South Haven

7:24 am
Tue March 25, 2014

Tug Boat Rescued From Black River in South Haven

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Coast Guard still not sure why Wilhelm Baum sank
SOUTH HAVEN - The old saying "Don't give up the ship" certainly could apply to the crew that salvaged the historic Wilhelm Baum tugboat over the weekend.
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4:00 pm
Thu January 30, 2014

21st annual Ice Breaker Festival brings a cool chill to South Haven

There will be 53 blocks of ice waiting to be carved at this year's Ice Breaker Festival.
Courtesy of the South Haven Area Chamber of Commerce

As the saying goes, if you can't beat 'em, join 'em. Since we can't all melt the snow outside our windows, we might as well celebrate the season.

The weather outside sets the perfect tone for the 21st annual Ice Breaker Festival, taking place in South Haven Friday Jan. 31 through Sunday Feb. 2.

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7:28 am
Tue January 21, 2014

South Haven streamlines process to demolish unsafe buildings

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Demolition of former church is expected to begin at end of April
SOUTH HAVEN - City officials here are so worried about the condition of a boarded-up former church downtown that it is surrounded by barricades and police tape to keep people away. But the situation will be remedied soon, when the structure is demolished.
4:45 pm
Tue November 5, 2013

Trail to connect downtown South Haven and Van Buren State Park

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The open house for the project will be Wednesday at 5 p.m. at the South Haven City Hall.
SOUTH HAVEN, MI - City officials and residents this week will discuss a plan to create a bicycle path connecting downtown South Haven to Van Buren State Park. An open house for the Van Buren County Trail Project is slated for 5 to 7 p.m.
1:54 pm
Thu October 24, 2013

Waterfront Film Festival to say in South Haven for 2014

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Festival was in Saugatuck until moving to South Haven for this year's festival
The Waterfront Film Festival is returning to South Haven for 2014. "Through a partnership of financial donors, the city government, the South Haven Center for the Arts, CVB and chamber, Waterfront Film Festival will expand to be bigger and better in 2014," said festival co-founder Hopwood DePree said.