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3 Pillars Music

A Benton Harbor Arts District music store featuring new and preloved instruments, musical accessories, vinyl records, turntables, amps and speakers.

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Advanced Family Eyecare Downtown

Our Downtown Optical Shoppe, located in beautiful downtown St. Joseph, will amaze you with exclusive frame selections. Book your eye exam with Dr. Jeff Scieszka today or walk-ins accepted on Wednesdays and Saturdays. Most insurance plans accepted.

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Blue Moon Vintage Market

Open the 4th weekend of each month from March Thru December (Friday-Sunday). 6000+ square feet of vintage, primitives, salvage and more! food vendors and live music on Saturday!

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Bound For Freedom

We are a for purpose business & movement that sells products which bring freedom to people found in poverty, sex trafficking, and many other injustices all over the world.

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Chartreuse: A Local Art Co-Op

Chartreuse is an artist-owned and operated art co-operative, located in downtown St. Joseph. With over 20 members, we offer our work directly to our customers at fair prices.

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Crystal Springs Florist

Crystal Springs Florist & Greenhouse was founded in 1947 by two German brothers, Gerhard and Guenther Siegert. Third generation, family-owned and operated, we strive for quality and customer service.

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Days of Yore Antiques & Collectibles

Days of Yore Antiques features vintage and costume jewelry, mid-Century to Victorian antiques, a men's section, smalls, linens, china, glass and related gifts Winner of best antique shop in SW Michigan for 14 years.

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DK Boutique

A womens boutique featuring all the latest styles in clothing, jewelry and accessories. Including Pandora Jewelry, Spanx bodyshapes and Naot shoes.

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Edgewater Gifts

Edgewater Gifts has the area's largest selection of sterling silver jewelry at fantastic prices. You can find everything from St. Joseph Souvenirs to clothing.

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Elephants Breath Antiques

Quality Antique & Vintage Furniture from the 19th century - Modern. Specialize in Arts & Crafts Period Furniture, Decorative Arts, primitives, books, unique clothes, shoes, purses, hats & jewelry. New; quality repurposed furniture & industrial items.

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Forever Books

Serving the community for over 16 years, Forever Books is an independent book store with a diverse selection for adults and children plus toys, games, and book-themed gifts for all ages! Shop 24/7 at!

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Friends by Design

Friends by Design is a specialty women's clothing boutique that caters to the uniqueness of every customer with beautiful fashions and one-of-a-kind accessories.

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FuzzyButz Pet Bakery

Unique pet accessories including leads, collars, clothing and grooming products.

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G&M Variety

G&M Variety is a store that dates back to 1939 when it was under the name of G.C. Murphy Co.? It carries everything from food to hardware and anything in between.

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Gallery on the Alley

Gallery on the Alley, "the destination for art lovers since 1988," is a contemporary art boutique featuring the work of over 175 talented American artists.

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Grins of St. Joseph

Put a smile on your face - clothing, signs, jewelry, fun!

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HarborTown Interiors

Voted BEST OF REGION 2012 by Shore Magazine. Offering a beautiful array of fabulously fun home furnishings. Specializing in relaxed living spaces with fantastic selection of furniture, rugs, pillows, lamps, and accessories.

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Lambrecht's Liquors Inc

Lambrecht's is your one-stop shop for wine, spirits, and beer. We also specialize in cigars, and beer and wine making kits.

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Lana's Boutique

Lana's Boutique offers many brands of designer denim and can help you find that perfect pair of jeans to fit your size and shape!

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Landis Clothing Company

Full line of men's clothing....serving St. Joseph with formal rentals, fittings and exceptional service.

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Lazy Daisy

New to St Joseph MI, THE LAZY DAISY is and extension of Lana's Boutique home goods collections.

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Moxie's Boutique

Moxie's Boutique is committed to creating the ultimate boutique shopping experience...

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Nye's Apple Barn & Farms

Our Farm Market is literally seconds off of I-94, on your way Silver Beach. Quality locally home grown fruits/veggies. We grow our own raspberries, peaches, pears, plums, apples, grapes and vegetables, Amish baked goods, jam, honey, syrup.

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Olive Cart

High quality extra virgin olive oils and aged balsamic vinegars in our St Joseph store for your gourmet cooking pleasures.

