Yearly Archive: 2014

Bean Creek Festival planned for Sept. 6

August 21, 2014– Many people have been questioning whether there will be a Bean Creek Heritage Festival in Hudson this year. Yes, there will be. The festival organization has been in turmoil the last few months, and the decision was… (Read more)

Trail work getting under way

August 18, 2014 — Work on the Engle Trail, the last link in the 3.5 mile loop trail around the eastern part of the city, gets under way this week. The trail is funded by $120,000 of federal Congestion Mitigation… (Read more)

Council approves Tiger’s Den demolition

August 14, 2014 — The Hudson City Council has wrestled for years over doing something about the deteriorated Tiger’s Den building on North Church Street, but the end of the battle may be in sight. The building was damaged by… (Read more)

Schools to seek millage renewal

August 14, 2014 — Hudson Area Schools will be seeking a renewal of the 18-mill non-homestead property tax millage at the November election. The millage is automatically rolled back a small percentage annually by the Headlee amendment, so the renewal… (Read more)

Carnegie Library millage passes

August 6, 2014 — A .75 mill proposal to fund the Hudson Carnegie District Library was passed by voters on Tuesday — but just barely. The vote totals were: Hudson City Yes 160 No 101 Hudson Twp. Yes 99 No… (Read more)

Center for Science and Industry set to open

July 31, 2014 — By Bill Mullaly Big things are taking place at the new Southern Michigan Center for Science and Industry (SMCSI), located in the former M&S corporate office building just inside the city limits east of town. Open… (Read more)

Voters to decide library funding

July 31, 2014 — A .75 mill library bond issue will appear on the August 5 primary election ballot. The millage, expected to raise approximately $105,000, is intended to provide a stable, independent source of funding for the Hudson Carnegie… (Read more)

Hudson Dairy innovates large scale dairy farming

There was pride in Milk Source Director of Public Affairs Bill Harke‚Äôs eyes as he surveyed the former Southern Michigan Dairies facility, now the Hudson Dairy, located south of Hudson on 127. Currently home to 2200 cows — of which… (Read more)

Clark Memorial Tournament a success

July 17, 2014 — The 14th annual David Clark Memorial Youth Baseball Tournament was held over the weekend here in Hudson with 14 teams participating in the annual tourney. The winner was a team from Defiance, Ohio, as the Defiance… (Read more)