The 2017 Juneteenth Family Day Planning Committee announces their headliner and featured artists for Saturday, June 17th. The main stage will have a short program and entertainment from Noon to 6 p.m. The headliner for the 2017 Juneteenth Family Day is gospel artist Vera Riley of Lansing, MI. READ MORE!
State Rep. Brandt Iden encourages residents to kick off the summer by taking advantage of Michigan’s Free Fishing Weekend, June 9 and 10. READ MORE!
The 5th Annual Rhythm & Blues Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony & Concert – 2017, will be held in the motor city, Detroit, Michigan. READ MORE!
Kalamazoo College students and researchers soon will have more effective opportunities for chemical analysis thanks to a $255,000 grant from The Herbert H. and Grace A. Dow Foundation. The grant allows K to replace an aging nuclear magnetic resonance (NMR) spectrometer, allowing students to analyze and identify chemical compounds and structures with state-of-the-art equipment. READ MORE!
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Bronson has partnered with Family Doctors of Vicksburg to form Bronson Family Medicine — Vicksburg. Since the early 1900s, Family Doctors of Vicksburg has been providing care to people in southern Kalamazoo County. “We are very pleased to welcome the longstanding Family Doctors of Vicksburg team to the Bronson family,” says Carla Herbert, project director at Bronson. “We look forward to continuing to serve families in the area and to provide exceptional healthcare experiences.” READ MORE!
Are you looking for a reason to get outside and enjoy the summer weather with your kids? Take part in the many activities offered on the Kalamazoo River Valley Trails! READ MORE!
Big Brothers Big Sisters, A Community of Caring is excited to announce plans for the 40th Annual Benefit Dinner. The June 19th milestone event will feature Western Michigan University’s new football coach Tim Lester as Guest Speaker. READ MORE!
A Taste of Everything Expo is organized and hosted by C Brooks Presents with City Talk Magazine as the media sponsor. This event offers excitement to anyone interested in the chance to see some of the finest products in the Michigan, family fun and great food. Scheduled hours for the Expo are from 12:00pm to 8:00pm with many activities for families. A Taste of Everything includes Pony Rides, face painting and aPetting Zoo for the kids, a Bridal Expo, Merchants Row, Detroit Food Fest and an Entertainment Fest. READ MORE!
The Historical Society of Michigan announces the winners of its 2017 Upper Peninsula History Awards, which will be presented during its 68th annual Upper Peninsula History Conference in Iron River and Caspian, Mich. FIND OUT MORE!