Many people don't know that there is an organization in Alliance that is responsible for collecting, organizing and preserving items pertaining to the history of the city of Alliance. The Alliance Historical Society has been doing this work since its inception in 1939. One of the founding members was Mabel Hartzell, a prominent citizen who bequeathed her home and its... Read Story.
2012 marks the fifth season for the Alliance Farmers' Market, whose motto is "THE place to be on Saturday mornings." Setting up shop in downtown Alliance on the corner of Main Street and Mechanic Avenue near the red caboose, the Alliance Farmers' Market features locally grown produce, homemade baked goods, and other local items. Vegetables, fruits, meat, honey, baked goods,... (20 Comments)Read Story.
History plays an important role in the Alliance we know today. The town, which was formed from the union of several small villages, traces its history back to 1850. Hundreds of years before that, though, the land in which the town sits was occupied by Hopewell Native Americans, a group of indigenous peoples that flourished all over the northeastern United... (101 Comments)Read Story.
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