Get connected with Holt Community Connect

Do you know what’s happening in our community? Do you want to be more involved, learn or do something new, or volunteer your time?

Holt Community Connect is for you. A new nonprofit organization, HCC is designed to connect, cross-promote and support Delhi organizations, businesses and events. Executive Director Marcy Bishop Kates invites you to visit Holt Community Connect’s Facebook page and see what’s happening. She’s also posted community calendars for a variety of local organizations on public Google … Continued

Delphi Glass

Expanding creativity

Since its founding in 1972, Delphi Glass has been synonymous with art glass supplies in the Lansing area. Four decades later, the company’s reach is global. “Ninety percent of our business is online,” said Lisa Parks, general manager of Delphi for the past 10 years. “Of that, about 10 percent is international. We ship to … Continued

Tradesmen International

Providing jobs to area construction workers, supporting contractors with skilled contingent workforces

The concept behind Tradesmen International is simple: Connect skilled tradespeople on a contingent basis with the contractors and subcontractors who need them. And the benefits are many for all involved. “From the contractor’s standpoint, it helps them maintain the balance between the work and the workforce,” said Ed Rojeck, corporate marketing director. Contractors can operate … Continued

On Patrol in OURTOWN

More tips to protect yourself from fraud

Over the past several issues, we have discussed tricks con artists use to steal your personal information and valuables. We conclude this series with tips on ways you can protect yourself from two of the most common fraud threats—telemarketing fraud and identity theft. Tips for Avoiding Telemarketing Fraud: It’s very difficult to get your money … Continued

At Home Doctors

Expert care in the comfort of home

In 2010, there were more than 40 million people aged 65 and older in the U.S. As the senior population continues to grow, new health care options—like At Home Doctors —become increasingly important. Designed to serve seniors and others who have difficulty leaving the house, At Home Doctors allows patients to receive medical care in … Continued

Next up: Ram Trail!

The Delhi Township board of trustees has unanimously approved the master plan guiding the township’s parks strategy for the next five years—and the top priority item is now in its early stages.

Land is being cleared for Ram Trail, a mile-long non- motorized trail that will connect Eifert Road to the Holt High School complex, said Delhi Parks and Recreation Director Mark Jenks. Funding for the $1.3 million project was secured from the Michigan Department of Transportation and the Delhi Township general fund. Ram Trail will run … Continued