Albion Blog

This page is where you can see the most recent posts. At the bottom of this page you can find all of the posts about each of the categories.


Progress for March 2017 in downtown Albion

Albion Michigan has a few new things happening lately.  A quote from the lively group on the NextDoor Albion site: ...
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Think Music Think Albion

Albion's musical entertainment is bringing in visitors from near and far.   The mainstay of Albion's live music has been Albion ...
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Franke Center Youth Theatre Education Program

The Franke Center in Marshall Michigan was recently awarded a major prize by State Farm Insurance to develop a youth ...
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Old Freight Depot has new owner

We are glad to see new buildings going up in Albion, but also to see new life come to an ...
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Ludington Center Opens – Preview Tour

Also known as the "101" building, the Ludington Center at 101 N. Superior Street, on the corner of W. Cass ...
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General Guide – February 2017

The first celebration of Black History Month took place at Kent State in February 1970. Prior to that time, the ...
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Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Convocation and Community Celebration – Albion Michigan

The annual Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., Convocation and Community Celebration will be on Monday, January 30, 2017, from ...
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Civil Rights Monuments and Sculptures in Michigan and Canada

There was a trail to the north before the Civil War, that was unmarked, except for stories of following the ...
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Bohm II opens for more first run movies

The Bohm II allows the Bohm to show more first run movies and other types of movies at different times ...
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Calhoun County Commissioner District 7

This page shows our county commissioner and the map of District 7 for the county governance: https://www.calhouncountymi.gov/government/board_of_commissioners/ Interesting presentation that ...
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Michigan House of Representatives – District 62

Link to map of representatives on the State of Michigan website: https://www.michigan.gov/documents/cgi/house10statewide_371473_7.pdf Find your representative: http://www.house.mi.gov/mhrpublic/ About the Michigan House ...
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State of Michigan Senate District 19

Albion and all of  Calhoun County are part of District 19.  Source of this map: http://www.senate.michigan.gov/fysbyaddress.html The link above also ...
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US Congressional District 3

Michigan's 3rd Congressional District Population (2010) 705,974 How to contact elected officials (including Michigan U.S. Senators)  for Michigan's US Congressional ...
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City of Albion

The City of Albion is divided into 6 precincts and residents of each precinct have their own City Council person ...
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Calhoun County

Quick facts Calhoun County is a county in the U.S. state of Michigan. As of the 2010 census, the population ...
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Wall Street Journal article about Albion December 2016

Read comments about this post on the Albion College facebook page https://www.facebook.com/albioncollege/posts/10154179032513201 Or read the article online on the following ...
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Classic Matinees at the Bohm

The Bohm Theatre in downtown Albion offers Classic Film Matinees on Fridays at 10:00 a.m. The theme of the films ...
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BUILD ALBION AMERICORPS VISTA INITIATIVE

VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) was founded in 1965 as a national service program to fight poverty in America ...
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National Historic District – Albion

National Register of Historic Places listings in Calhoun County, Michigan Superior Street Commercial Historic District, ID Number P2399 Significant Dates: ...
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Electric Interurban train from olden days

Interurban- Interurbans were mostly, but not exclusively, a Midwest phenomena, existing between about 1900 and 1930.  By 1930 the Great ...
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General Guide – January 2017

Albion and Marshall have both changed a lot in the past few decades. Our communities are now closer than ever ...
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Changes in downtown Albion since 1985

What has changed in Albion since 1985? This art of downtown Albion was posted to the Albion Michigan Arts group ...
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Ludington Center

The corner of Superior and Cass Streets has been the site of construction during 2016 at 101 N. Superior  Street.  ...
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General Guide – December 2016

This General Guide shows some landmarks of both Albion and Marshall that were made possible through donations large and small ...
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General Guide November 2016

The General Guide XXI will be distributed to all students in the Marshall Public Schools, Albion College and in the ...
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