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Kalamazoo, Michigan is located in Kalamazoo County. Zip codes in Kalamazoo, MI include 49006, 49009, and 49001. The median home price in Kalamazoo is $88,900 which is roughly $61/per square foot. More Kalamazoo information.

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1 hr ago | MLive.com

More job-hunters and mid-summer layoffs pushed the Kalamazoo-area unemployment rate to 6.7% in June

The unemployment rate for the Kalamazoo-Portage Metropolitan Statistical Area worsened -- rising to 6.7 percent in June -- as more job hunters returned to the labor market and as some industries made seasonal layoffs.

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5 hrs ago | MLive.com

Kalamazoo peregrine falcon's name announced

On Friday, Fifth Third Bank's naming committee selected "Promise" as the official name of the falcon that was released to the wild Thursday, July 3, after it fell from its nesting box on the 13th floor of the bank building on Michigan Avenue last month.

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7 hrs ago | MLive.com

MLive reader zooeats offers 5 choices from Taste & Brew of Kalamazoo

As the 29th annual Taste & Brew of Kalamazoo enters its second day, MLive reader zooeats has posted great photos of some of the items available at the festival, which runs through Saturday.

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11 hrs ago | MLive.com

Kalamazoo party supplies store Party Perfect is set to close at the end of July

The business, which got its start 28 years ago on South Westnedge Avenue, but has been located at 5027 W. Main St. in the West Century Center for more than 23 years, plans to close on July 31. Owner Mary VanStreain said her sales have been nearly flat over the past several years as more people turned to the Internet for party goods and supplies, ... (more)

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12 hrs ago | MLive.com

Kalamazoo Growlers' selfie jerseys a hit during Thursday night's game

After a long wait, the Kalamazoo Growlers finally revealed their "selfie jerseys" during Thursday night's game against the Wisconsin Woodchucks at Homer Stryker Field.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

MLive.com

Black Arts Festival sends message of peace for Kalamazoo kids on Youth Day

Kids in the youth-led peace protest parade cried, "Stop the violence," as the crowd waved signs that read "Peace to Kalamazoo," and "Protect our Youth."

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MLive.com

Do you think busking is the same as panhandling? Vote here

In response to an article about the Kalamazoo City Attorney's office researching the city's panhandling ordinance , several readers debated whether or not busking, or playing music in public spaces for donations, is the same as panhandling.

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Kalamazoo police identify teen homicide victim on Mount Olivet Road

A 19-year-old shot outside in the 3200 block of Mount Olivet Road in Kalamazoo Wednesday night has been identified as Christopher Lee Adams, according to a press release from the Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety.

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Black Arts Festival, Taste and Brew of Kalamazoo and more on this weekend's Top 5 things to do

To celebrate its 45th anniversary, the Paw Paw Village Players will present "The Music Man," the first full Broadway show put on by the community theater in 1970.

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Kalamazoo-area government, business leaders urge passage on Proposal...

Proposal 1 on the August ballot involves "a reasonable, bipartisan compromise" to resolve long-standing concerns about Michigan's personal property tax , says Kalamazoo City Commissioner David Anderson.

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2 candidates in Kalamazoo County Board race have criminal histories

Two of the four candidates vying for the District 1 seat on the Kalamazoo County Board of Commissioners have criminal histories.

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Golf outing to honor memory of Alexandra Burgett, WMU senior killed in 2012 crash

A golf outing next month will honor a Western Michigan University senior who was just two months from graduation in 2012 when she was killed in a crash caused by a distracted driver reaching for his wallet.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

Teenager Shot & Killed in Kalamazoo, Investigation Underway

The Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety is working to identify suspects after a teenager was shot and killed in the city late Wednesday evening.

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MLive.com

Western Michigan University's Sangren Hall awarded LEED Gold certification

And then there were nine: Western Michigan University's Sangren Hall has been awarded LEED Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council, the university announced Wednesday.

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Sushi? Pulled pork? Chili dogs? Readers, tell us what to sample at Taste of Kalamazoo

When: July 24-26 Where: Arcadia Creek Festival Place Cost: Thursday, $5 at 4 p.m., $7 at 6 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, $7 at 4 p.m. and $10 at 6 p.m. This year, the group at MLive will be posting reactions live from the 2014 Taste&Brew of Kalamazoo festival site, beginning shortly after noon, and we're taking requests now for foods you'd like us to ... (more)

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Take a 'sneak peek' at Pilgrim Haven Natural Area open house as work continues on South Haven site

The Southwest Michigan Land Conservancy is holding its second public open house of the summer at the Pilgrim Haven Natural Area in South Haven this Saturday, July 26, from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Like previous open houses , the entire site will be open, from the beach to the hiking trails and picnic areas, but SWMLC also is asking for volunteers ... (more)

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Drum Corps International Tour comes to Paw Paw on Saturday

Legends, a competitive drum and bugle corps based in Kalamazoo, will be among seven bands performing as part of an Drum Corps International Tour performance on Saturday, July 26. The event will begin at 7 p.m. at Falan Field at Paw Paw Middle School, 313 W. Michigan Ave. In addition to Legends, bands performing Saturday are the Vanguard Cadets from ... (more)

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Attorneys Kevin McCarthy and Eric Brown join Warner Norcross & Judd law firm in Kalamazoo

Eric V. Brown Jr. brings nearly five decades of experience as a business attorney to his role as an of counsel attorney at Warner Norcross.

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Is busking panhandling? Kalamazoo city attorney researching ordinance on street performers

That changed earlier this month when the 25-year-old unemployed Kalamazoo man was approached by a pair of Kalamazoo Department of Public Safety officers as he strummed his guitar.

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'Serious concerns' raised about new judge assignments in Kalamazoo County

The head of an association made up of more than 60 attorneys who practice family law in Kalamazoo County said he has numerous questions about a decision last week to assign a sitting district court judge to an open seat in probate court .

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