Magazine Issues

					

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: African American artists in the spotlight, El Concilio helps Latinos find support, meet James Devers, who’s behind the Gull Lake Dam project, Schmaltz Museum of Earth History and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: Seven Generations builds on its tribal influence, Death Cafe Kalamazoo, Kazoo Books’ Gloria Tiller, training for safer racetracks, St. Julian winemaker Nancie Oxley and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: A summer spectacular: The family behind Kline’s Resort, custom built wooden watercraft, The Blodgett Wedding Barn, Kalamazoo Valley Museum’s Bill McElhone, muralists and murals of Kalamazoo and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: See Your Town Like A Tourist! Our annual issue of adventures, places and things in SW Michigan for you to rediscover or discover for the first time!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: Going Medieval: Kalamazoo is a mecca for middle ages scholars and theater; the non-GMO goodness of Bailey’s Meats, VOCES8’s Blake Morgan, native trees arborists love, Downtown Kalamazoo Partnership’s Andrew Haan and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: Esports has arrived: Kalamazoo’s competitive gaming scene; modern Potawatomi regalia, rocks and the people who love them, historic builders and more!

Exploring Kalamazoo’s competitive gaming scene

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: It’s a team effort to prevent group violence, sworn enemies become unlikely allies, a no-pressure youth soccer club, Nite Beams lights folks up for safety and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: Murphy Darden is wrangling local black history, eyelashes are a booming business, Cheryl Dickson talks about health equity, Gryphon Place, lost Kalamazoo buildings and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine — How PlazaCorp is transforming Kalamazoo and saving its history, the art of ripped paper, meet Kristen Crandle, Sandershire Seasonings and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: Revealed: unseen photos from Encore, gift guide, quilters provide comfort, Kalamazoo Ringers, and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine: Meet the ‘guitar whisperer’ Rendal Wall; Pachamama Street Food, the KSO’s Julian Kuerti, Johnny Appleseed-inspired poetry, delicious desserts for Four Roses Cafe and more!

Southwest Michigan’s Magazine — KDPS’ first female chief Karianne Thomas, the junior pool league racks up players, the pick of the apple varieties, engineering club encourages failure, meet Portage Mayor Patricia Randall and more.

  • Search by year

Support local journalism by subscribing to Encore

By becoming a subscriber, you can help secure the future of Encore’s local reporting.

One year for
$36
Just $3 a month!

Sign up for our Newsletter

Never miss an issue by getting Encore delivered to your Inbox every month.

The opinions, beliefs and viewpoints expressed by those interviewed and featured in our articles do not reflect the opinions, beliefs and viewpoints of Encore Magazine or the official policies, owners or employees of Encore Publications.

Encore Magazine is published 12 times a year. © 2022 Encore Publications. All Rights Reserved.
117 W. Cedar St., Suite A, Kalamazoo, MI 49007 (269) 383-4433