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October 02 2014

In January 1942, the Glenn Miller Orchestra’s recording of “I’ve Got a Gal in Kalamazoo” was holding strong as the No.

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September 01 2014

You can hear the Gull Lake Dam well before you can see it, the water splashing down the spillway creating a kind of wet whisper in the wo

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August 28 2014

Kalamazoo is a city committed to art, music and writing, but it seems to be missing an important type of arts space — an all-ages, all-ar

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August 28 2014

Fifteen years ago the Best of Michigan Wine Tasting moved from Kalamazoo to Lawton, and in a way it was coming home.

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June 01 2014

Have you ever experienced “The Lycra Factor”?

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June 01 2014

Ah, the family reunion — multiple generations, interests and personalities coming together in one place for food and fun.

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April 01 2014

The thought of going green can be intimidating — it’s easy to get wrapped up into thinking large-scale changes are the only way to make a

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April 01 2014

An exhibit of poetry-inspired art on display at the Portage District Library shows what visual artists can come up with when asked to cre

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March 01 2014

During the team name announcement for the Kalamazoo’s newest baseball team.

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March 01 2014

How does a guy go from being a villain on stage to running a hot-air balloon company?

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