Our Services


IrishHillsLive.com is owned and operated by the Schepeler Corporation, and is a sister publication of the Brooklyn Exponent, but with a major difference.

Operating Irish hills Live.com allows us to focus on news up to the minute, when warranted. It is designed to be a fun, inter-active vehicle, and will allow people in and around the Irish Hills, and those outside of the area wanting to learn more about it, instant access.

Businesses interested in supporting local journalism by advertising in the Irish Hills Live.com can reach a broad audience from our pages. These stories will be shared hundreds and even thousands of times, and read by tens of thousands of people of all ages and income levels.

To learn more about advertising, see below.

Printing services

We offer a complete line of printing services, from color copying to offset printing to folding, stitching, mailing and more.

We have graphic artists on staff who can help get your vision on paper or online, and turn your projects into reality.

We print and mail our own newspaper right here in Brooklyn, as well as seven other weekly publications. If you are considering putting out a mailing, we can help you explore your options, from postcards for a single route to mailing fliers.

We also offer Fax service, laminating, carbonless form printing and more. We can design letterheads and business cards, print envelopes and create full color pamphlets.

We want your business!

Our prices are competitive with print and copy centers in larger cities, while offering the convenience of home, and we work hard to turn out quality products quickly.

To learn more about our printing services or to obtain a quote, email news@theexponent.com, fax (517) 592-3241, or call (517) 592-2122.

Our office is located at 160 S. Main St. in Brooklyn.

The Brooklyn Exponent

The Brooklyn Exponent is an award-winning community newspaper that has served Brooklyn and the Irish Hills since 1881.

The paper focuses on the areas of general news, government, crime reporting, sports, and more.

Our coverage area includes ten townships, two villages and four school districts. Our circulation area is often described as being the Irish Hills.

The business has been successful because our advertisers, readers and writers know the role local journalism plays in creating a vibrant, flourishing community.

Those interested in subscribing can get the paper online or receive a hard copy mailed to their home. To subscribe, visit http://theexponent.com/subscriptionplans or call (517) 592-2122 Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Where can I get a single copy? For those who prefer getting single copies, a complete list of where they can be purchased is at the bottom of this page.


Are you looking to target the Brooklyn-Irish Hills area with your services? Utilizing the Brooklyn Exponent, Irish Hills Live.com and our mailing and printing services can help you blanket this unique community in a way no other business can offer.

We can help you create a marketing plan, design your ads, and tell your story to the greater Irish Hills community in a way that will be sure to help turn attention your way.

To learn more about advertising in the paper, online, through the mail, email news@theexponent.com, fax (517) 592-3241, or call (517) 592-2122.

We will work hard so your marketing dollars work hard for you!

Get your paper here!


Greenleaf Farm, 18123 Greenleaf Road, Addison

Panthers Pit , 100 S. Steer St., Addison

Woodstock Wine & Cheese, 6409 US-223, Addison

U.S. 12 & U.S. 127 Fuels Stop, 18715 U.S. 12, Cement City


Big Boy Restaurant, 329 S. Main St., Brooklyn

Buddy’s Gas Station, 152 S. Main St., Brooklyn

Brooklyn Party Shoppe, 188 S. Main St. Brooklyn

Country Market, 11301 Brooklyn Road, Brooklyn

Old Highway Market, 14335 U.S. 12, Brooklyn

Poppa’s Place, 208 S. Main St., Brooklyn

Weatherwax Drug Store, 105 N. Main St., Brooklyn

Wesco, 10409 Brooklyn Road, Brooklyn

Yoder’s, 11700 M-50, Brooklyn

Cement City

CC Main Street Market, 133 Main St., Cement City


Doyle’s Market, 210 Hyde Road, Clarklake

Mugsy’s Lakeside Market, 3035 Ocean Beach Road, Clarklake

Save Time Convenience Store, 3101 Jefferson Road, Clarklake

Manitou Beach

Jerry’s Market, 1235 Elm St, Manitou Beach

Lightning Quick, 14661 US-223, Manitou Beach

Sterling Market, 860 Manitou Road, Manitou Beach


B & B Express, 125 S. Brooklyn Road, Napoleon

Buddy’s Gas Station – Corrigan Oil, 6777 Brooklyn Road, Napoleon

Napoleon Café, 6816 W. Brooklyn Road, Napoleon

Vic’s Market, 101 Austin Road, Napoleon


Jugheads, 102 Exchange St., Norvell


Borchardt Brothers, 8901 Onsted Hwy., Onsted

JJ’s, 7991 Onsted Hwy., Onsted

Lenawee Fuels Perky Pantry, 7629 U.S. 12, Onsted

Somerset Center

B & T, 12823 E. Chicago Road, Somerset