138-Year-Old Ladies’ Library Association Helps Girls of Color Explore the World KALAMAZOO (MICH.)–Shemaiah Lawler can identify 20 landmarks from around the world in less
“I came into this job thinking of the things I’d heard about Gordy; believing, ‘Oh, Mr. Gordy was crook.’ I came to find out that people say one thing (rumors) and run with it. I’ve learned, by being a part of this show, that a lot of (misinformation) goes on in life, and often is a separation of truth and fact.” READ MORE ABOUT MOTOWN THE MUSICAL…COMING TO MILLER AUDITORIUM MAY 9-14, 2017.
On April 12, Lakeside for Children officials announced the opening of a new Health & Wellness Center at their Kalamazoo residential treatment facility and school for abused and neglected teenagers. The 12,500 sq.-ft. structure houses three classrooms, a multipurpose room, and a regulation-size high school basketball court that can accommodate other activities. READ MORE!
Would you like gardens that are the envy of your neighborhood? How about bragging rights to growing the tastiest produce? Kalamazoo Master Gardener volunteers will gladly help you at the 10th annual Plant Sale. READ MORE!
6 girls in Europe + 3 study abroad college credits= Priceless Experience! MICHIGAN-Invest in the futures of six Michigan girls who will take part
The Michigan Department of Health and Human Services (MDHHS) today issued an Order under the Public Health Code requiring McLaren Flint Hospital to immediately correct conditions in its facility to reduce the risk of future exposure to Legionella at the hospital. READ MORE!
Mae Jemison, M.D., the first woman of color in space, is the keynote speaker at Kalamazoo Community Foundation’s 2017 Community Meeting on March 23, 7 p.m., at Western Michigan University’s Miller Auditorium. READ MORE!
The City of Portage to honor Dr. King. READ MORE!
Find out which high school band wins the competition to open for Drumline Live! at Miller Auditorium. READ MORE!
When 11-year-old Tori Bates boarded a plane from Sarasota, FL, to New York City with her family this summer, auditioning for the national tour of Annie was the furthest thing from her mind. READ MORE!