Long 18-Month Wait for the Right Storefront is Over!
One of the longest waits for an open storefront in Dowagiac came to an end in May with the opening of Don and Erica Pye's new business, 269 Apparel, within Donker Shopping Plaza.
At the May 1 ribbon-cutting ceremony, Mayor Don Lyons shared advice given to him by his father. "Son, the harder you work, the luckier you will be."
Chamber Spotlight Shines on C. Wimberley Auto Mall
"North or south, there's no better deal!"
This successful advertising slogan has not only embedded itself into the landscape of our minds, it also touts the two locations of C. Wimberely Auto Group, which employs more than 60 people.
Art Found Gallery Enhances Dowagiac's Apppreciation of the Arts
The infusion of art in a community speaks to both the economic vitality of a city and how the community sees itself.
As City and Chamber leaders May 15 cut the ribbon on Dowagiac's newest gallery, Art Found, owner Steve Roll and his wife, Mary Rose, were greeted with open arms.