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November 01 2020

In the spring of 2016, when Dave and Shari Groendyk visited Inglenook, a pocket neighborhood in Carmel, Indiana, one thing quickly became

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October 01 2020

It’s an open invitation from Nathan Smallwood, CEO of the Kalamazoo Nature Center: “I urge you to come out in this challenging time.

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September 01 2020

When the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra begins its 100th season this month, it will be a memorable milestone celebration.

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September 01 2020

When Gloria Badiner laid eyes on cast glass for the first time, 25 years ago, it was love at first sight — but her newfound love had cons

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August 01 2020

It was a unique and creative assignment.

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August 01 2020

Stepping into a new country and culture that are entirely unfamiliar and trying to make this new place home — that is what it is to be an

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July 01 2020

In the early 1980s, when cable television was still in its infancy, if you lived in the greater Kalamazoo area, there’s a good chance you

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June 01 2020

For the last few years, Encore’s June issue has had the recurring theme of “See Your Town Like a Tourist,” with articles on plac

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May 01 2020

When Encore photographer Brian K.

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April 01 2020

One day in 2018, while Vicksburg teacher and veterinarian Noreen Heikes and some of her students were out horseback riding in Africa, the

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In the spring of 2016, when Dave and Shari Groendyk visit

Sunday, November 01, 2020

It’s an open invitation from Nathan Smallwood, CEO of the

Thursday, October 01, 2020

When the Kalamazoo Symphony Orchestra begins its 100th se

Tuesday, September 01, 2020

When Gloria Badiner laid eyes on cast glass for the first

Tuesday, September 01, 2020

It was a unique and creative assignment.

Saturday, August 01, 2020