Tag Archive for Apartments Kalamazoo MI

It’s Girl Scout Cookie time – which flavor is your favorite?

Somewhere around the end of January we tend to stray from our health and fitness goals, the New Year’s resolutions and promises we made to eat better and workout more regularly. And I think I have it all figured out. This is exactly the time of year when we start to see Valentine’s candy hit…

Kalamazoo residents seeking puppies need look no further than SPCA

Kalamazoo County Animal Control Officers last summer rescued three adult dogs from a home where they were left without food, water or proper shelter. They were tied up illegally with choke chains. By a stroke of luck the animals, all female, were taken back to Animal Services, where officials discovered that two of them were…

Troy native Steve Yeun is featured on ‘The Walking Dead’

Did you spend Halloween watching The Walking Dead? I couldn’t help myself. I’d been waiting and anticipating the new AMC show since I first caught a glimpse of the previews months ago. Zombies and a post-apocalyptic world? Sign me up. Even more exciting? Troy Mich. native Steve Yeun is a cast member on the show.…

Hot Like Fire – Hip Hop Show

Hot Like Fire is a Fire Reunion Fundraiser Show. If you want to know what’s going on in Kalamazoo’s hip hop scene, then you don’t want to miss this show. Everyone should come out and enjoy a great night of hip hop from Kalamazoo artists! Who’s Performing? D Unique B J-Hype D Wink Po Ms…

Back in 24: ArtPrize gets 1st

Are you tired of the same touring Van Gogh and Picasso shows? When people talk about their favorite art pieces, do you wish there was an answer besides The Mona Lisa? Here’s a chance to make your friends more culturally aware and find art that is relatable, inventive and visually astounding. Grand Rapids has turned…

I Miss Sushi!

When I was in Kalamazoo, whenever I craved sushi the one person I can count on to share this craving with was, Christy. Sushi was just our thing. I am not sure it counts when its fried and has cream cheese as an ingredient, but that was my favorite roll [THE WMU ROLL]. I really…

Plymouth’s Old Village hosts Barktoberfest Oct. 2

This time of year our thoughts turn to Oktoberfest celebrations where we raise a pint and dive into German-inspired delicacies. But in Plymouth’s Old Village neighborhood, it’s all gone to the dogs. For the first time, the quaint area will play host to Barktoberfest, a charitable event for dog owners and their furry companions. The…

Michigan family makes it into the ‘other Facebook movie’

There is plenty of talk about David Fincher’s The Social Network, a film due out this weekend about the rise of Facebook. In the meantime, an indie flick titled Catfish has been making waves in limited release as “the other Facebook movie.” A documentary that debuted at the Sundance Film Festival in January, Catfish is…

Farmington’s Harvest Moon Celebration extends through the weekend

Downtown Farmington celebrates the Harvest Moon with a full weekend of events. It all began last night with a wine and beer tasting but the revelry continues tonight with the Harvest Moon Dance  from 5-11 p.m. at Sundquist Pavilion in Riley Park and extends through Saturday. Stop by for live music by Bob Monteleone, performing…