Battle Creek

"Through some simple tweaks to its website and possible ordinance changes, the city of Battle Creek could improve its redevelopment process over the next year, according to a state report released last week." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"A 3.3-magnitude earthquake that struck 13 miles southeast of Battle Creek about 11:43 a.m. today has been confirmed. The United States Geological Survey posted the information on its website. Its Community Internet Intensity Map reported residents feeling the quake as far south as northern Indiana and as far north as Holland." (Battle Creek Enquirer)

There’s potential market for some 400 new residential units in downtown Battle Creek in the near future — and about half of those who would fill them already live in the city, according to results of a study presented Thursday. (Battle Creek Enquirer)

The BC Vision Steering Committee and Task Forces announced a plan Wednesday for BC Vision, a blueprint for action in the community focusing on jobs, education and civic pride. The three-pillar plan is the result of nearly a year of research and community engagement by the W.K. Kellogg Foundation and Kellogg Co. as well as local leadership and area residents. (Battle Creek Enquirer)

"Networks have made their decisions on their shows and we now know which programs will be returning. Were some promising new programs canceled before they got a chance to shine? We now know which TV shows will be reappearing next fall. As usual, many of the programs were relatively new." (The Christian Science Monitor)