State Honors Colon As Magic Capital

SR-154, As Adopted by Senate, May 15, 2012 Senator Caswell offered the following resolution: Senate Resolution No. 154. A resolution commemorating the 75th Anniversary of the Abbott’s Magic Get Together. Whereas, Since 1934, the village of Colon in St. Joseph …

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Magic Flea Market Delivers Bargains To Magicians On An Active Saturday In Colon

An extraordinary day this past Saturday (May 12) in the Magic Capital with plenty of activities for the entire family. Kids were busy taking advantage of the new playground in the park (in between rain showers). Meanwhile the Friends of …

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Get Together Performer Leads Magic Delegation to North Korea

U.S. Magicians Visit North Korea In April a delegation of prominent American magicians visited North Korea, the first group of U.S. performers invited to that country since the New York Philharmonic performed in Pyongyang, the capital, in January, 2008 Led …

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River Lake Inn Sunday Supper Club

River Lake Inn is delighted to offer a new program designed to cure the most severe case of cabin fever this winter. They are calling it the Sunday Supper Club. The Sunday Supper Club began on Sunday, January 8 and …

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Magic Flea Market May 12th

The Abbott Flea Market/Auction is an annual event which will take place May 12th in the Colon Elementary School. Admission and the bidding card is free (you only pay if you want to sell magic, $30 a table and available …

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Chamber Meeting Thursday (Jan.19) at Noon

Don’t forget the January meeting of the Colon Area Chamber of Commerce this Thursday (Jan. 19) at noon. We will be discussing the River Co. advertising among other things

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Abbott Props Make Prime Time on Big Bang Theory

Last November an order came in from “The Big Bang Theory” for several magic props including an Abbott Classic Square Circle. The episode that features the prop(s), entitled “The Shiny Trinkets Maneuver” will air this upcoming Thursday at 8pm EST …

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Full Speed Ahead On Park

All the planning and issues on completing the community park under the Michigan grant have been resolved and it is full speed ahead on completing all or most of the park construction this Fall and next Spring – just in …

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Fall Harvest Festival

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Final Preparations for Magic Week Begins

A brief visit to Colon this week will show Magic Week as a work in progress. Abbott Magic was in the process of moving their entire inventory across town to the Elementary School (which is in the process of being …

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