Superior Saw

In a way, Brian Cady has come full circle. He’s moved his arborist business to the building that once housed his dad’s company. Brian’s father, Jack Cady, owned Brady Lawn Equipment until the early 1990s. When Jack sold the company, Brian worked for the new owners until 2001, then built Superior Saw on the property … Continued

Choosing Holt Public Schools

Dr. David Hornak is in his first year as superintendent of Holt Public Schools, but as a 21-year veteran employee in our district, he is passionate about our schools, our community, and especially our students. And he’s not surprised that families from outside the district would choose Holt for their children. “It is our hope … Continued

Occasions begin at Occasions Invitations & Announcements

“Invitations are all about first impressions,” says Mary Bower, owner of Occasions Invitations & Announcements. “They’re the opening act of the event.” Occasions is a moderate to upscale invitation and stationery service, offering invitations, save-the-date cards and all things paper for any event, including graduations, galas, bat/bar mitzvahs – and, of course, weddings. As a … Continued

Introducing Deputy James Rowley, Business Officer

Greetings, everyone in Delhi Township! I am excited to be involved in a different aspect of your community, and a cornerstone at that. I have been awarded the opportunity to serve as your Delhi Township Downtown Development Authority Business Officer. These duties have been passed to me from Deputy Kelly Bowden, who has been promoted … Continued

Cottage Inn Gourmet Pizza

It all began in Ann Arbor in 1948 with the birth of the now-iconic Cottage Inn restaurant.

As the years passed, Cottage Inn’s reputation grew, and the restaurant could no longer accommodate all the folks who craved its gourmet pizza, subs and salads. So, in 1975, the company established a separate carryout and delivery operation. Today, Cottage Inn carryout and delivery franchises number more than 40 in Michigan, Ohio, Florida, the Carolinas … Continued

Culligan Water Conditioning of Lansing

Dedicated to making your water better

When you say, “Hey, Culligan Man!” in the greater Lansing area, that man is Matt Carey. Matt owns Culligan Water Conditioning of Lansing, the franchise his parents bought in 1963. “I was born into it,” says Matt, now a 36-year veteran of the water conditioning business. Despite the business name being Culligan of Lansing, Matt … Continued

Dealer Supply Network

When manager Rachel Garza says that Dealer Supply Network offers “everything car dealers need to run a dealership,” she isn’t kidding. From pennants and banners to inflatables, from all manner of forms to windshield markers and snow removal rakes, Dealer Supply Network has it — and sells it to dealers across the country. Dealer Supply … Continued


Here are some things to look forward to in the coming months!

Holt Farmers Market Summer hours begin Saturday, May 7! The market will be open Saturdays from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Visit for the latest news. Music in the Garden Our favorite free summer concert series returns to Veterans Memorial Gardens on Thursdays in July! Concerts begin at 7 p.m. on July 7, 14, 21 & 28. … Continued

Ram Quarterly and Delhi Neighbor will join Our Town online

If you’re reading this issue of Our Town, you’re likely doing so online. This summer, two other local publications — Holt Public Schools’ Ram Quarterly and Delhi Township’s Delhi Neighbor — are also becoming digital-only publications. And all three will be available at one online location! It’s all about bringing you more information, more conveniently. … Continued