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Outpost Sports

Outpost Sports is your seasonal headquarters for outdoor activities. Whether kayaking the lakes of Michigan or shredding the local slopes- Outpost is here to cater to your outdoor fun!

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Parable Christian Store

Locally-owned full-service Christian bookstore. We offer a wonderful selection of personalized gifts, Bibles, family friendly DVDs, music, cards and books in a relaxing environment. Stop in for a moment for a wonderful "shopping break!"

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Piggott's Farm Market & Bakery

Piggott's Farm Market & Bakery offers the freshest Michigan produce in season. We feature all of your favorites including, strawberries, blueberries, peaches, apples, tomatoes, pumpkins, fresh baked goods, fresh cut Christmas trees and much more!

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Purely Michigan

We offer products focused on Michigan. New products but with a vintage feel. Beer & Wine. Purely Michigan, Discover Yours.

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Slumberland Furniture

Our mission is to improve the life of each customer. We will work with enthusiasm and care to ensure a positive Slumberland experience.

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State Street Antiques

Antiques and collectibles from the Victorian Era through the 1970's

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State Street Stuff

Tired of stark and stale? Check out our Daring and Different Stuff! State Street Stuff Guaranteed Giggles-Your destination for FUN!

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The Candlestick Maker

The Area's Largest Selection of Room Fragrance, Plus Nautical Crafts, Home Decor, Hand Loomed Rugs, Novelty Signs, Himalayan Salt Products, Greeting Cards, Hand Made Soap and Jewelry, and Local Beach Glass.

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The Christmas Tree

We are a "year-round" Christmas shop that carries a broad line of ornaments, Christmas decorations and gifts, candles, wind chimes, baby gifts and more.

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The Natural Gem

Custom Jewelry Design & Gold Casting. Appraisals & Custom Gem Cutting and Jewelry Repair Done in House. We also have rocks, minerals and fossils that would be a great Christmas gift for your loved ones... So, stop down and see us!!!!!

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The Toy Company

The Toy Company opened in downtown St. Joseph in 1986 and has been a favorite destination for children and their families ever since. Parents can shop easily and see which toys their children are most drawn to.

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Third Coast Surf Shop

Since 2005, our mission at Third Coast Surf Shop has been to spread the joy of the surfing lifestyle in the Great Lakes. Come see us!

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V&A Bootery

Better footwear for men and women in a broad ranges of styles and sizes. V&A Bootery specializes in Ugg Classic, Merrell, Ecco, Keen, Clarks, Comfort, Teva and more.

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Waterfront Framing & Fine Art

Browse through our selection of unframed artwork and photography. Bring in your atrwork, memorabilia or photographs for the best in custom framing with visualization of your completed project. Consultation & installation available

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Wolf's Marine

Wolf's Marine is the Midwest's largest marine accessory store. You can find top quality marine products at discount prices either in our store or online.

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Wednesday Round Up: Spring Wine Part 3

Written by Tess Carragher on 04/27/2016

April is Michigan Wine Month! Local wineries recommended spring wines to us; we shared the flavor profiles the first week, then learned more about the winemakers and names last week. This week, we’re pairing food with the wine!

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Dablon Winery, Round Barn Winery, and Lemon Creek Winery pairings; photos from their Instagram accounts. Click to follow!

We asked wineries to give us 3 words to describe their spring wine, as well as recommended food pairings. Check out what the local wineries had to say!

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Member Monday: Sarett Nature Center

Written by Tess Carragher on 04/25/2016

Each Monday, we'll blog about our members! Our Member Monday posts will feature stories, pictures and ideas from the members that make up St. Joe Today.  

Sarett Nature Center
2300 Benton Center Rd. Benton Harbor, MI 49022
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The landscape in Michigan’s Great Southwest is more than just beautiful beaches. Heading north on Red Arrow Highway, you’ll find the Sarett Nature Center. Here in the Paw Paw River valley, there’s trails to discover, incredible birdwatching, and lots of programs about forest and river life.

FrontofSarettNatureCenter  Entrance to the Sarett Nature Center; photo from their Facebook page. 


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Whitney Behnke

Executive Director
St. Joseph Today

 Tess Carragher

Tess Carragher

Membership Coordinator
St. Joseph Today

Jill Stone

Former Executive Director
St. Joseph Today

Lauren Kniebes

Lazy Ballerina Winery