Riley Connell

Riley Connell is a senior at Central Michigan University majoring in journalism and minoring in broadcast and cinematic arts. She has written for CMU's student-run publication Grand Central Magazine for two years and is now the editor-in-chief. After obtaining her degree, Riley would like to become a full-time feature writer. In her free time, Riley enjoys listening to music, trying new food, and collecting vintage clothing. She grew up in Metro Detroit and currently resides in Mt. Pleasant.

Feature Story ADU6
Feature Story 301 East High Street Home
Development News Andrea Paladino

Doozie’s Ice Cream Place opens for the season


Feature Story Yum Baked Goods Owner

Yum Baked Goods offers gluten-free goodies


Feature Story Ella Bringer
Feature Story Ken Williams poses for a photo in front of his home at 502 S. University St. which is receiving major renovations.
Feature Story MyMichigan Health Behavioral Health Therapy Program
Feature Story Grant to the Mt. Pleasant Fire Department Radio System Update

Mt. Pleasant Fire Department updates radio equipment


Development News Ignite Donuts Cafe

Ignite Donuts' cafe opens in Mt. Pleasant


Development News Row for a Cure Marathon

Evolution Fitness to host Row for the Cure fundraiser


Development News Fall Drinks

Get a taste of fall in Mt. Pleasant


Feature Story Harvest Art Fest

First-ever Harvest Art Fest is coming to Shepherd


Feature Story Indigenous People’s Day

MidMichigan College honors Indigenous People’s Day


Feature Story CVB Buttons

Local businesses to sport maroon and gold during CMU home games


Development News Outdoor Fitness Center
Feature Story The Green Spot Pub

The Green Spot Pub welcomes new owner