Promoting volunteerism in Holt

Meet Melanie McNamara

Melanie McNamara is Delhi Townships’ new volunteer bureau coordinator, a new position within the Holt Non Profit Coalition, a 501(c)(3) organization started by the Delhi Downtown Development Authority, that aims to connect volunteers in the community with organizations in need of extra help. “There’s a whole spectrum of ways to volunteer in Holt,” McNamara said. … Continued

Delhi Township launches new website

You can now access Township information from any device!

The Delhi Township website has a new look! The updated layout and features make it faster and easier to find information. Features include: Notify Me – Create a free account to receive email or text notifications for job postings, board meeting agendas and minutes, calendar postings, and more. News Flash – The image at the … Continued

Rick Anthony’s FlowerShoppe

More than 50 years of personalized service

For Rick Anthony, owner of Rick Anthony’s Flower Shoppe in Holt and Lansing, one of the best parts about being a florist is walking alongside his customers through some of their biggest moments in life. “We’re involved in our customers’ personal lives—from their birth of their children to the death of their loved ones and … Continued

Gravity Smokehouse: Smoking the competition

In just over a year, Bruce Kring and his business partners have gone from a fun “what-if” idea to launching their very own restaurant. Gravity Smokehouse & BBQ, which has been operating as a food truck traveling around central Michigan for the past five months, will become Holt’s newest BBQ restaurant this winter. “It wasn’t originally part of the plan,” Kring said. “But the opportunity presented itself and we said, ‘why not?’”

Dart Development helps Delhi Township businesses thrive

For Dart Development, being a business landlord is about more than providing a space for commerce. It’s about going above and beyond for business tenants. “We are always looking for ways to make a difference for businesses and build strong relationships,” said Marsha Zimmerman, marketing manager for Dart Development. An investment arm of Dart Container, … Continued

Fusion Dance

'Changing the world one dance at a time'

For Randi Kay Anthony, owner of Fusion Dance Center, teaching kids how to dance is about much more than perfecting a pirouette or mastering a leap. “We’re trying to teach the kids to win with humility and lose with humility,” she said. “We want kids to respect themselves. We always just say that we’re trying … Continued

Deputy Duling

On Patrol in OurTown

Meet Deputy Andrew Duling

Hello Delhi Township residents, I have recently been given the opportunity to serve as the Delhi Township Downtown Development Authority business officer. I have assumed these responsibilities from Deputy James Rowley who has moved on to a new phase in his career in law enforcement. I look forward to continuing the excellent relationships that James … Continued

Touchdown Rams!

This photo shows the 1950 Holt High School Varsity Football team playing on the Holt Memorial Field on the corner of Aurelius Road and Sycamore Street, the current site of the Holt Junior High School. The 1950 team won the Ingham County League Championship for a third year in a row under Coach Fred Lawrence, … Continued

Quality Dairy set to reopen this winter

After nearly a year of closed doors, Quality Dairy is preparing to reopen their Holt location

“It’s been a long journey for us,” said Ken Martin, the president and co-owner of Quality Dairy. Late last year, an electrical fire at the Holt location forced the store to temporarily shut its doors. “The site had a tremendous number of conflicts we had to work through. The degree of smoke damage we had … Continued