELLER Contributing Writer ©The Recorder January 16, 2020 During the chilly first ... Read More
E-ntroductions

E-ntroductions

Upon returning from Albion, I resume walking in the Bronx with the intention of finding ... Read More
Albion’s Suicide Prevention Coalition begins its work

Albion’s Suicide Prevention Coalition begins its work

  By MICHELLE MUELLER Contributing Writer ©The Recorder January 16, 2020 In October 2019, a ... Read More
A poem about Albion by Robert Holland, Jr. changes history

A poem about Albion by Robert Holland, Jr. changes history

Albion’s segregated ice cream parlor was immortalized in a poem by native son Robert Holland, ... Read More
Leading Albion’s United Methodist Church Despite an Uncertain Future

Leading Albion’s United Methodist Church Despite an Uncertain Future

Leading Albion’s United Methodist Church Despite an Uncertain Future By SYLVIA BENAVIDEZ Contributing Writer For ... Read More
Purple Gang - Part 2 - by Frank Passic

Purple Gang – Part 2 – by Frank Passic

THE PURPLE GANG, PART 2 Morning Star, December 15, 1996, pg. 21 (Continued from December ... Read More

Historical Business Profiles

A Reunion of Friends and Key Workers of Albion's Industrial Past

A Reunion of Friends and Key Workers of Albion’s Industrial Past

By SYLVIA BENAVIDEZ Contributing Writer Albion-The Victory Park picnic shelter looked like it was filled with ordinary people enjoying a ... Read More
Homestead Savings Bank Celebrates 130 Years in Albion

Homestead Savings Bank Celebrates 130 Years in Albion

By SYLVIA BENAVIDEZ Contributing Writer Albion- June 27, 2019 In May of 1981, Homestead Savings Bank was completed where it ... Read More
Lopez Taco House Historical Profile

Lopez Taco House Historical Profile

Lopez Taco House  began when Maria Lopez began to appreciate that her talents for cooking might lead to a business ... Read More
Cascarelli's Historical Portfolio

Cascarelli’s Historical Portfolio

Cascarelli's Albion is perhaps the longest-standing business in downtown Albion, Michigan. Read here to learn more history of this business ... Read More
Dickerson Music Co.  Historic Business Profile

Dickerson Music Co. Historic Business Profile

Dickerson Music Co. has been serving the music needs of Albion for over 60 years.   As part of our in-depth coverage ... Read More
Huntington Bank Albion Branch closes

Huntington Bank Albion Branch closes

The building at 207 S. Superior Street was the location of Huntington Bank, Albion branch that closed on January 8, ... Read More

Cultural District of Albion


Albion – Trails and Community Engagement

Becky Cunningham Friend of Falling Waters

A Friend of Falling Wa...

This In Memoriam is published by The Recorder online, in part, due ... Read More
Purple Gang Walking Tour

Purple Gang Walking To...

From wikipedia: Founded 1920s Founding location Detroit, Michigan, United States Years active ... Read More
Labor Day Albion - Holland Park

Labor Day Albion ̵...

 Labor Day Albion 2019 - Walk the Trail included an educational ... Read More
Labor Day Albion Walk the Trail - Albion Michigan 2018

Labor Day Albion Walk ...

Labor Day Albion - Walk the Trail Albion Health Care Alliance and ... Read More
Labor Day Albion - Tour of History Hill in Holland Park

Labor Day Albion ̵...

Labor Day Albion Walk the Trail is planned for Monday September 2, ... Read More
Aerial drone photo of Victory Park Waterfall by Gannon Cottone – March 18, 2016

Victory Park Waterfall...

This view of the waterfall in Victory Park shows one of the ... Read More
Albion - Hub of Trails

Albion – Hub of ...

A one-mile recreational trail will wind its way through the community and ... Read More
Art and Purple Gang locations near the Albion River Trail

Art and Purple Gang lo...

This Interactive Google Map shows several types of locations near the Albion ... Read More