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Mayor’s Blood Drive this Saturday

05/26/11 Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter is sponsoring a Blood Drive this Saturday, May 28th at the farmers’ Market.  Citizens will be able to donate blood from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m. at the Market located at the corner of River and Garro ... Read more...

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County Police Investigate Stolen Gun in Bremen

5/26/11 Marshall County Police are looking for missing gun from Bremen.  On Tuesday, May 17th at approximately 5:24 p.m. Patrolman Bryant of the Marshall County Police Department responded to the 3,000 block of 6th Road in reference to a ... Read more...

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Fred Lintner to Speak at TAC Meeting

05/26/11 The Marshall County Tax Awareness Committee will meet Thursday, May 26th at 7 p.m. in the Laramore meeting room of the Plymouth Public Library at 201 North Center Street.  The May meeting will include a general business meeting ... Read more...

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Historic Steam Locomotive Returns to Northwest Indiana

05/26/11 Summer fun kicks off with a blast of steam as a historic locomotive returns to northwest Indiana for a series of excursions at the Hoosier Valley Railroad Museum. The round-trip steam adventures will take passengers on a scenic ... Read more...

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KIWANIS PEANUT DAYS A BIG SUCCESS

05/26/11The Plymouth Chapter of Kiwanis raised nearly $4,600 in donations this past weekend during their annual Peanut Days fundraiser. 36 members of the local civic organization were out in force at the intersection of Jefferson and ... Read more...

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Blood donations carry special meaning for Memorial Day

05/26/11 While Memorial Day may signal the unofficial start of summer, the holiday’s true meaning is inescapable for those wishing to honor members of the United States Armed Forces.  Making a blood donation through your American Red ... Read more...

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Citizens Invited to Argos Senior Awards & Graduation

05/25/11 Argos Jr.-Sr. High School cordially invites all community members to celebrate with the Argos Class of 2011.  Thursday, May 26th at 6:30PM are Senior Awards and Sunday, May 29th at 2:30PM for Graduation  It is an exciting time ... Read more...

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City Board of Public Works & Safety to Consider Lease for Tower Space with Internet Companies

05/25/11  Monday night City Attorney Nelson Chipman told members of the Board of Public Works and Safety that specifications were provided to four internet providers but only two companies submitted proposals to the city.  The companies ... Read more...

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COUNTRY AUTO CENTER HELPS RAISE $550 FOR AREA SCHOOL

05/25/11  Country Auto Center helped raise $550.00 for Riverside Intermediate School with Chrysler’s Drive for the Kids program. The fundraising event was held on May 5, 2011.  Fifty-five parents and guests each earned a $10 ... Read more...

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MCEDC asks for participation in the 2011 Michiana Wage & Benefit Survey

05/25/11 Data gathering is underway for the annual Michiana Wage & Benefit Survey.  Are you curious as to how your company’s wages and benefits compare with others in the Michiana region?  Are you looking for a basis to plan ... Read more...

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Mayor For A Day Essay Winners

05/25/11  Sixth grade students at Riverside Intermediate School in Plymouth recently participated in the 4th Annual Mayor For A Day Essay contest. A few weeks ago Plymouth Mayor Mark Senter met with the 6th graders and discussed his job ... Read more...

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Books for Babies Project

05/25/11  Argos 3rd graders stuffed book-bags for Marshall County’s newborn babies last week.  The Books for Babies Project is sponsored by the Marshall County Reading Council with the goal that new parents read to their babies.  ... Read more...

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Park Department and Miller’s Offers Free Concert for Seniors

05/25/11  Ed Parzygant of Chicago will perform at the Young Amphitheatre on Wednesday, May 25th at 2:30 p.m. He will present a tribute to Johnny Cash.  This concert is a partnership between the Plymouth Parks Department and Miller’s ... Read more...

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Stacy Wins Opener at Plymouth Speedway

05/25/11 This past Friday night the weather was spectacular at the Plymouth Speedway for their season opener presented by Carnegie Towing. The night featured four classes of cars and hot racing action from the start of practice to the ... Read more...

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Museum Plans Open House for Military Quarters Room

05/25/11 The Marshall County Museum would like to invite the public to an open house for the Military Quarters exhibit room on Thursday, May 26 from 4:00 – 6:00 p.m. This room is dedicated to the service of Brigadier General David ... Read more...

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Marshall County Excapes Major Damage from Sunday’s Storm

05/24/11  Sunday evening’s storm sent emergency crews around Marshall County out into the rain and wind several times.  City police responded to North Michigan Street where a large limb of a tree fell on a car that was traveling in the ... Read more...

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City Council to Consider Up to A 3% Raise for 2012

05/24/11 Members of the Plymouth Common Council heard first reading of the 2012 Paid Holiday Ordinance.  The ordinance calls for 12 paid holidays next year including Martin Luther King Day, Good Friday and Veterans Day.  Two days are ... Read more...

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Dr. Ronald May Receives Leader of the Year Award

05/24/11 Leadership Marshall County (LMC), a program of the Marshall County Community Foundation and the United Way of Marshall County presented Dr. Ronald May with the third Leader of the Year Award on May 11, 2011 in recognition of his ... Read more...

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Arrests by City Officers

05/24/11 Plymouth Police stays strong in cracking down on Intoxicated Drivers with two arrests over the weekend. On Thursday May 19th at approximately 11:35pm Officer Dearfield of the Plymouth Police Department made a routine traffic stop ... Read more...

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Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting at Goody’s

05/24/11 Last week staff and management from Goody’s were joined by representatives from the Plymouth Area Chamber of Commerce and Mayor Mark Senter for a Grand Opening Ribbon Cutting Ceremony in front of the store at 2009 North Michigan ... Read more...