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February 01 2018

While other cosplayers may volunteer to appear at charity events in costume, Laura Schubkegel has made her hobby a business.

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February 01 2018

You can find stormtroopers, Disney princesses and ghostbusters in the flesh almost any weekend in Kalamazoo — without going to a movie th

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January 01 2018

When someone new walks onto the pickleball court at the YMCA of Greater Kalamazoo’s Portage branch, they are met with waves, smiles and g

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December 01 2017

Many people believe that human trafficking occurs only in poor countries, but it occurs throughout the United States, including here in S

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December 01 2017

So here’s one of the great things about a printed magazine: the photos.

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November 01 2017

Whether we eat at home, dine out or grab something on the run, consuming food is such a necessity that many of us have lost awareness of

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October 01 2017

One day in 2014, as Bill Schultz headed out of town for a weekend trip, his cell phone rang. His brother Dan Schultz had some big news.

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September 01 2017

When you talk with Edward Montgomery, Western Michigan University’s new president, every answer is punctuated with a smile and a laugh.

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September 01 2017

When Edward Montgomery accepted the presidency at Western Michigan University, there was no question that his wife, Kari, was happy about

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September 01 2017

“The best 10 years of my life” is how John Dunn describes his decade as president of Western Michigan University.

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