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A mobile home was quickly consumed by fire Friday morning and a nearby home damaged by the intensity of the heat.
Is racial profiling justified?
Do undocumented immigrants contribute to the economy?
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The Kalamazoo Children's Chorus Eastside Choir will make its debut on Sunday, performing a holiday concert in the Eastside neighborhood.
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In order for a jury to convict Fred Glespie of involuntary manslaughter and child abuse in the death of three children who died in a Kalamazoo apartment fire , they will have to believe the testimony of his former girlfriend Jonetta Woods.
Originally Thorngate was only charged with assaulting Padilla but unfortunately Mr. Padilla died from his injuries almost a month after the assault.
Bell's Brewery Inc. unveils a wood sculpture at the brewery called "From Seed to the Senses," created by Rockford, Ill., artist Salem Barker on Thursday, Dec. 5, 2013.
That's when Unruly Brewing Co. , 360 W. Western Ave., quietly opened to the public but it didn't take long for word to get out.
People in Kalamazoo won't have to wait much longer for a federal decision about what to do with an old landfill site that's full of toxic material.
The unemployment rate for the Kalamazoo-Portage area improved in September as students existed the competitive job market, but took a turn in the opposite direction in October as more job seekers began looking for work to get them through the holidays.
No one was hurt in a fire that public safety officers are terming suspicious that burned the porch of a house on Elizabeth Street Wednesday night, the fourth house fire in that neighborhood in recent weeks, said Lt.
People on The Move announces the new title or working role of local people moving from one paid position to another.
After Dale Anderson's plans to work with troubled kids in a building program fell apart, he was looking at a box of artisanal chocolates and said maybe he would start a chocolate business instead.
"It appears there is a lack of reliable information to charge and it does not appear there is credible evidence rising to a 'reasonable probability of conviction' based on statements made during the investigation, and other evidence releated to those statements," Calhoun County Prosecutor David Gilbert said Wednesday in an e-mail to the Kalamazoo ... (more)
Kalamazoo County is one of 20 communities picked by the Lumina Foundation to participate in a nationwide project to dramatically boost completion of post-secondary programs.
Twenty U.S. communities have been chosen as the first partners in a national initiative aimed at increasing the ranks of college graduates.
Kalamazoo is once again a temporary home to a magnificent snowy owl, a bird native to the Arctic driven south by a dramatic drop in lemmings, the predatory bird's typical food source.
The one count of open murder was authorized Wednesday morning against Drew Stafford Thorngate, 25, in the death of Francico Jesus Veloz-Padilla, Kalamazoo County Prosecutor Jeff Getting said.