Eaton Rapids

A New Chapter for the Storybook House

A New Chapter for the Storybook House

Deb Malewski Contributing Writer Bill Darr and his wife, Deb Czajka Measner are the new owners of one of the architectural gems of Eaton Rapids, the fieldstone house on River Street known as “The Storybook House.” Built in 1918 by Merton and Maggie Bromeling, the...

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Lindsay Peters Leaving ERMC

Lindsay Peters Leaving ERMC

Deb Malewski Contributing Writer Some employees become so much a part of their workplace that you can’t imagine them doing anything else. That’s the case with Lindsay Peters, who for 11 years has worked as the Director of Marketing and Development at Eaton Rapids...

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Adventurous Aggie Visits Hamlin Park

Adventurous Aggie Visits Hamlin Park

Mary Burleson Contributing Writer As you head south out of Eaton Rapids on South Clinton Trail, blink and you’ll miss a hidden gem of Eaton County. Hamlin Park is located next to the Hamlin Township Fire Department. At first glance it simply looks like a gravel...

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Remembering When – The Pickle Factory

Remembering When – The Pickle Factory

Deb Malewski Contributing Writer It was the smell that many people remember. A tart, vinegary scent that lingered over most of the town when pickle production was in full swing. Eaton Rapids was home to the Heifetz Pickle Factory starting in 1958 and ending in 1997....

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The Curb Stalker, Finding Art in Junk

The Curb Stalker, Finding Art in Junk

Deb Malewski Contributing Writer Waste not, want not, it’s often said. Bryan Russell of Eaton Rapids not only believes this, but he also lives it. Nothing gives him as much joy as finding an interesting item at the side of the road that’s been slated for the dump,...

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Getting to Know – Helen Broom

Getting to Know – Helen Broom

Deb Malewski Contributing Writer 2012 was a year of major change for Helen Broom. That was the year she got married, moved over 800 miles to a new home in a new state, and got her three kids started back to school in that new state—all in the same week. Now, almost...

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