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November 30 2016

John Fetzer wanted to build a better world and set the foundation for it by establishing The Fetzer Institute in Kalamazoo in 1954.

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November 21 2016

One of the most common questions local history reference librarians get is: What is the history of my house?

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October 31 2016

In the busyness of life, we often thirst for a place of quietude where we can reconnect, reflect and redirect our inner selves.

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October 31 2016

For John Reuter, who’s been a regular vendor at the Kalamazoo Farmers’ Market for years, the reasons he farms with draft horses are simpl

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October 01 2016

Most people who give directions to their house do not use the words “You’ll know you have the right place when you start seeing the giant

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October 01 2016

When a 2013 state study indicated that more than 64 percent of Kalamazoo County adults were overweight or obese, Kalamazoo Valley Communi

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October 01 2016

It’s a Wednesday night at Skyridge Church of the Brethren in Kalamazoo. Children are everywhere, as young as 1 to middle-schoolers.

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August 29 2016

Blueberries are nothing new to Dale Mitchell and his nine siblings.

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August 29 2016

“I’ll volunteer until the day I can’t.”

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August 01 2016

When Sheila McGrew married Bill Nichols in 1971, she sensed his adventurous spirit but didn’t anticipate the magnitude of his exploits or

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