Thursday Apr 10
Kalamazoo Public Schools to hold April 15 forum on KRESA school enhancement tax
The forum will be held at 7 p.m. p.m., in room 130 of the Community Education Center, at the corner of Vine Street and South Westnedge Avenue.
Athletic money stolen from Parchment schools kept in unlocked locations, police report says
Kalamazoo Township police were unable to solve an embezzlement case at Parchment School District because it involved cash kept in two unlocked locations at Parchment High School and was easily accessible to dozens of people, according to police documents.
Reminder: 6 Metro Transit bus routes to change starting Monday
On Route #4 Oakland, new service will begin on Oakland Drive between Springmont Avenue and West Milham Avenue with service into Milham Meadows Apartments.
Detroit Free Press
The Healthy Table: Versatile fennel pulls its weight in the kitchen
A member of the parsley family, this licorice-flavored vegetable provides a healthy dose of vitamins A and C, potassium, calcium and fiber.
$20,000 stolen from Parchment schools athletic fund in embezzlement mystery
After a 19-month investigation, the Kalamazoo Township Police Department has ended its probe into the embezzlement of an estimated $20,000 from the Parchment School District without making an arrest, Police Chief Tim Bourgeois said.
Sentencings in Kalamazoo County Circuit Court for March 24, 2014
Jose Carlos Briones Jr., 37, of Barney Road, was sentenced to two days in jail, five years of probation and ordered to pay attorney fees, court costs and state fees for aggravated stalking in January in Parchment.